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Nevers Mumba makes a passionate appeal to all NEC members to attend Saturday’s meeting

MMD President Nevers Mumba has made a passionate appeal to all members of the National Executive Committee to attend Saturday’s meeting. In a statement issued in Lusaka, Dr Mumba stated..

Dr JOHN PHIRI

Over Dependance On Externally Developed Technologies Worries Government

Government says it is concerned with country’s dependence on externally developed technologies and importation of finished goods and services. Education Minister Dr John Phiri said the continued importation of goods..

Finance Minister Alexander Chikwnda is flanked by Secretary to the
Treasury Fredson Yamba (left) and Bank of Zambia Governor Michael
Gondwe (right) at a media breakfast at Taj-Pamodzi hotel in Lusaka

Zambia’s economy heading out of turbulence following issuance of $1 billion bond-Yamba

ZAMBIA’S economy is headed out of turbulence following the recent issuance of the US$1 billion Sovereign Bond, Secretary to the Treasury Fredson Yamba has said. Mr Yamba said the international..

NATIONAL Sports Council of Zambia (NSCZ) chairperson Mwamba
Kalenga (right), NSCZ board member Haroon Ghumra (third from right)
and NSCZ acting general secretary Man Muchimba (right) consoling
veteran soccer commentator and broadcaster Dennis Liwewe’s son Ponga
at the funeral house in Lusaka

Government declares 3 days National Mourning for the late Dennis Liwewe

Government has declared a 3 days national mourning for the late Dennis Liwewe who passed away on the early morning of Tuesday due to liver complication. The period of national..

MMD NEC meeting still on despite agitation from Dora Siliya faction – Nevers Mumba

MMD NEC meeting still on despite agitation from Dora Siliya faction – Nevers Mumba

MMD President Nevers Mumba has maintained that his party’s NEC meeting will take place before this month end despite continued agitations from the Dora Siliya faction. Opposition Movement for Multiparty..

Zambian muslim Women raise a placard during the gathering to demand for the release of the draft Zambian constitution

Grand Coalition on the Constitution to launch Countrywide Campaigns

The Grand Coalition on the Constitution says it will soon launch Countrywide Campaigns to demand for the release of the Constitution. Coalition Chairperson Fr. Leonard Chiti told a media briefing..

ACTING Chief Justice Lombe Chibesakunda

Court dismisses LAZ case against Acting Chief Justice, case abuses court process

THE Kitwe High Court has dismissed the case in which the Law Association of Zambia (LAZ) sued the Attorney General and Acting Chief Justice Lombe Chibesakunda, challenging the latter’s appointment..

Former President Rupiah Banda

Dennis Liwewe’s inspiration transcended Zambian borders-Rupiah Banda

Fourth Republican President Rupiah Banda described Dennis Liwewe as a man whose inspiration transcended the Zambian borders. Mr Banda, in a statement issued by deputy administrative secretary Kennedy Limwanya, said..

Legendary Soccer comentator Deniss Liwewe captured chatting with youths at the trade fair in Ndola.

Dennis Liwewe is dead

  Veteran football commentator Dennis Liwewe has died. Liwewe, 78 died this morning at Levy Mwanawasa General Hospital in Lusaka. “He passed away this morning in hospital,” his son Ponga..

Dora Siliya

MMD should de-register itself if it fails to raise money for convention-Dora Siliya

MMD spokesperson Dora Siliya says the former ruling party should de-register itself if it fails to raise money for holding of an extraordinary convention to elect new office-bearers. Some senior..

Ndola bus operators increase fares , RTSA says it is illegal to hike fares

Ndola bus operators increase fares , RTSA says it is illegal to hike fares

SOME public transport operators in Ndola have increased fares by 10 percent following the hike of pump price of petroleum products by 7.2 percent. Last week, The Energy Regulation Board..

Saboi Imboela and  William Chilufya

Rising food costs will worsen nutritional status of Zambians-Nutrition Alliance

Zambia Civil Society Scaling Up Nutrition Alliance fears rising food costs will worsen nutritional status of Zambians. The Zambia Civil Society Scaling Up Nutrition Alliance says recent fuel hikes will..

RDA senior manager for public relations Royce Saili (far left)
explaining the operations of the Agency to UNZA vice chancellor
Stephen Simukanga (next to her) and EIZ president Bernard Chiwala. This was in Livingstone yesterday during the 2014 Engineering Skills
Competition and Expo at Livingstone Institute of Business and
Engineering Studies (LIBES).
(next to Prof Simukanga) among others.

Zambian engineers are maintenance engineers and not innovative-Prof Chirwa

Copperbelt University (CBU) visiting research professor Clive Chirwa noted that most Zambian engineers were maintenance engineers and not innovative. Prof Chirwa was speaking at Zambezi Sun Hotel in Livingstone on..

Zambians from different walks of life raise placards with messages to demand for the release of the draft Zambian constitution

April 30th set as a date for constitution indaba between Government and Opposition

A Constitution indaba comprising opposition parties and the Government seeking consensus on the Constitution making process is set for April 30. Boniface Chembe the Executive Director for Southern Africa Centre..

TRANSPORT, Works, Supply and Communications Minister Yamfwa Mukanga
talks to Vice President Dr. Guy Scot as Luapula Province Permanent
Secretary Chanda Kasolo listens, this was during the kick off ceremony
for the construction of 169 communication towers in Matanda area of
Mansa District

Government ‘closing-in’ on people who abuse the online publications-Mukanga

Government says it is closing-in on people who abuse the online publications to defame others in the name of freedom of speech. Communication Minister, Yamfwa Mukanga says his ministry is..