Daily Archives: May 4, 2021

COURTS GROUNDED

OPERATIONS at subordinate courts countrywide were yesterday grounded because of public prosecutors’ indefinite strike over their benefits for the period they served under the Zambia Police Service before they were transferred to the National Prosecutions Authority (NPA) in 2016. The prosecutors are demanding answers regarding who should pay them their benefits between ZP and NPA,…

SANGWA PETITIONS CONCOURT TO ORDER ECZ

Sangwa petitions ConCourt to order ECZ to include ‘I have not twice held office as President’ on presidential nomination affidavit By Mwaka Ndawa CONSTITUTIONAL lawyer John Sangwa has petitioned the Electoral Commission of Zambia in the Constitutional Court for omitting the part which requires a presidential candidate to state the number of times they…

PRESIDENT LUNGU OPENS ANTI GBV CENTER IN CHAMUKA VILLAGE

PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has expressed concern at the high numbers of Gender Based Violence cases as evidenced by statistics from the Zambia Police victim support unit which show that women and children are the major victims. Speaking during the launch of the Chamuka Village-Led One Stop Anti-Gender Based Violence (GBV) Community Development Centre at Chief…