ECZ Owes a Total of K51 million To Various Suppliers

ECZ Owes a Total of K51 million To Various Suppliers

The Auditor General’s report on the accounts of Parastatal Bodies and other Statutory Institutions has reviewed that as at 31st August 2017, the Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) owed a total of K51, 249, 990 to various suppliers of goods and services. In relation to election materials, the commission owed a total of K50, 950, […]

Zambian National Dies In Botswana After Falling Off Tower

Zambian National Dies In Botswana After Falling Off Tower

A Zambian National has died in Gaborone, Botswana after falling off the 28th floor of the tower. And the Zambia High Commission in Gaborone, Botswana has identified the deceased as Elisha Akayombokwa Johnson. Mr. Johnson died from severe injuries sustained after he fell off the 28th Floor of the iTower in the Central Business District […]

Talkative Civil Servants Warned

Talkative Civil Servants Warned

The Civil Service Commission has cautioned civil servants against discussing government matters on Media platforms Civil Service Commission Chairperson Dickson Chasaya says no one below the rank of the Permanent Secretary should discuss government matters to the press or on social media without permission. Mr. Chasaya says any civil servants discussing government matters in the […]

Sidique Says Sorry To Zambians

Sidique Says Sorry To Zambians

After an engagement scandal that rocked the city last weekend, Sidique, the man in the middle of the drama has apologized to Zambians and the mother to his kids for the embarrassment caused after an engagement to another woman  that was planned to be secret went viral on the internet. See his Facebook post below […]

Auditor General Explains Topstar Scandal In Detail

Auditor General Explains Topstar Scandal In Detail

The Auditor General says government acquired a US$232,181,138.85 loan from Eximbank of China through Star Times without a repayment plan. And the Auditor General says ZNBC and Topstar have failed to pay an interest of US$2,321,811.39 which was due on July 15, 2017, on the loan acquired. Meanwhile, the Auditor General has revealed that ZNBC […]

Zambian Breweries Donates Over K2.5 Million Towards Cholera Fight

Zambian Breweries Donates Over K2.5 Million Towards Cholera Fight

Zambian Breweries has donated over K2.5 million of a wide range of items in support of Government’s efforts to contain the outbreak of cholera. A total of K1 million was spent on cleaning materials, clinical equipment, office furniture and assorted nutritional and carbonated soft drinks. The balance of K1.5 million will go towards the construction […]

Police Recorded 30, 163 Road Accidents In 2017 With 1,989 Deaths

Police Recorded 30, 163 Road Accidents In 2017 With 1,989 Deaths

The Zambia Police Service last year 2017, recorded a total number of 30, 163 Road Traffic Accidents throughout the country with 1,989 deaths. In 2016, the service recorded a total number of 32,350 indicating a decrease of 2,187 accidents when compared with 2017 accidents. Police Spokesperson Esther Katongo has told QTV News in a statement […]

Govt To Construct 5, 000 Houses For Civil Servants

Minister of Infrastructure and Housing Ronald Chitotela says Government has earmarked to construct 5, 000 houses for civil servants starting from the second quarter of this year. This follows a directive President Edgar Chagwa Lungu to the Ministry of Infrastructure and Housing to construct houses for civil servants and upgrade most of the unplanned settlements […]

Competition and Consumer Protection Commission Concerned Over The Increase In Prices Of Chlorine

PRESS STATEMENT 16th January 2017 INCREASE IN THE PRICES OF CHLORINE The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) has observed with concern the sudden increase in the prices of disinfectants in particular Chlorine in the wake of the Cholera outbreak. The increases in the prices of Chlorine reported to have increased by between 800% and […]

AGs Report On Parastatals Reveals Financial Irregularities

AGs Report On Parastatals Reveals Financial Irregularities

The Auditor General’s report on the accounts of Parastatal Bodies and other Statutory Institutions from 2013 to 2016 has reviewed non – remittance of Statutory Contributions ranking as high as K664, 155, 249. The office says implication for this irregularity is loss of revenue to government in the case of non – remittances to the […]

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