Kajoba warns criminals masquerading as cadres against defying presidential directives

Inspector-general of police, Lemmy Kajoba says there are a few criminal minded individuals masquerading as UPND cadres who are going against the presidential directives by soliciting for money from businessmen and women who are trading in these places President Hichilema recently directed police to ensure that there is no caderism and unlawful collection of revenue in […]

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Plight of workers who went on voluntary separation with Govt being addressed

Chief Government Spokesperson Chushi Kasanda, has called on former public service workers who went on voluntary separation from government in 1999 to remain calm as it addresses their plight.   In a statement made available to QTV news, Ms. Kasanda says the plight of the separatees is understandable having waited for over 20 years to get their […]

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Kampyongo advises HH to stop intimidating ministers/govt officials

Transparency International Zambia (TIZ) has urged President Hakainde Hichilema to act against some government officials he says are now being taught by the corrupt clique on how to siphon money from government. On Monday this week, Republican President Hakainde Hichilema lamented that the corrupt clique that stole from the Zambian people has started fighting back and […]

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Over 2,100 people perished in RTAs last year

A total of 2,163 people died in fatal road traffic accidents across the country last year. Police spokesperson Rae Hamoonga says during the year 2021, a total number of 32,372 road traffic accidents were recorded countrywide of which 1,757 were fatal road traffic accidents in which 2,163 people died. Mr. Hamoonga says 2,988 were serious road […]

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K666.9 million owed to farmers disbursed to banks-FRA

The Food Reserve Agency (FRA) says the outstanding balance of K666.9 million owed to farmers who supplied maize to the agency has been disbursed to all the paying banks across the country. Giving an update on farmer payments and crop purchases, FRA Executive Director Chola Kafwabulula says the agency received the money on Monday, 17th January,2022 […]

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LEAs urged to follow up on Chitala’s revelations

Law enforcement agencies have been called upon to take keen interest in the revelations made by former ZESCO Limited Board Chairperson Mbita Chitala in his latest book of individuals who wanted to strip the power utility of its assets during PF regime. In his book entitled “Corporate Capture, the Political Economy of Electricity Management in Zambia […]

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Zesco, Maamba deal was ‘open theft’ – Chitala

By STEVEN ZANDE – FORMER Zesco board chairperson Mbita Chitala has stated that as soon his board took over the management of Zesco, it was faced with an impractical contractual obligation of purchasing overpriced power from Maamba Collieries Limited (MCL).Dr Chitala states in his latest book: ‘Corporate Capture,’ that the Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) which […]

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HH dates Dubai Expo to woo more investors

By STEVEN ZANDE – PRESIDENT Hakainde Hichilema has said that his trip to attend the Dubai Expo in United Arab Emirates is among efforts aimed at attracting more investments to create business opportunities and jobs.Mr Hichilema said that was in line with the New Dawn administration’s determination to improve the lives of Zambians.He said this […]

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Kalaba accuses HH of meddling in his party affairs

Democratic Party (DP) president Harry Kalaba has accused President Hakainde Hichilema of meddling in the affairs of his party through his political advisor Levy Ngoma in an attempt to destabilize the opposition party. Mr. Kalaba made the allegations during a press briefing at the party secretariat in Lusaka today. He says Mr. Ngoma has been having […]

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