Chief Mukuni Questions Govt’s Selective Developmental Agenda

THERE is a lot amiss with the PF government’s economic policies, says chief Mukuni. And chief Mukuni says he does not understand why government continues to ignore Southern and Western provinces in terms of service delivery by ignoring the poor road network and stalled developmental projects. Commenting on the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) US$16 million […]

Trump ‘Will Walk Out’ If North Korea Talks Not Fruitful

Trump ‘Will Walk Out’ If North Korea Talks Not Fruitful

US President Donald Trump says that if his planned talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un are not fruitful he will “walk out”. At a joint news conference, he and Japanese PM Shinzo Abe said maximum pressure must be maintained on North Korea over nuclear disarmament. Mr Abe is at the president’s Mar-a-Lago resort in […]

Zambia Fast Moving Towards High Debt Distress

Zambia Fast Moving Towards High Debt Distress

By Trevor Simumba The Minister of Finance, Mrs. Margaret Mwanakatwe, has recently confirmed that Zambia’s reconciled debt stock is currently at US$8.7 billion. The larger part of the increase due to the reclassification of the US$500 million fuel debt that was reconsolidated in the external debt. Domestic debt stood at K50.9 billion at the end […]

Mulongoti: Lungu’s Parentage Is Too Serious a Matter To Die Naturally

Mulongoti: Lungu’s Parentage Is Too Serious a Matter To Die Naturally

PEOPLE’s Party leader Mike Mulongoti says President Edgar Lungu could be “a miracle child” from outer space, hence the contradictory statements on his parentage. And Mulongoti says President Lungu’s parentage is too serious a matter to die naturally. Speaking on Prime TV’s ‘Oxygen of Democracy’ programme on Monday night, Mulongoti noted that the Head of […]

Inonge Wina: I Have No Intentions Of Seeking To Become President Of Zambia

Inonge Wina: I Have No Intentions Of Seeking To Become President Of Zambia

Republican Vice President Mrs Inonge Wina has announced that she has no intentions of seeking election to the office of the presidency in Zambia. Featuring on recorded BBC Focus on Africa recorded television program in London this morning, Mrs. Wina charged that she has no presidential ambitions. Vice President Wina categorically told the TV presenter […]

Politicians Urged Not Only To Turn To Church in ‘Crisis’

Politicians Urged Not Only To Turn To Church in ‘Crisis’

Politicians in the country have been advised not only to turn to the Church during times of crisis, but engage the church constantly in national matters. Sovereignty Impact Ministries General Overseer Reverend Steven Mwalesa tells Q-News that the tendency where the Church is only consulted when there is a crisis should come to an end. […]

Chief Madzimawe Differs With Authorities On ODF Billboards

Chief Madzimawe Differs With Authorities On ODF Billboards

Chief Madzimawe of the Ngoni speaking people in Chipata District of Eastern province has differed with the provincial administration over the removal of Billboards carrying Open Defecation Free (ODF) messages. Last week Eastern province deputy permanent secretary Patrick Mwanawasa instructed that all UNICEF billboards carrying open defecation free messages be pulled down claiming they are […]

Police Nab Two Suspects In Connection With Murder Of a White Farmer

Police Nab Two Suspects In Connection With Murder Of a White Farmer

Police in Choma have arrested two suspects in connection with the murder of a 59 year-old white farmer, Clive Wixely who was shot dead and robbed of K149, 000 last month in Choma District. Southern Province Police Commissioner, Bonny Kapeso has identified those arrested as Winford Hachibone, 40, of Kakoyo village in Chief Macha’s chiefdom […]

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