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United National Independence Party (UNIP)

2016 Elections – Democracy Hovering On the Precipice

[The Conversation Africa] When Rupiah Banda conceded defeat to Michael Sata in Zambia's 2011 elections, many commentators hailed the peaceful transfer of power as a sign that the country's democracy had matured. Twenty years after ousting the United Na...

Tilyenji Denounces Political Violence

[Times of Zambia] The United National Independence Party (UNIP) has denounced violence perpetuated by some politicians and has urged Zambians to uphold peace and have a prayerful attitude ahead of the August 11 polls so as to ensure unity.

Copperbelt UNIP Praises Lungu

[Times of Zambia] The United National Independence Party (UNIP) on the Copperbelt has praised President Edgar Lungu for delivering a Constitution that addresses the aspirations of the people.

Grey Zulu Hails New Constitution

[Times of Zambia] FORMER United National Independence Party (UNIP) secretary general, Grey Zulu, has said that the amended Constitution will provide Zambia an opportunity to develop.

Embrace New Constitution, Politicians Urged

[Times of Zambia] The United National Independence Party (UNIP) in Southern Province has called on political parties to embrace the 50 per cent plus one majority vote.

The Independence Spirit and Our National Prayer Day

[Zambia Reports] With Zambia's 51st independence anniversary on October 24, 2015 fast approaching it is very clear that the independence spirit may have gone with the defeat of Kenneth Kaunda and the United National Independence Party (UNIP) in 1991 or...

Mulimba Dies

[Times of Zambia] FORMER Defence Minister in the United National Independence Party (UNIP) administration, Lavu Mulimba has died.

Mulimba Dies

[Times of Zambia] FORMER Defence Minister in the United National Independence Party (UNIP) administration, Lavu Mulimba has died.

Mulimba Dies

[Times of Zambia] FORMER Defence Minister in the United National Independence Party (UNIP) administration, Lavu Mulimba has died.

Mulimba Dies

[Times of Zambia] FORMER Defence Minister in the United National Independence Party (UNIP) administration, Lavu Mulimba has died.

Mulimba Dies

[Times of Zambia] FORMER Defence Minister in the United National Independence Party (UNIP) administration, Lavu Mulimba has died.

Any Hope for Unip?

[Times of Zambia]TWENTY-THREE years after losing power, United National Independence Party (UNIP) has declined almost into oblivion but president Tilyenji Kaunda insists that the party is still relevant in the political arena.

1991 UNIP Election Defeat – Writing Was On the Wall

[Times of Zambia]RIGHT from the outset, I must make it clear that I am not by any means trying to campaign for Zambia's first governing party, the United National Independence Party (UNIP) because that is surely the work of its political leaders.

‘Draw Lessons From Seat Nullifications’

[Times of Zambia]THE opposition United National Independence Party (UNIP) on the Copperbelt has said there is need for politicians to draw positive lessons from the nullification of parliamentary seats by the courts on account of corruption.

ZNS Promises to Deliver Positive Results

[Times of Zambia]ESTABLISHED initially in 1963 as a militant wing of a political party, the United National Independence Party (UNIP) for the purpose of fighting for independence, what we now call Zambia National Service (ZNS) was later known as the La...

We Are Still Solid On the Ground – UNIP

[Times of Zambia]THE United National Independence Party (UNIP) says it is still strong especially on the grassroots despite not having representation in Parliament.