State House Says Probe Into Intercepted Mukula Concluded

State House Says Probe Into Intercepted Mukula Concluded

STATE House says investigations into the Mukula logs incident on Kafue Road have been concluded and that a comprehensive statement will be issued soon. State House spokesperson Amos Chanda stated this afternoon that President Edgar Lungu had been informed of the incident which occurred last night where some individuals stopped trucks carrying Mukula logs on […]

More Drama As City Of Lusaka Issues Public Caution

More Drama As City Of Lusaka Issues Public Caution

City of Lusaka Football PLC is concerned about the unauthorized use of its football club’s name for purposes of membership subscription, fundraising and soccer matters. The City of Lusaka Football Club PLC will not accept any responsibility and liability arising out of payments to, services rendered, or business and banking performance with unauthorized persons. City […]

Tanzania Threatens To Shut Churches After Magufuli Criticism

Tanzania Threatens To Shut Churches After Magufuli Criticism

Tanzanian authorities have threatened to shut down churches which mix religion and politics after a cleric criticised President John Magufuli. The cleric, Zachary Kakobe, used a Christmas sermon to say the country was “turning into a one party state”. Days later, the Home Affairs Ministry warned religious organisations which dabbled in political issues would have […]

Iran Protesters Face ‘Iron Fist’

Iran Protesters Face ‘Iron Fist’

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards have warned anti-government protesters they will face the nation’s “iron fist” if political unrest continues. Three days of demonstrations erupted over falling living standards. But a Revolutionary Guards commander said the protests had degenerated into people chanting political slogans and burning public property. They are the biggest show of dissent since huge […]

Govt Releases K192 Million for Combating Cholera

Govt Releases K192 Million for Combating Cholera

A total of K192 million has been released for emergency reticulation in severely hit cholera areas of Misisi, Kanyama, Chipata and Bauleni to be supplied with free water. Since the outbreak of the diseases in October this year, at least 1,150 cholera cases have been recorded cumulatively with 168 undergoing treatment and 41 deaths recorded […]

RTSA Extends Road Tax Payment Period

RTSA Extends Road Tax Payment Period

The Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) has given a 14 days grace period within which motorists should acquire motor vehicle and trailer road tax and road service licences for the year 2018. RTSA Head of Public Relations Fredrick Mubanga tells QTV News that all motorists and Public Service Vehicle Operators have been given an […]

MUZ Kansanshi Mine Branch Extols PF On Chingola – Solwezi Road Works

MUZ Kansanshi Mine Branch Extols PF On Chingola – Solwezi Road Works

The Mine Workers Union of Zambia (MUZ) has applauded the Patriotic Front Government over the speedy works on Solwezi – Chingola road and the dual carriageway on the Independence Avenue. MUZ Kansanshi Mine Branch Chairperson Happy Messiah states that the works done so far shows that the Patriotic Front Government under the leadership of President […]

Two Former MMD Minister’s Join NDC

Two Former MMD Minister’s Join NDC

Former Health Minister in the MMD Government Levison Mumba has joined the newly formed opposition party the National Democratic Congress NDC. Others who have also joined the NDC include former Energy Deputy Minister Angela Chifire and former justice permanent secretary and opposition UPND Livingstone member of Parliament Joseph Akafumba. Former PF Deputy Secretary General Bridget […]

Annual Rate Of Inflation Drops

Annual Rate Of Inflation Drops

The annual rate of inflation for the month of December 2017 has reduced to 6.1 percent as compared to 6.3 percent recorded in November 2017. Addressing the press at the Central Statistical Office monthly bulletin presentation, CSO Director of Census and Statistics, John Kalumbi said the reduction has been attributed to the steadily increase trend […]