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Posts published in “Day: August 6, 2015

Africa Rulings Move LGBT Rights Forward

[HRW] Jurist Guest Columnists Anneke Meerkotter of the Southern Africa Litigation Centre and Graeme Reid of Human Rights Watch discuss how recent court rulings in Botswana, Kenya and Zambia illustrate significant progress in human rights in general and...

GBM Will Ditch UPND If He Loses Kasama – Tayali

[Zambia Reports] Volatile Zambian Voice Executive Director Chilufya Tayali says newly appointed United Party for National Development vice president for administration may ditch the opposition political party if he loses the Kasama Central seat by-elec...

Bangweulu Votes

[Zambia Reports] The people of Bangweulu will today go to the polls to vote for a new Member of Parliament following the death of incumbent Chifita Matafwali.

Up to 10 Hours of Load Shedding for Zambians

[News24Wire] South Africans who complain about load shedding can thank their lucky stars that they are not living in Zambia at the moment. That country has been suffering power failures of up to ten hours a day.

GBM, Mumbi Phiri Trade Drugs Accusation

[Zambia Reports] Opposition United Party for National Development vice president Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba and Patriotic Front deputy secretary general Mumbi Phiri have taken their feud to their 'bedrooms' with each accusing the other of being on drugs.

Police Arrest Two Evelyn Hone Students

[Zambia Reports] Police will drag two Evelyn Hone College students to court after they were caught up in the riot that rocked the institution over load shedding and poor sanitation.

Four Miners Put to Rest

[Zambia Reports] The remains of the four miners have been laid to rest with issues about safety taking centre stage.

Masebo Pleads Not Guilty

[Zambia Reports] Chongwe Member of Parliament Sylvia Masebo has pleaded not guilty to two counts of corruption.

Lawyer Saul Muzyamba Dies in Traffic Accident

[Zambia Reports] Prominent Livingstone Lawyer Saul Muzyamba has died in a road traffic accident after the vehicle he was driving lost control due to speeding, according to a report by ZANIS.

Three Members of Rainbow Party Arrested

[Zambia Reports] Police in Isoka district of Muchinga province have arrested and charged three members of the opposition Rainbow party with conduct likely to cause the breach of peace, according to a report by ZANIS.

Confusion At Chadiza PF Elections

[Zambia Reports] The Patriotic Front (PF) Chadiza district party elections have been marred with confusion after some candidates were allegedly denied their right to vote while the constituency committee has been accused of bribing the delegates, accor...

Kalaba Warns Mulonda

[Zambia Reports] After been exposed for alleged double dealings to use his ambassadorial post for Rainbow Party promotion activities, Palan Mulonda has been called on and warned by Zambia's Foreign Affairs Minister Harry Kalaba.