I’ll Deal With HH, Lusambo Warns

I’ll Deal With HH, Lusambo Warns

KABUSHI Member of Parliament, Bowman Lusambo says as an effective and time tested grassroots mobiliser with a ‘PhD in politics’, he will have no option but to send UPND president Hakainde Hichilema into political extinction if he does not quit his provocative brand of politics. And Mr Lusambo says the events of Friday in Sesheke […]

Mahtani (Finsbury Investments Limited) Paid K580,000,000 Into Court On 6th February 2019

Mahtani (Finsbury Investments Limited) Paid K580,000,000 Into Court On 6th February 2019

Pursuant to the Judgement of the Court of Appeal of Zambia holden at Lusaka (Appeal No. 117/2018) delivered on 31st January, 2019 Finsbury Investments Limited paid into the High Court of Zambia at the Commercial Registry under Cause No. 2008/HPC/366 on 6th February 2019 K580,000,000 (pre-rebased) plus interest in compliance of the said Judgement (J40). […]

ZESCO Sued for High Voltage Supply

ZESCO Sued for High Voltage Supply

NANDI Properties has sued Zesco demanding more than K134,895 in damages for allegedly supplying high voltage electricity to its premises where several electrical appliances got damaged. Nandi Properties is also claiming damages for negligence and breach of statutory duty. In a statement of claim filed in the Lusaka High Court, Nandi Properties states that it […]

Lungu Says ACC Officers Complained to Him that Kambwili Is Vulgar

Lungu Says ACC Officers Complained to Him that Kambwili Is Vulgar

CHISHIMBA Kambwili is very vulgar, says President Edgar Lungu. President Lungu revealed that the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) went to him ‘crying’ that Mr Kambwili was very vulgar when they picked him up for questioning. “The ACC came to me and said Mr Kambwili was corrupt, I said investigate him. They investigated him and along the […]

Government Investigating Scott Over Published Book On Former President Michael Sata On His Death

Government Investigating Scott Over Published Book On Former President Michael Sata On His Death

Government has instituted investigations into former Vice-President Dr Guy Scott’s newly released book that reveals the cause of death of former president Michael Sata. Information minister Dora Siliya said government was concerned about some of the issues Dr Scott raised in his book that may not have been for public consumption. Dr Scott, in his […]

Govt Bans Meal Allowances

Govt Bans Meal Allowances

HIGHER Education Minister Nkandu Luo has banned meal allowances for all the students that will be in first year beginning 2019. Nkandu Luo told a media briefing in Lusaka today that the Loans and scholarships board has instead increased financial support to students at all public universities countrywide.

FQM Offers $700m For Govt Shares

FQM Offers $700m For Govt Shares

First Quantum Minerals (FQM) has reportedly offered to buy Government’s 20 percent shares stake in the mine for $700 million. According to Bloomberg News, the deal would also include ZCCM-IH dropping a $1.4 billion legal claim against First Quantum over a loan the company received from Kansanshi. The government is still considering the proposal, according […]

Housing Minister Ronald Chitotela Arrested For Corruption

Housing Minister Ronald Chitotela Arrested For Corruption

ACC ARRESTS CHITOTELA HOUSING and Infrastructure Development Minister Ronald Chitotela has been arrested by the Anti-Corruptuon Commission (ACC). Honourable Ronald Chitotela aged 47 has been charged with two counts of Concealing Property suspected of being proceeds of crime contrary to Section 71 subsection(1) of the Forfeiture of Proceeds of Crime Act Number 19 of 2010. […]

Prophet Bushiri Hoodwinked Zambian Politician to Resign From Govt, Claims Musoma

Prophet Bushiri Hoodwinked Zambian Politician to Resign From Govt, Claims Musoma

EMBATTLED South African based Prophet Shepard Bushiri allegedly hoodwinked a Zambian politician into resigning from a senior government position believing that it was his pathway to State House, Zambia Republican Party (ZRP) leader Wright Musoma has insisted. Mr Musoma said that the prophet had refuted having been involved in any criminal activities. He told the […]

Manyumbi Toll Plaza to Be Renamed After President FTJ Chiluba

Manyumbi Toll Plaza to Be Renamed After President FTJ Chiluba

THE ‘Manyumbi’ Toll Plaza on Great North Road will be named after second republican President Fredrick Chiluba for his immense contribution to Zambia’s development, says Housing and Infrastructure Minister Roland Chitotela. And Mr Chitotela said President Edgar Lungu is scheduled to ‘sign off an ambitious project’ to construct about 10, 000 kilometres of feeder roads […]