Monthly Archives: October 2012

By Elias C. Chipimo Two days ago the nation witnessed televised scenes of the Republican President reprimanding civil engineering consultant Mr. Levy Zulu of Zulu Burrow for “delays” in implementing the Chirundu phase of the Patriotic Front’s “Link 8,000 Project”. … read more »

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President Michael Sata has directed newly appointed Deputy Secretary to the Cabinet Ambassador Peter Kasanda to straighten government. The President observed that they are some people within government who want to cause confusion and frustrate the operations of government. He … read more »

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The Bank of Zambia’s Monetary Policy Committee has raised the Policy rate by 25 basis points to 9.25% for November 2012. Head of Public Relations Kanguya Mayondi in a statement released to QFM News today says the committee at its … read more »

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Photos – Ruff Kid – Winner BEFFTA Award for Best International Act

Zambian rap artist Ruff Kid won the prestigious BEFFTA Award for Best international Act last Saturday, 27th October 2012.  Since arriving in the UK from Zambia he has been out and about, including attending as a special guest and performer at … read more »

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US President Barack Obama is visiting the state of New Jersey, to survey the devastation two days after the huge storm, Sandy, made landfall nearby. With Republican Governor Chris Christie, he is to meet rescue workers and residents in Atlantic … read more »

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Zambian rap artist Ruff Kid BEFFTA Award

Zambian rap artist Ruff Kid has become the 2nd artist from Zambia to be awarded with the prestigious BEFFTA Award. Ruff Kid was nominated under the category for Best international Act at this year’s BEFFTA awards were other nominees in … read more »

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A Brazilian family were stunned when their relative arrived at his own funeral following a mix-up identifying the dead body. The funeral of car washer Gilberto Araujo, 41, was being held in the town of Alagoinhas in northeast Brazil when … read more »

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Opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema has called on the all members of parliament across the political divide to work together and stop what he called “reckless, proposed spending of construction of retirement house for Mr. Sata”. Hichilema said President Sata … read more »

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Striker Collins Mbesuma has earned a recall from Zambia and is part of the squad for the friendly against South Africa in Johannesburg on 14 November. Mbesuma, who plays for South African side Orlando Pirates, was not involved in Zambia’s … read more »

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