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Re-introduce the windfall tax and reposes the dormant mining licenses

Emerald Watch Production of Zambia (EWPZ) President Musa Kafimbwa has called for the reintroduction of windfall tax and repossessing of dormant mine licenses. Mr. Kafimbwa said in an effort to maximise revenue collection in the mining industry, the government must...

Konkola Copper Mines rebuts reports of work stoppage by contractors

Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) Plc has said despite experiencing some cash flow constraints it has prioritized payments to mining contractors and other suppliers. And KCM has refuted media reports suggesting that workers of Contractor companies engaged by KCM on various...

President Hichilema expresses grief over the recent death of a Zambian student in the Russia-Ukraine war

President Hakainde Hichilema has expressed his grief over the recent death of a Zambian student in the Russia-Ukraine war in Europe. It is understood that 23 year old Lemekhani Nyirenda died in September but Russian authorities only informed the Zambian...

Some Catholics in politics have been a very big disappointment when given an opportunity to serve the people

Catholic Diocese of Ndola Bishop Benjamin Phiri has said some Catholics in politics have been a very big disappointment when given an opportunity to serve the people. And Bishop Phiri said people should not kill each other because of differences...

Cooperative Movement Worried That Politicians Using Cooperatives for Political Expediency

The Cooperative Movement in Zambia has expressed concern on how Cooperatives have become a fertile ground for mobilization by politicians. Speaking on Tuesday’s edition of Let the People Talk program on Phoenix FM, Global Entrepreneurship Network Managing Director Edwin Zulu...

LAZ speaks out on audits scandal

The Law Association of Zambia says the Auditor General can only appoint external auditors to audit the defence forces where circumstances of an audit justify such subcontracting. and with the prior written consent of the President, authorizing access by...

Human Rights Commission condemns Katete villagers

The Human Rights Commission (HRC) has condemned the criminal and barbaric conduct of villagers in Katete who brutally attacked some police officers last week. HRC Spokesperson, Mweelwa Muleya, said it is unacceptable for anyone to take the law into their...

Rising sexual violence cases worry Masebo

The Ministry of Health has expressed concern with the increasing cases of sexual violence especially against women and girls in the country. Minister of Health, Sylvia Masebo, says this has placed a health burden on the already stressed health...

Energy Minister says current power outages due to ZESCO’s dilapidated infrastructure

Energy Minister Peter Kapala says the current power outages being experienced in some parts of Lusaka is because of ZESCO dilapidated infrastructure and not load shedding. Mr. Kapala explained that the low water levels at the Kariba Dam have had...

Pace of Prosecutions of Corruption cases is not the Responsibility of the executive-Information Minister tells Catholic Bishops

Chief Government Spokesperson Chushi Kasanda has said that the pace of prosecutions of corruption cases including the outcomes thereof, is not the responsibility of the executive. Reacting to the Pastoral letter by the Catholic Bishops expressing concerns over the high...

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Zambia Police Service in Central Province warns Illegal Miners

The Zambia Police Service in Central Province sternly warned against illegal mining in the region saying culprits must vacate...