Zambia U20 Conclude Spain Tour With 4 Nil Win Over Las Palmas

The Zambia U-20 national team wound up their training camp in Spain with a 4-0 win over Las Palmas B side in a practice match. Goals from Musonda Siame and Conlyde Luchanga in the 12th and 28th minute capped an impressive first half. Fashion Sakala made it 3-0 in the 57th minute while second half […]

Rev Sumaili Reacts To Prophet Bushiri Attacks

Rev Sumaili Reacts To Prophet Bushiri Attacks

Minister of National Guidance and Religious Affairs Godfridah Sumaili has vowed not to entertain magicians in the country disguising themselves as prophets, saying Zambia is a Christian nation and not a magician country. The Minister’s comment comes after Renowned South Africa based Prophet Shepherded Bushiri dared her to try and stop him entering Zambia on […]

Court Acquits HH

Court Acquits HH

LUSAKA Magistrate Greenwell Malumani has acquitted United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema in a case he was accused of using abusive language at police officers at his residence on April, 11th 2017. Magistrate Malumani ruled that the state witnesses lacked credibility, professionalism and arrested the accused person on all charges including treason […]

ZNFU Under Pressure To Give Up Shares In Zanaco

ZNFU Under Pressure To Give Up Shares In Zanaco

THE Zambia National Farmers Union board is under pressure to give up the four per cent shareholding in Zanaco Plc currently being held by a special purpose vehicle LIZARA Limited. On February 18, 2016, then Zambia National Farmers Union president Dr Evelyn Nguleka, now deceased, wrote to the Drug Enforcement Commission in a letter marked […]

Copper Production At Kansanshi Goes Up

COPPER output at Kansanshi Mines has gone up by 11 per cent in the first quarter of this year. According to Kansanshi Mines chairman and chief executive officer Philip Pascal, strong performances at the company’s Las Cruces mid in Spain also helped bolster total sales to 132,356 tonnes for three months up to March 31, […]

Govt Not Recruiting Teachers At Moment

Govt Not Recruiting Teachers At Moment

The Ministry of General Education has dismissed as a hoax online adverts for the recruitment of teachers. Ministry spokesperson Hillary Chipango has told Q News that the ministry does not place adverts on social media and therefore people should be weary of such. Mr. Chipango has explained that when the ministry is ready to recruit […]

HH found With Case To Answer On One Charge

The Lusaka Magistrate Court has found opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema with a case to answer in the case in which he has been charged with Using Insulting Language. Mr Hichilema has since been put on his defense. This is in a case, in which Mr. Hichilema is alleged to have used insulting language on […]

Zimbabwe:Robert Mugabe ‘Not Asleep Just Resting His Eyes’

Zimbabwe:Robert Mugabe ‘Not Asleep Just Resting His Eyes’

Zimbabwe’s President Robert Mugabe is not asleep when he closes his eyes for long periods during meetings but is resting his eyes, his spokesman says. “The president cannot suffer bright lights,” George Charamba was quoted as saying by the state-run Herald newspaper. Mr Mugabe, 93, has been seen apparently sleeping at several events, leading to […]

FINALLY: Police Charge UPND MP Keith Mukata, Wife With Murder

FINALLY: Police Charge UPND MP Keith Mukata, Wife With Murder

POLICE in Lusaka have arrested and charged United Party for National Development (UPND) Chilanga Member of Parliament (MP) Keith Akekelwa Mukata,45, and his wife Charmine Musonda Mukata,37, for murder. Zambia Police Service Spokesperson Mrs Esther Mwaata Katongo has told Mwebantu. “Mr Keith Mukata and wife Charmine were yesterday, 11th May, 2017 jointly charged with Murder […]

Treason Hearing Matter Adjourned To Monday 09hours.

Magistrate David Simusamba has adjourned the alleged treason charge hearing slapped on UPND President Hakainde Hichilema and 5 others accused to Monday, 15th May, 2017. Magistrate Simusamba says he will on Monday announce how and when the treason ruling will be announced. This has been necessitated by a summon slapped on Intelligence officers Arthur Shonga […]