Going Green

Theres alot of talk going round about global warming. It does sound pretty scary. If it wasn't for the noticable change in weather patterns felt even in Zambia perhaps we could afford to fold our arms and let the United Nations figure out...

Egypt’s Ismaili club beats Green Buffaloes 1-0

Green buffaloes Football Club (GBFC)today lost 1-0 in the second encounter of CAF Confederation cup with the Ismaili of egypt at Lusaka's Independence stadium. Green buffaloes lost 2-1 in the first encounter played in egypt making Green Buffaloes unable to qualify for the preliminaries. GBFC Coach...

Adherence to marriage vows key to long-lasting marriages – Sayifwanda

Minister of Gender and Women in Development Sarah Sayifwanda has advised married people to keep and strictly live by their wedding vows if their marriages were to last long. Ms. Sayifwanda said wedding vows of loving each other till death were binding through out one's life...

Facts about Easter

How much do you know about Easter? Easter is the most important Christian festival. Christians are followers of Jesus Christ who lived about 2000 years ago in a country called Palestine. They believe that Jesus was the son of...

Man defiles seven-year-old girl

Police in Mongu have launched a manhunt for a man who allegedly defiled a seven-year-old girl. Western province police commanding officer Vael Muzwenga confirmed the development to ZANIS and identified the suspected defiler as Nyambe Nyambe from Lyayeneno village in the plains. Mr. Muzwenga said the juvenile, who is...

Report husbands who sell off all the harvested maize, Choma wives told

A senior government official in Choma has urged women in chief Macha's area to report to traditional authorities husbands who will sell off all their harvested maize. Addressing villagers at chief Macha's palace, acting Choma district commissioner Mungoni Simulilika said only surplus food must be sold....

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...

Businessman commits suicide for wife’s infidelity

A prominent Mufulira Business man who owns a popular  night spot in the border town has allegedly committed suicide. And police sources both in Mufulira and Ndola have confirmed the death of  Mr Joseph Mwape, aged 51 years of  Kansuswa compound. The business man is alleged to...

Violence against women and Child Abuse rife in most rural parts of Zambia

Despite frantic efforts by government and various Non- governmental Organizations (NGOs) to fight violence against women and abuse of children, the vices are still rampant in most rural parts of the country due to the absence of a sensitization drive in such areas. This came to light...

First Lady says art is key to development

First Lady Maureen Mwanawasa says art plays a pivotal role in the socioeconomic development of the country. Mrs Mwanawasa said art is a significant mean of communication that if used effectively, can contribute to the enhancement of development in the country. Mrs Mwanawasa said art is...

Ladies Association mark Youth Day

An association for ladies has called on youths in the country to strive, if they have to succeed in life. The association known as Crested Cranes Ladies Club of the second Zambia Army regiment said youths should be hardworking for them to achieve their goals. Speaking during...

International Women’s Day, declared public holiday.

Government has declared the International Women's Day which falls on March 8 as an official public holiday effective this year. Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Services Permanent Secretary Emmanuel Nyirenda disclosed this in a Press Statement made available to ZANIS this evening. Mr. Nyirenda said the decision...

How to be a sucess in life

Ever wondered why you are where you are today? Well a major contribution to your current status is your attitude. Winston Churchill once said "The optimist sees opportunity in every danger; the pessimist sees danger in every opportunity." Attitude is more important than the...

An Ingenious Product

Baking soda is one of the most versatile items we can stock in our pantry.Most of us use baking soda for baking or for a delicious okra meal. However there are so many other uses for baking soda that will make you jump out...

Heart risk pinned down for women

A key protein can help predict the risk of heart disease US researchers say they have developed a more accurate method of predicting if a woman is at risk of heart disease.Current methods were developed 40 years ago and...