Daily Archives: Feb 2, 2012


Fighting poverty and ensuring that every Zambian has access to basic needs such as food, health care, safe shelter, safe and clean water, basic sanitation, education and livelihood can never be achieved without prudence, efficiency and effectiveness in both resource … read more »

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LAP GreenN sues Zambian government

LAP Green Networks of Libya has taken the Zambian government to court seeking judicial review to challenge the compulsory acquisition of its 75 per cent shares in Zamtel. And the government will consider offloading a certain percentage of shares in … read more »

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“Silly” for police action to issue an arrest warrant for Henry, Banda

RUPIAH Banda has described as “silly” police action to issue an arrest warrant for his son, Henry. Banda, who had initially refused to speak to journalists, said he would address all matters relating to his sons during a briefing planned … read more »

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Immigrants to the UK must earn atleast £31k … or leave

FOREIGNERS working in Britain will be kicked out after five years if they earn less than £31,000 a year. Immigration Minister Damian Green is to unveil the radical plan today. In a speech to an influential think tank, he will … read more »

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Big freeze across UK as snow set to fall this weekend

The cold snap will get worse in the coming days, which will see predicted rain to fall as snow, forecasters said. Scotland and northern England are likely to see wintery showers on Saturday while the midlands and the south-east are … read more »

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Zambia: Emirates launches Lusaka-Dubai flight

EMIRATES Airline yesterday launched its five-times-a-week direct flight to Dubai from Lusaka, as part of efforts to boost the tourism industry and enhance trade. The A330-200 aircraft fleet number EK 713, which will service Dubai-Lusaka-Harare, touched down at Kenneth Kaunda … read more »

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Report find Zanaco grossly under valued at $8.2 million

THE correct value for the 49 per cent Zanaco shares was between the range of US$18.4 million and $23.4 million but was grossly under valued and only sold for $8.2 million, the Sebastian Zulu Commission of Inquiry into the sale … read more »

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ESTRANGED man burns his 10-year-old son to death, try to kill himself

AN ESTRANGED man is battling for his life in Lusaka’s UTH after allegedly burning his 10-year-old son to death and turning the fire onto himself in a bizarre act which police have condemned. Police spokesperson Elizabeth Kanjela confirmed the incident … read more »

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Zambian gov to settle on Zamtrop case

MINISTER of Justice Sebastian Zulu has disclosed that he is in the process of preparing a cabinet memorandum recommending the registration of the London High Court judgment against former President Chiluba’s co-accused persons. Mr Zulu said in an interview yesterday … read more »

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