BE WARNED: Scammers Masquerading As Labour Office Rewarding K26,000

BE WARNED: Scammers Masquerading As Labour Office Rewarding K26,000

The Ministry of Labour says unscrupulous labour officers have put an advert on social media asking people who worked between 1990 and 2018 to collect K26,000 benefits from the labour office. The purported labour officers have created a fake website for the Ministry of Labour http://bit/LabourZM, contrary to the one created by Smart Zambia. Ministry […]

Munkombwe Widow Sues Stepson

Munkombwe Widow Sues Stepson

LATE former Southern Province Minister Daniel Munkombwe’s widow, Annie, has sued her stepson, Siafwa, for harassment after he evicted her from the family farm. Mrs Munkombwe, who got married to the former lawmaker in 2014, was asked to leave her husband’s farm on allegations that she encouraged workers to report the non-payment of their benefits […]

The Die Is Cast…As ConCourt Rules In Lungu Eligibility Casef

Edgar Lungu will test his own medicine when the Constitutional Court he set up gives a judgment on whether or not is eligible to contest the 2021 General Elections. Contemptuous statements coming from the ruling and opposition political parties, including Mr Lungu himself have been made on the matter. Mr Lungu warned the judges while […]

Close to 1,000 Miners to Lose Jobs at Mopani

Close to 1,000 Miners to Lose Jobs at Mopani

About 1, 000 miners at Mopani Copper Mines (MCM) are likely to lose their jobs after the mining giant starter its voluntary retrenchment exercise. According to latest correspondence from MCM Chief Services Manager KV Chitoshi and to the people close to the Development , the company is asking employees to go on voluntary separation or […]

Zambian Medical Expert Outlines The Importance Of Nuclear Science In Cancer Treatment

  A medical expert has outlined the importance and efficacy of nuclear energy in treating non-communicable diseases. Dr Mulindi Mwanahamuntu who University Teaching Hospital Deputy Director Women and Newly born Hospita said the construction of Centre for Nuclear Science and Technology(CNST) will ensure that Non Communicable diseases like cancer are effectively treated. Dr Mwanahabantu said […]

Teacher Unions Over the Moon

Teacher Unions Over the Moon

TEACHER unions say the recruitment of 2,009 teachers out of 27,439 candidates who applied under this year’s recruitment exercise will help bridge the deficit of 55,000 and improve academic performance in schools. Zambia National Teachers Union (ZNUT) secretary general Newman Bubala said in an interview yesterday that the move should be commended because it will […]

Witness Narrates How Court Officials Supplied Cocaine to a Katondo Street Businessman

Witness Narrates How Court Officials Supplied Cocaine to a Katondo Street Businessman

THE Lusaka Magistrates’ Court has heard that court officials were supplying cocaine to a businessman who trades at Katondo Street to sell and would get a commission. Siavonga magistrate Victoria Chitulangoma, who was sitting in Lusaka, heard this when trial in the matter in which court officials Emmanuel Chirwa, Bearvan Mengo, Mathews Mukanda, Victor Nzaila, […]

$4.80m Cement Plant Coming

$4.80m Cement Plant Coming

Construction of a 4-hundred and 80-million-dollar cement plant in Ndola will commence next April. This follows the signing of a financing agreement this morning between Central African Cement Company -CAC- and China Building Materials Industries -CBMI- who have a 51 percent stake. CAC are putting in 85 percent of the cost while Zambia Consolidated Copper […]

Social Media Cops warned

Police and Immigration officers spreading falsehoods on social media will be disciplined, Zambia Police Service Commission chairperson Peter Chingaipe has said. Mr Chingaipe urged the police command to immediately institute disciplinary action against officers who spread falsehoods on social media. He said this when he addressed officers from Zambia Police Service and Immigration Department at […]