Daily Archives: Apr 12, 2012

Sata refuses to receive NAPSA inquiry report

President Michael Sata this morning refused to receive the report of the Commission of Inquiry constituted to investigate the purchase of a farm in Lusaka and the financing of the Zambia National Building Society Central Arcades project by the National … read more »

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LAP GreenN statement on share freeze

PRESS STATEMENT Thursday 12 April, 2012 – LAP GreenN, the Libyan Investment Authority’s international telecommunications arm, has expressed its disappointment today at the decision taken on Tuesday by the Zambian High Court not to freeze their US$256m 75% shareholding in … read more »

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London Calling – ARE TB JOSHUA’S PREDICTIONS SOMETHING TO FALL FOR?

BY AUSTIN KALUBA I consider it to be a vestige of belief in the supernatural which missionaries condemned when they introduced Christianity to Africa. The belief in the paranormal seems to have surfaced in the guise of the prophetic revelations … read more »

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Botswana president calls for ‘tall and slim’ wife

Botswana’s president has set out a challenge bound to anger Alexander McCall Smith’s unflappable Botswana detective Mma Ramotswe: aides must find him a “tall and slim” wife in a country of “traditionally built” ladies. Ian Khama, 57, is still a … read more »

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Zambia’s economy positive – BOZ

The Bank of Zambia says the country’s economic performance in the last six months has been positive. This is despite the country witnessing a change of government about six months ago. Deputy Governor of operations Bwalya Ng’andu has told QFM … read more »

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Father Bwalya cautions President Sata on public statements

Get Involved Zambia Executive Director Father Frank Bwalya has observed that certain statements republican president Michael Sata makes undermine confidence in the presidency. Commenting on President Sata’s statement in which he described the Sebastian Zulu-led commission of inquiry report on … read more »

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Chipolopolo drops a point on FIFA rankings

ZAMBIA has a dropped one rung on the latest Coca-Cola/FIFA World rankings that has seen the African Champions now fifth on the continent. However, the country has moved a place up to 40 in the World as compared to last … read more »

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Footballer has died after collapsing on the pitch

A TEENAGE amateur footballer has died after collapsing on the pitch whilst playing football in Kabwe, and left to walk home after initially being resuscitated. Bwalya Mukuka collapsed while playing for his Kabwe District Amateur Football Association (KADAFA) affiliated team, … read more »

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