|Africa: AFCON Hosts Named|
[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA yesterday missed out on the opportunity of hosting the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) after the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) awarded the rights to Cameroon.
|Zambia: The President Needs to Rest, Says Nevers Mumba|
[Zambia Reports]Judging by his struggling performance to read a speech at the opening of parliament yesterday, President Michael Sata should rest and focus on his physical recovery, says MMD leader Nevers Mumba.
|Zambia: President Sata Departs for New York|
[Zambia Reports]One day after struggling to open parliament and failing to complete his speech, President Michael Sata has departed for New York City.
Zambia: How Can Dr Kaseba Proudly Giggle At Sata's Frail Frame?
[Zambia Reports]Watching First Lady Dr Christine Kaseba giggling as a frail looking President Michael Sata suffered through his 29 minutes torturous speech performance in parliament raised the question as to how it is that she has allowed her husband to carry on under the weight of (...)
Zambia: Sata Upbeat
[Times of Zambia]PRESIDENT Michael Sata yesterday officially opened the fourth session of the 11th National Assembly and sounded optimistic of the country registering further positive economic gains in 2015.
Africa: Nations Bid for 2019, 2021 AFCON Hosting
[CAF]Algeria, Cameroon, Côte d'Ivoire, Guinea and Zambia have all made their final push for considerations to be granted the rights to host and organize the Africa Cup of Nations in 2019 and 2021 with delegations from the five nations making 30 minutes presentations highlighting their proposed (...)
Zambia: Sata Fails to Complete Speech
[Zambia Reports]President Michael Sata's much anticipated speech before before parliament today did not go as planned, as the head of state was unable to complete his prepared speech, leaving the premises early.
Taxation and organized state criminality: The case of Zambia
2014-09-18 The serious allegations of tax fraud made against the publisher of a Zambian newspaper implicate a number of top ranking government officials and institutions, starting with President Michael Sata. These too should be held to account if there is full commitment to fighting corruption (...)
[Pambazuka News] 18/09/2014
Critical notes on the legal system of Zambia
Submission to the legal and Justice Sector Reform Commission in Zambia 2014-09-18 - http://globalvoicesonline.org/2013/10/11/only-six-of-250-student-lawyers-in-zambia-passed-the-bar-this-year/The whole Zambian legal system needs to be revamped. Still deeply rooted in its colonial origins, the (...)
[Pambazuka News] 18/09/2014
Zambia: Sata's Son Slaps Official
[Zambia Reports]There was a dramatic scene at State House on Wednesday morning when Lusaka Mayor Mulenga Sata slapped his father's spokesperson George Chellah for unspecified reasons while warning him to watch his back.
Zambia: 'Inject New Blood in Chipolopolo'
[Times of Zambia]OVER dependence on players that brought glory being crowned Africa Cup of Nations Champions in 2012 is proving too costly to the future and aspiration of developing our football in Zambia to an acceptable level.
Uganda/Zambia: FAZ Dares Uganda Over Players' Age
[Times of Zambia]THE Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has dared the Ugandan Football authorities to conduct Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) tests on the Zambian players to verify the players age.
Zambia: Electronic System - Way to Vote
[Times of Zambia]THERE has been debate surrounding the Electoral Commission of Zambia's (ECZ) decision to introduce a new system under which election results
Zambia: Netball Coach Aims High
[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA netball team coach Pauline Nsombwe has predicted a tough match against Uganda when the two sides clash tomorrow in a Pool B opening match at the 2014 Africa Netball Championship in Botswana.
Zambia: Envoy Hails Zambia's Peace
[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA's Golden Jubilee celebration is a milestone in the history of Africa because the nation has not experienced any turmoil since it obtained her independence, Zambia's ambassador to Egypt, Ali Simwinga has (...)
Zambia: Vicious Blaze
[Times of Zambia]PROPERTY worth millions of Kwacha has been burnt to ashes at Lusaka's Pen Marks store on Cairo Road after fire swept through a stationary warehouse yesterday.
Zambia: ZCU Thanks Sponsors
[Times of Zambia]THE organising committee of the Pespi International Cricket Council (ICC) Under-19 World Cup Qualifiers (CWCQ) has thanked various sponsors who came on board to ensure the event was staged successfully.
Zambia dent Cresta profits
Foreign exchange loss between the Zambian Kwacha and Pula as well as stiff competition are said to have dented Cresta Marakanelo Limited current earnings by P2.3 million, especially in the Zambian operations. This was revealed by the Cresta Marakanelo Limited Managing Director, Tawanda Makaya (...)
Zambian doctor helps teen moms
CNN.com - Africa Neurosurgeon Kachinga Sichizya talks about caring for newborns and mothers from underprivileged backgrounds. Zambian doctor helps teen moms
Zambia: Is Zambia an Organised Criminal State?
[Zambia Reports]Fred M'mebe, the Publisher of The Post newspaper of Zambia is accused of having committed the crime of wilfully and deliberately not meeting tax liabilities since 2011 when the Patriotic Front (PF) government came to power in Zambia. The tax liability has been reported by the (...)
Zamtel & NEC to boost mobile coverage in Zambia
Zamtel and NEC Corporation have agreed to build a new digital microwave radio transmission network to boost mobile coverage and capacity for citizens, enterprises and tourists across Zambia. The deal, which includes the supply, delivery, installation, testing and commissioning of NEC’s microwave (...)
[IT News Africa] 11/09/2014
Zambia: Seven Men Executed
[Times of Zambia]SEVEN bodies riddled with bullet wounds have been found dumped near a village in Nakonde District of Muchinga Province in unexplained circumstances.
Zambia: RB Application Thrown Out
[Times of Zambia]LUSAKA chief resident magistrate Joshua Banda has refused an application by former republican president Rupiah Banda to have his oil deal case referred to the high court for determination of
Zambia: Fake NRCS Scam Busted
[Times of Zambia]THE Drug-Enforcement Commission (DEC) has unearthed a scam in which some residents of Matero Township in Lusaka have been producing fake national registration cards (NRCs) and drivers' licences.
Zambia: Miners' Protest Paralyses KCM Ops
[Times of Zambia]KONKOLA Copper Mines (KCM) operations at Nchanga Mine in Chingola were yesterday paralysed after over 3, 000 miners belonging to contractors engaged by KCM, downed tools demanding for improved salaries and conditions of (...)
Bridging Success- Kazungula bridge hailed a regional success story
The just ended 19th Session of the Botswana-Zambia Joint Permanent Commission on Defence and Security has been hailed a success with the Kazungula Bridge project standing out as the biggest implementation. Upon completion the project is expected to complement the Trans-Kalahari corridor which (...)
APM Stresses Need For Stronger Ties With Zambia, China
President Arthur Peter Mutharika has told Zambia and China that he expects Malawi’s relations with the two countries to be stronger than before. The Malawi leader spoke on Wednesday in Lilongwe when he received letters of credence from the new Zambian High Commissioner to Malawi Salome (...)
[Malawi Voice] 04/09/2014
Zambian, Chinese Envoys Present Letters Of Credence To Malawi President Mutharika
The State President of The Republic of Malawi,His Excellency Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika on 3 September,2014 received letters of credence from the Zambian High Commissioner and Chinese Ambassador to Malawi respectively at a function which took place at Kamuzu palace in Lilongwe,the capital (...)
[Malawi Voice] 03/09/2014