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General News

Government purchases 150 trucks for councils

Government has purchased 150 light trucks worth over K5.5 billion to be distributed to all local authorities in the country. Local Government and Housing Minister, Sylvia Masebo said the vehicles are meant to help the councils effectively carry out the...

ZESCO electricity power generators restored

ZESCO has repaired its two generators which had tripped off at Kafue Gorge Power Station. ZESCO Public Relations Manager Monica Chisela has confirmed that the two machines are now back in operation. Briefing the press in Lusaka today, Mrs. Chisela said...

Crime gets off hand in L/stone – Munkombwe

Southern Province Minister, Daniel Munkombwe, has said that criminal activities in the region have gotten out of hand following the increase in the number of people being assaulted and beaten to death. Mr. Munkombwe said Livingstone and surrounding districts had become a breeding ground...

Comedian, Dr Jose to release a Movie

A Zambian Comedian, Chomba Kalunga popularly known as Dr Jose will next month release a movie on the Zambian Market. Mr. Kalunga said the movie tiled “At Least A Smile”, is a story of a woman who gets married to...

KK turns 84

Scores of Lusaka residents have joined former President, Kenneth Kaunda at his Kabulonga office to celebrate his 84th birthday. Present at the celebrations included Dr. Kaunda's wife and former first lady Betty, Freedom Fighters, Mama Chibesakankasa, former UNIP Secretary General,...

Levy to secure K44bn for UNZA

President Mwanawasa has pledged to secure K44 billion from the national treasury to help resolve the stand-off between University of Zambia management and unionised staff over insufficient funding to the institution. UNZA Public Relations Officer, Stanslous Chewe said President Mwanawasa...

Terence Findlay convicted of Assault

The Ndola Magistrate Court has convicted suspended ruling Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) Copperbelt province chairman, Terence Findlay after finding him guilty of assault occasioning bodily harm. Findlay 43, has since been sentenced to nine months simple imprisonment and ordered...

American national deported

The Immigration Department has deported a 27 year old American national after serving his jail sentence for trafficking in psychotropic substances. Immigration Public Relations Officer Mulako Mbagweta told ZANIS in Lusaka today that Kimmel Daron Vincent who served as a...

Lusaka Car dealers protest

A group of car dealers today stormed the Lusaka City Council (LCC) offices at civics center to complain about the council’s announcement to remove them from the central business district. LCC Public Relations Manager Chanda Makanta confirmed the move by...

Govt. to swiftly fight crime in SADC

Government says it will swiftly respond towards addressing escalating criminal activities in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region. Home Affairs deputy minister Misheck Bonshe says there was urgent need for police in the region to take action and stop...

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Zambian music stars teamed up for a song to sentize people to prevention measures of Corona Virus

Zambian music stars Pontiano Kaiche, Maureen Lilanda, Macky2, Wezi and Chef 187 teamed up for a song to sentize people to prevention measures of Corona Virus. The...

Zambia shuts down Victoria Falls

The Victoria Falls (Mosi oa- Tunya) shared between Zambia and Zimbabwe has been closed to the public on the Zambian side as countries struggles...

Kaindu Plots For Buildcon Revamp

New Buildcon coach Kelvin Kaindu is seeking to lift the FAZ Super Division side out of relegation. Kaindu was this week given the mandate to...

Time to earn money

Online traders offer to make money at home during the pandemic Due to the coronavirus, the authorities in Zambia have urged residents spend more time...

Lusaka City Council to stop street vending in the Central Business District

The Lusaka City Council will with effect from today not allow street vending in the Central Business District in the quest to fight the...
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