9.5 C
Alba Iulia
Wednesday, November 25, 2020

General News

UNZA’s Sishuwa wins top international research prize

UNIVERSITY of Zambia (UNZA) lecturer Sishuwa Sishuwa has been named the winner of the 2020 Terence Ranger Prize, awarded annually by the UK-based top ranked Journal of Southern African Studies (JSAS) for the best article by a first-time author...

Ministry of Religious Affairs urged to seriously scrutinize the activities of pastors in Zambia

Traditional leaders in Mansa district have called on the government through the Ministry of Religious Affairs to seriously scrutinize the activities of pastors in the nation. Speaking at a meeting with National Guidance and Religious Affairs Minister, the Hon....

UNZA suspends 8 students for inciting the Riot

The University of Zambia Management has with immediate effect suspended eight students that allegedly incited others to riot over the decision not to allow students with outstanding fees to write semester examinations. The eight have been named as Frank Chiyama,...

The Electoral Commission of Zambia to recruit additional 1,100 staff

The Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) is in the process of recruiting an extra 1,100 staff to beef up the staff already in the field as a way of enhancing the efficiency in the voter registration exercise. ECZ Chief Electoral...

Bowman Lusambo gives a Lusaka Company 7 days to improve workers Condition

Lusaka Province Minister Bowman Lusambo has given Sabs industry, a wig making company, a seven-day ultimatum to improve conditions of services for its workers or risk having its operating license revoked. Mr. Lusambo who today stormed the Sabs plant in...

President Lungu launches crop national planting

President Edgar Lungu has called on agriculture extension staff to take their job seriously so as to help farmers improve on agriculture productivity. President Lungu speaking during the national crop planting launch in Petauke district ,eastern province today, said he...

Chipata woman wins K2.5 million playing Zambia Millions on Zamtel network

Martha Zulu, a 38-year-old Marketeer from Chipata, Eastern Province has won the jackpot after she bagged K2.5 million in the Zambia Millions Mobile Lottery. Ms. Zulu drew the lucky combination of numbers after participating in the Lottery on the Zamtel...

COVID-19 could increase Child, Early, Forced, Marriage – Amb Simbyakula

The socio-economic consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic could result in 13 million cases of Child Early and Forced Marriage across the globe, Zambia’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations (UN) Dr Ngosa Simbyakula has cautioned. Amb Simbyakula has told the...

Zambia, Sweden launch partnership on statistics …As Africa celebrates Statistics Day

Ministry of National Development Planning Permanent Secretary Chola Chabala has commended the launch of a joint cooperation project between the Zambia Statistics Agency (ZAMSTATS) and Statistics Sweden. Mr. Chabala was speaking at the annual African Statistics Day commemoration...

Lusambo calls for truce over development of land surrounding Kenneth Kaunda International airport

Lusaka Province Minister Bowman Lusambo has directed the Zambia Airforce and Chongwe council to ensure that all developments on the disputed land between private developers and the National Airports Corporation is resolved. Speaking when he inspected...
- Advertisement -

Latest News

Do not politicize voter’s registration exercise – GBM

Patriotic Front (PF) Vice National Chairperson for Mobilization Geoffrey Mwamba has urged Mpulungu residents not to politicize the ongoing...

President Lungu concerned with the increased cases of reported fish thefts in cages

President Edgar Lungu has expressed concern with the increased cases of reported fish thefts in cages. President Lungu said the vice is a...

Heavy rains leaves trail of destruction in Itezhi-Tezhi

Property worth thousands of kwacha has been destroyed following a night of strong winds and heavy rains in Itezhi Tezhi District in Central Province. The...

Speaker urges MPs to be ambassadors of peace

Speaker of the National Assembly of Zambia Patrick Matibini has urged law makers to take advantage of their strategic position in Zambian politics to...

The Current Voter Registration is in a Mess

By Charles Kakoma, UPND Spokesman. Many people are disappointed and upset with the current voters registration exercise. After visiting many registration centres, I...