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General News

Queen Elizabeth and Pope congratulates RB

United Kingdom Queen Elizabeth has joined other countries in relaying congratulatory messages to President Rupiah Banda on his election victory as fourth republican president of Zambia. This is according to a statement by British High Commissioner Carolyn Davidson and made...

Maureen pays tribute to State House staff

Former first lady, Maureen Mwanawasa, has paid glowing tribute to State house staff for the support, love and kindness they rendered to the first family in the last seven years. Mrs. Mwanawasa said the State House staff was very committed...

Zambia still harbours Angolan refugees

Zambia continues to face challenges of a residual caseload of Angolan refugees, Zambia’s permanent representative to the United Nations, Lazarous Kapambwe has observed. Mr. Kapambwe notes that some of the refugees are vulnerable and not self-reliant but positive strides were...

Train students in relevant skills – Minister

Science and Technologhy Minister, Peter Daka, has appealed to mining companies and other private sector organisations on the Copperbelt to form synergies with training institutions under his ministry to ensure that students graduating from these colleges were relevant to...

Eastern Province in bumper harvest

GOVERNMENT has said the performance of the agricultural sector in Eastern Province during the 2007/08 farming season has been very good compared to other regions. Cooperatives and Marketing Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Agriculture, Bernard Namachila, said during the...

Hunger stricken Zimbabweans scrounge for food in Zambia

Severe hunger is forcing Zimbabweans to cross Lake Kariba into Zambia in search food in the Namafulo, Mweeba and Kanchindu areas in Chief area in Sinazongwe District. A local businessman Dodo Sindaza said most of the Zimbabweans are old men,...

Grade 7 exams started successfully amid rumours of boycott

Education and council authorities in Kalomo have refuted media report that teachers were to boycott invigilating grade seven examinations that commenced today. A Television station reported Tuesday that teachers in the district would boycott the exercise due to non payment...

Thursday declared National Mourning for the late Elijah Mudenda

The Secretary to the Cabinet Dr. Joshua L. Kanganja has announced that Government has declared Thursday 6th November, 2008 a Day of National Mourning in honour of the late Mr. Elijah Mudenda, former Prime Minister under the UNIP government....

United States Ambassador congratulates RB

United States Ambassador to Zambia Donald E. Booth today offered his congratulations to new Zambian President Rupiah Banda.  In a message to President Banda, Ambassador Booth highlighted the warm relations and close partnership that the United States and Zambia...

VJ to sue Given Lubinda over rigging allegations

Veteran politician, Vernon Mwaanga, will this week commence legal proceedings against opposition Patriotic Front PF spokesperson Given Lubinda for alleging that he is involved in electoral malpratices. Mr. Mwaanga said in an interview with journalists in Lusaka on Friday evening...

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Government records a positive growth on revenue collected from January to March 2021

Government has recorded a positive growth on revenue collected from January to March 2021, Secretary to the Treasury Fredson...