Daily Archives: Mar 18, 2012

RB Urges “Noisy” Kalumba to Shut Up

Past immediate MMD president and former republican president, Rupiah Banda castigated former party national secretary Katele Kalumba advising him to shut up. Responding to Dr. Kalumba’s insinuations that the de-registration of the MMD is as a result of the three … read more »

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Zambia faces shortage of fuel

ZAMBIA faces a crippling shortage of fuel and other petroleum products as Indeni Petroleum Refinery has run out of crude oil feed stock and was yesterday expected to shut down operations. Red tape seems to be at the centre of … read more »

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Radio Phoenix chairman Errol Hickey hails airwaves freedom

GOVERNMENT’S intention to free the airwaves and allow private radio and TV stations to expand their general coverage has been strongly lauded by Radio Phoenix chairman Errol Hickey. Mr Hickey, a pioneer of private radio broadcasting in Zambia, said in … read more »

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Baby dies on queue at the Clinic

A three month old baby has died while the mother was waiting to be attended to at Chipata Clinic. According to witnesses, the child’s mother had been waiting in the queue for hours. The witnesses many of them mothers, told … read more »

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CONTESA Announces Enhanced Education Sponsorship Programme for AIDS Orphans in Zambia

Press release:  CONTESA announced the enhancement of the CONTESA Education Sponsorship Programme, which will sponsor the secondary education of students from Family Futures Community School, Kabwe and Messiah Mission Community School in Lusaka. These 2 CONTESA supported schools take over … read more »

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Statement by the IMF Staff Mission at the Conclusion of a Visit to Zambia

(Press Release) LUSAKA, Zambia, March 13, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission visited Lusaka February 29–March 13, 2012 to conduct discussions for the Article IV consultation.1 The mission had fruitful discussions with Hon. Alexander Chikwanda, … read more »

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