US President Donald Trump has attacked Democrats for rejecting his proposals to end the longest government shutdown in US history. He said his plans had been dismissed before he had even presented them. Mr Trump had offered “compromises” in exchange for funding for his security wall along the Mexican border, the issue that has caused […]
Two African presidents have congratulated Democratic Republic of Congo opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi for winning last month’s presidential poll, despite the African Union saying it had “serious doubts” about the result. The constitutional court ruled that Mr Tshisekedi had won after rejecting a challenge from rival Martin Fayulu. He said Mr Tshisekedi made a deal […]
A Lusaka Pastor at the centre of a sex scandal says he is gravely sorry for the mistake and has asked the man whose wife he had an affair with to forgive him. Brian Chama who was Pastor at Hope Ministries in PHI residential area confessed to having an affair with Zaliwe Daka after a […]
Kaizer Chiefs’ players talked big during the week about putting up a fight to reduce the two-goal deficit from their 3-1 first-leg defeat against Zesco United in Zambia. Instead they weakly conceded two more at homeat FNB Stadium on Saturday night, then scored a late consolation in a 2-1 second-leg loss to exit in the […]
A FORTY-FIVE-year-old man of Linda township in Lusaka has alleged before the Chawama local court that he found his two nephews fighting for his wife. Isaac Cheelo told magistrate Lewis Mumba that he did not know that his wife had an affair with one of his nephew, Patson, until he found.
GOVERNMENT officials in Siavonga have bowed to pressure from villagers in Chimata village in Chief Sinadambwe’s area to allow a witch-hunt at a “haunted” public school. Moonga Middle Basic School remains closed one week after Government schools re-opened for the first term because about 20 pupils have been behaving in a strange manner, as if […]
MOPANI Copper Mines (MCM) chief executive officer Chris Vermeulen has assured Government that there will be no retrenchments at the mine as a result of the new tax regime for the mining sector. And MCM chairman and director Moses Chilangwa says the mine’s approach is to dialogue whenever it has matters to deal with Government.
A 21-YEAR-OLD woman of Chongwe has been arrested in Katete for allegedly stealing a one-week-old baby from her step-mother. And a riot erupted in Chipata’s Mchini township on Thursday after a six-year-old girl was reported to have been defiled and strangled to death by a local man.
It is crunch time for Zambia’s last two continental representatives, Zesco United and Nkana, this weekend in their respective 2018/2019 CAF Confederation Cup pre-group stage final leg away matches. Zesco and Nkana were relegated to the CAF Confederation Cup playoff round after they were knocked out of the 2018/2019 CAF Champions League pre-group stage in […]
ADMINISTRATORS of late Minister of Gender Victoria Kalima’s estates have asked the High Court to allow them to sell some of her assets to enable them to settle the debt she left. Mutiyo Kalima and Alice Kalima have filed an application in the Lusaka High Court to sell some of Ms Kalima’s properties.