Over 500 CBU Students Stranded After Being Left Out of Bursaries

More than 500 Copperbelt University students have been left stranded after management asked them to leave the institution since they are not on scholarship. The students, who had been promised to be placed on scholarship after appealing their omission on the first list, have, however, vowed not to vacate the hostels. The students have accused […]

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Air Botswana Announces Resumption of Lusaka Flights

Air Botswana is set to resume flights into Zambia after a two-year hiatus. The airline said in a communique sent to the Zambian Mission in Gaborone that it is set to hit the Zambian skies with a maiden flight scheduled for March 31, 2019. Air Botswana has noted increased commercial activities and movements of people […]

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DRC PRESIDENT TSHISEKEDI, KABILA STRIKE DEAL … Ex-Leader Seeks Guaranteed Immunity from Prosecution

Former DR Congo president Joseph Kabila and his successor Felix Tshisekedi have struck a deal in which Kabila is guaranteed immunity from prosecution for any of the alleged crimes committed during his 18 year rule. The deal will also see an amendment to the constitution which will result in future presidents being elected through parliament, […]

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Malawi Under23 Camp in Belgium Ahead Of Zambia Clash

Zambia’s opponents in the Egypt 2019 Under-23 AFCON, Malawi have set up base in Belgium ahead of their encounter with the junior Chipolopolo on March 20 away in Malawi. The Malawian Under-23 National team arrived in Belgium on Saturday afternoon for a two week training camp that will see them play a series of friendly […]

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How Foreign Aid Fuels African Media’s Payola Problem

By Prue Clarke At a recent press conference, a small group of Liberian journalists made a courageous admission: they confessed they were all “on the take.” To supplement salaries as low as $40 a month, the journalists said they often rely on payments from the very people they write about. The revelation confirmed a dirty […]

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