Daily Archives: Mar 9, 2011

LONDON CALLING: 3 years away from home is enough to qualify you for the tag of a muchona…

By Austin Kaluba Is there any thing whereof it may be said, See, this is new? It has been already of old time, which was before us. Ecclesiastes 1 vs 10 A Nigerian friend of mine told me that Africans … read more »

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Zambia: Woman 21 and man 23 die in stampede watching Man Utd v Chelsea

Four Zambian police officers have been charged with murder after allegedly causing the death of two people watching the Chelsea v Manchester United football match in a bar last Tuesday. Police say the bar was staying open late illegally to … read more »

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International Women’s Day: Engage in other development activities, not drugs

Gender and Women in Development Minister Sarah Sayifwanda has warned Zambian women involved in drug trafficking curtails to desist from the practice. Mrs Sayifwanda says women should instead engage in other development activities such as agriculture. Mrs. Sayifwanda says Government … read more »

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UPND- Patriotic Front-PF- pact confirms HH

The opposition UPND- Patriotic Front-PF- pact has finally collapsed. UPND President HAKAINDE HICHILEMA confirmed this in an interview with ZNBC news in LUSAKA on Wednesday. Mr HICHILEMA says PF leader MICHAEL SATA has written to the UPND indicating that he … read more »

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RB release 574 prisoners

President RUPIAH BANDA has ordered the release of five hundred and seventy four prisoners country-wide. President has further ordered that the persons be released from custody immediately. President Banda has released the prisoners according to the powers vested in the … read more »

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Kwacha appreciates against US Dollar

By Florence Bupe THE kwacha last week posted marginal gains against the US dollar as it continued to trade in a tight range. According to Finance Bank’s weekly treasury market report, the local unit opened the week at K4,755 and … read more »

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50-yr Woman Swindler nabbed

Police in Kalulushi have arrested a fifty-year-old woman of Lusaka for obtaining money from 150 women after promising them loans from her association. Copperbelt Police Chief MARTIN MALAMA has confirmed the arrest of CHRISTINE MOFYA of Long Acres Township in … read more »

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Zambian Overzealous Pentecostal Pastors warned

By Zumani Katasefa ZAMBIAN HIV/AIDS activist Steven Phiri has urged church leaders not to mislead HIV/AIDS patients on how to use Antiretroviral drugs (ARVs). In an interview with UKZAMBIANS yesterday Mr Phiri observed that people (Zambians) who were on ARVs were … read more »

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