Nyirenda Accuses 2012 AFCON Winning Players Of Becoming Big Headed

Nyirenda Accuses 2012 AFCON Winning Players Of Becoming Big Headed

According to Sun FM, Chipolopolo head coach Wedson Nyirenda has strongly condemned the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) winning players of becoming bigheaded. Nyirenda hoped that his complaint should not negatively affect his relationship with the players. He said some players whom he did not mention became pompous just after lifting the memorable 2012 […]

ZEMA Arrests Two Spectra Oil Directors

ZEMA Arrests Two Spectra Oil Directors

The Zambia Environment Management Agency (ZEMA) says it has arrested two Spectra Oil Corporation Limited Directors for contravening the provisions of the Environmental Management Act. Last week, ZEMA stopped Puma Energy Zambia and Spectra Oil from constructing new service stations on grounds that they had disregarded environmental regulations. But in a statement today, ZEMA corporate […]

BoZ Warns Of Fake Dollars, Kwacha In Circulation

BoZ Warns Of Fake Dollars, Kwacha In Circulation

The Bank of Zambia says there are fake currency notes in circulation and that it has instituted court proceedings against those who have been caught with both local and foreign currency counterfeits. Central Bank head of communications Kanguya Mayondi said, in response to a press query, that there was a joint ongoing investigation with law […]

ECZ Raises Security Concerns Around Printing Ballots Locally

ECZ Raises Security Concerns Around Printing Ballots Locally

Electoral Commission of Zambia senior public relations officer Sylvia Bwalya says the commission has no problem with printing the 2021 ballot papers locally as long as government has capacity to meet the required security specifications. And Bwalya says ballot papers for three by-elections to be held on April 25 have arrived in the country. Recently, […]

Chishimba Gives ZRA 7-Day Ultimatum To Cancel K140m Chinese Tender

Chishimba Gives ZRA 7-Day Ultimatum To Cancel K140m Chinese Tender

UPP leader Saviour Chishimba has given ZRA a seven day ultimatum to cancel a K140 million tender it awarded to Chinese companies for an Invoicing Management System. In a statement issued today, Chishimba said he has undeniable evidence that the tender was dubiously awarded and that the contract price was inflated. “The latest corrupt practice […]

Lubinda, Chipimo In Wisdom Contest Over ICC

Lubinda, Chipimo In Wisdom Contest Over ICC

In a 10 minutes audio, Justice Minister Given Lubinda and NAREP president Elias Chipimo have a heated debate over the ICC consultation budget and relevance. Featuring on Radio Phoenix’s Let the People Talk, Chipimo said he wanted to meet Lubinda and his advisors to make them understand the meaning of “contingent funds” which the justice […]

SADC Champions St. Clements Given Heroes Welcome Back In Mansa, District Schools Given Day Off

SADC Champions St. Clements Given Heroes Welcome Back In Mansa, District Schools Given Day Off

There was dancing, joy, jubilation characterised with euphoria when the Zambia Air Force (ZAF) plane, carrying St. Clements Southern Region Debate heroes, touched down at Mansa Airport around 11hrs on Friday March 31, 2017. Scores of Mansa residents and pupils from different Secondary and Primary Schools registered to give a thunderous welcome to the heroes. […]