Daily Archives: Apr 27, 2012

Zambia ups malaria fight

By CAROLINE KALOMBE and YANDE SYAMPEYO MALARIA prevalence in the country has gone down remarkably, the Ministry of Health has revealed. And the Lions Clubs International has disclosed that it will this year channel US$100,000 to the Ministry of Health … read more »

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Nkombo urges support for State

By KELVIN CHONGO OPPOSITION UPND member of Parliament Garry Nkombo has called on the corporate world to support the Patriotic Front government in its quest to develop the country. Mr Nkombo says the PF government was given a mandate by … read more »

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Rights NGOs call for death penalty ban

By CHIMWEMWE MWALE A CONSORTIUM of human rights organisations and activists has engaged government over the possibility of abolishing the death penalty in the country. The organisations are the Human Rights Commission (HRC), Catholic Commission for Justice and Peace and … read more »

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Zambia, Zimbabwe sign tourism deals

From KASUBA MULENGA in Harare ZAMBIA and Zimbabwe have signed two memoranda of understanding (MoUs) on cooperation in tourism and youth affairs. Minister of Foreign Affairs and Tourism Given Lubinda signed the MoUs for Zambia while Zimbabwean Minister of Tourism … read more »

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Land important, Sata tells Zimbabweans

From KASUBA MULENGA in Harare PRESIDENT Sata has advised Zimbabweans against being cheated that they cannot develop their country through land use because the whole world survives on the natural resource. The President said every country grows its economy through … read more »

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Zambia-Zimbabwe ties: We are like Siamese twins – President Sata

From KASUBA MULENGA in Harare PRESIDENTS Sata and Robert Mugabe have likened Zambia and Zimbabwe to Siamese twins because of the historical ties that exist between the neighbouring countries. The two presidents said this in Harare on Wednesday night during … read more »

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Macarinah: Ex-XYZ ‘Queen of Dance hall’ debuts

UNTOLD PROFILE By FELIX NYAMBE “Mampi maybe hard working and making it real big in the local and international music industry and rightly deserves to be where she is but I am also good in my own way…” self-acclaimed new … read more »

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Elephant Charge Masked Ball on

By NDANGWA MWITTAH LUSAKA’s glitterati will be converging next month for the most glamorous event of the social calendar, the Elephant Charge Masked Ball, which will be held on May 5 at Leopards Hill Polocrosse Club in Lusaka. The rich … read more »

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Macky II rocks Killie B

By NDANGWA MWITAH IT was all fun on Saturday at Kaunda Square’s Killie B Pub and Grill, which was celebrating its first anniversary. In ensuring that there was that memorable culmination, Macky II supported by a number of artistes was … read more »

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