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Electricity tariffs increased by 75%

As we reported last week, the PF government has now announced a 75% electricity tariff increament.   The Energy Regulation Board (ERB) announced the development in a statement below to Zambian Eye.   This is part of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) bailout conditions with the PF Government.   Zambia had graduated from the IMF […]

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87 year old Sikota Wina u-turns on marrying Elizabeth 40

Freedom fighter and Veteran politician Sikota Wina,87, has rescinded his decision to marry Elizabeth Chalikulima, 40.   The story of Mr Wina remarrying went viral over the weekend after information leaked that he had sent former Minister to take bride price to the Chalikulima family.   But addressing a media briefing today, Mr Wina announced […]

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South Korea demolish Junior Chipolopolo

The Zambia Under-20 national soccer team were this afternoon brought crashing back down to earth following a 4 – 1 bashing at the hands of hosts South Korea at the ongoing Adidas Invitational Tournament. Striker Edward Chilufya scored the only goal for the African Champions. Zambia totally dominated the first quarter of the game and […]

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The opposition UPND says it has reported PF Lusaka province Youth Chairperson Kennedy Kamba to the Police for threatening violence.   Kamba on Friday warned that if the Police allowed the UPND to hold a rally in Kanyama, Lusaka, there was going to be bloodshed.   But the UPND has vowed that the party shall […]

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It was dangerous for Nkombo to confront a drunk cop – Police

Police spokesperson Esther Katongo says it is very embarrassing for an officer to be drunk on duty.   Katongo has however noted that it was very dangerous for Mazabuka UPND member of parliament to confront an officer who looked drunk, armed with a loaded weapon, in the manner he did.   A video has surfaced […]

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Fuel attendants stopped a police Constable from shooting Mazabuka UPND member of parliament Garry Nkombo, following an altercation at a filling station.   The incident happened in the wee hours of Sunday (March 26, 2017) as Nkombo and his wife were returning home from attending a wedding.   A witness narrated to News Diggers! that […]

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Boxer Manyuchi knocked out first round, denied by Zambia

Zimbabwean Boxer Charles Manyuchi has been knocked out in the first round of his WBC Welterweight Silver title defence fight against Uzbekistan’s Quadratillo Abduqaxorov in Singapore today. Manyuchi was the overwhelming favourite going into this bout Meanwhile Zambia Boxing Association has distanced itself from Charles Manyuchi’s loss citing that he’s an illegal immigrant masquerading as […]

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Professor Graham, addressing the 4th UNI Africa Conference in Dakar, Senegal, warned of the danger of ‘parasitic capitalism’ where digital companies give little back to the places where they are embedded and platform workers are left to fend for themselves. UNI Global Union General Secretary Philip Jennings’ said research into the Future World of  Work […]

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Chipolopolo held by Zimbabwe

Zambia and Zimbabwe played out to a 0-all draw in an international friendly match played at National Sports Stadium. Coach Wedson Nyirenda had made his attacking intentions clear in his line up having handed the front role to Jackson Mwanza and Ronald ‘Sate Sate’ Kampamba. It was the host nation that started strong with Rodwell […]

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