Abducted Fishermen Freed

Government has secured the release of 13 Zambian Fishermen who were captured on Lake Mweru by soldiers from the Democratic Republic of Congo. The development has been confirmed to ZANIS in Nchelenge by Acting District Commissioner (DC), Elvis Ndonji Nsamba who has since clarified that of the 30 fishermen who were apprehended only 13 were […]

Former Energy Ministrer Collapses During Interrogation By Invesigative wings

Former Energy Ministrer Collapses During Interrogation By Invesigative wings

Former Energy Minister Kenneth Konga on Wednesday morning collapsed as he was being interrogated by the joint investigative wings in Lusaka. Mr. Konga was rushed to Saint Johns hospital but has since been moved to the University Teaching Hospital. Early this month, Mr Konga opened a Hotel in Lusaka built  at a cost of K4.5 […]

Charles Taylor Sentenced To 50 Years In Prison

Charles Taylor Sentenced To 50 Years In Prison

Former Liberian president Charles Taylor has been sentenced to 50 years prison following his landmark conviction for supporting rebels in Sierra Leone who murdered and mutilated thousands during their country’s brutal civil war. The Special Court for Sierra Leone found Mr. Taylor guilty last month on 11 charges of aiding and abetting the rebels who […]

RB’s Son Quizzed Over Road Contracts Deal

ormer President, Rupiah Banda’s son Andrew, has been warned and cautioned for allegedly soliciting and receiving gratification. Mr. Banda, who is Zambia’s Deputy High Commissioner to India, was on May 1, this year interrogated in connection with his alleged solicitation of two per cent payment made on all road contracts offered to an Italian company, […]

Liato granted Bail, Pending Appeal

Convicted former labour minister Austin Liato has been granted a K50 million cash bail pending appeal to the High court with two working sureties in his own recognisance. Principal magistrate Aridah Chulu in granting bail this morning also ordered Mr Liato to be reporting to Lusaka Central Police every two weeks. Magitrate Chulu has further […]

Next Expedite The FOI Bill – Mulongoti.

Next Expedite The FOI Bill – Mulongoti.

Former Information and Broadcasting Minister Mike Mulongoti says there is need to expedite the enactment of the Freedom of information Bill. Mr. Mulongoti has since advised Members of Parliament to unanimously rally behind the Bill once the house resumes. In an interview with Qfm news, Mr. Mulongoti has underscored the importance of the Bill stating […]

BBA Eviction: Mampi Says Goodbye

BBA Eviction: Mampi Says Goodbye

It was that time of the week again that no Housemate looks forward to. Last week, three people were put up for eviction. It’s been a stressful seven days since Mampi, Lady May and Maneta were nominated. Tonight, Mampi was chosen to leave the House. The Zambian star had the least votes and is the […]

Zambian Women In 4-1 Football Baptism

Zambia’s women coach Enala Simbeye broke down as reality dawned the ‘beautiful game’ was not for the faint-hearted when her side was baptized, yet again, 4-1 by South Africa at Nkoloma Stadium. The Chipolopolo Queens have not beaten South Africa in recent times and unexpectedly, albeit, with massive embarrassment failed to get a decent result […]

Police Officers Beat Up Chazanga Man to Death

A 32 year old man of Chazanga compound is alleged to have been killed by police who badly beat him after he was picked up for attacking police officers. This follows a fracas with police after he was allegedly mistaken for illegally allocating plots. The man identified as Brian Simbeye is believed to have been […]

Nevers Mumba Scoops MMD Presidency

Nevers Mumba Scoops  MMD Presidency

Never Mumba has been elected Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) president with a landslide victory over his closest rival Felix Mutati during the party’s 3rd extra ordinary convention held in all the ten provinces. Dr. Mumba polled 870 votes in the re-run against 422 votes of Mr. Mutati. Returning officer Clement Zulu declared Dr. Mumba […]