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Petauke Central MP axed from parley

By JAMES KUNDA – PETAUKE Central Independent Member of Parliament (MP) Emmanuel Banda has been handed a two-week suspension from all National Assembly activities for demeaning the decorum of the House.And the National Assembly has revised its sitting arrangement to accommodate new Leader of the Opposition Robert Chabinga on the front bench, with his predecessor […]

Media’s role in raising awareness on decentralisation

By JULIUS PHIRI – DECENTRALISATION is usually referred to as the transfer of powers from central government to lower levels in a political –administrative and territorial hierarchy.Decentralisation facilitates fiscal competition between jurisdictions, in particular when households are mobile between sub-national governments.Decentralisation also enhances competition within municipalities and within regions.The decentralisation was the transfer of responsibilities, […]

Pensioners ask WCFCB to provide venture loans

By CHATULA KANGALI – SOME pensioners under the Workers Compensation Fund Control Board (WCFCB) have called for the provision of loans by the fund to enable them venture into entrepreneurship.The pensioners said the provision of loans would enable them reduce dependency on their monthly pensions.Brighton Phiri of Petauke District, who was retired in 1995 at […]

Girl (17) Commits Suicide After Family Blocks Marriage

[Times of Zambia] A SEVENTEEN-YEAR-OLD girl of Petauke in Eastern Province has committed suicide after her family discouraged her from getting married to her 20-year-old boyfriend.

Petauke Contender, Josat Changa, Jumps Ship

[Zambia Reports] Independent Petauke Central candidate Josat Changa has jumped ship midway through the election campaign joining the ruling Patriotic Front.

Nampundwe Bashes Petauke Utd

[Times of Zambia] NAMPUNDWE, who last year missed promotion to the MTN-FAZ premier Division by two points, have started this year breathing fire and at the weekend bashed Petauke United to straight away go top of Zone-One of Division One.

Voting Closes in Petauke, Counting Now On

[Zambia Reports] Voting in Petauke has closed with some observers describing the turn out as average. Counting is now underway and the winner is expected to be known by midnight.

Voting Closes in Petauke, Counting Now On

[Zambia Reports] Voting in Petauke has closed with some observers describing the turn out as average. Counting is now underway and the winner is expected to be known by midnight.

Dora Siliya Headed for Landslide Victory in Petauke

[Zambia Reports] Dora Siliya, the PF candidate in the Petauke by-election, is headed for a landslide victory after early results show significant margins with her closest rival UPND's Allan Zulu trailing far behind. Petauke Central has 53 polling stati...

Dora Siliya Headed for Landslide Victory in Petauke

[Zambia Reports] Dora Siliya, the PF candidate in the Petauke by-election, is headed for a landslide victory after early results show significant margins with her closest rival UPND's Allan Zulu trailing far behind. Petauke Central has 53 polling stati...

Voting Underway in Petauke, Mulobezi and Malambo

[Zambia Reports] Constituents in Malambo, Petauke and Mulobezi are finally having a chance to elect their area Members of Parliament after a two year period without representation in parliament.

Voting Underway in Petauke, Mulobezi and Malambo

[Zambia Reports] Constituents in Malambo, Petauke and Mulobezi are finally having a chance to elect their area Members of Parliament after a two year period without representation in parliament.

Govt to Construct Mortuary in Petauke

[Zambia Reports] The all too familiar subject of development for votes may have reared its head in Petauke where government has announced the construction of a mortuary at Miyinga Mission where there is a by election.

Petauke in Campaigns Blitz

[Times of Zambia] PETAUKE Central is one of the three constituencies in Petauke District of Eastern Province.

Defiler Handed 35 Years

[Times of Zambia] A THIRTY FOUR-year-old man of Petauke District in Eastern Province has been jailed for 35 years with hard labour after being convicted of defiling a four-year-old girl.

Defiler Handed 35 Years

[Times of Zambia] A THIRTY FOUR-year-old man of Petauke District in Eastern Province has been jailed for 35 years with hard labour after being convicted of defiling a four-year-old girl.

Defiler Handed 35 Years

[Times of Zambia] A THIRTY FOUR-year-old man of Petauke District in Eastern Province has been jailed for 35 years with hard labour after being convicted of defiling a four-year-old girl.

MMD ‘Surrenders’

[Times of Zambia] THE MMD has at the last minute pulled out from contesting the Malambo and Petauke Constituency by-elections scheduled for June 30, this year.

Cartel’s Bid to Block Dora, 2 Others Comes to Crashing End

[Zambia Reports] THE Supreme Court has upheld a High Court judgment which allowed former Petauke Central member of Parliament (MP) Dora Siliya and two others to file nominations in three parliamentary by-elections. The infamous cartel had taken on Dora...