[Zambia Reports] Opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) president Hakainde Hichilema has finally walked to freedom after having spent about four months behind bars.
Posts published in “Day: August 16, 2017”
[Zambia Reports] In a subtle jibe at the ruling Patriotic Front, Roan MP Chishimba Kambwili says the release of Hakainde Hichilema is as a result of international pressure.
[Zambia Reports] Opposition FDD has become the first prominent voice to oppose the announcement HIV testing will be mandatory.
[Deutsche Welle] Hakainde Hichilema had been charged with treason for failing to give way to President Lungu's motorcade. Once a stable democracy, Zambia now risks becoming increasingly authoritarian.
[PR Newswire] London -British High Commissioner Fergus Cochrane-Dyet OBE has welcomed the launch of Zambia's first ever oil and gas exploration survey by Tullow Oil.
[Times of Zambia] Inspector General of Police Kakoma Kanganja has warned of punitive action against officers 'spoiling' themselves with illicit behaviour such as drinking on duty at the expense of service delivery to the people.
[Times of Zambia] The Constitutional Court (ConCourt) has refused to join President Edgar Lungu to a matter in which four opposition political party leaders are seeking the interpretation of Article 106 concerning his eligibility to contest the 2021 pr...
[Zambia Reports] Senior Chief Mukuni of the Toka Leya people of Southern Province has condemned Chief Chitimukulu for barring Chishimba Kambwili from attending the Ukusefya Pa Ng'wena traditional ceremony over the weekend.
[Times of Zambia] The Government has warned it will not be 'blackmailed' by mining companies that are still hesitating to pay for power under the revised tariffs.
[DA] The Democratic Alliance (DA) welcomes the release of Zambian opposition leader, Hakainde Hichelima, from prison this morning following a decision by the State to drop the baseless treason charges brought against him in April this year.
[Zambia Reports] The declaration by President Edgar Lungu that HIV testing will be mandatory at all health facilities in the country has ignited debate among the citizenry.
[Times of Zambia] HIV/AIDS testing is now mandatory in public health institutions as the Government acts to prevent further loss of life from the disease which has claimed hundreds of thousands of lives since the mid-80s, President Edgar Lungu has anno...
[Zambia Reports] The Second Session of the Twelfth National Assembly will open on Friday 15th September, 2017 with President Edgar Lungu expected to grace the ceremony.
[Zambia Reports] With the official Chipolopolo replica jersey yet to hit the market, black market traders have taken the initiative by rolling out counterfeit Mafro kit.
[Zambia Reports] As incarcerated opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema returns to court today, a general consensus is seemingly on the table he should concede defeat to President Edgar Lungu.
[Zambia Reports] I am yet to read the full statement on the issue of making the testing for HIV mandatory.