Daily Archives: Mar 25, 2013

HH says Sata is planning to seize all his assets

Opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema has claimed that President Michael Sata is planning to seize all his assets as part of a scheme to harass and persecute the opposition. Mr. Hichilema said President Sata’s latest move to release bank details and … read more »

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RB released on K500 million police bond after arrest

Former Republican President Rupiah Banda has been released on police bond, following his arrest this morning. Mr. Banda, who appeared before a combined team of government investigation wings, has been charged with abuse of authority of office contrary to section … read more »

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ADVISORY: Consultation/Workshop on the African Union Diaspora Flagship Legacy Projects

INVITATION TO REPRESENTATIVES OF THE MEDIA When 25-28 March 2013 Where Washington DC, USA Who African Union Commission (AUC) in partnership with the World Bank CIDO as the responsible department within the AUC will lead the workshop process, in collaboration … read more »

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ZAMBIA: Business Review by Uncle Mike

STOP HARASSING MILLERS The Copperbelt minister Hon Musenge was seen on local television recently supervising the sale of mealie meal at a miller’s factory in Kitwe. The behaviour by the minister is reminiscent of the first and second republic madness … read more »

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UK Prime Minister’s new immigration crackdown

Immigrants face tougher curbs on unemployment benefits and access to the health service, under a crackdown being unveiled by David Cameron. The Prime Minister will use a keynote speech on Monday to warn those coming to Britain that they can … read more »

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‘PF govt has lamentably failed the agriculture sector’ Opposition

Leader of the opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) Hakainde Hichilema says it is high time the PF government took responsibility over its failure to manage the agriculture sector. Mr. Hichilema says it is also time the government stopped … read more »

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ANGOLA to restart railway for copper exports

ANGOLA plans to restart a railway used to bring copper metal to the Atlantic Ocean port of Lobito from some of the world’s richest copper fields, after a four-decade halt due to a civil war. The line from the port … read more »

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FIFA World Cup: Lesotho 1 Zambia 1

ZAMBIA’S quest for the first-ever FIFA World Cup appearance suffered a jolt here yesterday when a determined Lesotho grabbed a late equaliser to deny the 10-man Chipolopolo victory at Setsoto Stadium. The drawn match left coach Herve Renard wondering whether … read more »

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