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Lusaka Bus operators protest high penalty fees

Public service drivers in Lusaka parked their buses on Tuesday morning in protest against increased penalty fees for traffic offences. Scores of Lusaka residents were forced to walk long distances to work because of lack of public transport. A check on...

RTSA devising new methods of tracking defective vehicles

The Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) says it would coordinate with the police and devise new strategies in order to impound vehicles which are not in road worthy conditions. RTSA spokesperson, Mukela Mangolwa, said people driving trucks which are...

Provision of PMTCT still a challenge – Simbao

The attainment of the nationwide coverage of Prevention of Mother To Child Transmission (PMTCT) services among the Zambian population is still a challenge, Minister of Health, Kapembwa Simbao has disclosed. In a speech read for him by his deputy Minister,...

Zambia to continue repatriating refugees – Mutiti

Government says Zambia will continue to implement the organized voluntary refugee repatriation programme in accordance with international standards and legal framework. This is because more refugees living in Zambian refugee camps have shown interest in being repatriated. Ministry of Home Affairs...

Iranian President delivers controversial speech at UN conference

There was drama at the ongoing United Nations racism conference in Geneva, Switzerland yesterday when the Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad delivered a speech that provoked loud protests, resulting into some delegations leaving the conference room. The Iranian President said it...

Ndola City Council officials allocating plots illegally in Kabushi

Kabushi Constituency Residents Development Committee Chairman Isaac Daka in Ndola has complained that some officials from Ndola City Council have been allocating plots illegally in his area which has created confusion among the residents. Mr. Daka told ZANIS that he...

Siliya reiterates govt support to Met dept

Communications and Transport Minister, Dora Siliya, says government is committed to supporting the Zambia Meteorological Department in the provision of accurate weather reports to the nation. Ms. Siliya said the Meteorological Department plays an important role in helping government make...

Fr. Bwalya put on a one-year sabbatical leave

Catholic Church priest, Father Frank Bwalya, has been put on a one-year sabbatical leave and removed from Ipusukilo Parish as parish priest. Ndola Diocese Catholic Church Bishop, Noel O’regan, said during the sabbatical leave, which starts on May 1, Fr....

World Conference on Racism to open on Monday

The World Conference against Racism, Racial Discrimination, Xenophobia and related intolerance officially opens in Geneva, Switzerland on Monday. Vice President George Kunda who was expected to deliver a key-note address during the official opening of the summit will be represented...

MISA- Zambia calls for establishment of a new ZNBC Board

Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA)- Zambia has advised Information and Broadcasting Services minister Ronnie Shikapwasha to facilitate the appointment of a new ZNBC Board of Directors to replace the current one. MISA-Zambia chairperson Henry Kabwe says his institute is...
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Kitwe youths empowered with Higer bus worth US$270,000

Kwacha Member of Parliament Joseph Malanji has handed over a Higer bus worth US$270,000 to youths in his constituency for them to engage...