SUSPECTED PF CADRES ATTACK CHILESHES’S HOUSE

Suspected PF cadres last evening attacked the Woodlands home of UPND Mayoral candidate Kangwa Chileshe but were thwarted by alert security personnel from his party. The attackers who allegedly threw all kind of missiles at the house of Chileshe however fled the scene when his security from the UPND repelled the attack. Mr Chileshe has […]

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ECZ CALLS FOR PEACEFUL CAMPAIGNS AHEAD OF BY-ELECTIONS

The Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) has advised political parties to conduct their campaigns in a peaceful manner ahead of the July 26th By-elections. ECZ Public Relations Manager Margret Chimanse stressed that the electoral code of conduct is very clear on how political players should conduct themselves. Ms Chimanse warned that the commission will be […]

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MARIA LANGA SCOOPS CHILANGA PARLIAMENTRAY SEAT

The ruling Patriotic Front (PF) has scoped the Chilanga Parliamentary by-election held yesterday. Chilanga Totaling centre returning officer Wilbroad Bwalya announced the final results around 03 hours this morning. PF candidate Maria Langa polled 7,226 votes against UPND candidate Charmaine Musonda who polled 6,410 votes translating into a difference of 816 votes between the two […]

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SOUTH PF CASTIGATES OPPOSITION TRYING TO OUST PF GOVT

The Patriotic Front (PF) in Southern Province has castigated opposition political leaders who want to use the fourth coming National Dialogue as an opportunity to oust the Patriotic Front (PF) from power. PF Southern Province Information and Publicity Secretary Trymore Mweenda it is unfortunate that some opposition leaders want to advocate for a transitional government […]

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CHIKUSE CALL FOR ISSUE BASED CAMPAIGNS IN CHILANGA

Governance Activist Leslie Chikuse has called for peaceful and issue based campaigns in the fourth coming Chilanga Parliamentary by-elections. In an interview with Komboni Radio News, Mr Chikusa urged electorates in Chilanga to reject campaigns of mudslinging and character assassination. He says candidates in Chilanga should tell the people what they will do when voted […]

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CHIPENZI DEFENDS THE ADOPTION OF CHARMAINE MUSONDA

BY SYLVESTER KAUMBA Governance activist McDonald Chipenzi has defended the appointment of Charmaine Musonda as the UPND candidate for the Chilanga Parliamentary by-election. Mr Chipenzi says it is unfortunate that people are raising moral issues which are not prescribed in the electoral law and the Zambian constitution. He states that the current constitution does not […]

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CCZ CALLS FOR PEACEFUL CAMPAIGNS IN CHILANGA

The Council of Churches in Zambia (CCZ) has called on all political players participating in the Chilanga Parliamentary by-election slated for June 5, 2018 to conduct peaceful campaigns. CCZ General Secretary, Emmanuel Chikoya has reminded political players that winning an election is not a desperate task or winning by any means necessary. Fr. Chikoya stated that winning […]

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