85% Of Govt Contracts Are Given To Foreign Contrators

85% Of Govt Contracts Are Given To Foreign Contrators

ENGINEERING Institution of Zambia (EIZ) vice-president for finance and administration Abel Ng’andu says about 80 to 90 per cent of government construction works are given to foreign contractors and not local firms. Speaking on the sidelines of an EIZ business meeting held in Kitwe on Tuesday, Ng’andu, also the proprietor of Ng’andu Consulting Limited, said […]

MP Chiteme: Civil Servants Behaving Like Monkeys In a Maize Field

MP Chiteme: Civil Servants Behaving Like Monkeys In a Maize Field

PF Nkana member of parliament Alexander Chiteme says civil servants expending budget money approved in Parliament are the ones behaving like monkeys in a maize field. And Chiteme says a good number of civil servants are doing better than members of parliament because of theft. Speaking during the PF interactive forum in Lusaka today, Chiteme […]

PF Warn Kambwili

PF Warn Kambwili

Lusaka, Zambia, 21st December 2017 – We want to make a clarion call on National Democratic Congress (NDC) leader Hon Chishimba Kambwili to desist from politics of provocation and character assassination. He must be reminded that there are millions who believe in President Lungu’s development agenda for Zambia and not all of them will take […]

Luanshya Central Police Station Robbed

Luanshya Central Police Station Robbed

THIEVES broke into Luanshya Central Police station and stole a laptop valued at K 4,500, district commissioner (DC) Joel Chibuye has confirmed. Mr. Chibuye said the theft occurred on Wednesday night when the thieves broke into the building through a window. Mr. Chibuye said police were still investigating the matter and no suspect had been […]

MP Chabi: PF Can Keep Their Money, We Will Take Our People

MP Chabi: PF Can Keep Their Money, We Will Take Our People

CHIPILI independent member of parliament Jewis Chabi says the Patriotic Front can keep its money while progressive leaders will take away the people from them. Chabi was arrested by 22 policemen on Wednesday and charged with malicious damage to property for pulling down PF flags at a public station. He was released yesterday on police […]

Sichone: We Need To Sharpen The CHAN Team

Sichone:  We Need To Sharpen The CHAN Team

Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) technical director Moses Sichone says the African Nations Championship (CHAN) team needs to be sharpened ahead of the tournament next month. Sichone said in an interview at National Heroes Stadium that the team was in good shape but needed to be sharpened in certain areas. Sichone pointed out that the […]

Information Communication University Fraudsters

Information Communication University Fraudsters

Dear Editor, Please hide my identity. Am deeply concerned over this university because from the time a student enrols their system automatically accepts a student and subsequently is registered for admission irrespective of his academic qualifications. Prove me wrong by applying just now and in 30minutes time you will be accepted for admission even without […]

HH: We Want To Bring Development To Zambia

HH: We Want To Bring Development To Zambia

UPND president Hakainde Hichilema says the PF government is delaying national development, singling out the Western Province. And addressing scores of Mongu residents at Mulambwa grounds in Mongu during the UPND membership card renewal exercise last evening, Hichilema lamented the distressing poverty levels in Western Province and pledged that his administration would do everything humanly […]

Sweden Donates 25 Land Cruiser Ambulances Worth $52,550 To Govt

Sweden Donates 25 Land Cruiser Ambulances Worth $52,550 To Govt

THE Swedish government has donated 25 Toyota Land Cruiser ambulances purchased at total US$52,550 to the Ministry of Health to strengthen health reforms in Zambia. The Zambian government recently procured 50 Toyota Land Cruiser ambulances at US$288,000 each. Swedish Ambassador to Zambia Henerik Cernderin handed over the 25 ambulances to Minister of Health Dr Chitalu […]