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Chama :Chipolopolo Must Start CHAN With Win New! 2020-02-18 08:15:15Zambia captain Adrian Chama says winning the opening Group D match against Tanzania on April 7 at the 2020 CHAN in Cameroon will be crucial. Chipolopo

Katongo Kabungo Mourned New! 2020-02-18 08:11:37Retired iconic Kitwe referee Francis Kasusu has paid tribute to FAZ League Manager and former FIFA referee Katongo Kabungo who died on Monday in Lusak

More mass hysteria over allegations of gassing New! 2020-02-18 06:56:28More cases of sporadic riots, panic and mob justice are occurring around some parts of the country due to the allegations of gassing. Yesterday there

BOZ should consider maintaining the current Monetary Policy New! 2020-02-18 06:06:12As the Bank of Zambia sets to announce the Monetary Policy Rate for quarter one, the Centre for Trade Policy and Development (CTPD) would like to urge

Doctor – Patient Ratio in Zambia – Where New! 2020-02-18 05:54:21The World Health Organization WHO has published desirable doctor–patient ratio as 1:1,000. Yet, over 44% of WHO Member States reported less than

Invest back in your country and be part New! 2020-02-18 05:51:06Zambia’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, His Excellency Lieutenant General Paul Mihova has called on Zambians living in the United King

Fighting Extreme Weather New! 2020-02-18 02:31:25Improved weather forecasting tools are giving farmers in Zambia the support they need to build resilience & prepare for more frequent climate shoc

National Assembly Bill 10 of 2019: A Challenge New! 2020-02-18 01:56:26By Dr. Henry Kanyanta Sosala Their Majesties, the Litunga, Kalonga Gwawa Undi, Nkosi yama Nkosi Mpezeni and Mwinelubemba Chitimukulu Kanyanta-Manga II

Cadres storm Intercontinental Hotel, disrupt LAZ Bill 10 New! 2020-02-18 01:47:02Suspected political party cadres Monday evening stormed Intercontinental Hotel to disrupt a Law Association of Zambia sponsored Public Debate on Bill

Picture surfaces of GBM having a meal with New! 2020-02-17 15:55:15A photo has surfaced of HH and his wife Mutinta having lunch together with GBM and his wife Chama at GBM’s home in Johannesburg in South Africa.

The UPND and PF Shameful Hypocrisy on Wako 2020-02-17 10:24:09The question of tribalism vis a vis politics in Zambia is buried in great hypocrisy. Politicians crocodile tears may flood our radio and TV stations,

National Prayer to disarm powers of darkness over 2020-02-17 10:19:19By Rev Dr Nevers Sekwila Mumba Heavenly Father, we approach your throne with contrition and repentance as a nation. We have sinned against you as indi

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Top Seeded Chipolopolo Await CHAN Draw 2020-02-16 23:46:40The Chipolopolo boys will await news of their opponents in the Cameroon 2020 African Nations Championship (CHAN) that will be staged from April 4-25.

Wash Away On The Great East Road 2020-02-16 23:40:12The Road Development Agency (RDA) has experienced a wash away 35km from Kacholola on the Great East Road. Heavy Goods Vehicles are not being allowed t

POETRY: I Am A Proud African. 2020-02-16 02:19:51By Charles Mwewa. I am a proud African, Let the drums beat, the forest shake and the rivers flow. I am a proud African, There is an eternal blood in m

Government To Construct A Temporal Bridge On The 2020-02-16 02:09:51Infrastructure Development Minister Vincent Mwale said Government is determined to have the Lundazi/Chipata road connected following the washing away

Time To Focus On The East, As China 2020-02-16 02:05:31Chinese companies have outpaced their US rivals in the tech patents race, filing more applications in 9 of 10 categories, including artificial intelli

First Lady Prays For Zambia Over Gassings 2020-02-14 22:14:43First Lady Esther Lungu has said the ongoing gassing of homes is unheard off and becoming a source of concern that require prayers. Speaking when she

Manchester City Banned From Champions League For Two 2020-02-14 22:12:46# Ban starts next season and City also fined £25m. # Club say they will appeal to CAS at ‘earliest opportunity’. Manchester City hav

PRESS RELEASE: It’s Not What You Thought, It 2020-02-14 22:11:0314th February, 2020. This morning in Parliament, I expressed grave concern on the ongoing “Gassing Terror Attacks” on innocent Zambian cit

Chitambala Mwewa Sues Tayali 2020-02-14 22:09:49Popular Facebooker Chitambala Mwewa fondly known by his page name Simon Mwewa Lane has sued politician Chilufya Tayali in the Lusaka High Court for de

Lawyer, John Sangwa, Seeks To Terminate His 26 2020-02-14 22:07:00Controversial constitutional lawyer John Sangwa has filed for divorce in the Lusaka High Court, seeking dissolution of his 26-year-old marriage to his

Harry Kalaba’s DP Press Release On The Deportation 2020-02-14 08:28:41Minister of Foreign affairs Hon. Jospeh Malanji has dispelled reports suggesting that Zambia’s permanent representative to New York in the Unite

Zambia’s Largest Independent Power Producer Transforming Face Of Maamba 2020-02-14 08:27:15Zambia’s Largest Independent Power Producer Transforming Face Of Maamba. Contributing around 10% of the nation’s electricity gen

