GOLD SCAM: Ex-Mines Minister MAXWELL Mwale ARRESTED, Denied BAIL

FORMER Mines and Minerals Minister in the Rupiah Banda led administration, Maxwell Mwale has been arrested. Sources familiar with the development have disclosed that Mr. Mwale, who is also Malambo Member of Parliament (MP), was arrested Wednesday, afternoon after long hours of interrogation. Mr. Mwale has been arrested in connection with the alleged disappearance of […]

PASTOR NEVERS Mumba In ‘HOT SOUP’ As Financial SCAM HITS Canadian EMBASSY

REPUBLICAN President Michael Chilufya Sata has expressed concern over the allegations of financial irregularities at the Zambian High Commission in Canada. The President says information obtained so far suggest serious financial impropriety at the Zambian mission in Toronto, which is under the supervision of Dr Nevers Mumba. President Sata has learnt that Dr Mumba intends […]

FATHER FRANK Bwalya Speaks Out ‘SATA Is EMBARASSING’

FATHER FRANK Bwalya Speaks Out ‘SATA Is EMBARASSING’

CHANGE LIFE Zambia Director, 2011 regime change ‘RED CARD Campaign’ ambassador and Catholic priest, Father Frank Bwalya has spoken out and describes republican President Michael SATA’s continued revocation of his appointment of people to public office as embarrassing. Fr Bwalya said much as it is the prerogative of the President to appoint people to public […]

MAN Rapes Mother-In-Law, Kills Her

POLICE in Samfya district have arrested a 27 year old man of Mungulube village in chief Kalasamukoso’s area for killing his mother-in- law. The man is alleged to have raped his mother-in-law before killing her. Sources told ZANIS in Samfya today that the man committed the offence at the deceased’s farm last weekend. They said […]

PRESSURE Forces SATA To REVOKE SIMON MITI’s APPOINTMENT

PRESSURE Forces SATA To REVOKE SIMON MITI’s APPOINTMENT

REPUBLICAN PRESIDENT Michael Chilufya Sata has with immediate effect revoked the appointment of Dr Simon Kamwendo Miti, as Zambia’s Ambassador-Designate to Switzerland. In revoking the appointment, the President directed the Secretary to the Cabinet Dr Joshua Kanganja to give him  a full report regarding Dr Miti’s employment status in the Civil Service. Dr Miti has […]

‘FIGHTING’ Corruption ?? SATA Appoints SIMON MITI As Some MMD Cadres Get JOBS

‘FIGHTING’ Corruption ?? SATA Appoints SIMON MITI As Some MMD Cadres Get JOBS

PRESIDENT Michael Sata has appointed former Ministry of Health permanent secretary Dr Simon Miti as Zambia’s Ambassador to Switzerland, according to well-placed sources. And President Sata has appointed MMD’s Japhen Mwakalombe, who quit his Chongwe parliamentary seat a few days after his election, as High commissioner to Mozambique, UPND former Vice president Francis Simenda as […]

PF GOVERNMENT U-TURNS ‘We WON’T Introduce WINDFALL TAX’

PF GOVERNMENT U-TURNS ‘We WON’T Introduce WINDFALL TAX’

THE Patriotic Front (PF) government will not re-introduce the windfall tax to save the economy from collapsing as earlier promised during the campaigns. They have U-Turned. Republican Veep Guy Scott has since urged Zambians to seek relief in the US$200 million royalty tax that has been gained from mining companies. Dr Scott, who was reacting […]

RICH ZAMBIA POOR ZAMBIANS

RICH ZAMBIA POOR ZAMBIANS

The Need for Radical economic Reforms for Zambia By Choolwe Muzyamba Zambia, a country blessed with abundant natural resources and arable land, plenty of water bodies and favorable climatic conditions yet its population is still entangled in a vicious circle of unimaginable suffering. Poverty in Zambia is still a huge challenge; most of the population […]

MAN KILLED Over A K60,000 On The COPPERBELT

A MAN on the Copperbelt in Chibuluma has been killed over a K60,000 meant to buy mealie meal and sugar. The man was mid-morning today Monday 11/14 beaten by his four colleagues upon learning that he had lost the money they had put together to buy the commodities. The beaten man was later rushed to […]

ZRA Officer Shoots ‘Assistant To The Madam’, Commits SUICIDE

A ZRA customs officer on Saturday 11/12 committed suicide after shooting his girlfriend at Lake Safari Lodge in Siavonga. The Chirundu border-stationed customs officer, identified as Boniface Sichilongo, shot himself in the head after shooting his girlfriend more than three times following a dispute. A check at the scene found the deceased lying in a […]