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Posts published in “Day: November 11, 2013

Fodep Seeks Justice for Killed PF Cadres

[Zambia Reports]The Foundation for Democratic Process says justice must prevail over the death of Patriotic Front members who was murdered by fellow party members in intra party clashes.

Flashback – Did Chanda Chimba Lie?

[Zambia Reports]Investigative journalist Chanda Chimba III carried a series of documentaries dubbed Stand up for Zambia in the run up to elections in 2011. In his documentaries, Chimba compiled footage of President Michael Sata and archives articles wa...

Opinion – Sata’s Lack of Concern Over Bloodshed Is Alarming

[Zambia Reports]For months now cool heads have been urging the Republican President Michael Sata to halt the confusion in his ruling Patriotic Front party. But the President not known to lose a moment to say things even when keeping quiet is the wiser ...

Sata Erupts Again, Scolds Scott and Mukanga

[Zambia Reports]President Michael Sata once again lost his cool when he went to lay wreaths at late president Levy Mwanawasa and Frederick Chiluba's burial sites.

PF Investigates KCM

[Zambia Reports]Government has constituted a task force to investigate the operations of the Konkola Copper Mines a few days after revoking the work permit of the giant mining company's chief executive officer Kishor Kumar who consequently is deported ...

Hichilema’s Letter to ACC On Sichinga Corruption

[Zambia Reports]Opposition United for National Development has officially written to the Anti Corruption Commission over the alleged irregularities in the procurement of 50, 000 metric tonnes of Urea fertilizer from Saudi Arabia.

Kabimba Defiant On Constitution

[Zambia Reports]Justice Minister Wynter Kabimba has remained defiant amidst protests by the Technical Committee Drafting the Constitution who have refused his order for them to print only 10 copies that will be availed to the President.

Old Lusaka Buildings a Blot

[Times of Zambia]IT'S nice to be back and for starters, I want to dwell on the issue of unsightly buildings that are still prevalent in Lusaka.

Msoni Fears Wage Freeze May Replicate SAP Misery

[Zambia Reports]Political activist Nason Msoni says the proposed two year wage freeze has the potential to replicate the misery that was caused by the 1996 World Bank driven Structural Adjustment Programme.

Hichilema – PF Violence Is a National Crisis

[Zambia Reports]Opposition United Party for National Development president Hakainde Hichilema has issued a statement in view of the intra-party violence that has rocked the Patriotic Front leading to the death of nearly 10 cadres.

Kaseba’s Ubutala Targets Rural Poor

[Times of Zambia]FIRST Lady Dr Christine Kaseba has said her organisation, Ubutala Bwa Bumi, has started creating partnerships to reach out to poor people in the remotest parts of the country.

CDDR Accuse PF of Failing to Prevent Cadre Violence

[Zambia Reports]According to a press statement from the Coalition for the Defence of Democratic Rights (CDDR), the Zambian government is failing to prevent the deadly violence coming from Patriotic Front (PF) cadres.

Sata Remembers Levy, Chiluba

[Times of Zambia]PRESIDENT Michael Sata yesterday took to task Transport, Works and Communications Minister, Yamfwa Mukanga for taking long to build a mausoleum on late Second Republican President Frederick Chiluba's grave.

Kambwili Calls for More Support

[Times of Zambia]SPORTS Minister Chishimba Kambwili has called on the cooperating partners to prioritise sport by increasing financial support towards the development of sport, especially in developing countries.

Decentralisation Hits Top Gear

[Times of Zambia]IN 2002, the Zambian Government announced its intention to formulate a decentralisation policy that reflected the current political dispensation of democracy with poverty alleviation.

‘You’ll Defy Sata’

[Times of Zambia]JUSTICE Minister Wynter Kabimba says the Technical Committee drafting the Republican Constitution will be defying President Michael Sata's directive if they do not sign the first 10 copies of the documents.

Under-20 Women Advance

[Times of Zambia]MISOZI Phiri put up an inspiring performance as the Zambia Women team beat Namibia to advance to the next round of the Canada 2014 FIFA Under-20 World Cup qualifiers.

Don’t Gag PF Probe – Kapeya

[Times of Zambia]CHIEF Government spokesperson Mwansa Kapeya has warned against interference in the ongoing investigations into the spate of violence between two Patriotic Front (PF) rival factions last week.

Diggers Cruise to Semis

[Times of Zambia]'MEN At Work' easily sailed through to the semi-finals of the inaugural Zambia Rugby union (ZRU) Super Eight Cup after thrashing Mufulira as league champions Red Arrows overcame a determined Green Buffaloes.