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182 ViewsGhana was under played by Cape Verde in the quarterfinal match but managed to do the needful by wining 2 – 0 to seal through to the semi finals of AFCON 2013. This was today at an exciting match played before an audience of 45 thousand at Nelson Mandela stadium. Ghana scored the first […]

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206 ViewsExpelled Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) Chairperson for Women’s Affairs Catherine Namugala has charged that her former party does not stand a chance against the ruling Patriotic Front (PF). Speaking in Lusaka today February 2 2013, Namugala said the party’s current foam coupled with its leader Nevers Mumba were not strong enough to stand […]

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191 ViewsA 19 year old boy belonging to the Patriotic Front (PF) Campaign team and brother in Law to PF campaign Manager in Livingstone has been murdered in circumstances believed to be that of political violence. PF Livingstone Campaign Manager Obvious Mwaliteta said he suspected the United Party for National Development (UPND) which had promised […]

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190 ViewsA civil servants rights activist has demanded that government should tell Zambians the whereabouts of Republican President Michael Sata. Brebner Changala says government is putting the nation under security risks by putting the whereabouts of the president under a veil. He says the president is not an ordinary citizen who will not raise concern […]

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187 ViewsFrom Edith Nawakwi Friends, Joe Kalusa has been CONVICTED AND SENTENCED TO 9 MONTHS IMPRISONMENT or pay k10million for threatening to organise UPND cadres to gang rape me. I was greatly touched by THE Honourable Justice who said in his judgment and I quote, “Women must not be subjected to threats and abuse just […]

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Congolese Refugees relocated

177 ViewsA convoy comprising 67 refugees has just departed Nchelenge District in Zambia’s Luapula Province relocating Congolese refugees to Meheba Refugee Settlement in North Western Province, some 1, 400 kilometres away. UNHCR Zambia Officer-in-Charge, Mr. Yohondamkoul Sakor has confirmed the development. The convoy will overnight in Ndola today and will reach Meheba Tomorrow. The relocation […]

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Government plans 23,000 bed spaces in public varsities

210 ViewsThe Zambian Government is planning to build more hostels with a total capacity of 23,000 bed spaces at public universities across the country. Minister of Education, Science, Vocational Training and Early Education, John Phiri, revealed that plans were underway to construct hostels at the public universities this year to address the accommodation problems they […]

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Don’t blame my Government for By-elections,Sata tells Catholic Bishops

152 ViewsZambia’s President Michael sata has told the Zambia Episcopal Conference (ZEC) to stop blaming his Government for the By-Elections that have rocked the country in the recent past but on political parties that are failing to inspire their members. Speaking in a statement when he reacted to the Pastoral letter which was issued by […]

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AFCON: Goals and scorers in first round

154 ViewsGOALS 49 goals were scored in 24 matches (average of 2 goals): 15 in group D, 12 in Group C, 11 in Groups A and B. In 2012, the total amount of goals was above this year’s average with 61 goals and an average of 2.5 goals per match. A third of the goals […]

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186 ViewsThe Zambian government and its cooperating partners have today launched the Zambia Decent Work Country Profile in an effort to make decent work a priority for all Zambian workers both in the formal and informal sector. The Decent Work Country Profile which is a statistical analysis of Zambia’s progress towards realizing decent work will […]

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