Tag Archives: Livingstone By-Elections

UPND lawyers studying petition procedure in Livingstone

The opposition United Party for National Development – UPND  lawyers are still discussing how to proceed with the petition against the just ended  election results in the Livingstone parliamentary by-election.

This has been confirmed to …

ZANIS Report on Livingstone election violence: Police arrests UPND cadres for allegedly abducting PF official

Police-on-Livinstone-StreetsTwo UPND cadres have been arrested by police in Livingstone for allegedly abducting and assaulting a PF Stream Chairman for Dambwa Site and Service.

Southern Province Police Commissioner Charity Katanga confirmed the development to journalists …

Garry Nkombo and others walk to freedom

Garry Nkombo (r) has been detained for over two weeks

Garry Nkombo (r) has been detained for over two weeks

Garry Nkombo waves at the UPND supporters after he was freed by the courts

Garry Nkombo waves at the UPND supporters after he was freed by the courts

Incarcerated Mazabuka opposition UPND Member of Parliament Garry Nkombo and seven …

A group called Gaza in Livingstone to cause violence – Police

A group calling its self Gaza to cause confusion ahead of Livingstone by-election has arrived in the tourist city, the Police says.

Southern province Commissioner of Police Charity Katanga revealed on Sunday that the group …

Chanda’s killers will be haunted, curses PF Deputy Secretary General

Bridget Atanga the  ruling Patriotic Front General Secretary has cursed the killers of Monze PF District Chairman Harrison Chanda.

Speaking at the burial of Chanda on Friday, Atanga said the killers of Chanda will be …

PF not happy with defering of Livingstone by-election

Evans Lawrence (l) with Guy Scott and Obvious Mwaliteta

Evans Lawrence (l) with Guy Scott and Obvious Mwaliteta

The ruling Patriotic Front Campaign Manager in the postponed Livingstone constituency parliamentary by-election Obvious Mwaliteta has bemoaned the deferment of the polling date from today February …

You cant ban rallies, ECZ tells Solomon Jere

Solomon Jere

Solomon Jere

The Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) says it is surprised and regrets the banning of campaign rallies by the Zambian Police.

Spokesperson Chris Akufuna said in a press statement in Livingstone on Monday 

Police warns UPND against use of Mapatizya formula

Police has warned the opposition UPND against using the Mapatizya formula tactic in the forthcoming by-elections which is associated with violence.

The Police issued the warning Sunday saying it will not tolerate any act of …

Candidates file nominations for Livingstone and Mpongwe by-elections

PF candidate for Mpongwe Gabriel Namulambe.

PF candidate for Mpongwe Gabriel Namulambe.

The filing in of nominations by candidates for the Livingstone and Mponwe parliamentary by-elections have started at the Livingstone City Council and Mpongwe District Councils respectively. Opposition Movement for …