Mwanakatwe Explains Usage of Eurobonds

Mwanakatwe Explains Usage of Eurobonds

FINANCE minister Margaret Mwanakatwe on Thursday gave Parliament a breakdown in the utilisation of money from the three Euro bonds Zambia contracted in 2012, 2014 and 2015. And Mwanakatwe says the government does not intend to default on repayments when the first, second and third Euro bonds fall due in 2022, 2024 and 2025 to […]

Editorial: Stop This Corrupt NRDC Land Deal

Editorial: Stop This Corrupt NRDC Land Deal

The government’s intention to transfer 304 hectares of land where the Natural Resources Development College in Lusaka sits to Avic International Project Engineering Company stinks of corruption and must be stopped. Avic International is a company this government has been awarding all sorts of construction contracts. It is also a company which leading elements in […]

Kambwili: PF Leadership Should Continue Lying to President Lungu

Kambwili: PF Leadership Should Continue Lying to President Lungu

POLITICAL Animal Chishimba Kambwili says the PF leadership should continue lying to President Lungu. He said the failure to tell President Lungu the truth about how they had lost popularity was advantageous to the National Democratic Congress. “It’s to our advantage, let them be complacent. I would encourage them to continue lying to him while […]

Lungu Is Being Fed With Lies, Complain PF MPs During Caucus With Wina

Lungu Is Being Fed With Lies, Complain PF MPs During Caucus With Wina

PF members of parliament on Thursday told Vice-President Inonge Wina that President Edgar Lungu is being fed lies about the strength of the ruling party. And Roan PF member of parliament Chishimba Kambwili says President Lungu is behaving in the same way Rupiah Banda listened to lies that led to his loss in the 2011 […]

Chota: Govt Should Stop Saturnia Regna

Chota: Govt Should Stop Saturnia Regna

THE Government should urgently step in and help pensioners recover billions of Kwacha syphoned out of the Saturnia pension fund through un-authorized payments disguised as investments and management fees. And a veteran human resources and pension administrator has called on the Trustees of the Fund to immediately suspend members’ remittances to the beleaguered multi-employer pension […]

ZESCO United Coach At Crossroads

ZESCO United Coach At Crossroads

By Aaron Mubanga Zesco United are yet to decide on who will coach the team in the 2018. Tenant Chembo is interim coach and many including Zesco United fans feel it might be time to give him the job on permanent basis. But it’s seems top management at the club don’t want to risk it […]

Tayali: Corruption Fight National Issue Not a Political Agenda

Tayali: Corruption Fight National Issue Not a Political Agenda

Economic and Equity Party (EEP) President Chilufya Tayali says the continued corruption claims in government without evidence is eroding substitutive public debate on various governance issues. Mr. Tayali says he will not be part of malicious accusations and politicians who want to ride on a corruption trump card to get into office. He has told […]

Kamba Rebukes ‘Lungu Books’ Critics

Kamba Rebukes ‘Lungu Books’ Critics

PATRIOTIC Front (PF) Lusaka Province youth chairman Kennedy Kamba says those against the gesture by the party to distribute branded exercise books to rural communities should just stay away, if they do not have anything better to offer. And Mr. Kamba says opposition propaganda manoeuvres to brand toilet tissue and sweets with President Lungu’s portrait […]

Chinese In Court For Discharging Sewer Into Chongwe Stream

Chinese In Court For Discharging Sewer Into Chongwe Stream

TWO Chinese men have appeared in the Lusaka Magistrates’ Court for discharging sewer into the Kambwena stream in Chongwe district without permission from the Zambia Environmental Management Agency. In this case, Tan Futian and Hu Xinqiou, both employees of Henan Gouji Development Company, appeared in court together with company representative Catherine Mweene, who is the […]

Lusaka Man Murders Wife

Lusaka Man Murders Wife

A 24-YEAR-OLD Lusaka man identified as Jeremiah Daka has allegedly murdered his wife in Chibolya compound. According to Zambia Police public relations officer Esther Mwaata Katongo, Daka beat and strangled his wife, Juliet, to death. She stated that the incident happened in the early hours of Thursday around 04:00 hours. “Chibolya Police in Lusaka received […]