Tanzania Sign a Deal With Barrick Gold To Share 50/50 Proceeds

Tanzania Sign a Deal With Barrick Gold To Share 50/50 Proceeds

It took a day, but Barrick Gold Corp.’s tentative deal with Tanzania’s government to end a tax dispute at its African subsidiary is becoming clearer. In a press conference and two statements, the world’s largest gold producer revealed that Acacia Mining Plc would pay Tanzania’s government $300 million and divide the future “economic benefits” of […]

City Market Gutted Again

City Market Gutted Again

Barely three weeks after the threatened state of public emergency declared by President Edgar Lungu came to an end, fire has again swept through Lusaka’s City Market. In July this year, fire swept through the Market destroying property worth thousands of Kwacha and eleven suspects were arrested in connection with the inferno. The Hot FM […]

ZCID Distance Self From Nevers Mumba

ZCID Distance Self From Nevers Mumba

Former MMD president Nevers Mumba has continued to suffer setbacks in his quest to forcefully and illegally cling to the presidency of the former ruling party as Zambia Centre for InterParty Dailogue has distanced itself from him. Monica Kanjimana who is the Executive Director said ZCID had a board meeting on Thursday where it was […]

Now Police Search At UPND Offices Draws a Blank

Now Police Search At UPND Offices Draws a Blank

ARMED police who raided the UPND secretariat this evening finished their search without finding the alleged concealed weapons they were looking for. The armed officers surrounded the UPND secretariat on Provident Street in Lusaka’s Fairview area in the evening with a search warrant indicating that they were there to look for concealed weapons. But Lusaka […]

Corporate Insolvency Bill Goes Through To The (Report) Next Stage

Corporate Insolvency Bill Goes Through To The (Report) Next Stage

Contrary to some malicious story that circulated on some social media yesterday engineered by the usual notorious suspects, the Commerce Minister Hon Margaret Mwanakatwe today presented the much talked about Corporate Insolvency Bill together with the Company Act, and both have since gone through to the next stage, effectively putting to bed the speculations!! Asked […]

Ladies – This Is How You Lose Him To Another Woman

Ladies – This Is How You Lose Him To Another Woman

By Emmanuel Mukula Have you ever wondered why the man who was so much into you and so excited about you, has become cold towards you all of a sudden. He is always too busy for you and doesn’t return your calls as he used to; doesn’t seem to care about you like he used […]

Barclays Cup Finalists Bubble With Confidence

Barclays Cup Finalists Bubble With Confidence

The stage for the 2017 Barclays Cup final is set with both coaches declaring their teams ready for battle at the National Heroes Stadium on Saturday. Republican President Edgar Lungu will be part of the crowd in a final that will pit 2014 winners Napsa Stars and Zanaco. During a pre-match briefing Zanaco assistant coach […]

Speaker: Kambwili Still Bonafide PF MP

Speaker: Kambwili Still Bonafide PF MP

SPEAKER of the National Assembly Dr Patrick Matibini has ruled that Roan PF member of parliament Chishimba Kambwili is still a bonafide member of the ruling party. Speaker Matibini made the ruling yesterday after Kabushi PF member of parliament Bowman Lusambo, who is also Copperbelt minister, raised a point of order seeking clarification whether Kambwili […]