Daily Archives: Nov 18, 2010

Photos – Zambians in Leicester in a shock birthday party!

It was a Sunday evening – 4pm, UK time; Zambians in Leicester had spent the all week preparing a surprise birthday party for one of their own, in the community. It was a shared responsibility: some cooked Nshima, some Kapenta, … read more »

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New Journey for Zambia and Brazil – Banda

LUSAKA, Zambia, His Excellency Mr. Rupiah Banda, President of the Republic of Zambia, has departed Brazil following a successful three-day State visit. His trip, arranged to enhance bilateral and trade relations between Zambia and Brazil, has seen President Banda take … read more »

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Zambian government starts enacting draft constitution in bits and pieces

Vice president George Kunda has announced the start of the process of enacting the new republican constitution. He told the media in Lusaka today that: “Cabinet has decided to publish in the government gazette the constitution of Zambia bill, 2010 … read more »

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UK Immigration cap target foreign students

An enormous cut in students from outside Europe and migrants joining families in the UK would be needed to meet David Cameron’s pledges on immigration, a report said today. It would mean halving student arrivals – a cut of 87,000 … read more »

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Mwamba charged, denies

Former President FREDERICK CHILUBA’s Spokesperson EMMANUEL MWAMBA has denied being the author or publisher of two contemptuous articles that appeared on the ZAMBIAN Watchdog website. This is in a matter where Mr. MWAMBA is alleged to have authored two contemptuous … read more »

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Birmingham pastor admits immigration fraud

A pastor at a Birmingham church has admitted forging documents and offering unqualified immigration advice to help foreign nationals illegally enter the UK. David Morrison, a pastor at the Word Life Centre, William Street North, Newtown, Birmingham, pleaded guilty at … read more »

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UNZA library staff deny UKZAMBIANS use of library

The University of Zambia Library staff in the Special Collections denied writer and UKZAMBIANS columnist, Malama Katulwende access to some information despite the fact that he was willing to pay for the use of the facility for two days and … read more »

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Email @Facebook.com will make email, phone numbers obsolete

Facebook has predicted that its new messaging service will make phone numbers and email addresses obsolete. In a posting on the Facebook blog after the launch of the social network’s new messaging service, Joel Seligstein, a engineer at the company, … read more »

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Mwanawasa Family Succession Dispute Deepens

The row over succession wrangles in the late President, Levy Mwanawasa’s family has deepened. This time around, two daughters of the late president, Mirriam and Lona, have called on the Auditor General to review how the one million US dollars … read more »

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