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Mwale claims there was no corruption in the US$42 million fire truck deal

Mwale claims there was no corruption in the US$42 million fire truck deal

Government has continued to defend the exorbitant price at which it acquired 42 fire tenders,…

Sumaili pleads not guilty to contempt of court as DPP takes over case

Sumaili pleads not guilty to contempt of court as DPP takes over case

Minister of National Guidance and Religious Affairs Godfridah Sumaili has pleaded not guilty to a…

Prioritise Lusaka-Mazabuka road over Lusaka-Ndola dual carriage way – Mwiimbu

Prioritise Lusaka-Mazabuka road over Lusaka-Ndola dual carriage way – Mwiimbu

Monze Central Member of Parliament (MP) Jack Mwiimbu has described the damaged Lusaka-Mazabuka road as…

Fourth mobile network provider coming – Govt

Fourth mobile network provider coming – Govt

Government is inviting bidders for a fourth mobile network provider following approval of the new…

Ivory lands Chipata man 5-year jail term

Ivory lands Chipata man 5-year jail term

The Chipata Magistrate Court has sentenced a 34-year-old man of Chinula village in Chief Chanje’s…

Corruption now normal in Zambia – Antonio

Corruption now normal in Zambia – Antonio

Corruption and abuse of authority has been accepted as a normal part of our political…

PF caught in a web of lies

PF caught in a web of lies

The Patriotic Front (PF) has been forced to embarrassingly withdraw a statement in which it accused…

Two Chipata men get one year each for stealing chickens

Two Chipata men get one year each for stealing chickens

Two men of Chipata, who stole 51 chickens and two bags of chicken feed, have…

Poverty levels unacceptably high – Lungu

Poverty levels unacceptably high – Lungu

President Edgar Lungu has bemoaned the poverty levels in the country, describing them as “unacceptably…

President Edgar Lungu’s full speech on the ceremonial opening of the 2nd Session of the 12th National Assembly

President Edgar Lungu’s full speech on the ceremonial opening of the 2nd Session of the 12th National Assembly

  THEME: theme “Moving towards a prosperous smart Zambia in peace and tranquillity without leaving anyone…




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Drops of water

Recently, when I was going to bed after using my bathroom, I started hearing sound of drops of water from the tap in slow successions, but since it was dropping into an empty bucket, I decided to let it be. But, alas! When I woke up the next morning, around 5 a.m., the bucket was…

Drops of water

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Vedanta Resources challenge jurisdiction of Zambian villagers’ claims in London High Court on 12 April 2016

11 April 2016 A three-day hearing in the High Court in London will start on Tuesday 12 April on behalf of 1826 Zambian villagers who are taking legal action against UK based mining giant Vedanta Resources Plc and its Zambian subsidiary Konkola Copper Mines (KCM). The villagers allege that their water sources and farming land…

Vedanta Resources challenge jurisdiction of Zambian villagers’ claims in London High Court on 12 April 2016

A lesson from Beans thrown away

By Holyfield Mumba It is a practice that only the best beans should be cooked. Before you cook beans, you go through a selection process in which all the seemingly bad beans are thrown away so that only the good beans remain for cooking. However, when rain comes, the bad beans you threw away in…

A lesson from Beans thrown away

Who is this Iris Kaingu Zambians are talking about?

Paxina Mumba writes: A friend of mine in Australia and Greece asked me who Iris is that a lot of Zambians are talking about. Let me copy their questions. Australia “What is all the hoo ha about Iris. It has gone viral”. Greece “Who is Iris that a lot of Zambians are crucifying”. So here…

Who is this Iris Kaingu Zambians are talking about?

Destinations

Brichi Motels – Namwala

Comfortable and tranquil accommodation is what you get at  Brichi Motels in Namwala, Southern province. Brichi Motels is situated along Choma, Namwala Road at the entrance of the town, just at the corner before the town centre. The Lodge offers…

Corner Point Lodge – Namwala

Corner Point Lodge is located in Namwala on Ngoma Road, one and half kilometres from…

Mwanza’s Restaurant – best meals in Namwala

When visiting Namwala in Southern province, Mwanza’s Restaurant is well placed for fresh and delicious…

Odri Lodge

This is Odri Lodge situated in Choma, the provincial capital of Southern province. Odri Lodge…

Rugems Executive Lodge – A Real Gem in Hospitality

RUGEMS EXECUTIVE LODGE, is a boutique lodge situated in Avondale (Venter Area), 10 minutes from…

Kwesu Guest Lodge – most affordable in Livingstone

Kwesu Guest Lodge is situated in Livingstone, the tourist capital of Zambia and the host…

Entertainment

B’Flow gets Obama invite

B’Flow gets Obama invite

Former US president Barack Obama and his wife Michelle have invited local musician B’Flow to…

Mumba Yachi out on bail

Mumba Yachi out on bail

Celebrated folk musician Mumba Yachi has been granted K5,000 cash bail after obtaining a temporary…

Kaladoshas schools Iris: There’s more to women empowerment than nudity

Kaladoshas schools Iris: There’s more to women empowerment than nudity

Dance-hall artiste Kaladoshas says he does not see the connection between nudity and female empowerment. In…

Proflight connects music lovers to Bryan Adams show in Durban

Proflight connects music lovers to Bryan Adams show in Durban

Proflight Zambia is flying music fans to watch Bryan Adams in concert this December thanks to its direct flights from Lusaka to Durban. The legendary Canadian singer, songwriter, record producer, guitarist, photographer, philanthropist and activist will be performing in Durban…

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