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Engineers from Zambia and other sub-Saharan countries are invited to enter the fourth edition of the prestigious Africa Prize for Engineering Innovation.   The Africa Prize encourages talented engineers, from all disciplines, to develop local solutions to challenges in their communities.   Engineers from all disciplines are invited to submit innovations with a social, economic […]

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THE Zambian High commission in Nigeria has expressed concern with the continued number of Zambians who end up being stranded while seeking for healing services in that country. Zambia’s High Commissioner to Nigeria Solomon Jere says Zambians intending to travel to Nigeria seeking healing and deliverance services particularly at the Synagogue Church of all nations […]

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Does History repeat itself?

By David Malomo. Here is a food for thought. Abraham Lincoln vs John .F. Kennedy. • Abraham Lincoln and John F Kennedy were both second born children named after their grandfathers. • Both Lincoln and Kennedy married a 24 year old woman in their 30s (Lincoln at 33,Kennedy at 36) •Both served in the military […]

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A clear majority of German MPs have voted to legalise same-sex marriage, days after Chancellor Angela Merkel dropped her opposition to the idea. The reform gives gay men and lesbians full marital rights, and allows them to adopt children. At present, same-sex couples are limited to civil unions. But Mrs Merkel, who only decided to […]

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VIDEO: T.B. Joshua as you have NEVER seen him!

An inspiring documentary detailing the recent visit of Nigerian Prophet T.B. Joshua to the South American nation of Ecuador has been released on YouTube, showing rare footage of the cleric’s adventurous trek through a rainforest on a mammoth humanitarian mission. The clip shows Joshua being warmly received by Ecuadorian military officials and then meeting the […]

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Standard Bank, of which Stanbic Bank Zambia is a member, has opened the world’s first dedicated Africa China Banking Centre (ACBC) at its Simmonds Street offices in Johannesburg. The Centre will look to provide a long-awaited platform to link African and Chinese clients with China’s highly networked digital banking and customer knowledge systems. The Centre […]

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Ex-Botswana President Sir Ketumile Masire dies

Botswana’s former President Ketumile Masire has died at the age of 91, the country’s government has announced. Sir Ketumile, who led Botswana for 18 years from 1980, has been praised for cementing stability in the country and laying the foundations for its economic success, the AFP news agency reports. He also got involved in trying to […]

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“After getting pregnant, you are done!” Magufuli tells Tanzanian schoolgirls

Tanzanian President John Magufuli has said that under his presidency schoolgirls who become mothers will not be allowed to go back to school after giving birth, reports the BBC. The president was speaking at a public rally in Chalinze town, about 100km west of the main city Dar es Salaam. “After calculating some few mathematics […]

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By Leo Igwe Why are western nations taking responsibility for the radicalisation of Muslims when the problem is not confined to these countries? Why are these countries buying into this lame narrative that ascribes blame for Islamic extremism to western foreign policy? Obvious such a position discounts the hateful and inciting doctrines that are propagated […]

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