Daily Archives: Aug 9, 2016

AVAP calls for mass voter turn out

The Anti-Voter Apathy Project (AVAP) has called for a mass voter turnout in Thursday general elections and referendum vote. AVAP Executive Director, Richwell Mulwani said it is cardinal that eligible voters turn up in large numbers to cast their vote. … read more »

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Photos from the colonial archives

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We Respect the Decision of the Constitutional Court-PF

The Ruling Patriotic Front (PF) has said that it will respect the decision of the Constitutional Court Cabinet Ministers to vacate their position immediately. In a statement made available to the media by the party’s media committee, the party said … read more »

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Quote of the day

    Success is walking from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm. – Winston Churchill

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Constitutional Court orders Ministers to vacate offices.

The Constitutional Court has ruled that Ministers and their Deputies are in office illegally following the dissolution of Parliament. The Ministers and their Deputies have been ordered to pay back all the salaries and other allowances they illegally accrued. The … read more »

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PF SG Davies Chama Condems Mtendere Violence

PF SECRETARY GENERAL DAVIES CHAMA CONDEMNS MTENDERE VIOLENCE 9th August 2016, Lusaka–we wish to strongly condemn the political violence that took place in Mtendere Township yesterday (Monday 8th August). The PF is treating this matter very seriously and we hope … read more »

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Zimbabwe war veterans boycott Mugabe speech

Leaders of Zimbabwean war veterans have boycotted a speech by President Robert Mugabe to honour fighters of the country’s independence war, widening a rift with Africa’s oldest leader. The veterans, who boycotted Monday’s speech, have called on Mugabe to step … read more »

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Trump’s love affair with presidency is over

There is only one reasonable explanation for Donald Trump’s erratic behavior in recent weeks. His infatuation with the presidency apparently has ended. Like a schoolboy falling for a girl the very first time, Trump was bewitched by the grandeur of … read more »

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Militants: Ex-president is sponsor of Nigeria oil attacks

WARRI, Nigeria — A splinter group of Nigerian oil militants accuses former President Goodluck Jonathan and other politicians in the oil-rich Niger Delta of sponsoring attacks on oil installations that have slashed the West African nation’s petroleum production. Jonathan denied … read more »

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