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German plans more agro business in Zambia

Consul of the Southern African Country to the State of Lower Saxony Victor Khune says Germany should escalate agro business relations with Zambia in order to create jobs and reduce poverty. Dr. Khune was speaking during a web meeting held...

Employ teachers on permanent basis-PROTUZ

The Professional Teachers Union of Zambia (PROTUZ) has appealed to the government to ensure that the 15 000 teachers earmarked for recruitment on a part-time basis, are employed permanently. PROTUZ Director of Public Relations and International Affairs Brian...

Paramount chief Mpezeni cancels this year’s Ncwala ceremony

Paramount chief Mpezeni of the Ngoni Speaking People of Malawi, Mozambique, South Africa and Zambia has declared that there will be no hosting of the Ncwala ceremony in 2021 due to COVID-19. The traditional ruler said he has made...

President Lungu declares Monday as national morning for the late Sebastian Zulu

President Edgar Lungu has accorded an official Funeral to the late former minister of Justice Sebastian Zulu. The late Zulu will be buried on Monday February 8, 2021 at Kakwiya village in Chief Nyamphande in Petauke District. The body...

Government asked to enforce judgment on councillors who had withdrawn resignations

The Ministry of Local Government has formally been requested to enforce the Constitution and the judgment of the Constitutional Court by directing affected councillors to vacate from office and repay back the emoluments in full. In a letter to...

Fr. Laston Lupupa should unreservedly apologize to Zambians for abusing the pulpit-Kangwa Chileshe

Catholic Priest, Fr. Laston Lupupa should unreservedly apologize to Zambians for abusing the pulpit to propagate the agenda of the ruling Patriotic Front (PF), says UPND Religious Affairs Committee Deputy Chairperson for Politics, Pastor Kangwa Chileshe. In a recent video...

HH’s aides charged over alleged NRC fraud

UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema’s special assistants Anthony Bwalya and Mubita Nawa have been jointly arrested for Forgery, Uttering false document and for being in possession of property believed to have been stolen or feloniously obtained. Also jointly charged and arrested...

Constitutional Court rules councillors who tender in notice of resignation cannot retract their notice of resignation

The Constitutional Court has this morning ruled that councillors who tender in notice of resignation cannot retract their notice of resignation. This is in a matter in which Governance Activist, Isaac Mwanza, had sued the Electoral Commission of Zambia and...

UPND castigates Fr Lupupa over hate speech

The UPND says it is unfortunate that Catholic Priest Fr. Lastone Lupupa could issue divisive and careless statements regarding the August elections. UPND Secretary General Stephen Katuka says the remarks made by Fr. Lupupa are insensitive and divisive and are...

Transport planning should be more inclusive and responsive to impacts of climate change

The Zambia Road Safety Trust (ZRST) has engaged various stakeholders in the transport and planning sector on Inclusive Climate Resilient Transport in Africa study aimed at strengthening the transport sector in Zambia. This is in a bid to meeting the...

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Namibian Government liquidates Air Namibia, the national airline is not profitable

The Namibian has said that it can no longer afford to continually provide financial support to the financially strapped...