About 680,974 people vaccinated so far

About 680,974 COVID-19 vaccines have been administered to members of the public following the relaunch of the vaccination campaign seven days ago. Giving an update on the COVID-19 situation and the ongoing vaccination program, acting Health Minister Charles Milupi disclosed that of the over 680,000 people that have been vaccinated so far, 45% are males while […]

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We’ve not lost corruption fight, cases are still ongoing – Haimbe

JUSTICE Minister Mulambo Haimbe says the new dawn government has not lost the fight against corruption as the legal processes are still ongoing. During a media briefing, Friday, Haimbe said it would be premature and wrong to conclude on the basis of there being no convictions or acquittals that the fight against corruption was lost. […]

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EU/Zambia Economic Forum provided a good platform – Nalumango

Republican Vice-President Mutale Nalumango has said the EU/Zambia Economic Forum has provided a good platform for fostering interaction and partnerships between Zambian and European businesses. Mrs. Nalumango notes that the outcome of the two day event which was graced by President Hakainde Hichilema is evident of the vibrant relationship between Zambia and the European Union. The […]

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Kalaba questions the flying of a rainbow flag

Former foreign affairs minister Harry Kalaba has challenged the ministry of foreign affairs and international cooperation to explain whether it has allowed advocacy around lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender [LGBT] within Zambia. This follows a controversial move by the Swedish and finish embassies in Zambia to fly a rainbow flag, a symbol of l-g-b-t which is […]

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ACC agreed to never institute any criminal proceedings against me – Chitotela

FORMER tourism minister Ronald Chitotela says the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) undertook to never institute any criminal proceedings against him. And Chitotela says he is constrained to disclose other details of the settlement agreement which are clothed in secrecy, sealed by the court and retained by late former chief justice Ireen Mambilima. Meanwhile, ACC spokesperson Queen […]

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I’m not an agent of imperialism – HH

PRESIDENT Hakainde Hichilema says he is not an agent of imperialism but of the people of Zambia. And President Hichilema says his government will fight past, present and future corruption because the vice is a “python” which constricts growth. Speaking during the launch of the European Union- Zambia Economic Forum, Wednesday, President Hichilema said driving […]

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Don’t regard our finished products as threats – HH

By STEVEN ZANDE – PRESIDENT Hakainde Hichilema says Zambia’s drive to promote the export of finished products to Europe is aimed at strengthening local interests and should not be regarded as a threat to Europeans.Mr Hichilema said the Government wants to enhance its partnership with Europe in its quest to grow the economy, because the […]

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President Hichilema calls for more EU investment in Zambia

President Hakainde Hichilema has called for increased investment in Zambia by European Countries. President Hichilema says Zambia has attracted several European Union companies with an estimated investment of 1.6 billion Euros in Energy, Environment, Construction engineering services, Agriculture among others. Speaking at the first ever, EU-Zambia Economic Forum in Lusaka today, under the theme: “Economic Transformation […]

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