Daily Archives: Apr 21, 2012

Inquiry urges independent body to purchase oil stocks

THE commission of inquiry into the procurement of oil has recommended that an autonomous institution be given the mandate of purchasing the country’s crude oil stocks. This proposal outlined in its key recommendations, is in view of irregularities and corrupt … read more »

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PROFLIGHT CELEBRATES 21 YEARS OF FLIGHT

  Leading women from all walks of life joined together today (April 18, 2012) to help Zambia’s only scheduled airline, Proflight Zambia, celebrate its 21st anniversary of operations. The company started in 1991 with one aircraft, and now flies to … read more »

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‘Revenge porn’ website IsAnyoneUp.com closed by owner

The owner of a notorious “revenge porn” blog has closed the website, selling its domain to an anti-bullying group. IsAnyoneUp.com had been encouraging people to send in intimate pictures of ex-girlfriends and ex-boyfriends for more than a year. The site’s … read more »

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New Book Out: The Rise of the Africans by Joshua Ngoma

If Africa was a single economy, it would rank the fourteenth in the world with a potential domestic market of 900 million people. Africa is a magnet and a hive of activity for billions of dollars in foreign investment meant … read more »

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Pole dancing craze hits Harare night spots

[wide] [/wide] HARARE- Pole dancing has come to many of Harare’s hangouts and clubs where patrons turn up in large numbers to watch young women wearing very skimpy and revealing clothing dance on poles. This new dancing craze has pushed … read more »

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George Kunda Put to Rest – Video

President Michael Sata says science cannot defeat the will of God. The President was speaking during a church service in honor of late Former vice President George Kunda. And Vice President Dr Guy Scott says he learnt a lot from … read more »

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Constitution update: To include 50%+1 and elective veep…

THE technical committee of experts drafting the new constitution says it will include contentious clauses such as the 50 per cent plus one vote in its draft document. The other contentious clauses include making elective the position of Republican vice-president. … read more »

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bmi to be integrated into British Airways

Lusaka, 20 April 2012 …International Airlines Group (IAG), which is one of the world’s largest airline groups and the parent company to British Airways and Iberia, has completed the purchase of bmi from Lufthansa. It is planned that bmi mainline … read more »

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Sata thanks Zambians, MMD thanks government

President Michael Sata has thanked the Zambian people for respecting and according former vice president George Kunda a dignified escort. President Sata however says the family should not listen to self ordained clergymen who were questioning why the former president … read more »

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