UPND Risks Becoming Irrelevant – Lifwekelo

UPND Risks Becoming Irrelevant – Lifwekelo

Former UPND Deputy Spokesperson Edwin Lifwekelo says political parties like UPND which want to behave in unlawful manner by falling to recognize the president of the country is becoming irrelevant to the political dispensation. Mr. Lifwekelo says democracy is collective undertaking that involves duties and obligations, rights and responsibilities that bring together the leaders. He […]

Regina Chiluba Dies

Regina Chiluba Dies

WIDOW of Zambia’s Second President Frederick Chiluba, Regina Chifunda Chiluba has died. Family sources have confirmed that Regina Chiluba died at the University Teaching Hospital (UTH) at 12.30hrs on Sunday afternoon. Government evacuated Mrs. Regina Chiluba to Apollo Hospital in hyderabad in India, in November 2016 reportedly battling cancer. She however came back last week […]

Siavonga Businessman Gets 12 months for defrauding woman

A Siavonga businessman has been sentenced to twelve months imprisonment with hard labour for defrauding a woman. Before magistrate Edward Banda was Alfred Chali, 42, a Kanyelele resident who was charged with one count of obtaining money by false pretences contrary to the Laws of Zambia. The accused pleaded guilty to the charge when he […]

Zambia Kickstart Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations

Zambia Kickstart Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations

The Under-20 Africa Cup of Nations kicks off in Zambia’s capital Lusaka on Sunday with the hosts opening the event against Guinea at the Heroes Stadium. Eight teams in total will do battle for both the trophy and for places in South Korea for the youth World Cup in May. All four semi-finalists are assured […]

Musenge: PF Has Very Corrupt People

Musenge: PF Has Very Corrupt People

FORMER Copperbelt minister Mwenya Musenge says it is shocking to see how some new government and party officials have amassed wealth that they are building mansions in and outside the country when they serve a poor economy. And Musenge, a member of the PF central committee, says outsiders are buying their way into the PF […]

Be Sincere, State House Challenged

State House has been challenged to be sincere with its reasons for justifying the delay by government to enact the Access to Information Bill. Electoral expert MacDonald Chipenzi says the failed referendum on the expanded Bill of Rights should not be used as an excuse for delaying the enactment of the Bill into law. Mr. […]

Make Sure Cadres Are Not Appointed To Run Markets, Mwale Called On

Make Sure Cadres Are Not Appointed To Run Markets, Mwale Called On

The Forum for Democracy and Development (FDD) has called on Local Government Minister Vincent Mwale to ensure PF cadres are not appointed to the markets and bus stations Management Boards. FDD Spokesperson Antonio Mwanza says in as much as the move to appoint boards these public facilities is welcome, there is need for the Minister […]

Mexico Warns US Over Border Wall Funding

Mexico Warns US Over Border Wall Funding

Mexico has warned the US against imposing a unilateral tax on Mexican imports to finance a border wall, saying it could respond in kind. Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray said the government could place tariffs on selected goods from US states reliant on exports to Mexico. Earlier, US President Donald Trump vowed to start building the […]

ZICTA Empowers 97 Schools With ICT

THE Zambia Information and Communications Technology Authority (ZICTA) has spent about K15 million to connect 97 secondary schools in six provinces to Information, Communication and Technology (ICTs), says ZICTA public relations officer Hanford Chaba. The project is being funded by ZICTA under the Universal Access Fund (UAF) and is targeting 190 secondary schools across the […]

RDA Angers Motorists Over Slow Bridge Sorks on Lumumba Road

MOTORISTS have demanded that the Zambia National Service or Zambia Army be hired to expedite the works on the junction of Lumumba and Mwembeshi roads, which has progressed at snails pace under RDA. The motorists said workers had been on the site for over two weeks, and kept office hours working from 08:00 to 17:00 […]

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