Daily Archives: Sep 6, 2016
The opposition Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) has welcomed the decision of the Constitutional Court to dismiss the petition by the UPND against the re-election of President Edgar Lungu. MMD president Felix Mutati said the decision of the Constitutional Court … read more
The Amen of nature is always a flower. Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.
Losing opposition candidate Hakainde Hichilema has maintained that the UPND has not accepted the decision taken by the Constitutional Court to dismiss its election petition. Out of five Judges of the court, two wanted the case to proceed while three … read more
The Zambia Electricity Supply Corporation (ZESCO) has reiterated that the stipulated time for load shedding is still four hours. ZESCO Public Relations Manager Henry Kapata told ZANIS in a telephone interview that the current load shedding was partly due to … read more
Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe has accused the country’s judiciary of recklessness for allowing anti-government demonstrations, ahead of a legal challenge against an official ban on protests. A High Court hearing is set for Monday on the constitutionality of the government’s … read more
Ah, the irony of politics. Bombastic billionaire Donald Trump owes much of his nomination as Republican presidential candidate to his inflammatory rhetoric against illegal immigrants. Yet he may be married to one. Slovenian-born Melania Knavs Trump is a naturalized citizen … read more
ABUJA, Nigeria, Sept. 5 (UPI) — Nigeria’s Department of State Services said it arrested two Boko Haram members attempting to infiltrate the Nigerian army. The two men were identified as Ibrahim Abubakar and Idris Audu, high-level members of the militant … read more