ACC Director General Kayukwa Fired

ACC Director General Kayukwa Fired

Republican President Michael Sata has fired Godfrey Kayukwa, the director-general of the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC). President Sata has appointed Rosewin Wandi as new boss of the ACC. “In exercise of the powers vested in me pursuant to the provisions of Section 16 (1) of the Anti-Corruption Commission Act, Chapter 91 of the Laws of Zambia, […]

Sata Bans Exports Without BOZ Permission

Sata Bans Exports Without BOZ Permission

President Michael Sata has with immediate effect banned the exportation of copper and other products from Zambia unless with permission from the Bank of Zambia (BoZ). And President Sata has disclosed that his government will ensure that there is transparency in every business undertaken. President Sata said Zambians have for a long time now been […]

President Sata dissolves ERB board

Republican President Michael Sata has with immediate effect dissolved the Energy Regulation Board (ERB)board. President Sata has since appointed a commission to be headed by Patriotic Front General Secretary Wynter Kabimba to probe corruption allegations surrounding ERB. He says there is need to ascertain why the prices of petroleum products in the country have continued […]

BOZ Governor, Dr Fundanga’s Contract Terminated

BOZ Governor, Dr Fundanga’s Contract Terminated

Zambia’s Central Bank Of Zambia (BOZ) governor, Dr Caleb Fundanga’s contract has been terminated. Tumfweko has been briefed. A replacement will soon be announced to take over the reigns at Bank of Zambia. Highly well placed sources have disclosed this to Tumfweko. Dr Caleb Fundanga was appointed Governor of the Bank of Zambia in March […]

PF Urged To ‘Baptize’ And Repeal ZNBC And IBA Acts

PF Urged To ‘Baptize’ And Repeal  ZNBC And IBA Acts

The Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA) Zambia has called upon the Patriotic Front government to immediately repeal and ‘baptize’ the ZNBC and the Independent Broadcasting Authority (IBA) Acts of 2010 so that the minister of information does not appoint the board of directors for the two institutions. And MISA has prodded government to come […]

Sata Renames Three Major Airports

Sata Renames Three Major Airports

Newly elected Republican President Michael Sata has renamed three International Airports in the country with immediate effect. President Sata made this announcement at State House this morning when he swore in Francis Chalabesa as principal private secretary. The President said Lusaka International Airport will now be called Kenneth Kaunda International Airport renamed after Zambia’s first […]

Rupiah’s Acceptance Of Defeat Commended.

Rupiah’s Acceptance Of Defeat Commended.

The Operation Young Vote (OYV) has commended former republican president Rupiah Banda and the movement for multi-party (MMD) for selflessly conceding defeating to president-elect Michael Sata and the Patriotic Front. OYV Executive Director Guess Nyirenda says the power transition from the MMD to the PF was unprecedented and puts Zambia not only on top of […]