60 year old Man Arrested for Murder In Siavonga

60 year old Man Arrested for Murder In Siavonga

Police in Siavonga District have arrested a 60-year old man for the murder of his 58-year old wife using a pounding stick. The suspect has been identified as Bernard Hamwiinga of Hakabija village in Chief Sinadambwe’s Chiefdom in Siavonga District who murdered his wife identified as Maggie Mafuta of the same village. Confirming the developmentto […]

Zambia & Angola Waive-off VISA Requirement

Zambia & Angola Waive-off VISA Requirement

Zambia and Angola have formally waived-off the VISA requirement for citizens traveling between the two countries. This is a culmination of the signing of two VISA exemption agreements during a state visit to Zambia in May by Angolan president Joao Lourenco. The two agreements, one for diplomatic and official passport holders and another for ordinary […]

Zambia’s Unitary State Status Must Remain Intact – Banda

Zambia’s Unitary State Status Must Remain Intact – Banda

President Edgar Lungu has been called upon to ensure Zambia’s unitary state status remains intact. vlcsnap-6747-07-16-21h13m28s731Development Activist, Canisius Banda is urging President Lungu not to allow any province or region secede from the rest of the Country. Dr. Banda is of the view that regardless of any agreements that were signed in the past, Zambia […]

700 NGOs Have Registered Under Act of 2009

700 NGOs Have Registered Under Act of 2009

Community Development and Social Welfare Minister, Emerine Kabanshi has disclosed that more than 700 NGO’s have been registered under the contentious NGO Act of 2009. And Ms. Kabanshi has revealed that a new NGO has come from the United States that will help with the software to capture vulnerable children in Zambia. She SAYS the […]

Denying Biti Asylum Was Violation of International Duty – NAREP

Denying Biti Asylum Was Violation of International Duty – NAREP

The National Restoration party (NAREP) has described the recent decision by the PF Government to deny political asylum to Zimbabwe’s MDC Alliance senior member Tendai Biti as an error and a violation of international obligation. NAREP spokesperson Bwalya Nondo tells Q-news that government’s decision has dented the country’s image considering that Zambia is known to […]

Avic Is One Of the Best Companies in Zambia – Chitotela

Avic Is One Of the Best Companies in Zambia – Chitotela

HOUSING and infrastructure minister Ronald Chitotela says he wishes people talking the loudest about the eroded state of the Kafue-Mazabuka road could do the same on the Chinsali-Nakonde road. And Chitotela says “maybe” AVIC International is one of the best companies that is performing in Zambia and delivering construction projects within schedule. Featuring on ZNBC […]

RTSA to Introduce RFID System, Reregister All Zambian Vehicles ‘Small Vehicles to Pay K500 for Re-registartion..’

RTSA to Introduce RFID System, Reregister All Zambian Vehicles ‘Small Vehicles to Pay K500 for Re-registartion..’

THE Road Transport and Safety Agency is in the process of implementing a Radio Frequency Identification mechanism for all motor vehicles in Zambia. The new system that would capture vehicle details would require re-registration of all motor vehicles in the country. Agency public relations manager Fred Mubanga confirmed the development. Mubanga, however, dismissed reports that […]

Lusaka Woman Sues Airtel for Breach of Confidentiality

Lusaka Woman Sues Airtel for Breach of Confidentiality

A LUSAKA businesswoman has sued Airtel Networks Zambia PLC in the Lusaka High Court claiming damages for breach of confidentiality. Olypa Chisha Chilembo is also seeking an order that Airtel be found vicariously liable for the negligence of their employee and damages for negligence in revealing confidential mobile money account information to a third party […]

Sinkamba Doubts Refinancing of $750M Eurobond will Materialize

Sinkamba Doubts Refinancing of $750M Eurobond will Materialize

Green Party President, Peter Sinkamba doubts the refinancing of the Eurobond by Turkey will materialize considering the state of the Turkish economy. Mr. Sinkamba says Government should just as well forget about the Turkish bailout looking the rapid decay in the Turkish economy. He states that the Turkish economy in serious shambles following US President […]

Hiked Tariff On Internet Calls Is Double Taxation – MISA

Hiked Tariff On Internet Calls Is Double Taxation – MISA

The Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA) and Bloggers of Zambia have expressed concern over Cabinet’s decision to introduce a 30 Ngwee tariff on internet calls, describing the tariff as a form of double and punitive taxation. And the two organizations have expressed worry with the fast speed at which the government is moving to […]