It was not surprising when the much anticipated church led dialogue failed, obviously owing to the lack of support from the major player the government. The main argument that the party in government propagated as a reason for not supporting the process was that the church led dialogue would not come up with legally binding resolutions.
United Party for National Development (UPND) Vice President Geoffrey Mwamba has brushed aside rumours on social media suggesting that he had resigned from his position as party vice president.
Prime TV has described action by Patriotic Front (PF) to send journalist away from their function as unfortunate, undemocratic and totalitarian.
Patriotic Front Copperbelt Chairman Nathan Chanda has urged members of the public claiming to be from the ruling party and engaging in criminal
MMD should not accuse PF of any criminal acts regarding their missing Solwezi West candidate – Chama »
THE ruling Patriotic Front (PF) has quashed allegations by the Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) that their Solwezi West parliamentary by-election candidate has gone into hiding for fear of being abducted by PF members. PF secretary general Davies Chama urged the MMD not to accuse the PF of any criminal acts regarding their candidate adding that the MMD had no candidate in Solwezi West. Mr. Chama explained that the PF believed in clean and violence free politics.
THE United Party for National Development (UPND) has charged that the Patriotic Front (PF) government thrives on deceit, open corruption and arrogance. And Rainbow Party Leader claims the only notable thing president Edgar Lungu has done worth commending is his extensive international and local trips.
THE Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA) Zambia has urged the Zambia Police Service to bring to book all those who physically attacked journalists and the people that had gathered at Bible Gospel Church in Africa (BIGOCA) on 31 May 2013 in Matero in Lusaka. MISA Zambia Chairperson Nalumino Nalumino said his organisation is highly concerned with the violence by the suspected Patriotic Front (PF) cadres who attacked innocent citizens whose rights include freedom of expression.