President Edgar Lungu says he will not respond to provocations from those who are opposed to his leadership. P...
The Zambia Correctional Services says it has 170 inmates on death row. The 170 comprises 168 males at Mukobeko...
President Edgar Lungu says he will not respond to provocations from those who are opposed to his leadership. President Lungu also says he has listened to what the church has said on various issues affecting the country and will take their views on board. Speaking when he met Lenje chiefs in Katuba before the official […] Read more
The Zambia Correctional Services says it has 170 inmates on death row. The 170 comprises 168 males at Mukobeko Maximum Security Facility in Kabwe. The two women are confined to the female section. Zambia Correctional Services Commissioner General Percy Chato said before the courts of law convicted and sentenced the 170 people to death for […] Read more
Government has released 150 million Kwacha to the Local Authorities Superannuation Fund (LASF) to pay outstanding pension benefits to more than 3800 beneficiaries. Minister of Local Government Vincent Mwale has announced this at a press briefing in Lusaka .Mr. Mwale says the money is the first installment payment adding that Government will during the course […] Read more
President Edgar Lungu has called on traditional leaders to give counsel to politicians when the seem to go astray. President Lungu says politicians adhere to advise given by the traditional leaders so that the country remains peaceful. He said peace is at times threatened by politicians, and that is why there is need for them […] Read more
The Police in Lusaka have arrested four opposition United Party for National Development -UPND- officials who are suspected to be behind a spate of fires experienced in the Capital in the recent past. Police Public Relations Officer Esther Katongo says police are holding Remmy Mukuba who has been identified as UPND Lusaka Province Youth Vice […] Read more
By JOHN SAKALA Southern Province Police Commissioner Bonny Kapeso says he is fearless and will face any law breaker head on. Making rare posts in tiozambia WhatsApp news group, Mr Kapeso said that some people had charioted rumour that he was hiding. This was after some people had planted some fun handy made bomb to […] Read more
Journalist Chanda Chimba the Third has been released from prison. Chimba has been released on compassionate grounds. Zambia Correctional Services Commissioner General Percy Chato has confirmed the release of the journalist. Mr Chato says Mr Chimba has been released in accordance with section 1118 which deals with the release of terminally ill patients. During his […] Read more
An unknown person wearing a police uniform have shot and wounded two people near Kamwala Prison in Lusaka. Police Spokesperson Esther Katongo has confirmed the development in a statement made available. Ms Katongo identified the victims as Harrison Miti a mini bus driver and his passenger Janet Zimba. The two are admitted at UTH. Ms […] Read more
…Govt ponders Twali upgrade By JOHN SAKALA Atlas Copco in conjunction with Water for All has sunk a K110, 000 solar borehole at Twali Community School in Chingola’s Bupalo Ward. And Chingola District Education Board Secretary (DEBS) has announced bigger plans of upgrading the school to meet education needs of the community. Speaking during the […] Read more
Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) sponsored clubs have selected four exceptional junior youth players to attend trials at the Sesa Goa Football Academy (SFA) in Goa, India. This is for potential four year residency in an extensive training programme. The boys, from Nchanga Rangers and Konkola Blades youth programmes, were selected by the youth team coaches […] Read more
The Zambia Bureau of Standards (ZABS) has exceeded its quarterly product sample testing target by 37% for the first quarter of 2017. Head Marketing & Public Relations Hazel Zulu said the Bureau targeted to test and analyzes 2,625 product samples in the first quarter of 2017 for compliance and conformance. Mrs Zulu said this was […] Read more
President Edgar Lungu is disappointed with stories alleging that Dr. Vernon Mwaanga was linked to the international campaign against Zambia. Mr Lungu regretted that Dr Mwaanga is allegedly going round the country telling people lies that Zambia is on fire. President Lungu later requested to hold a meeting with Dr. Mwaanga to get further clarification […] Read more
Government has maintained that it remains open to dialogue on various issues affecting the country. Chief Government spokesperson Kampamba Mulenga says despite remaining open to dialogue, political parties like the opposition UPND has not been forthcoming. Ms Mulenga was reacting to a statement by the Zambia Council for Catholic Bishops -ZCCB- who have called for […] Read more
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