DORA Siliya HOSPITALISED

FORMER Education minister, Dora Siliya was yesterday reportedly taken ill and admitted to a hospital in Lusaka. Ms Siliya was scheduled to appear before a team of security officers operating at the former Task Force offices in Lusaka at 14:00 hours. Her lawyer, Sakwiba Sikota said his client was admitted to one of the local […]

ZAMBIA Miners’ UNIONS Warn Of MORE STRIKES

Copper mining companies operating in Zambia, Africa’s top producer of the metal, should brace themselves for more strikes this year unless they meet wage demands, union officials warned Wednesday. As strike action at Kansanshi Copper Mines, Zambia’s largest producer by output, entered a second day Wednesday, Sikufela Mundia, president of National Union of Miners and […]

MMD is full of stubborn people says Father Bwalya.

MMD is full of stubborn people says Father Bwalya.

Get Involved Zambia Executive Director Father Frank Bwalya says he will endeavor to engage the Zambian government in quite diplomacy in order to ensure it delivers according to the people’s expectations. Fr Bwalya says his organization failed to collaborate with the previous MMD government because it was full of stubborn people. Father Bwalya says the […]

KUNDA Strongly RUBBISHES SATA’s Commission

FORMER republican veep, George Kunda has rubbished Michael Sata’s commission of inquiry tasked to investigate him saying the move is politically inclined. Mr. Kunda said it was also against the rule of natural justice for President Sata to establish a politically inclined commission to investigate a politician. In a statement made available, Mr. Kunda said […]

ORIENTAL Dumps Esther’s FIGHT “We are out of it (Esther’s title fight). We don’t want to JEOPARDISE other people’s TOURNAMENT”

ORIENTAL Quarries Boxing Promotions has pulled out of the joint promotion with Exodus Stables for Esther Phiri’s WIBA/WIBO super welterweight title fight against Monalisa Sibanda of Zimbabwe. Phiri’s title bout has been set for January 21 at Mulungushi International Conference Centre in Lusaka. Oriental decided to pull out of the joint promotion after differing with […]

UPND Tells Off SATA “He Is Behaving Like King David, UPND MP’s Are NOT For POACHING”

OPPOSITION UPND will not allow its Members of Parliament (MPs) to be included in President Michael Sata’s government. UPND national Secretary Winston Chibwe said allowing MPs from the opposition to accept cabinet positions from President Michael Sata would weaken both the democratic principals of the nation and the effective systems of offering checks and balances […]

HH Says “SATA Since Coming To Power Has NOT Given Confidence To Foreign Investors”

HH Says “SATA Since Coming To Power Has NOT Given Confidence To Foreign Investors”

OPPOSITION United Party for National Development [UPND] leader Hakainde Hichilema has charged that foreign investment is threatened under the leadership of the Patriotic Front. Mr. Hichilema says President Sata has since coming to power not given confidence to foreign investors. He adds that the recent statement the President made on the alleged fake money in […]

President Sata Announces Creation Of Two More Districts

President Sata Announces Creation Of Two More Districts

President Sata has announced the creation of two more districts in the country. These are Vubwi in eastern province and Lunga in Luapula province. He says the creation of the new districts in aimed at taking development closer to the people. President Sata announced at state house when he swore in Hlobotha Nkunika as Eastern […]

SATA Fires SECRETARY To The Cabinet, JOSHUA KANGANJA, With IMMEDIATE EFFECT

REPUBLICAN President Michael Sata has with immediate effect axed Secretary to the Cabinet Dr Joshua Kanganja. President Sata has since thanked Dr Kanganja for the service he rendered to the country. Sata however said, should need arise, Dr Kanganja will be consulted. Dr Kanganja was recently put to task by republican President Michael Sata over […]

Konga Summoned As Cops Investigate Fake Notes

Konga Summoned As Cops Investigate Fake Notes

Former minister of energy Kenneth Konga has been summoned by the Zambia police at the former taskforce offices. Police spokesperson Elizabeth Kanjela who confirmed the development to QFM said Mr. Konga was summoned at 15 hours today. However,Ms. Kanjela could not give the reasons why the former minister in the MMD government has been summoned […]