People will get fed up of PF if we’re dominated by thugs – LunguPRESIDENT Edgar Lungu says the people will soon get fed up of PF if some undisciplined top officials are left unchecked. And President Lungu says top PF leaders who are going round the country claiming that they are going to take over the party and engaging themselves in criminal activities do not represent him. Speaking when he addressed party officials in Kasempa, Friday, President Lungu said people were going to be fed up with the party because of some undisciplined leaders. “The other thing I want to talk about is discipline in the party. And this time, I am talking....
Fire Dr Chilufya or leave him alone, don’t be a cowardTHE arrest, prosecution and subsequent acquittal of Cabinet Minister Ronald Chitotela last year without him vacating office said everything that needed to be said about President Edgar Lungu’s weakness on governance. While the whole country was expecting him to decisively suspend the minister to pave way for genuine investigations into corruption allegations, Mr Lungu said he was not going to fire and lose friends over allegations. And indeed, the outcome of the Minister’s trial was an inevitable acquittal. All the remaining charges that the Anti Corruption Commission had against Mr Chitotela were discarded. With that stance, the Head of State....
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Lilayi paramilitary officers cry foul over illegal salary deductionsPARAMILITARY police officers at the Lilayi main camp have complained that management has been making deductions on their salaries as contributions for projects within the camp without their consent. But Zambia Police spokesperson Esther Katongo says the affected officers should complain to their commanding officer because the service has channels of airing out grievances. One of the officers, who sought anonymity, told News Diggers! in an interview that for a period of four months, deductions of K100 every month were….
‘We are a rhetoric people and that is what Lucy Sichone was not’‘Day by day, we seem to be left with a people who are embryos of themselves; people who never grow out of themselves. They dream and never work their dreams, hold visions and never live them – frightened at failure and scared to venture out. People after sound opinions of others; looking to be forever judged ‘good’ but no one knows by who…. This is a country of dreamers and wishful thinkers who have lacked the courage and character to....