ZESCO Tariff Hike a Must – Energy Minister

ZESCO Tariff Hike a Must – Energy Minister

Energy Minister David Mabumba says citizens and businesses must accept the upward adjustment of Zesco tariffs because that is the only way the institution can continue to reliably supply electricity. Mabumba said cost-reflective tariffs would attract investment in the energy sector. “The reasons which Victor (Mundende – Zesco Managing Director) has given and I don’t […]

ZRA Exceeds Revenue Collection Target By K140m

ZRA Exceeds Revenue Collection Target By K140m

Zambia Revenue Authority Director General Kingsley Chanda says the authority has exceeded its revenue collection target by K140 million in the first quarter. Speaking when he addressed the press in Livingstone yesterday on the sidelines of an Indaba on “Repositioning Zambian Capital Markets as an Enabler to Sustainable Economic Development”, Chanda said ZRA was performing […]

Editorial: Saviour Chishimba Is Making More Sense Than HH

Editorial: Saviour Chishimba Is Making More Sense Than HH

Connection timed out after 5000 milliseconds There is no doubt that the PF government is insensitive towards right or wrong. Its leaders are wallowing in exaggerated self esteem and very few of them, if any, appreciate the fact that they are superintending over a democratic nation. Just yesterday, we heard Home Affairs Minister Stephen Kampyongo […]

DEC Arrests Lusaka Bus Conductor For Trafficking Heroin

A 22 year old bus conductor of Lusaka’s Mtendere East compound has been arrested by the Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) for trafficking in 21 sachets of heroin. DEC Public Relations Officer Theresa Katongo named the suspect as Gibson Nyirenda. Meanwhile DEC has also arrested 20 people for unlawful cultivation and trafficking in of cannabis from […]

Mosho Confirms Auction Sale Of Post Assets

Mosho Confirms Auction Sale Of Post Assets

Lusaka lawyer Lewis Mosho says Post Newspaper assets which were seized by the Zambia Revenue Authority are now going on sale. Earlier today, News Diggers published a story, quoting an advert which originated from social media, detailing the assets which had been placed on auction sale, but readers expressed concern that the advert was fake. […]

ZRA Sues UPP For Malicious Falsehood Demanding K100 Million

The Zambia Revenue Authority has instituted legal proceedings against United Progressive Party (UPP) for Malicious Falsehood demanding k100 million in reputation damages. According to a statement made available to the media houses on  Wednesday afternoon by Topsy Sikalinda, on Friday 31st March, 2017 and Tuesday 4th April , 2017, the UPP president Dr. Saviour Chishimba […]