Malawi’s Veep Congratulates Sata

Malawi’s vice president Joyce Banda on Saturday paid homage to the late Robert Chasowa, a fourth-year engineering student and political activist who was found dead under suspicious circumstances within the Polytechnic campus on September 24, 2011 in Malawi. Chasowa was the vice-chair of a student activist group, Youth for Democracy (YFD). The YFD printed a […]

ACC Director General Kayukwa Fired

ACC Director General Kayukwa Fired

Republican President Michael Sata has fired Godfrey Kayukwa, the director-general of the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC). President Sata has appointed Rosewin Wandi as new boss of the ACC. “In exercise of the powers vested in me pursuant to the provisions of Section 16 (1) of the Anti-Corruption Commission Act, Chapter 91 of the Laws of Zambia, […]

Seven Die In Solwezi

Seven people including a three month old baby have died in a road traffic Accident in Solwezi. The accident happened when the truck the victims were travelling in plunged into the Katandano River. Ten other people including a four month old baby escaped death in the accident which happened after midnight. The driver of a […]

Sata Orders 30 Days Enquiries Into Zamtel & Finance Bank Graft As Panji Kaunda Is Sent Away For Improper Dressing

President Michael Sata has ordered investigations into the sale of Finance Bank and Zamtel. And President Sata has directed Justice Minister Sebastian Zulu to determine how the sale of the two institutions was conducted. President Sata says the Justice Minister should produce a report of the findings within 30 days. Mr. Sata says a lot […]

Sata Bans Exports Without BOZ Permission

Sata Bans Exports Without BOZ Permission

President Michael Sata has with immediate effect banned the exportation of copper and other products from Zambia unless with permission from the Bank of Zambia (BoZ). And President Sata has disclosed that his government will ensure that there is transparency in every business undertaken. President Sata said Zambians have for a long time now been […]

Workers At Raven Works And Construction Company Down Tools

Workers at Raven Works and Construction Company downed tools this morning demanding for improved wages and conditions of services. A check by a Flava fm news crew found workers protesting against what they termed as bad conditions of services with police officers trying keep vigil of the situation. Those talked to alleged that they report […]

President Sata dissolves ERB board

Republican President Michael Sata has with immediate effect dissolved the Energy Regulation Board (ERB)board. President Sata has since appointed a commission to be headed by Patriotic Front General Secretary Wynter Kabimba to probe corruption allegations surrounding ERB. He says there is need to ascertain why the prices of petroleum products in the country have continued […]

William Banda Appears in Court As MMD Chongwe MP Japhen Mwakalombe Resigns

MMD Lusaka Provincial Chairman William Banda has been charged for proposing violence in Chongwe district prior to the general elections. In this matter Mr Banda faces one count of proposing violence. Particulars of the offence are that on 3rd September, Mr Banda unlawfully incited MMD cadres to beat and chase PF cadres. Meanwhile, state prosecutors […]