Prophet Bushiri, wife arrested on charges of fraud, money laundering

Self-proclaimed prophet Shepherd Bushiri and his wife were arrested by the Hawks on Friday morning in Rustenburg on charges of fraud and money laundering. Hawks spokesperson Hangwani Mulaudzi confirmed the arrest and said the case against the couple was linked to alleged offences of fraud...

EU Project shows Mining Indaba 2017 how Zambia’s mineral production monitoring is going from strength to strength

  The Mineral Production Monitoring Support Project (‘MPSMP’) participated in the annual ‘Investing in African Mining Indaba’ in Cape Town in the first week of February. The Project is funded by the European Union. The MPMSP had its own dedicated exhibition stand, where it could engage...

CBU student takes own life after drinking spree

A 28 year old second year chemical engineering student at the Copperbelt University (CBU) in Kitwe has committed suicide by hanging himself to a tree after a drinking spree. The deceased identified as Albert Mfune of house number H334, Chamboli, Kitwe was found hanging on...

Bittersweet Poetry : Poems of the week by Mumba Ngoma ,Alexander PrinceCharmer Brown,Nancy Handabile and Salome Sindiswa Phiri

  BitterSweet Poetry- The Next Level It is simply inevitable. The greatness that has been stored up has to come out. BitterSweet Poets are a year older, and because they are wiser, their poems are beyond deep. Come share in the greatness only found on The Next...

Zambian Breweries cuts beer prices

Zambian Breweries has reduced the recommended retail price of its clear beer in the run-up to the festive season. The company has announced promotional savings on the recommended retail price of its products of between 50 ngwee and K2 in recognition of the current tough...

Half-human-Half-calf in Mazabuka

A cow in Mazabuka in Southern Province has given birth to a half human being and half calf at Village 7 in Chief Mwanachingwala's area, sending fears among villagers. The bizzare development has mystified villagers who have linked this to witchcraft. The half-human-half -cow...

Former Big Brother winner Cherise opens Kids Park Library, bemoans low reading culture in Zambia

Former Big Brother Africa Reality Show winner Cherise Makubale has opened the first ever community library set within the Cherise Kids Park in Lusaka’s Northmead area. Makubale said the culture of reading has become a challenge in Zambia especially with the influx of technology. She said...

Independence Day in Pictures

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The Weekend in Pictures

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The Swedish Week in Zambia 6-12 December

Sweden and Zambia celebrate 45 years of diplomatic relations and development cooperation this year. The Embassy of Sweden in Lusaka will shed light on this by a variety of activities - during the Swedish Week 6-12 December - encompassing all aspects of Swedish-Zambian...