The Final DRAFT Constitution Finally Released

The Final DRAFT Constitution Finally Released

Government has finally released the long awaited final draft constitution.Acting Justice Minister Ngosa Simbyakula tabled the draft constitution document in parliament yesterday to coincide with the country’s golden jubilee which falls today. However the road-map for the constitution making process which one of the demands of the stakeholders has not been presented Dr Simbyakula says […]

The New K50 NOTES Go Into Circulation

The New K50 NOTES Go Into Circulation

A new Fifty Kwacha commemorative note bearing the portraits of the country’s five Presidents has gone in to circulation. The note has been unveiled by the Bank of Zambia to mark the country’s fifty years of independence. Finance Minister, Alexander Chikwanda speaking at the launch this morning says 50 years of independence is an opportunity […]

Water Crisis: Mulungushi University Students Defaecate In Shower Rooms

Water Crisis: Mulungushi University Students Defaecate In Shower Rooms

Mulungushi University students have resorted to defaecate in shower rooms following the water crisis that has hit the institution for 3 weeks now. The students on Sunday reacted to the water crisis by blocking the great north road causing heavy traffic jam before police came to the scene. 6 were arrested and a few others […]

President Sata Leaves For Medical Check Up

President Sata Leaves For Medical Check Up

President Michael Sata last night left for a medical check- up abroad. Special Assistant for Press and Public Relations George Chellah has confirmed in a brief statement made available to QFM News without giving further details. Mr Chellah says President Sata is accompanied by First Lady Dr Christine Kaseba and some family.   Mr Chellah […]

RB’s Political Comeback Is Still Not On MMD’s Agenda – Mumba

Opposition Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) president Nevers Mumba has maintained that the speculated hinted political comeback of former President Rupiah Banda is still not on the former ruling party’s current agenda. The Opposition Alliance on which it has been suggested Mr. Banda should make a political comeback has left the decision for Mr. Banda […]

I’m A Very Loyal Citizen – Kabimba

I’m A Very Loyal Citizen – Kabimba

WYNTER Kabimba says he has served Zambia as a loyal citizen. Speaking yesterday in his capacity as a farmer, at the handover of 29 tractors and farming equipment by NWK-Agri Services to farmers in Mumbwa district, Kabimba said he had been a loyal citizen who participated in the affairs of the country. “I am here […]

Mopani Bans Local Languages At its Mines

MOPANI Copper Mines has ordered all employees to express themselves in fluent English within the company premises. According to an internal memo to all employees dated October 13, 2014 and signed by chief executive officer, Danny Callow, the directive is with immediate effect. “It is not good etiquette to converse in a language that others […]

Rupiah Is Welcome To Join Alliance -Masheke

Rupiah Is Welcome To Join Alliance -Masheke

Opposition Alliance Chairperson Malimba Masheke says former President Rupiah Banda is welcome to join the alliance provided he makes a formal application to join. The Zambian Voice has recently suggested that if Mr. Banda is to make political comeback the best political party he can use to reclaim the presidency he lost in 2011 is […]

Sata Factor Is RB’s Only Barrier – Tayali

The Zambian Voice says former President Rupiah Banda’s can only stand a chance of being reelected President in the absence of the Michael Sata factor. Executive Director Chilufya Tayali says he believes that apart from President Sata there is no one else from the current crop of politicians who can match former President Banda in […]

Magande Describes 2015 National Budget As ‘Ordinary’

Magande Describes 2015 National Budget As ‘Ordinary’

Former Finance Minister Ng’andu Magande says government has hailed government’s indication to contain borrowing to 2 percent of the GDP as outlined in the 2015 national budget. He has told Qfm news in an interview that he will have to read the whole budget speech to ascertain whether it is balanced or not. Mr. Magande […]