Daily Archives: Mar 16, 2011

Patriotic Front clarifies Sata’s position on gay rights

The Patriotic Front has charged that the reasons given by the United Party for National Development UPND for breaking away from the UPND/PF pact do not hold water. PF Secretary General Wynter Kabimba says according to the letter dated 10th … read more »

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EgyptAir: Cheaper London to Lusaka flights cease

UKZAMBIANS has learnt that the recent flight service by EgyptAir from Cairo to Lusaka 3-times a week has ended. A London travel agent told UKZAMBIANS that the Airline has cancelled all flights to Lusaka. “We regret to notify our customers … read more »

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Parallel Vote Tabulation (PVT) – Cast your vote, guard your vote!

As Zambia edges towards Elections, intense debate about PVT is currently hitting the political waves. Mr. Mbulo gives us his views on the background to the PVT contestation! The Zambian civil society and opposition is in favour of using PVT … read more »

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Fr Bwalya doubts fairness of polls under Justice Mambilima

Father Frank Bwalya has charged that newly appointed Electoral Commission of Zambia chairperson Justice Irene Mambilima will not conduct free and fair elections.  Father Bwalya says failure by the elections chief to state her position on the parallel vote tabulation … read more »

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Zambia: Mongu man wins half billion lotto

A 55-year-old businessman of Mongu in Western province has scooped the largest Zambian lotto jackpot of 510 million kwacha. Muyambango Nalumino, who was presented the prize today, won the jackpot when draw number 354 was conducted recently. Zambian Lotto Marketing … read more »

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Cell-Z ‘Talk-&-Talk’ launches 60-day promotion

By Business Reporter ZAMTEL has launched a 60-day “Talk-&-Talk” promotion on the Cell-Z mobile phone network that would see subscribers call for free between midnight and 06:00 hours. Customers will also enjoy seven free minutes in every 10-minute call during … read more »

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Copper prices hit by devastating Japan Tsunami

By Business Reporter COPPER prices in London began what is expected to be a long slide down in view of the Tsunami that is devastating Japan, one of the biggest buyers of the red metal. Prices on the London Metal … read more »

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PRESIDENT Rupiah Banda meets Zimbabwean Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai

By Times Reporter PRESIDENT Rupiah Banda yesterday met Zimbabwean Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai for consultations ahead of next week’s Southern African Development Community (SADC) Troika meeting in Livingstone, whose focus will be regional security. Special assistant to the president for … read more »

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Kalusha team storms out of SCZ meeting

By Sports Reporter A SPORTS Council of Zambia (SCZ) strategic meeting with the Kalusha Bwalya-led FAZ executive committee and the Andrew Kamanga-led group yesterday flopped after Kalusha refused to attend the meeting saying he could not be in the same … read more »

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