JERABO Commander: PF bosses In Kopala Are Lying That CB Is Intact

JERABO Commander: PF bosses In Kopala Are Lying That CB Is Intact

Copperbelt Jerabo Commander identified as Tobias Mwamba has warned the Patriotic Front leadership in the province against lying that the ruling party is intact. Mwamba complained that the PF youths in the region were suffering while senior party leaders who send them to beat up opposition UPND supporters were enjoying alone. “Naiwe watemwa lyonse pa […]

DR Congo ‘Used Former M23 Fighters Against Protesters’

DR Congo ‘Used Former M23 Fighters Against Protesters’

An international campaign group says the authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo recruited members of a former rebel group to quash opposition protests last year. Human Rights Watch said more than 200 former fighters from the M23 group were ordered to use lethal force against demonstrators. More than 60 people were killed in last […]

Can Zambian Clubs Finally Conquer Africa?

Can Zambian Clubs Finally Conquer Africa?

With Zambia having four clubs in next year’s CAF Competition there is a lot of optimism among fans that Zambian clubs will finally get back to old days when the likes of Nkana FC, Mufulira Wanderers and Power Dynamos among others were terrors on the African continent. While Power Dynamos remain the only Zambian club […]

Government Prints 50,000 Unified (KAZA) Visas

Government Prints 50,000 Unified (KAZA) Visas

Government through the Ministry of Finance has completed the process of printing unified visas for foreign visitors to Zambia and Zimbabwe, commonly known as Kaza visas. Commenting on the development in Lusaka this morning, finance minister Felix Mutati is confident that the completion of the printing process and subsequent issuance of the Kaza visa will […]

IMF: Zambia Has Highest Debt In Southern Africa

IMF: Zambia Has Highest Debt In Southern Africa

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) says Zambia has the highest debt levels in Sub-Saharan Africa. And the IMF says the relationship between the IMF and Zambian authorities is “almost a saga”. Speaking at the IMF Sub-Sahara Regional Economic outlook in Lusaka today, IMF resident representative Dr Alfredo Baldini disclosed that whilst Zambia’s public debt levels […]

Nyirenda: Zambia Keen On Recruiting Chelsea Wonderkid Charly Musonda

Nyirenda: Zambia Keen On Recruiting Chelsea Wonderkid Charly Musonda

Wedson Nyirenda is eager to add Belgium-born Chelsea starlet Charly Musonda to his Zambia squad as he looks to build a formidable unit ahead of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations. Nyirenda has overseen an impressive transformation for the national side since taking charge back in September, and has discarded some of the squad’s elder […]

Gang Of Criminals Terrorizing Lusaka’s Mtendere Residents

Gang Of Criminals Terrorizing Lusaka’s Mtendere Residents

Mtendere residents in Lusaka are living in fear following a gang of young boys who are terrorizing the area. Mtendere ward 30 councilor Watson Mtonga who has confirmed the incident to phoenix news says the group of boys as young as 14 years old are attacking people as early as 19 hours in the evening, […]

UPND Will Not Support Laws Aimed At Weakening The Opposition

UPND Will Not Support Laws Aimed At Weakening The Opposition

The opposition UPND says it will not support the proposed law to limit the chances of a political leader to stand as presidential candidate. Party Spokesperson Charles Kakoma in an interview with Phoenix News has charged that the UPND is aware of maneuvers by government to manipulate laws to disadvantage the opposition in the country. […]