Inspirational Zambian

My name is Dickson Kadansa, born in 1985. I am the last born in a family of 15, unfortunately 10 of my siblings died and we just remained 5. My life is a true definition of God's greatness. The day I was born, I was...

Zambia’s astronaut Nkoloso still making headlines

In 1964, a Zambian grade-school science teacher single-handedly, and unilaterally, created a space program for his country. The program involved rolling aspiring astronauts down a hill in a barrel and clipping their rope-swings at the height of their arc to simulate weightlessness. He claimed...

Resurrection Power at Work

TODAY’S SCRIPTURE "He is risen from the dead, just as he said would happen" (Matthew 28:6, NIV) TODAY’S WORD from Joel and Victoria We have a reason to celebrate every day because we serve a God who is alive and filled with resurrection power! Not only did He...

Why are child defilement cases in Zambia rising?

By Martin Mulenga (CEO Sibonginkhosi Foundation) We would like to express our concerns about the rise in the cases of child defilement in last few months in our country. It is indeed disheartening that our men continue such activities with impunity despite the massive sensitization...

First Ladies call for an end to Sexual and Gender-Based Violence

The Zambian First Lady, Dr Christine Mwela Kaseba Sata, in her key note address, said as medical doctor specialising in reproductive health she has witnessed the painful effects of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) “I have seen the anguish and pain both physically and emotionally...

When You Make a Mistake

TODAY’S SCRIPTURE “If we confess our sins, He is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness” (1 John 1:9, NKJV) TODAY’S WORD from Joel and Victoria When we make mistakes in life, there are three main things that we need...

Being Still

TODAY’S SCRIPTURE "The LORD will fight for you; you need only to be still" (Exodus 14:14, NIV) TODAY’S WORD from Joel and Victoria When was the last time you can remember being still? And I don't mean sitting in traffic or standing in line at the store. In...

It’s Not What it Looks Like

TODAY’S SCRIPTURE “...for when I am weak , then am I strong (able, powerful in divine strength)” (2 Corinthians 12:10, AMP) TODAY’S WORD from Joel and Victoria No matter what weakness you think you may have, no matter what inadequacies or setbacks you’ve encountered, God wants to...

William Banda moved to Lusaka

Detained embattled MMD Lusaka province chairman William Banda has been transferred to Lusaka central police. This follows Mr. Banda's arrest and detention at Chipata central police station yesterday. Lusaka division commanding officer Mhlakeni Zulu has confirmed the development to QFM. Mr. Zulu says Mr. Banda was transferred...

Blessed is the nation whose God is the Lord

Today's Scripture “Righteousness exalts a nation…” (Proverbs 14:34). Today's Word from Joel and Victoria Many people are looking for ways to climb higher in life and the answer is found in the Word of God! The Bible tells us that righteousness exalts a nation. Righteousness simply means...

Bombasa and “Besa Nabakolwa”: Dora Siliya, Mulemena Boys and the Politics of Sex and Gender Imbalance

By E. Munshya wa Munshya In the song “Umuti wa Bufyashi”, the late Zambian maestro Emmanuel Mulemena and his Mulemena Boys penned a song that was ahead of its time. In the song, a young couple could not have children. Typical of Zambian tradition, the...

Zambian homecoming

By M. Mayuka “When are you coming home? ”is the oft-asked question uttered by my loved ones in Zambia. After every lengthy phone call the pangs of home sickness burrow their way in and settle themselves for the long haul. Nostalgia creeps slyly into your...

The Dr.Moses Show – A delicate balancing act

Do you have challenges in your personal and professional life that seem impossible to overcome? Are you sometimes stuck and just don’t know what to do or who to turn to for help? Do your dreams seem unattainable and scary? Are you having challenges...

You Have What it Takes

TODAY’S SCRIPTURE “For God is the one who provides seed for the farmer and then bread to eat. In the same way, He will provide and increase your resources and then produce a great harvest of generosity in you” (2 Corinthians 9:10, NLT) TODAY’S WORD from Joel...

In search of the secret to a happy marriage

I had been married for 5 years but after 2-3 years I started feeling like I had fallen out of love with my husband. I felt the biggest mistake I ever made was accepting to marry him in the first place.I was 24 years at the time recently graduated from UNZA and felt the pressure to marry.Pressure came from relatives who always passed comments at my always being on other peoples wedding line ups.Well, I had been living with my boyfriend for a year and felt it only right that we should marry.