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House of Chiefs tackles Lunda-Luvale conflicts 2020-02-11 04:14:27By FRANCINA CHOMBA  and JAMES KUNDA  – THE House of Chiefs has said a special committee will be constituted to address persistent trib

UPND retains Sesheke, as court raps ECZ knuckles 2020-02-06 04:04:41By PERPETUAL SICHIKWENKWE – THE Constitutional Court (ConCourt) has upheld the declaration of Sesheke Member of Parliament (MP), Romeo Kang&rsqu

Inonge calls for peaceful by-elections 2020-02-06 02:59:04VICE-PRESIDENT Inonge Wina has called for peace to prevail in the February 13, 2020, local government by-elections campaigns in Mongu, Mitete and Luku

Gold smuggler nabbed 2020-02-06 02:32:40By STEPHANIE KUNDA – AUTHORITIES at Simon Mwansa Kapwepwe International Airport have arrested a foreigner who attempted to smuggle base metals a

Data mapping hiccups delay sanitary towels distribution in 2020-02-06 01:47:50By CHRISTABEL CHIWILA  – GENDER and Development minister Elizabeth Phiri says delays to distribute sanitary towels in schools is due to cha

Farewell Musongo Wa Ndungu 2020-02-06 01:43:56By FRANK CHING’AMBU – NGOMA yetu inatubika, namichima inahokoka, (our traditional drum has deflected and our hearts are fluttered) a Luval

70 girls withdrawn from early marriages in Muchinga 2020-02-06 01:40:17By CHRISTBEL CHIWILA – SEVENTY girls in the range of 12 and 17 years old have been withdrawn from early marriages in Muchinga Province. Young Wo

Crimes of passion 2020-02-06 01:37:46By Jessie Ngoma-Simengwa – KILLINGS resulting from soured love relationships have reached alarming proportions both in Zambia and other countrie

‘Micho’ in, finally 2020-01-30 04:24:55By GODFREY DUBE – SERBIAN Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojević is set to ink a two year-deal as Chipolopolo coach with his salary believe

Fate in our hands – Kaunda 2020-01-30 04:04:18By GODFREY DUBE  – COACH Chris Kaunda says destiny is in Zanaco’s hands to qualify for the CAF 2019/20 Confederation Cup quarter-fina

15 years for fondling 2020-01-24 09:21:23By STEPHANIE KUNDA – A NDOLA man charged with the indecent assault of an 11-year-old grade-six pupil whom he allegedly dragged into an unfinishe

Kazhila picked up? 2020-01-24 02:37:09By ESTHER NG’ANDU – ONE of Chingola’s most famous preachers, Bishop Joseph Kazhila, is reported to have been picked up by police whi

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UPDATE 3-South African Airways to cut routes in 2020-02-06 10:17:27* Rescue team to publish restructuring plan soon (Adds detail on SA Express)

South African Airways to scale back routes at 2020-02-06 08:38:21JOHANNESBURG, Feb 6 (Reuters) - South African Airways (SAA), which entered a form of bankruptcy protection in December, will scale back some of its do

Barrick Gold denies Freeport-McMoran tie-up in the works 2020-02-06 06:49:26CAPE TOWN, Feb 6 (Reuters) - Barrick Gold is not looking to merge with copper miner Freeport-McMoran, CEO Mark Bristow said on Thursday, although he i

UPDATE 1-Soccer-Esperance to face Zamalek as they chase 2020-02-05 13:44:04CAIRO, Feb 5 (Reuters) - Defending champions Esperance of Tunisia were drawn against Cairo giants Zamalek in the African Champions League quarter-fina

Soccer-African Confederation Cup draw 2020-02-05 13:02:07CAIRO, Feb 5 (Reuters) - The draw for the quarter-finals of the African Confederation Cup:

UPDATE 1-AFRICA-FX-Uganda's shilling and Zambia's kwacha to firm 2020-01-23 12:18:13NAIROBI, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Uganda's shilling and Zambia's kwacha are both expected to strengthen slightly against the U.S. dollar in the next week

WEEKAHEAD-AFRICA-FX-Uganda's shilling and Zambia's kwacha to firm 2020-01-23 11:12:54NAIROBI, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Uganda's shilling and Zambia's kwacha are both expected to strengthen slightly against the U.S. dollar in the next week

ERG suspends Zambia refinery on shortage of cobalt, 2020-01-23 09:00:00LONDON, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Eurasia Resources Group's (ERG) Africa unit said on Thursday it will suspend operations at Chambishi Metals in Zambia due

UPDATE 1-Zambia's economy to grow by 3% in 2020-01-23 07:59:40LUSAKA, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Zambia's President Edgar Lungu said on Thursday the country's economy was expected to grow 3% this year, a slight reducti

Zambia's economy to grow by 3% in 2020 2020-01-23 07:34:46LUSAKA, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Zambia's President Edgar Lungu said on Thursday the country's economy was expected to grow 3% this year, a slight reducti

DAVOS-Doc Martens and youthful energy shake up Davos 2020-01-21 11:03:17DAVOS, Switzerland, Jan 21 (Reuters) - Often seen as the preserve of old, rich men, this year's World Economic Forum has thrust around a dozen teenag

'Let us in!' African women entrepreneurs implore investors 2020-01-20 12:36:45LONDON, Jan 20 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - From job creation to clean energy, female African entrepreneurs can add millions of dollars to their eco