Longer Hours For Burkina Faso Civil Servants

Longer Hours For Burkina Faso Civil Servants

Civil servants in Burkina Faso now have to work an extra 30 minutes per day – a change that came into effect over the New Year. Their working day now begins at 07:30 local time and ends at 16:00 with a 30-minute break, instead of starting at 07:00 and finishing at 15:30. Burkina Faso’s government […]

7 Factors That Limit Success Among The Youth

By Edwin Ngwane 1. Illiteracy (failure to read or write) 2. Marrying too early and bearing too many children 3. Living beyond ones means (pretending to be rich) 4. Parents not leaving an inheritance for their children, rather depending on children for survival 5. Focusing on getting employed and pension instead of entrepreneurship 6. Dependence […]

Daka Is African Youth Player Of the Year

Daka Is African Youth Player Of the Year

CHIPOLOPOLO Striker Patson Daka has won the 2017 Young African Player of the year award. An emotional Patson Daka has dedicated his award to late fellow player Changwe Kalale. Patson Daka becomes the second Zambian player after Clifford Mulenga to win the CAF Youth Player of the Year. The stone that the builders rejected is […]

Never Get Into The Mud For A Fight With Pigs

Never Get Into The Mud For A Fight With Pigs

People will talk ill of you. They will pull you down & insult you. Even those you fed will forget & choose to talk like what they say never passes through their brains but be the wise one – KEEP QUIET !!!! You don’t owe everyone an explanation for everything. If those that matter to […]

Kalaba Was Dropped From Luapula PF Position Due To Truancy – Musunga

Kalaba Was Dropped From Luapula PF Position Due To Truancy – Musunga

Luapula Province PF Secretary Francis Musunga says Harry Kalaba was dropped as Provincial Information and Publicity Secretary in October last year because he showed no respect for the party. Mr. Musunga said Mr. Kalaba who yesterday quit as Foreign Affairs Minister did not have regard for the PF leadership in the Province. He said the […]

Cholera Cases Hit 2, 000 Mark, With 50 Deaths

Cholera Cases Hit 2, 000 Mark, With 50 Deaths

Government has ordered that all schools at primary, secondary, including tertiary level that opened this week countrywide to close down in view of the cholera outbreak. The Cholera cases have so far surged to 2,047 cumulative as of 3rd January, 2018 with 50 deaths recorded since the outbreak in October last year. And government has […]

‘Disguised’ Bomber Attacks Nigeria Mosque

‘Disguised’ Bomber Attacks Nigeria Mosque

At least 10 people have been killed in a suicide bomb attack in a mosque in north-eastern Nigeria. Eyewitnesses say the attacker sneaked into the congregation during morning prayers disguised as a worshipper before detonating the device. No-one has said they are behind the attack Gamboru, a town on the border with Cameroon, but the […]

Kambwili Predicts Mass Exodus Of Ministers From Govt

Kambwili Predicts Mass Exodus Of Ministers From Govt

National Democratic Congress (NDC) Political heavyweight and Consultant Chishimba Kambwili says more ministers are expected to resign from government as a result of the alleged rampant corruption in President Edgar Lungu’s administration. Commenting on the resignation of Foreign Affairs Minister Harry Kalaba from government yesterday, Mr. Kambwili told Phoenix news that all genuine ministers that […]

MNT urges Zambians To Reject ‘Expired Politicians’

MNT urges Zambians To Reject ‘Expired Politicians’

The Movement for National Transformation (MNT) has called on Zambians to strongly reject what it has termed as recycled politicians. MNT Leader Daniel Shimunza says anyone who has served at least two terms of office before, fits this profile. Mr. Shimunza laments that since independence, the nation has recycled the same people hoping that when […]

Govt Bans Taking Of Food To Inmates In Cholera Hit Areas

Govt Bans Taking Of Food To Inmates In Cholera Hit Areas

Government has banned taking of food to inmates in correctional facilities with immediate effect in Cholera affected areas. Government has also prohibited external movements of inmates, transferring of inmates from one facility to another until further notice. Acting Chief Government Spokesperson, who is also Home Affairs Minister, Steven Kampyongo has prohibited external movement in correctional […]