Daily Archives: Apr 13, 2012

Sata calls for Unity at funeral church service for the late Nakatindi Wina

President Michael Sata called for unity among Zambians. Mr Sata says Zambians should continue to live as one. The President said this when he addressed mourners at a funeral church service for the late veteran Politician Princess Nakatindi Wina (61) … read more »

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Journalism in the dock as Mugabe returns fit as fiddle

PRESIDENT Robert Mugabe came off a 10-hour flight and rested just two hours before chairing a Cabinet meeting on Thursday. Mugabe – whose Asia holiday triggered wild speculation that he was “on his deathbed” in Singapore – “looked fine” during … read more »

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‘Gay Cure’ Bus Adverts Banned By London Mayor

[wide][/wide]Bus advertisements suggesting gay people could be cured have been banned by transport chiefs after a huge public outcry. The posters, by Christian group Core Issues Trust, stated: “Not gay! Post-gay, ex-gay and proud. Get over it!” The campaign was … read more »

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MMD loses Chipata MP seat

THE Lusaka High Court has nullified the election of MMD’s Reuben Mutolo Phiri as Chipata Central Member of Parliament. Patriotic Front (PF) losing candidate Lameck Mangani had petitioned the election results, citing malpractices. High Court Judge Evans Hamaundu nullified the … read more »

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Man 94 shot dead by his own son

A 94 year old village headman of Mpika district has been shot dead by his grandson on suspicion that he practices witchcraft. The deceased has been identified as headman, Smart Kapengwa of Mpumba village in Mpika district. Muchinga Province Police … read more »

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Bank projects kwacha gain against dollar

STANDARD Chartered Bank has projected that the kwacha will in the short term trade below K5, 100 against the US dollar due to expected inflows ahead of mineral royalty payments. However, the bank warned that oil procurement related demand will … read more »

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China creates over 50,000 Zambian jobs over US$ 2.1 billion investment

According to Ambassador Zhou Yuxiao the current bilateral relations between China and Zambia are fast developing, while the two countries’ cooperation in various areas is on the right course and enjoying bright future. Chinese total investment in Zambia has reached 2.1 … read more »

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PF govt to review NGO Act – Kabimba

By YANDE SYAMPEYO THE Patriotic Front (PF) government will review the controversial Non-Governmental Organisations (NGO) Act which seeks to regulate the operations of civil society organisations in the country. The legislation which was enacted by the MMD government in 2009 … read more »

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More mourn Princess Nakatindi winner

THE body of Princess Nakatindi Wina, who died at Milpark Hospital in South Africa last week, arrived in the country yesterday to an emotional reception at Kenneth Kaunda International Airport. President Sata has declared today as a day of national … read more »

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