Govt Gives Chingola Black Mountain to ‘Jerabos’

Government has handed over a mining licence to small-scale miners, commonly known as Jerabos, in Chingola to conduct mining activities at selected slug dumps to lessen illegal mining activities in the district. Nchanga Member of Parliament Chali Chilombo has said the handover of the mining license for the slug dumps, commonly known as black mountains, […]

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Zesco Sends Vanquished Nkana into CAF Quarter Finals

Zesco United saved Zambian continental pride by defeating Ghanaian side Asante Kotoko 2-1 at home to send Nkana into the quarterfinals of the 2019 CAF Confederation Cup. Nkana who were hammered 4-1 away in Khartoum by Al Hilal had to rely on Zesco United who had already been eliminated to defeat Asante Kotoko with the […]

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OPINION: Sesheke Poll Violence: Why is UPND Changing Goal Posts?

The opposition United Party for National Development (UPND), soon after the Sesheke parliamentary by-election, raised serious allegations of violence against the Patriotic Front and reported the Head of State, President Edgar Lungu, the ruling party secretary general Davies Mwila, home affairs minister Stephen Kampyongo, State House spokesperson Amos Chanda and others to the International Criminal […]

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ActionAid Rebuts Looting Accusation

ActionAid Zambia has said social media reports of “wide-scale looting of donor funds” allegedly by executives and staff are baseless, malicious and untrue. Social media reports have alleged that an on-going routine audit at the international charity organization has revealed that executives, accountants and appraisal officers have involved in the mass looting of funds meant […]

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OPINION: Kambwili Thrives on Being a Loud Mouth

Former Roan Member of Parliament Chishimba Kambwili has dominated the headlines in the recent past. When he is not throwing political tantrums in the press, Kambwili is making appearances at the courts of law that have become his political playground. In any case, Kambwili is not a quiet guy. He has always thrived on being […]

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Tasila Strikes Mentorship Deal with Nigeria’s D’Banji

President Edgar Lungu’s daughter, Tasila, has struck a partnership with top Nigerian artiste D’banji to collaborate with some Zambian youths. Tasila, the Nkoloma Ward 1 councillor, said she had a fruitful meeting with the top Nigerian artiste who has agreed to mentor some Zambian artistes. “My team with D’Banji and his team just had a […]

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Chipolopolo Squad for Namibia Clash Unveiled

Chipolopolo caretaker coach Aggrey Chiyangi has named his 20-member squad for the March 23 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier against Namibia. Chiyangi has handed a call up to in-form South Africa based striker Mwape Musonda whose 12 goals in the ABSA Premiership has put him on top of the charts. Seven foreign based players have […]

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Mambo Gets K25, 000 Fine for Contempt

Civil Society Constitutional Agenga (CiSCA) chairperson and Chikondi Foundation president Bishop John Mambo has escaped jail for contempt but has been fined K25,000 for the offence. Appearing before the Supreme Court full Bench, Bishop Mambo escaped the punishment received by the other two who were given custodial sentences for similar offences. Bishop Mambo voluntarily pleaded […]

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