Over 7000 Teachers Are Lost Anually

Over 7000 Teachers Are Lost Anually

The Ministry of General Education has been losing 7,000 teachers annually due to various factors, the National Action for Quality Education in Zambia (NAQEZ) has said. NAQEZ executive director Aaron Chansa says data from the ministry’s 2016 educational statistical bulletin indicates that the country needs to engage a lot of teachers in public schools to […]

Police Warn And Caution Kay Figo Over Controversial Image

Police Warn And Caution Kay Figo Over Controversial Image

Police have warned and cautioned Cynthia Bwalya a musician popularly known as Kay Figo of Woodlands in Lusaka for the Offence of Prohibition of pornography which is contrary to section 102 (a) of the Electronic Communications and Transactions Act no. 21 2009. Investigations in the matter have continued. ESTHER MWAATA KATONGO ZAMBIA POLICE PUBLIC RELATIONS […]

K370, 000 Spent On Rehabilitation Of The Big National Tree

K370, 000 Spent On Rehabilitation Of The Big National Tree

The Big Tree National Monument which appears on the K50 banknote has received a facelift after undergoing rehabilitation at a cost of K 370,000. The fig tree, which is locally known as Mukuyu, is located at Kabwe’s Freedom Way square and it attracts a number of visitors who take shelter under its unique green canopy […]

Govt Forged Bank Statement to Cover-Up illegal Withdrawal of Germany Funds

Govt Forged Bank Statement to Cover-Up illegal Withdrawal of Germany Funds

THE Ministry of Local Government and Housing forged a bank statement to cover-up an illegal withdrawal of 3 million euros from the German funded urban basket for water projects. Following the discovery, the German Federal Government had to terminate the urban basket and an amount of about 3 million euros was returned to the Federal […]

Magande Doubtful ConCourt Ruling Will Impact Economy

Magande Doubtful ConCourt Ruling Will Impact Economy

Former Minister of Finance Ng’andu Magande has expressed doubt Friday’s ruling of the Constitutional Court will have an immediate impact on the Zambian economy. Mr. Magande says the ruling was only an interpretation of the Zambian constitution that touched on the 2021 elections and President Edgar Lungu’s eligibility to contest the elections. In an interview […]

Police Institute Investigation Against Corrupt Kagem Cop

Police Institute Investigation Against Corrupt Kagem Cop

Police have instituted administrative action against a Police officer from Mobile Unit in combat uniform who allegedly collected money from a motorist at Kagem security check point on the Copperbelt. In a video that is circulating on social media, the Police Officer is seen pleading for leniency from agitated members of the public for not […]

Over 9,500 Mealie-Meal Bags Seized, To be Disposed Of

Over 9,500 Mealie-Meal Bags Seized, To be Disposed Of

Government  has confiscated more than 9,500 bags of mealie meal in Chililabombwe which were destined for the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). And Copperbelt Minister Japhen Mwakalombe says he will engage Minister of Finance Margaret Mwanakatwe for Government to build border control facilities at Mokambo and Sakania border posts to increase revenue collection bases. Chililabombwe […]

Zambian Man Starved Sex For Failing To Attend Funeral

Zambian Man Starved Sex For Failing To Attend Funeral

A 53-year-old man of George township narrated to the Matero local court how he was denied conjugal rights for over one year for failure to attend his father-in-law’s funeral. When he testified before magistrate Gastone Kalala, Fedson Banda told the court that his wife, Hellen Ngoma, 45, denied him conjugal rights to punish him because […]

SAD: Photo Of A Girl Killed By A Crocodile in Samfya

SAD: Photo Of A Girl Killed By A Crocodile in Samfya

According to eye witness, the girl was taken away by a crocodile whilst taking photos in the water. Authorities were quickly notified about the development. Police officers and officers from the Department of National Parks and Wildlife undertook a search and spotted the crocodile near Yachi Guest house, located on the shores of the lake. […]