Daily Archives: Feb 22, 2012

British Government nods registration of London Judgement

New British High Commissioner to Zambia James Thornton says government’s intention to register the London court judgment against former late republican president Frederick Chiluba will be a significant move in the fight against corruption. Mr.Thornton says the UK will support … read more »

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Commissions of inquiry is a waste of resources,Gen. Miyanda

Heritage party president has charged that the setting up of commissions of inquiry by the Patriotic Front government is a sheer waste of resources. And Brigadier General Godfrey Miyanda has observed that the Patriotic Front seems to be lost after … read more »

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Zambia’s GDP growth seen at 6.6 pct in 2012: poll

(Reuters) – Zambia’s economic growth with hold up well this year and next as cashes in on high copper prices through privatisation, bringing more machinery to build the $13 billion economy through the mining sector. A poll of ten analysts … read more »

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Government empowers BoZ to check mineral volumes

FINANCE minister Alexander Chikwanda has signed a statutory instrument that will give Bank of Zambia powers to check actual volumes of minerals declared by mining companies before exportation. And Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) Commissioner General Berlin Msiska has said 20 … read more »

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Strange disease hits Luwingu high School

An ailment that is causing paralysis of legs of the girls at Luwingu high School has baffled the administration at the institution. School headmaster Teddy Musonda says the strange disease which broke out two weeks ago at the girl’s dormitories … read more »

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Museba’s appointment revoked

President Michael Sata has revoked the appointment of Alexander Museba as Deputy Director-General of the Anti-Corruption Commission. The president has instead re-appointed him as Chairperson of the Police and Prisons Service Commission. Mr. Museba replaces Keli Walubita who was the … read more »

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Mayuka swarmed by Swiss journalists

Zambia’s hotshot striker Emmanuel Mayuka was on Monday given a warm welcome by his Switzerland club, Young Boys. Swiss journalists swarmed Mayuka whom he addressed around noon on Monday discussing his Africa Cup of Nations experience. The 22-year-old forward scored … read more »

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MMD faces ban, Ex-ruling party said to owe Registrar of Societies K390 million

THE Movement for Multi-party Democracy (MMD) faces deregistration in under a month if it fails to pay an outstanding statutory debt of almost K400 million it owes the Office of the Registrar of Societies. Chief Registrar of Societies Clement Andeleki … read more »

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No friendly with Gabon – Kalu

FOOTBALL Association of Zambia (FAZ) president Kalusha Bwalya says Zambia will not play any international match on February 29 because players are just settling at their clubs after the Africa Cup of Nations tournament. Zambia had earlier been considering a … read more »

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