Somebody’s Rooting for You

I grew up playing sports, and I’ve experienced the difference it makes to have somebody in the stands pulling for you. When you know they’re watching you, you hear them calling your name, you see their hands up in the air; it does something on the inside. It causes you to jump a little higher and run a little faster. You’ve got a greater determination because you know somebody is rooting for you.

Maureen Mwanawasa speaks on Mini Skirts

Former first lady, Dr Maureen Kakubo Mwanawasa, has charged that the misinterpretation by some citizens, of the term, Zambia is a Christian nation, has caused what she coined “enslavement” than freedom. Dr Mwanawasa said some citizens have mishandled the clause and were causing problems by taking the law into their own hands. Dr Mwanawasa condemned individuals who undressed young girls in public because of how they dressed, in the name of preserving Christian and cultural values.

Today’s Message: Speak Vision

Today’s Scripture "…God…calls those things which do not exist as though they did." (Romans 4:17, NKJV) Speak Vision Very often, we see potential in other people that they can’t see in themselves. When you speak vision into them, when you tell them what they can become, you can...

Stepchild interfering in relationship

DEAR BLOGGERS, I have a child with a my fiancee and we have been staying together for 3 years. We plan to get married next year.However, our relationship has been rocky of late. You see she has another child with an ex-boyfriend and this child...

Using Football To Teach Girls

This is a Foto-feature from the World Press Photo 2010 football programme. Courtesy of www.Roadto2010.com The hosting of the FIFA World Cup in South Africa last year has came with many socio-economic challenges on neighbouring countries such as Zambia. The event was expected to result in...

Time Out!

All moms have an office that never closes and an inbox that never empties, whether we work outside the home or not. This daily grind can put us all on the fast track to burnout. If motherhood were a pet, and you were...

EU-funded project to help Zambia improve governance of mining sector

Being one of the world’s leading copper exporters comes with its own problems and one of them, for Zambia, is the huge task of monitoring its mineral production so as to ensure maximum revenues from the mines. The European Union, which aims to strengthen economic...

Marital Rape not clearly spelt out in the current Rape Act.

Sexual and Gender based Violence (SGBV) providers in the country have called for the revision of the Rape Act saying the current one has many grey areas that needed amendment. The providers said during a five-day Gender sensitisation workshop in Lusaka supported by the United...

Finding Mr. or Mrs. Right

As we approach our late 20s or early 30s we want to find that special someone we can settle down with. The dating game can be daunting at times especially when you‘ve burnt your fingers before. There’s talk that Zambian girls are complicated...

Fallen Zambian Peacekeeper honored at ceremony in the Central African Republic

The United Nations Secretary-General's Special Representative, Parfait Onanga-Anyanga, delivered an emotional speech on Friday, November 16, 2018, at a ceremony honoring Staff Sergeant Derrick Sichilyango of the Zambian contingent, who died as the result of a road accident  that occurred while he was carrying out his official duties. The ceremony...

Hilton Garden Inn Hotel (HGI) Lusaka Society Business Park signs partnership with two local creative agencies

Hilton Garden Inn Hotel – Lusaka Society Business Park (HGI) has today signed a partnership with two local Zambian creative agencies to manage the soon-to-be-opened hotel’s public relations and marketing portfolio. The partnership was formalised this morning at a signing ceremony held at HGI’s...

Ex-sex worker wins K90m in Ready for Marriage show

A 16-WEEK journey in the Muvi Television reality show, Ready for Marriage Extraordinary, came to an end on Saturday night with the calm and collected Precious Amukusana getting the K90 million prize money. The reality entered Season Three in July this year featuring 18 prostitutes...