Daily Archives: Jan 7, 2013

MMD is dead and buried – Masebo

MMD is as good as dead and buried, says Sylvia Masebo. And Masebo says the decision by the MMD and UPND to field candidates in the Mpongwe parliamentary by-election did not hold any water. In an interview yesterday, Masebo, who … read more »

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PF committee finds Lubinda guilty

The Edgar Lungu-led Patriotic Front’s disciplinary committee has unanimously found Kabwata member of parliament Given Lubinda unfit to be a member of the party and recommended to have him expelled. According to reliable sources within the committee, the evidence on … read more »

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Vitamins: What You Need And What You Don’t

Vitamins and minerals are essential to any diet, and research suggests they may help prevent cancer and heart disease, not to mention other health problems. But here’s a reality check: Many studies have been conducted on vitamin-containing food, but not … read more »

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Africans Stand Against European Soccer Racism

Kevin Prince Boateng of Ghana has received massive backing for taking the initiative in stopping a European friendly early in protest against the racism of Italian fans.

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Sata vows to avert food riots

President Michael Sata says he will ensure that Mealie meal prices stabilize to avert food riots in the country. President Sata says he will not allow millers to overcharge on Mealie meal when government has sold them maize at a … read more »

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Namugala predicts MMD collapse

Suspended MMD National Chairperson for Women Catherine Namugala has charged that the former ruling party will collapse in the next three months should Dr Nevers Mumba remain at the helm of the party. And Ms Namugala says the MMD National … read more »

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Chipimo doubts PF’s capabilities in governance

National Restoration Party (NAREP) President Elias Chipimo says he is doubtful whether the PF government would be able to improve in the governance system even if it was to double its revenue collection especially from the mines. Mr. Chipimo has … read more »

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CUTS predicts price rises

The Consumer Unit Trust Society International (CUTS) Zambia says a price rise in commodities is expected following the rebasing of the kwacha. CUTS programme officer Tommy Singongi says this is because most business houses have incurred extra costs following the … read more »

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Cross-border traders want extended clearing hours

The Cross-Border Traders Association has appealed to the Government to consider prolonging the working hours of the country’s border facilities with no power by using solar energy. The traders’ representative Mary Katema said now that there was increased trade among … read more »

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