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UNIP censures JK’s presentation of National Anthem

The opposition United National Independence Party (UNIP) in Livingstone has censured the manner in which the Zambian songster Jordan Katembula popularly known as JK sang the national anthem at last evening's Commonwealth Boxing Competition between World champion Easter Phiri and...

Mwanawasa fires relative over illegal allocation of housing plots

President Levy Mwanawasa has sacked deputy Lands Minister, a close relative, in a corruption crackdown aimed at stopping illegal allocation of housing plots, a presidential aide said on Monday. Deputy Lands Minister Moses Muteteka, who is married to a niece...

Sata threatens to drag ZNBC, Times of Zambia and the Attorney General to court

Patriotic Front (PF) President Michael Sata has threatened to drag the Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation (ZNBC), Times of Zambia and the Zambian Attorney General for allegedly reporting that he was deported from Malawi on suspicion that he was a...

Levy sympathises with Mogae on his illness

President Mwanawasa has sent a message of sympathy to Botswana President Festus Mogae following his sudden illness. President Mogae has since been flown to South Africa for an emergency operation in South Africa on a suspected rapture of a tendon...

President Mwanawasa called upon to stop demolition exercise

A Lusaka-based clergyman wants President Mwanawasa to intervene and stop the ongoing demolition of alleged illegal structures by the Lusaka City Council, LCC. Christ Impact Ministries, Prophet Hastings Mzumara, told ZANIS in an interview that president Mwanawasa should immediately intervene in...

Government intimidates Mopani unions

Zambia's Mopani Copper Mines (MCM) agreed on Wednesday to a 20% salary rise with workers, Mine Workers Union of Zambia (Muz) general secretary Oswell Munyenyembe told Reuters. Munyenyembe said the unions had initially asked for 80% while management had offered...

Cheating spouses

People who have nothing to hide, hide nothing. Signs of a cheating spouse Find birth-control pills in her medicine cabinet, and you've had a vasectomy. Mutual friends start acting strangely toward you. (They either know about the cheating or have been told...

Poor conditions of RSZ passenger train worry Govt.

Central Province Minister, Sydney Chisanga, is concerned that most Railway Systems of Zambia passenger trains lack proper maintenance and are a deplorable state. Mr. Chisanga observed that most of the trains lack proper seats and lighting systems, a situation that...

Government commends the Commonwealth for empowering youths.

Government has hailed the Commonwealth Youth Programme (CYP) for its efforts of empowering Zambian youths. Sports, Youth and Child development Deputy Minister Patricia Mulasikwanda said it was for this reason that government is committed to continue working with partners such as the...

PF youths provoke Youth Day commemoration

Youth celebrations at the National Freedom Statue today were disrupted when opposition Patriotic Front-PF youths carrying a boy on a boat were stopped by police from marching past President Mwanawasa. Confusion started after several other marchers and three opposition political parties...

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Robin Siame Enjoying Life at GBFC

Green Buffaloes winger Robin Siame is enjoying life at the Zambia Army club. Siame joined Buffaloes from Kitwe United at...

Lusambo warns Nutricom Food and Beverage Limited for claiming their Ginger Kombucha Energy drink can prevent Corona virus

Lusaka Province Minister Bowman Lusambo has warned that government will not allow business entities in Zambia to produce misleading adverts that their products can...

Government releases over K5.6 billion to finance developmental, service delivery programmes

The National Treasury released last month released a sum of K5.64 billion to finance various developmental and public service delivery programmes in the country. Of...

Germany organisations donate ambulance to Kaindu clinic

Zambia’s Ambassador to Germany Anthony Mukwita has applauded Amatheon Agri and the German Arbetheir-Samariter Bund (ASB) for investing in Zambia’s health and agriculture sectors. Mr....

Street Vending is still illegal in Zambia, says Local Government Minister

Local Government Minister Charles Banda has reiterated that street vending in the country is illegal unless when conducted in designated places as prescribed by...
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