PoA amendment bill to be ready soon

Minister of Justice Given Lubinda says the Public Order Act amendment bill will soon be ready. Mr Lubinda says his Ministry is waiting for the convening of a workshop for Member of Parliament and other stakeholders on the public order act by the inter-parliamentary union. He says his ministry is currently awaiting confirmation from the Inter-Parliamentary […]

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5,000 GIRLS IMPREGANATED IN CHIPATA IN THIRD QUARTER OF 2018

More than Five Thousand girls have been impregnated in the third quarter of 2018 in Chipata district alone in eastern province. Chipata District Commissioner Kalunga Zulu has disclosed that the pregnancies where recorded from girls below the age of 20 years old. He says some of the girls are in schools while the others are out […]

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Conclude POA reforms, Veep directs Justice Minister

Vice President Inonge Wina has directed Justice Minister Given Lubinda to conclude the process of reforming the public order act which she notes has been on the drawing board for far too long. Mrs. Wina says there is need to conclude the review of the public order act so that it serves the purpose of promoting […]

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Lungu is fooling Zambians, charges Kambwili

National Democratic Congress (NDC) Consultant Chishimba Kambwili has charged that President Edgar Lungu is fooling the Zambian people by claiming to be committed to the fight against corruption. Reacting to the President’s speech during the commemoration of the international anti-corruption day on Sunday in which he said his government is committed to making Zambia a corruption […]

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Zambia will be zero Corruption zone – President Lungu

President Edgar Lungu says government is committed to making Zambia a corruption free zone on the African continent. President Lungu says his administration is working at ensuring that Corruption is curbed from the country’s political, socio-economic and political landscape. He states that the fight against corruption must not however be politicized.

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Zambia Police has no role in enjoyment of rights -Changala

The Zambia Police has been cautioned to be mindful it has no mandate to disrupt Democracy in Zambia. Civil rights activist Brebner Changala is reminding the Police to always remember that the law under which it was established, no police officer is allowed to use his or her uniform to become a vandal. Mr. Changala wants […]

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Political Parties’ Bill has passed internal legislation – Lubinda

The Political Parties’ Bill has already passed through internal legislation at the Ministry of Justice. Minister of Justice Given Lubinda says the Bill was scheduled to go through internal legislation at Cabinet last week but could not be considered owing to the extended sittings of Parliament. Mr. Lubinda has explained that extended sittings of Parliament both […]

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Magande doubtful ConCourt ruling will have immediate impact

Former Minister of Finance Ng’andu Magande has expressed doubt Friday’s ruling of the Constitutional Court will have an immediate impact on the Zambian economy. Mr. Magande says the ruling was only an interpretation of the Zambian constitution that touched on the 2021 elections and President Edgar Lungu’s eligibility to contest the elections. In an interview Mr. […]

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Corruption biggest crosscutting issue in Zambia – Burkart

German ambassador Achim Burkart says Corruption is still one of the biggest crossing cutting issue he has observed in Zambia. Mr. Burkart says he has taken note that corruption has its question in all different  areas of the Zambian society. In an exclusive interview with QTV News Mr. Burkart says his government through its embassy has […]

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ConCourt ruling has potential to restore stability – EAZ

The Economics Association of Zambia (EAZ) says Friday’s Constitutional Court ruling has potential to restore some stability in the Zambian economy in the medium term. EAZ president Lubinda Haabazoka says the Court’s decision to clear President Edgar Lungu to contest the 2021 elections has sent a single to investors that there will be no wrangles in […]

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