Cocaine Trafficking Duo Nabbed

Cocaine Trafficking Duo Nabbed

The Drug Enforcement Commission in Luapula province has arrested and jointly charged two Congolese nationals for trafficking in cannabis rolls, contrary to the laws of Zambia. Andrew Mbuluwe, 19, a small-scale farmer of Mpolopota village in Kasenga district and costa Mutaba Kanyembo, 18, a small-scale farmer of Mwendele village in the democratic republic of Congo […]

US$13 Million Pumped Into The Reopening Of Baluba Mine

US$13 Million Pumped Into The Reopening Of Baluba Mine

China nonferrous mining corporation Luanshya copper mine deputy chief executive officer Wang Jingjun says thirteen million United States dollars has been pumped into the reopening of Baluba mine. Mr. Wang says his company is looking forward to reopen Baluba mine after the increase in copper prices on the world market. He says the reopening of […]

Vendor Protests Move To Ndola

Vendor Protests Move To Ndola

POLICE in Ndola today fired teargas to disperse street vendors who protested at the Ndola City Council over trading spaces and later marched to the Central Business District where they threatened to close down shops owned by foreigner. At the Ndola City Council, the vendors demanded to be addressed by the mayor Amon Chisenga, but […]

AG Report Reveals 460 Vacancies In Judiciary

AG Report Reveals 460 Vacancies In Judiciary

THERE were 460 unfilled vacancies in the judiciary of Zambia as of July 2017, according to a report of the Auditor General. The latest report of the Auditor General on the accounts of parastatal bodies and other statutory institutions for the financial years ended December 31, 2013, 2014, 2015 and 2016 revealed unfilled vacancies in […]

Chief Chisunka: We Have ‘Flies’ In Govt

Chief Chisunka: We Have ‘Flies’ In Govt

CHIEF Chisunka of the Ushi people of Mansa district says it is unjustifiable for some people to call for Harry Kalaba’s resignation as Bahati PF member of parliament when others stick in government like senseless flies sticking to a corpse and waiting to be buried together with it. Kalaba resigned as foreign affairs minister on […]

COBUSU Wants University Opened

COBUSU Wants University Opened

The Copperbelt University Students Union (COBUSU) has blamed the issue of overcrowding in rooms at Universities due to past Governments’ failure to implement sustainable development by staying adamant to meeting the ever changing demands of such faculties. COBUSU President Njikho Musuku says the only one practical and lasting solution to this problem is the building […]

MMD Youths Warn Dr. Nevers Mumba

MMD Youths Warn Dr. Nevers Mumba

MMD Die Hard youths national coordinator Gerald Chiluba has warned the Dr. Nevers Mumba’s faction group to stop bringing the leadership of the party into disrepute. Mr. Chiluba says the former ruling party youths will not condone the continued attacks of their leadership and that they will mercilessly deal with anyone who will attempt to […]

UPND Wants To Assume Power Through the Backdoor

UPND Wants To Assume Power Through the Backdoor

The ruling Patriotic Front (PF) has accused the opposition UPND of seeking to assume power through the backdoor. In responding to illusions contained in a UPND statement and authored by Neto Halwabala, UPND Deputy Spokesperson and availed to the media, PF Media Director Sunday Chanda has reminded the UPND that Zambia has a President who […]

300 PF Members in Muchinga Defect To NDC

300 PF Members in Muchinga Defect To NDC

Over three hundred Pf member’s in isoka District have ditched the ruling party and joined the newly formed National Democratic Congress NDC. The defectors from the Pf where received by NDC muchinga province chairperson Maxwell Sichimba. And National Democratic Congress NDC National youth chairman Charles Kabwita says more Pf member’s across muchinga province are expected […]

Nawakwi: UPND Now Swimming In ‘Fake News’ They Spread Against Me

DD president Edith Nawakwi says the UPND is now swimming in the “fake news” they spread against her prior to the 2016 general elections that the PF was considering making her finance minister. Speaking when she featured on the Chat Back radio programme on Radio Christian Voice yesterday, Nawakwi noted that: “when you dig holes […]