Daily Archives: Mar 27, 2011

London Hundreds of Thousands march against spending cuts – in photos

Is this something our police in Zambia can learn from. While hundreds of thousands marched against spending cuts in London, no single shot was fired. In Zambia, when just less than 100 protested over the Barotse Agreement of 1964, about … read more »

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Five-year-old Indian becomes Dubai millionaire

DUBAI: A five-year-old Indian boy has become a millionaire overnight after winning a lottery at a national bond draw here. Ebrahim Fahimuddin Shaikh became the second millionaire in the year when the February draw of National Bonds Corporation picked his … read more »

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Zimbabwean sex workers cheaper but safer than Zambians

“Hie, lets go and have some fun, with K30 000 (£4)  you can have a lot of fun,” Reports newsday… Kasumbalesa Border Post is a busy port of entry between Zambia and Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and the only … read more »

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Boy, 5, exposes mother’s lover

By KATEBE CHENGO A FIVE-YEAR-OLD boy caused a stir in the Kabushi local court in Ndola when he testified that his mother’s alleged lover used to spend nights at their home while his father was out of the country on … read more »

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ZAMBIA’S exports to the United State at US$1.4 million in 2010

By NKOLE CHITALA ZAMBIA’S exports to the United States under the African Growth Opportunity Act (AGOA) initiative has rebound to US$1.4 million in 2010, representing a year-on-year increase of 1,093 percent. Exports to the USA market increased to US$1.4 million … read more »

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Chingola residents accuse Indian Owned KCM of flawed safety standards

Residents of Chingola on the Copperbelt have accused Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) of poor safety standards following a fatal mine accident which left four people dead. The accident which occurred yesterday around 15:00hours at KCM Concentrator Nchanga Mine claimed the … read more »

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COMESA US$15 billion in intra-trade among member states in 2010

COMESA in $15bn. trade boost By DARLINGTON MWENDABAI THE Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) says it has recorded over US$15 billion in intra-trade among member states in 2010. COMESA acting general secretary Nagla El-Hussainy said the intra-trade … read more »

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Unstable oil prices affecting Zambian economy – Konga

By WALLEN SIMWAKA GOVERNMENT says the instability in the prices of crude oil on the world market and electricity deficits in the southern African region have had adverse effects on the country’s energy sector. Minister of Energy and Water Development … read more »

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What COLONEL Panji Kaunda said of HH

COLONEL Panji Kaunda reveals his experiences, encounters and political dealings with UPND president Hakainde Hichilema, saying “people must know”. Reports by the Post In an interview on Wednesday, Col Panji – who had teamed up with former diplomat George Zulu … read more »

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