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New Salaries for Public service workers will be effected in September -Yamba

Reports attributed to the Ministry of Finance that the effective date for implementation of new salaries for public service workers has been moved are false and just another scheme aimed at stressing workers and thereby affecting their productivity and...

Zamtel to provide free internet access in Livingstone during UNWTO

Zamtel has completed its USD 4 million Livingstone investment and is on schedule to hand over free internet hotspots to all official UNWTO venues and hotels ahead of the conference. Livingstone has effectively become the first city in the country...

Farmers protest after report allege their land has been sold to politicians and businessmen

FARMERS in Kitwe’s Mfubu ranch yesterday protested over reports that their land had been sold to politicians and businessmen. The farmer’s alleged that the Kitwe City Council (KCC) had sold over 1,750 hectares of their land which they had been...

FRA assures the nation it will buy enough maize for the reserves

THE Food Reserve Agency (FRA) has assured Government that it will manage to buy enough maize required for national reserves and ensure that Zambia enjoys food security. FRA executive director Chola Kafwabulula told journalists after visiting Zimba satellite depot yesterday...

Shamenda says PF has created 316, 089 jobs from October 2011 to July this year

THE Patriotic Front (PF) government says it has created more than 316,089 jobs since assuming power in September 2011. Minister of Labour and Social Security Fackson Shamenda said the 316, 089 jobs were created in various sectors of the economy...

PF will not honor improved salaries for Civil Servants in September- UPND

The opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) has cast doubt on the Patriotic Front (PF) government's commitment to honoring the improved salaries and conditions of service for civil servants as per 2013 collective agreement. This follows the announcement by...

FQM promise to deliver significant and sustained benefits to host communities at Kalumbila

FIRST Quantum Minerals (FQM) has said it is focused on delivering significant and sustained benefits to host communities at Kalumbila, 120 kilometres west of Solwezi where the company is constructing Sentinel Mine, a copper deposit at estimated cost of...

Shamenda dissmises budgetary deficit talk from Nawakwi, describes her as a frustrated and failed politician

GOVERNMENT has dismissed as mischievous allegations by FDD president Edith Nawakwi that the country is headed for a K5 billion budgetary deficit. In a statement issued to the media, acting Minister of Information and Broadcasting Services, Fackson Shamenda said Ms...

Stop the falsehoods on Zambia’s fiscal situation – Ministry of finance

Ministry public relations officer Chileshe Kandeta appealed to Zambians especially former ministers to stop issuing irresponsible statements on the fiscal situation of the country. Press Statement Recently, there has been a spate of dramatic statements about the fiscal position of government,...

Some Mining companies seeking tax relief from Government

SOME mining companies on the Copperbelt have appealed to Government to consider exempting them from paying certain taxes to enable them recover from the high production costs they are incurring due to the fallen copper prices at the London...

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UPND accuse PF of traversing the Country to look for UPND Councillors to Buy

The UPND on the Copperbelt says it is aware that the PF mob that traverses the Republic to look...

HOW ZESCO MADE AN IMAGINARY MULTI-MILLION DOLLAR LOSS

By Nchinde Mampuulwa The much-demonized Bulk Supply Agreement (BSA) between ZESCO Limited and Copperbelt Energy Corporation came to a-not-so-surprising end on the last day of...

Sean Tembo Supports Single Opposition Candidate, but it should not be HH or Kambwili

The Patriots for Economic Progress says it has noted with keen interest recent calls by leaders of the opposition UPND and NDC about the...

Mopani denies Owing Kitwe City Council K58 million

Mopani Mines has accused Kitwe City Council of increasing rates by 600% outside the binding agreement. On Wednesday, Kitwe City Council bailiffs pounced on Mopani...

MMD Youths launch Operation KU SEKWILA 2021

Opposition New Hope Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) Youths Yesterday launched the Operation KU SEKWILA 2021. Speaking yesterday at the MMD Secretariat, MMD Vice Youth...
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