Doricah SakalaRoad transport and safety agency acting director and CEO Alinani Msisya says the Road Traffic Amendment Act No. 8 of 2022 is now in force which has seen a revision of the age at which a taxi driver can obtain a Public Service License from 25 years to 20 years.Mr. Msisya says this amendment […]

By Juliet MakwamaPresident Hakainde Hichilema says hard work from all Zambians while government implements the eighth national development plan is vital as the country is on the path to a higher growth trajectory and economic recovery.President Hichilema says time has come for Zambia to restrain from fiscal deficits experienced in the past, where the country […]

By Kalunga MwapeStakeholders have received with mixed feelings the approval of the US$1.3 billion international monetary fund-IMF bailout package, with a call for government to reveal the conditions attached to the bailout.The International Monetary Fund-IMF approved a 3 years US$1.3 billion support package for Zambia based on home-grown economic reform plan that aims to restore […]

By GRACE CHAILE LESOETSA UPND Lusaka Province chairperson Obvious Mwaliteta and another party member have sued the State demanding K300, 000 as special damages incurred during their  prosecution in 2019. Mr Mwaliteta and James Sichomba were arrested and prosecuted on a charge of possession of offensive weapons which included machetes, stones, knives and wooden pick […]

By NATION REPORTER THE Patriotic Front (PF) says it will contest any seizure or forfeiture of its assets including motor vehicles by state agencies. And the party has described the demolition of over 340 houses in Chingola as inhuman and hypocritical. Vice chairman for information and publicity Emmanuel Mwamba said in Lusaka on Tuesday there […]

Kelvin Bwalya Fube has officially ditched the UPND alliance and formed his own political party called Zambia must prosper with a pledge to lead Zambia into prosperity.Prior to the 2021 general elections, after he was expelled by the PF, Mr. Bwalya entered into an alliance with the UPND with the hope of being chosen as […]

By Dorica Sakala Patriotic Front Acting President Given Lubinda says the International Monetary Fund bailout that the new dawn government is seeking will only be a waste of money especially with the high levels poverty in the country.Mr. Lubinda says government is not doing enough to see that the poverty levels are reduced in the […]

By Irvin Muyumbwa The Socialist Party has declared that it will rally behind the candidature of Joe Malanji and Bowman Lusambo in the forthcoming Kwacha and Kabushi parliamentary by elections slated for next month.Socialist Party president Dr Fred M’membe told a media briefing that this support is unconditional because the party believes the constitutional court […]

By SENIYA BandaGovernment has instructed all the local Authorities to ensure that all constituencies submit their Constituency Development Fund-CDF proposals for the whole year in all the Categories by 30th August 2022.Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development Permanent Secretary Technical Services, Nicholas Phiri says this is to ensure that approvals for all the Constituencies […]

By Mukwima Chilala The Young people against Violence- NIPAV has reported former Kwacha Member of Parliament Joe Malanji to the Anti-Corruption Commission for alleged corrupt practices following his successfully filing in of nomination papers in the 2021 election when he did not possess a grade 12 certificate.The Constitutional Court last week upheld the high Court’s […]

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