Daily Archives: Mar 13, 2014


A PRIVATE member’s motion moved to urge Government to provide a roadmap for enactment of the new Constitution has failed to pass through in Parliament. The motion moved by United Party for National Development (UPND) Mazabuka Central Member of Parliament … read more »

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PRESIDENT Michael Sata has described youths as the force that drives Zambia’s economic and social progression. In his Youth Day message, the President said youths were the innovators and source of productivity and progression. The theme for this year’s Youth … read more »

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North Sea helicopter crash in which 16 men died ‘might have been avoided’

Angry relatives of the 16 men who died in a North Sea helicopter crash have called for criminal charges to be brought after an inquiry found that the operator might have prevented the tragedy. Fourteen oil workers and two pilots … read more »

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Immigration at Chirundu Arrests 28 Zimbabwean Women

IMMIGRATION at Chirundu on Sunday, 9th March, 2014 arrested 23 Zimbabwean women for unlawful entry and stay during a clean-up operation. The 23 suspected commercial sex workers were nabbed in various shanty compounds including Gabon, Apollo, Chibakete where they had … read more »

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President Sata fires Home Affairs Deputy Minister and reshuffles cabinet

President Sata has with immediate effect relieved Hon. Alfredah Kansembe, of her duties as Deputy Minister in the Ministry of Home Affairs. The President thanked Hon. Kansembe for the services rendered to the country during her tenure of office. This … read more »

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Hunt for Successor 56: We can tell a sweet potato when we see one

By Field Ruwe The Constitution; Paramount Chief Chitimukulu; Mining in Lower Zambezi; “Useless PF MPs:” We are watching perhaps the voluntary self-destruction of President Michael Sata. Mark my words; if Sata falls from grace his confidants, including Guy Scott, Wynter … read more »

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Malaysia plane: China debris images ‘not connected’

Chinese satellite pictures of debris in the South China Sea are not connected to the missing Malaysian airliner, Malaysia’s transport minister says. Hishammuddin Hussein also denied a US report that Flight MH370 might have flown for hours after contact was … read more »

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Emirates to connect Oslo to its global network

Airline to serve third Scandinavian gateway from 2nd September Emirates, a global enabler of business and trade, will expand its European network with a new daily flight to Oslo, Norway, from 2nd September 2014 marking its third Scandinavian gateway. Operated … read more »

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Fifty-strong cast showcases local talent More than 50 classically trained Zambian musicians and singers will perform in the world premiere of a new contemporary opera at the Lusaka Playhouse next month. The OperaZ Orchestra, Kanon Choir and Team Jiva dancers … read more »

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