Press "Enter" to skip to content

Posts tagged as “UPND”

United Party for National Development (UPND)

Hichilema Brushes Off Paradise Papers Link

[Zambia Reports] Opposition UPND President Hakainde Hichilema has brushed off insinuations that his being named in the world famous Paradise Papers that discloses secretive overseas arrangements for high profile global citizens amounts to illegality.

Hichilema Is an Imperialist, Says Politician Tayali

[Zambia Reports] Barely a few months after forging some cosmetic alliance, opposition leader Chilufya Tayali has turned against UPND president Hakainde Hichilema branding him an "imperialist wanting to mortgage the country."

Lungu and Hichilema Need to Walk the Dialogue Path

[Zambia Reports] The political situation in Zambia is much improved in the aftermath of the release of UPND president Hakainde Hichilema on August 16 from prison on charges of treason.

Opposition’s Kasonso Puts Mulusa On the Spot

[Zambia Reports] Solwezi West UPND Member of Parliament Teddy Kasonso Friday morning put National Development Planning Minister Lucky Mulusa on the spot asking him to explain why the state of infrastructure is still poor yet the province is contributin...

Opposition Cancels Rally Over Cholera Threats

[Zambia Reports] Opposition leader Radical Revolutionary Party (RRP) leader Vincent Chaile has backed government's decision to cancel the UPND rally that was due to take place in Kanyama yesterday.

UPND Lufwanyama MP Fumes

[Zambia Reports] With his fate in court after being elected Member of Parliament in Lufwanyama constituency, Leonard Fungulwe was left fuming after security denied him entry in Chief Nkana's meeting with President Edgar Lungu.

Hichilema Slammed For Calling His Supporters ‘Cowards’

[Zambia Reports] A UPND official in Kitwe has reacted angrily to calls by party leader Hakainde Hichilema suggesting that some members were cowards who could not stand up and speak out against injustices allegedly perpetrated by the ruling Patriotic Fr...

Hichilema Back On Campaign Trail

[Zambia Reports] UPND president Hakainde Hichilema is back on the campaign trail and joined his team in campaigning for their candidate in Thursday's council chairperson elections.

Police Block Hichilema’s Thanksgiving Prayers

[Zambia Reports] Religious affairs minister Reverend Godfridah Saili yesterday overruled the Zambia Police and asked Lusaka Province police commissioner Nelson Phiri to allow the church to conduct freed UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema's thanksgiving pra...

Police Reject 1000 Applications for Campaign Permits

[Zambia Reports] UPND Secretary General Steven Katuka has disclosed that the Zambia Police Service has in the recent past rejected about 1, 010 applications by the party to hold meetings countrywide.

Opposition Leader Mwamba Calls Off Alleged Sakala Bluff

[Zambia Reports] UPND vice president for administration Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba says Daily Nation proprietor Richard Sakala phoned him in an attempt to con him into scandalizing Chishimba Kambwili.

Ruling Party, Opposition Renew Rivalry in By-Election

[Zambia Reports] The ruling Patriotic Front and the leading opposition party UPND will renew their rivalry when the Electoral Commission of Zambia calls by-elections at council and ward level in selected parts of the country.

Politician Canisius Banda Makes Fun of Mwamba’s Doctorate

[Zambia Reports] In typical Dr. Canisius Banda wit, the former UPND vice-president took to social media to poke fun at newly decorated honorary doctorate recipient Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba commonly known as GBM.

Opposition’s Banda Disputes ‘Hichilema Rot in Jail’ Reports

[Zambia Reports] Former UPND vice-president Dr. Canisius Banda has disputed an article published by the Daily Nation claiming he wants incarcerated opposition leader Hakainde Hichilmea to remain in prison where he is facing a non-bailable charge of tre...