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Kapoche losing candidate Charles Banda accuses the MMD of improper pre-election

Trial in the Kapoche constituency by-election petition has continued in the Lusaka High Court, with the petitioner, Charles Banda telling the court that the pre-election campaigns in the area was marred with irresponsible, improper behaviour by senior members of...

Levy advises investors to address people’s concerns

President Mwanawasa has urged investors in the country to attend to concerns raised by local people. And Mr Mwanawasa has urged Zambia Sugar Plc to ensure that Zambians are given a top priority in the award of contracts by the...

Puppy love makes teenagers lose the plot

Adolescents who claim they are "madly in love" might not be too far off the mark: a new study suggests that they show almost manic behaviours. Serge Brand of the Psychiatric University Clinics in Basel, Switzerland, and his colleagues surveyed...

Mulongoti Chides Anti NCC Groups

Information and Broadcasting Minister, Mike Mulongoti has taken a swipe at civil society organisations which are dragging the implementation of National Constitution Conference (NCC) and challenged them to disclose the source of their funding. Mr Mulongoti said the...

President in Mazabuka for Sugarcane Project

PRESIDENT Mwanawasa is on Tuesday expected in Mazabuka to officially launch the Sugarcane Expansion Project at Zambia Sugar Company Plc.The President would depart Lusaka at 07:30 hours by helicopter and conduct an aerial view of the Kafue river, Delta...

Mps challenged to go for VCT

Education Deputy Minister Lucy Changwe has challenged fellow members of parliament to go for voluntary counselling and testing (VCT), VCT. Ms. Changwe disclosed that she was happy that she has gone for VCT and knows her HIV status which is negative. She...

Appointment of NCC members to start next week

Government says it has intensified preparations for the National Constitutional Conference, NCC. Justice minister George Kunda says the process of  appointing members of the NCC will start next week. At a press briefing in Lusaka today, Mr Kunda said it is the...

President Mwanawasa to launch Zambia Sugar Expansion project in Mazabuka

President Mwanawasa is expected in Mazabuka  on Tuesday this week to officially launch the sugarcane expansion project at Zambia Sugar plc. This is according to a programme released to ZANIS in Mazabuka by District Commissioner, Misheck Chiinda today. According to the programme,...

Personal interests derails ZCTU, FFTUZ merger, Hikaumba

Zambia Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) president Leornard Hikaumba says safeguarding of personal interests is what has derailed the merger of ZCTU with the Federation of Free Trade Unions of Zambia (FFTUZ). Mr Hikaumba said informal discussions were underway between...

Sakala influenced sale of Indeco property – witness

THE Lusaka Magistrate Court yesterday heard that former State House special assistant for press and public relations, Richard Sakala, allegedly influenced the sale of an Indeco Estates property to a private company. This is in a case in which Sakala...

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Ngonga Strikes Again in Nkana Victory

Nkana kept alive their hopes of surviving relegation after stunning leaders Zesco United 1-0 in the midweek FAZ Super...