Daily Archives: Dec 20, 2011

Zambian Beauty Scoops the Miss Southern Africa UK 2011 Title

Zambian Nissi Mutale – Miss Southern Africa UK , Namibian Pekarua Cally Tjiraso- 1st princess and Zambian Gladys Tizaso Chavula 2nd Princess Nissi Mutale is the newly crowned Miss Southern Africa UK 2011. The 22 year old represented Zambia at … read more »

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VJ speaks out on RB’s benefits

VETERAN politician Vernon Mwaanga has advised the MMD leadership not to unnecessarily jeopardise former President Rupiah Banda’s retirement benefits by insisting that he continues to hold political office as party president. And several interest groups have received the MMD’s decision … read more »

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Ex-minister ‘drowns’ in Pepsi deal laid bare

FORMER  Finance and National Planning Minister Dr Situmbeko Musokotwane authorised a K10.8 billion tax holiday to a company that produces Pepsi Cola in Zambia, documentation in possession of the Daily Mail can reveal. The Daily Mail has learnt from experts that tax … read more »

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Pande urges unity in MMD

WO MMD presidential aspirants Kabinga Pande and Nevers Mumba have called for unity after the extra-ordinary convention due to take place in two months. Mr Pande said the election for the top-most position should not divide the party but should … read more »

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Suspected witchdoctors nabbed

Police have arrested two men from Chipata District believed to be witchdoctors after being found with 1 million Kwacha cash that was smeared with blood. Confirming the arrest in Mongu, Western Province Police Commanding Officer Fanwell Siandenge said the two … read more »

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State repossess ‘passive’ Mununshi banana scheme

THE Government will repossess Mununshi Banana Scheme in Mwense if the investor does not recapitalise the project, Finance and National Planning Deputy Minister, Alfredah Mwamba has said. Colwyn Group of Companies bought the plantation and accompanying facilities in 2002 at … read more »

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‘Cash was used to secure Maxwell Mwale’s victory’

A WITNESS has testified before the Lusaka High Court that he saw six men giving out money to voters as an inducement for them to re-elect MMD Malambo Member of Parliament, Maxwell Mwale in the September 20 tripartite election. The … read more »

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Freezing RB’s benefits unfair – Kachingwe

MMD national secretary, Richard Kachingwe has said it is unfair for the Government to freeze the entitlements of former Republican president Rupiah Banda because he is no longer in active politics but merely facilitating a transition. Major Kachingwe was reacting … read more »

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Pay back, ZCTU challenges Musokotwane

THE Zambia Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) has demanded that former Finance minister, Situmbeko Musokotwane should refund the money he got in double salaries as the act was an offence under the laws of the land. When contacted for a … read more »

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