By JOHN SAKALA The Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) has noted with dismay a picture circulating on soci...
First Lady Esther Lungu says special emphasis should be placed on education when counseling girls during initi...
By JOHN SAKALA The Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) has noted with dismay a picture circulating on social media showing a RTSA patrol vehicle parked with bottles of beer on top. RTSA Head-Public Relations Frederick Mubanga said the other picture was showing the bottles on top of the bonnet. “We would like to assure […] Read more
First Lady Esther Lungu says special emphasis should be placed on education when counseling girls during initiation ceremonies. Mrs Lungu says girls should be well guided on the importance of education so that they are encouraged to stay in school. The First Lady says staying in school would prevent girls from indulging in activities that […] Read more
Lusaka Lawyer Nchima Nchito has appeared in the Lusaka Magistrate Court for alleged impersonation. In this matter Mr Nchito is accused of allegedly impersonating a lawyer of the Post Newspapers Limited in Liquidation. Mr Nchito could however not take plea because his defense team had raised preliminary issues that are yet to be determined by […] Read more
Eastern Province Minister Makebi Zulu has called on the business community and other stakeholders in the region to take advantage of the declaration of Chipata as a city and invest in agro processing to enhance economic growth of the Province. Mr. Zulu says there is need for to set benchmarks in attracting value addition to […] Read more
Three people have been arrested in connection with the beating of Journalists in Lusaka’s Chawama Township yesterday. Lusaka Province Police Commissioner Nelson Phiri says the three are currently in police custody. He has however appealed to the Zambia Medicines Regulatory Authority-ZAMRA- to be engaging the police for adequate staff whenever they are executing their operations. […] Read more
Government has condemned the beating of journalists in Chawama during an operation by the Zambia Medicines Regulatory Authority -ZAMRA- and Drug Enforcement Commission -DEC- against illegal drug stores. Chief Government Spokesperson Kampamba Mulenga says government will not condone hooliganism and barbarism in a democratic society. She says government under the leadership of President Edgar Lungu […] Read more
President Edgar Lungu has left for Chipata, Eastern province on a two day working visit. And President Lungu has challenged economists to interpret the policy monitoring rate released by the Bank of Zambia. President Lungu said it is up to the economists to translate the statistics released by the Central bank so that ordinary Zambians […] Read more
Construction of 24 police houses in Kawama Township of Kitwe is complete. AVIC International, the contractor engaged to construct the houses says it will hand over the project to government next month. And Copperbelt Police Commissioner Charity Katanga has inspected the houses and is happy with the work done. Ms. Katanga said the housing units […] Read more
Government is expected to release one million Kwacha next week for the rehabilitation of the Mbala- Kawimbe road. Northern Province Minister, Brian Mundubile disclosed the development in Mbala when he addressed a meeting at a junction of Kawimbe and Zukuza road in Kawimbe ward. Mr Mundubile says he has checked on the road following people’s […] Read more
Former Post Newspapers Proprietor, Fred M’membe’s wife, Mutinta, has pleaded not guilty to one count of contempt of court. This was when Mutinta Mazoka M’membe appeared before Lusaka Magistrate, Ireen Washimanga, for taking of plea. In this matter, the accused, with intent to disrespect the law and order of the court did tear a search […] Read more
The Drug Enforcement Commission through its Anti-Money Laundering Investigations Unit in Western Province has arrested a 42 year-old female Revenue Collector of Lewanika General Hospital for money laundering activities involving over K200, 000. DEC Public Relations Officer said Charity Sitwala, 42, a Revenue Collector residing at Forest Plots in Mongu has been arrested for fraudulent […] Read more
Repairs on the damaged portion of the Luangwa-Feira main road have started. The Contractor China Geo has assured the District Administration that the works will not disturb the movement of people especially pedestrians and some essential vehicles. Speaking when Acting Luangwa District Commissioner, Ngoni Moyo visited the site, Site Engineer, Wang Xiteng said all the […] Read more
Government says it will continue to promote Press Freedom in the Country. Minister of Information and Broadcasting, Kampamba Mulenga says the Government is not trying to undermine Freedom of Information as perceived by some sections of society. Ms. Mulenga added that it is for this reason that Government included the Access to Information Bill in […] Read more
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