Parsons Green: Second Arrest Over Tube Bombing

A second man has been arrested in connection with Friday’s attack on a London Tube train, police said. The 21-year-old man was arrested in Hounslow, west London, on Saturday night on suspicion of a terror offence and is in custody in south London. An 18-year-old man is also being held on suspicion of a terror […]

DR Congo Security Forces Shoot Dead Burundi Migrants

Security forces in the Democratic Republic of Congo have shot dead 37 Burundian migrants who were protesting after four of their countrymen were expelled, the UN says. Its peacekeeping mission Monusco said another 117 were injured during the incident in the east of the country. Government sources said protesters overran a prison where the Burundians […]

‘Multichoice Taking Zambians For a Ride’

‘Multichoice Taking Zambians For a Ride’

Distinguished journalist Edem Djokotoe says South African pay television channel Multichoice is taking Zambians for a ride. Djokotoe is particularly upset that SuperSport will not show the Carnelo Alvarez fight this weekend. He said some channels are filled with content for an Afrikaans audience. Djokotoe, a key feature in the Zambia media, says it was […]

Kambwili: Stop Stealing Or I Will Reveal More

Kambwili: Stop Stealing Or I Will Reveal More

CHISHIMBA Kambwili has warned the PF government to stop stealing or he will continue disclosing the deals going on in President Edgar Lungu’s regime. And Kambwili has warned that a political ‘Tsunami’ will soon hit the ruling Patriotic Front. Meanwhile, the Roan PF member of parliament has also Challeged President Lungu to a live debate […]

We’re On Firm Ground, says PF After By-Election Win

We’re On Firm Ground, says PF After By-Election Win

THE Patriotic Front has scooped nine out of 12 local-government by-elections held yesterday, with party secretary general Davies Mwila saying they stand on firm ground. Meanwhile, the United Party for National Development (UPND) has retained the Council chairperson seat for Itezhi-Tezhi District with a landslide victory after beating its closest rival, the Patriotic Front (PF), […]

Kambwili Tells Lungu To Resign Over ‘Corrupt’ Lusaka-Ndola Road Project

Kambwili Tells Lungu To Resign Over ‘Corrupt’ Lusaka-Ndola Road Project

CHISHIMBA Kambwili says President Edgar Lungu must resign on moral grounds for launching the US$1.2 billion Lusaka-Chingola dual carriageway project which he says stinks corruption. And Kambwili says he will ask donors for assistance on a forensic audit of the road construction projects in the country. But infrastructure development minister Ronald Chitotela has claimed the […]

Kit Makers Queue Up AT Football House

Kit Makers Queue Up AT Football House

The Football Association Of Zambia (FAZ) terminated the deal with Mafro due to failure to honour contractual obligations but kit enough until the end of the year Several kit manufacturers have expressed interest in dressing Zambia. FAZ General Secretary Ponga Liwewe has told the Times of Zambia. While the supplied Mafro kit is enough to […]

CONFIRMED: UPND Laughs Last, PF Tumbles & Goes Into ‘Panic Mode’

CONFIRMED: UPND Laughs Last, PF Tumbles & Goes Into ‘Panic Mode’

OPPOSITION UPND is seriously weighing in for 2021 general election by sending a strong message through toppling of the ruling PF in the by-elections held across the nation, Tumfweko understands. UPND candidate in Lunte Northern Province has won the council election, UPND has also won in Libonda ward in Western province. In Itezhi-tezhi UPND is […]

Sensele: L/stone-Sesheke Road a Death Trap

Sensele: L/stone-Sesheke Road a Death Trap

IN its current state, the Livingstone-Sesheke road is a death trap, says a former district commissioner. In an interview, Paul Sensele said despite being an economically viable road linking the rest of Zambia to the Walvis Bay in Namibia, the PF government was not paying attention to its bad state. “The road is slowly degenerating […]