ZESCO Directors Fired, As SATA Suspends Egyptian Company ‘Milking’ Zambians

ZESCO Directors Fired, As SATA Suspends Egyptian Company ‘Milking’ Zambians

ZESCO has terminated the contracts of all the seven directors that worked under former managing director Ernest Mupwaya with immediate effect. The firm’s new managing director Cyprian Chitundu confirmed in an interview at his office last evening that the seven have already been replaced. Mr Chitundu said the changes are normal and that the new […]

FIRST Zambian To Declare HIV/AIDS Positive Status Publicly Dies Aged 47

FIRST Zambian To Declare HIV/AIDS Positive Status Publicly Dies Aged 47

The First Zambian Person who declared his HIV/AIDS positive Status in Public in 1990 has died at age 47 . Mr Winstone died today Wednesday morning at the University Teaching Hospital (UTH) after an illness. The late Mr Winstone Zulu was born in 1964  in Lusaka,  the sixth born in a family of thirteen children. […]

DARIO BONNETI HAD NO CONTRACT WITH FAZ, RB IMPLICATED

DARIO BONNETI HAD NO CONTRACT WITH FAZ, RB IMPLICATED

The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ), has disclosed that axed Zambia National Team Chipolopolo Boys coach Dario Bonneti had no contract with the FA. Speaking this  morning on a Live HOT FM interview, FAZ Vice President Boniface Mwamelo, failed to confirm whether Dario Bonetti had a contract with FAZ or was brought in through state […]

Archbishop Of Canterbury Attacks Mugabe

Archbishop Of Canterbury Attacks Mugabe

The Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams on Sunday issued a strong criticism of the government of Robert Mugabe and told thousands of cheering Anglican members in Harare not to retaliate against attacks on the church in Zimbabwe. Williams’ comments risk angering the Zimbabwean president who has not yet confirmed whether he would meet the Anglican […]

Chief Justice Ernest Sakala To Be ‘Axed And Fired’

Chief Justice Ernest Sakala To Be ‘Axed And Fired’

Chief Justice Ernest Sakala will be axed from his position as head of the Judiciary, Tumfweko has been briefed. This is part of the ‘clean up’ program the PF government has embarked on since assuming office. On 23 June, 2010, Chief Justice Ernest Sakala refused to shake hands with then Opposition Patriotic Front (PF) president […]

BREAKING NEWS : Commotion At Chambishi Copper Smelter ‘Erupt’ As Workers Block Kitwe-Chingola Road

BREAKING NEWS : Commotion At Chambishi Copper Smelter ‘Erupt’ As Workers Block Kitwe-Chingola Road

COMMOTION arose this morning when more than 800 workers at Zambia’s Chinese-owned Chambishi Copper Smelter on the Copperbelt Province downed tools demanding a pay rise and improved conditions of service, bringing production at the plant to a halt. A Tumfweko check found workers outside the plant chanting anti-management slogans and this morning blocked the Kitwe-Chingola […]

Zambia Army Commander ‘Chopped Off’

Zambia Army Commander ‘Chopped Off’

Republican President Michael Sata has fired Zambia Army Commander, General Wisdom Lopa. And president Sata has appointed Press Association of Zambia (PAZ) vice president Amos Chanda as chief analyst for press, Tumfweko has been briefed. President Sata has also fired deputy army commander and chief of staff Colonel V.M Mukanda. He has replaced army commander […]