Over 169,000 Govt Workers Migrated To Electronic Pay Slips

Over 169,000 Govt Workers Migrated To Electronic Pay Slips

Smart Zambia National Coordinator, Martine Mulenga has disclosed that over 169,000 out of the 209,000 civil servants across the country have been captured under Electronic pay slips as of December 2017. In an interview with Q-News, Dr. Mulenga says this leaves about 60,000 civil servants who are yet to be put on Electronic pay slips. […]

UPND Urges Govt To Increase Maize Floor Price This Year

UPND Urges Govt To Increase Maize Floor Price This Year

Government has been urged to consider setting an attractive maize floor price during the 2018 maize marketing season to attract farmers to sale their maize to the Food Reserve Agency in view of the anticipated low yields this season. UPND Chairman for Rural Reconstruction and Development Moono Mapani feels if the government does not offer […]

Lusaka Car Dealers, Unregistered Taxis Relocated

Lusaka Car Dealers, Unregistered Taxis Relocated

Car dealers and unregistered taxis operating in the central business district have been ordered to relocate as Lusaka records a further reduction of only 20 new cholera cases. Addressing a media briefing in Lusaka Local Government Minister Vincent Mwale says car dealers in the central business district have been moved to the area in front […]

Antonio Mwanza: Opposition Is In Denial

Antonio Mwanza: Opposition Is In Denial

Former FDD Deputy Secretary General Antonio Mwanza says opposition political parties should stop living in denial and accept that the PF government has scored in terms of infrastructure development. Mr Mwanza says the construction of new universities, schools and hospitals across the country is a huge undertaking by the government. He says politics should not […]

Lamba Chief Condemns Govt For Neglecting Traditional Leaders

Lamba Chief Condemns Govt For Neglecting Traditional Leaders

Senior Chief Kalilele of the Lamba speaking people in Mushindamo district has commended government for looking into the welfare of traditional leaders countrywide. He said it is pleasing to note that government is paying attention to the needs of all chiefs by providing them with decent accommodation. “I am happy that the palace which government […]

DEC Arrests Prophet Who Predicted Lungu Presidency Victory

DEC Arrests Prophet Who Predicted Lungu Presidency Victory

PRESS STATEMENT Lusaka, Thursday 25th January, 2018-The Drug Enforcement Commission in Lusaka has arrested a 42 year-old Nigerian Prophet for trafficking in Ephedrine. Isaac Julius Amata, 42, a Prophet of Delta Ibu State in Nigeria, has been arrested for trafficking in 26.29kg of Ephedrine. The suspect was apprehended at the Kenneth Kaunda International Airport upon […]

Lusaka Records 20 New Cholera Cases

Lusaka Records 20 New Cholera Cases

LUSAKA has recorded 20 new cholera cases, bringing the cumulative number of cases to 3,444 and 70 deaths. According to health minister Dr Chitalu Chilufya, the cumulative number of cases in other parts of the country stood at 216 with eight deaths Nationwide, the cumulative total is at 3,660 cases and 78 deaths. Dr Chilufya […]

Sudan Wont Be Easy Says Wedson

Sudan Wont Be Easy Says Wedson

CHIOLOPOLO coach Wedson Nyirenda says Zambia’s objective of lifting the CHAN trophy has not changed after his team was put under the knife in the 1-1 draw against Namibia on Monday. And Nyirenda said his team was complacent against the Brave Warriors. With both teams already qualified to the next stage, Chipolopolo put up a […]

NATSAVE Spending Without Documentation, Reveals AG

NATSAVE Spending Without Documentation, Reveals AG

THE Auditor General has revealed that NATSAVE has been spending some money without backing documentation. And the report has further revealed that NATSAVE has not been remitting Pay As You Earn to the Zambia Revenue Authority despite deducting the money from employees. And the Auditor General says the bank is paying rural hardship allowances to […]

Why Is Lungu Trying To Live In Denial?

Why Is Lungu Trying To Live In Denial?

Edgar Lungu says those who are not working are leaving his government on their own. What work is going on in Edgar’s government? Stealing! Crookedness! Thieves, crooks are the ones who are seen to be working! Why has Edgar been keeping people who are not working in his government, paying them taxpayer’s money until they […]