DBZ Gives Out K826m

DBZ Gives Out K826m

The Development Bank of Zambia -DBZ- has given out loans worth 826 million Kwacha to environmental friendly projects in the first quarter of the year 2017. DBZ Managing Director Jacob Lushinga says the loan portfolio covers 86 projects of which 56 were completed.Mr. Lushinga says 30 projects are still under implementation. He says expenditure to […]

DRAMA As Zambian Man Rejects Extra Marital Relationship On Social Media

DRAMA As Zambian Man Rejects Extra Marital Relationship  On Social Media

A Zambian man who goes by the names of Boyd Njekwa has publicly rejected an extra marital sexual relationship  by a lady called Chalwe Wamulume(also in the picture). Mr Njekwa claims, the lady vowed to fix him by tarnishing his name  after he repeatedly turned down her intimacy proposals towards him knowing very well that […]

Kids Kidnapper: Police Nab 1 Suspect

Kids Kidnapper: Police Nab 1 Suspect

Police in Kitwe have arrested a Kwame Nkrumah University first-year student in connection with the abduction of two boys by an ex-convict in Kitwe recently. The two children went missing on July 12 this year after an ex-convict their mother adopted as a “spiritual son” drove off with them from the home he was being […]

Abducted Taxi Driver Killed, Buried – Suspect

Abducted Taxi Driver Killed, Buried – Suspect

A CONGOLESE national detained in Ndola has told police that the missing taxi driver he hired last week on Monday was killed and buried in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Peter Chainda, 48, was hired from Masala township last week on Monday and has not been seen since, but there has been information that […]

Barclays Donates K3.2 Million Students’ Scholarship

Barclays Donates K3.2 Million Students’ Scholarship

Barclays Bank Zambia has donated K3.2 million for the scholarship programme which is aimed at providing vulnerable young people with access to quality tertiary education for young people, with over 50 people likely to benefit. Barclays Bank Managing Director, Mizinga Melu said the donation was part of the Bank’s fulfillment of its recently launched “Shared […]

ZANASU Condemns UNZA’s Move To Bar Students From Exams

ZANASU Condemns UNZA’s Move To Bar Students From Exams

The act taken by UNZA management to bur students who have not finished paying from writing their exams is very wrong, the best they can do is to make everyone write and ensure they don’t see there results until they pay. It’s very unfortunate that Adrian Matole (UNZASU President) and his entire crew in UNZASU […]

Chief Madzimawe Punishes Five Parents

Chief Madzimawe Punishes Five Parents

Senior Chief Madzimawe of the Ngoni people of Chipata has punished about five parents with community service work for allowing their underage primary school going children to be dancing queens at a local tavern. Chief Madzimawe says the parents will be cleaning a local clinic and a school for five days as part of their […]

Police Charge Peter Siwale With Murder

Police Charge Peter Siwale With Murder

Police have charged Peter Siwale, 33, who allegedly shot dead his wife, Charity Namukoko, together with her alleged lover, Andrew Chibesa with 2 counts of murder. Police Spokesperson, Esther Katongo has confirmed the development in a statement to ZNBC news in Lusaka today. Ms. Katongo said Siwale, a resident of Meanwood area, is expected to […]

83,126 Special Needy Children Drop Out Of School This Year

83,126 Special Needy Children Drop Out Of School This Year

Zambian Open Community Schools (ZOCS) Executive Director Harriet Sianjibu has questioned where school drop outs go after they stop learning as statistics are blank on the issue. In a speech read on her behalf by Program and Adovocacy Manager Cleopatra Muma at the Zambia National Education Coalition(ZANEC) Media Workshop, Mrs Muma Sianjimbu wondered how life […]