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HOME Affairs Minister Ngosa Simbyakula

Final draft constitution finally released, but no road map presented

Government has finally released the long awaited final draft constitution. Acting Justice Minister Ngosa Simbyakula tabled the draft constitution document in parliament today to coincide with the country’s golden jubilee..

Zambia @ 50 : Jubilee Message from Dr Nevers Sekwila Mumba

This week marks a momentous time in Zambia’s incredible calendar. We are together celebrating the Golden Jubilee under a signature of peace and sustained national security. On behalf of the..

PF reacts to HH’s message of commemoration rather than celebration

THE Patriotic Front (PF) has described as careless United Party for National Development (UPND) president Hakainde Hichilema’s call on Zambians to commemorate the golden jubilee as opposed to celebrating the..

50 districts implementing social cash transfer-Ingrid Mphande

Deputy Minister of Community Development Ingrid Mphande says her ministry will effectively and efficiently facilitate the provision of equitable social protection. Ms. Mphande says this is in line with government’s..

Government to turn all clinics in Lusaka into first level hospitals

Government says it has zoned health centres in Lusaka district ahead of making them into hospitals. And WHO Country Director Dr. Jacob Mufunda pledged to assist the Zambian government strengthen..

DEPUTY Minister of Commerce, Trade and Industry Miles Sampa

Sampa calls for fulfilment of campaign promises ahead of the jubilee celebrations

Matero Member of Parliament Miles Sampa has called on politicians to step up their works by implementing on their campaign promises ahead of the jubilee celebrations. Mr. Sampa says as..

Acting President Edgar Lungu has declared Thursday October 23rd, half day

Acting President Edgar Lungu has declared Thursday, 23, October 2014 as a half working day to enable workers prepare for the Jubilee Gala Night. The Gala Night activities are scheduled..

Hakainde Hichilema addressing the media

HH demands release of original draft constitution

The United Party for National Development (UPND) says they will commemorate Zambia’s 50 years Golden Jubilee this Friday, but will not celebrate. And the opposition party has demanded that the..

Labour movement warns of disaster if Draft Constitution is not released this week

The National Union of Industrial and Commercial Workers has warned that Zambia will experience disaster if the PF Government does not honour its pledge to release the draft constitution this..

Bank of Zambia Governor Dr. Micheal Ngondwe  and Habitat for Humanity Zambia National director Joseph Munsanji  in laying a blocks during the ground breaking of building a house in kamanga compound

BoZ Governor bemoans poor housing among Zambians

Bank of Zambia Governor Michael Gondwe has urged Zambians to support poor people in communities in order to ease their suffering. Dr. Gondwe said government and other stakeholders were already..

Oscar Pistorius jailed for five years

Oscar Pistorius jailed for five years

Oscar Pistorius has been sentenced to five years behind bars for culpable homicide after a seven-month trial in the North Gauteng High Court for the death of Reeva Steenkamp at..

Rupiah Banda is better than Nevers Mumba, says Kalima

MMD Kasenengwa member of Parliament (MP) Victoria Kalima has joined calls for former President Rupiah Banda to come back to active politics, adding that he is a better leader than..

Presidents are born and not made-Kambwili

MINISTER of Youth and Sport Chishimba Kambwili has advised those with presidential ambitions in PF to note that presidents are born and not made. Mr Kambwili said presidential aspirants will..

Wusakile residents riot over erratic water supply

Wusakile Township residents this morning took to the streets to riot over erratic water supply by Nkana Water and Sewerage Company. And police in Kitwe have arrested eight in connection..

16-year-old girl found guilty of defamation

Itezhi Tezhi magistrate court has found a 16-year-old girl of Chibolya compound in Itezhi Tezhi district in central province guilty and convicted her of naming three elderly persons as wizards.\..