Daily Archives: Aug 26, 2016

ConCourt throws out 53 of UPND Petition

The Constitutional Court has thrown 53 of the 80 grounds of the case following preliminary motion raised by President Edgar Lungu’s lawyers on Wednesday, that requested that the grounds of the Petition were irregular and were outside the Jurisdiction pursuant … read more »

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Give them their parliament but we will control the banks

Companies listed on the London Stock Exchange control over $1trillion worth of Africa’s resources in just five commodities – oil, gold, diamonds, coal and platinum. My research for the NGO, War on Want, which has just been published, reveals that … read more »

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UPND welcomes the move by a law firm report GBM and HH to the ICC

The UPND has welcomed the move by a law firm which has reported their President Hakainde Hichilema and his Vice President Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba to the International Criminal Court. UPND General Secretary Stephen Katuka said his party welcomes the independent … read more »

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Zimbabwe judge OKs protest by opposition parties

HARARE, Zimbabwe — A Zimbabwean judge has ordered police not to interfere with an anti-government demonstration in the capital Friday. Organizers for the demonstration, which will bring together at least 18 opposition parties and civic organizations, say the protest will … read more »

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