Daily Archives: Mar 17, 2011

Chiluba’s immunity issue can wait – Kunda

Vice president George Kunda has revealed that government has no immediate intentions of tabling before parliament the issue of second republican president Dr. Fredrick Chiluba’s presidential immunity which was removed in 2002. Mr. Kunda, who is also Justice Minister, assured … read more »

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Zambian Man found Wife watching an Adult Movie with another man kills himself

By Zumani Katasefa A man in his thirties in Kitwe has committed suicide after he allegedly found his wife watching a pornographic movie with another man. A relative to the deceased Kelvin Ngosa said yesterday that his cousin Andrew Chisenga … read more »

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Zambian neurologist bemoanes poor education standards in Zambia

Children outside their classroom in Rural Zambia where education standards are even poorer By Zumani Katasefa A prominent Zambian neurologist Dr. Francis Manda has bemoaned poor education standards in Zambia. Featuring on ZNBC television on Wednesday night Dr Manda implored … read more »

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Six Zambian players arrested in Finland for match fixing

Zambia Under-23 striker Christopher Musonda of RoPS Finish Authorities have detained six Zambian players on suspicion of involvement in match-fixing. According to the Helsingin Sanomat international edition, The National Bureau of Investigation -Finland’s central criminal police- has widened its probe … read more »

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Zambia: Sata seeks revival of PF/UPND pact

The Patriotic Front has called for fresh negotiations with the United Party for National Development over the future of the UPND/ PF pact.   Sources have revealed to QFM that PF president Michael Sata this week met with UPND president … read more »

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Zambia: Former spokesperson happy not to face tension caused by UPND/PF pact’s collapse

Former Patriotic Front spokesperson Given Lubinda says he is delighted that he is not spokesperson of The Party at the time of the PF/UPND pact’s break-up as he would have not stood the tension. Mr. Lubinda says the news of … read more »

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Zambia: New law to ease hydro-power set up

By DARLINGTON MWENDABAI MINISTRY of Commerce, Trade and Industry has issued a statutory instrument (SI) to reduce the cost of developing power plants in an effort to increase electricity generation in the country. Zambia Development Agency (ZDA) public relations manager … read more »

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Gay Rights: Leader explains his position on homosexuality

PF leader Michael Sata says at no time has he advocated to legalise homosexuality in Zambia. And Sata stated that the smear campaign against him by the MMD government should be defeated at every cost. Reacting to the recent statement … read more »

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Trade Unions condemn Sata on homosexual rights

By Times Reporter ZAMBIA Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) president, Leonard Hikaumba has condemned Patriotic Front (PF) leader Michael Sata for championing homosexual rights and described his recent crusade as immoral. Mr Hikaumba said Mr Sata should show which part … read more »

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