Daily Archives: Jan 9, 2013

Herve Renard insists Zambia is getting better

Herve Renard insists Zambia is getting better with less than 13 days to go before they kick off their defense of Africa Cup crown. Zambia on Tuesday drew 0-0 with Morocco in a friendly at Rand Stadium in Johannesburg to … read more »

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Man calls police to complain about bad pizza

A man has called local police after being unhappy with the pizza he ordered. The incident was published by the Royal Canadian Mounted Police on its official website, hoping to discourage poor 911 calls. “The caller had ordered a pizza the previous … read more »

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Emirates Announces Sponsorship of the New ‘Water, Fire & Light’ Extravaganza in Dubai

Emirates, which flies daily from Lusaka to Dubai, says ‘Hello’ to 2013 with a one-of-a-kind sponsorship with Emaar Properties in the heart of Dubai, that celebrates cultural diversity and artistic expression. Drawing inspiration from the elements, the Emirates–sponsored ‘Water, Fire … read more »

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Shikapwasha, Chanda Chimba locked up

Former Information and Broadcasting Services Minister Ronnie Shikapwasha has been arrested and detained at Woodlands Police Station in Lusaka. Stand Up for Zambia documentary producer Chanda Chimba the III has also been arrested and detained at the same Police station. … read more »

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Millers slash meal prices

VARIOUS millers countrywide have started reducing mealie-meal prices in line with the directive by President Michael Sata who met millers at State House on Monday. In Livingstone, major retail outlets yesterday ran out of breakfast meal after residents bought the … read more »

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Lubinda must resign – Silubanji

THE Patriotic Front (PF) in Kabwata Constituency has revealed that embattled area Member of Parliament (MP) Given Lubinda has continued holding dark-corner meetings in readiness for a by-election. Constituency chairperson David Silubanji demanded that Mr Lubinda should resign immediately as … read more »

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Shikapwasha, 4 others summoned

FORMER Information minister Ronnie Shikapwasha, his former permanent secretary Sam Phiri and three others have been summoned to appear before security wings today over alleged abuse of close to KR700,000 (K700 million) public funds. They face possible arrest as they … read more »

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Boost graft fight, Sata urges ZSIS

PRESIDENT Michael Sata has urged the Zambia Security Intelligence Service (ZSIS) to adopt proactive measures and boost efforts of other law enforcement agencies in fighting corruption. Mr Sata noted that corruption could be a hindrance to national development as public … read more »

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Is creation of new districts economically beneficial?

THE creation of new districts is one of the major policy measures the current Government has taken towards the attainment of the country’s full decentralisation and even distribution of national wealth. Further, the move is one of the campaign issues … read more »

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