Daily Archives: Mar 18, 2014

YALI differs with Katema over NGO Act

The Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) has dismissed the suggestion by Information and Broadcasting Services Minister and Chief Government Spokesperson Joseph Katema that the NGO ACT can only be reviewed after it has been implemented. YALI Governance Advisor Isaac Mwanza … read more »

Posted in LATEST | Leave a comment

SACCORD condemns the beating up of UPND members

The Southern African Centre for Constructive Resolution of Disputes (SACCORD) has condemned the use of force by Police on UPND members who had gathered to listen to their leader Hakainde Hichilema in Mambwe district in eastern province. SACCORD Executive Director … read more »

Posted in LATEST | Leave a comment

MMD big wigs named in Nevers ‘coup plot’

MMD Youths in Lusaka province have named five senior party officials behind an alleged plot to oust party president Nevers Mumba from his position. MMD Lusaka province Youth Chairman Scorpion Kadobi in a statement issued to QFM NEWS has named … read more »

Posted in LATEST | 1 Comment

The “Dirtiest” Book Ever?: Satisfying Zambian Hunger for Culture

By  Mwizenge S. Tembo, Ph. D. Professor of Sociology “Greetings Prof Tembo,  It is with the great joy writing to you to express my heartfelt joy using your book titled: Satisfying Zambian Hunger for Culture: Social Change in the Global  World. Bloomington, … read more »

Posted in Columnists | Leave a comment

Missing Malaysia plane: 10 theories examined

As the search for Malaysia Airlines missing Boeing 777 moves into its 11th day, a multitude of theories about the plane’s fate are circulating on forums and social media. Here, former pilots and aviation experts look at some of those … read more »

Posted in World | Leave a comment

Masebo wants Harrington charged with criminal offence

Lawyers representing Tourism Minister Sylvia Masebo in the tribunal appointed to probe her alleged interference and abuse of office in the hunting concession tender process and breach of the Parliamentary and Ministerial Code of Conduct Act; have asked the Roydah … read more »

Posted in LATEST | Leave a comment

Malaysia missing plane: Relatives threaten hunger strike

Relatives of the Chinese passengers on the missing Malaysia Airlines flight have threatened a hunger strike if the Malaysian authorities fail to provide more accurate information. Families vented their anger at a meeting with the airline in Beijing. Officials in … read more »

Posted in World | 1 Comment

Two dead in Seattle news helicopter crash near Space Needle

Two people aboard a news helicopter were killed when it crashed in central Seattle at the foot of the landmark Space Needle, fire officials have said. The helicopter belonging to broadcaster KOMO went down at about 07:52 local time (15:52 … read more »

Posted in World | Leave a comment

Pelé scores a winner with his visit to Emirates’ headquarters

Pelé appearing yesterday before an invited audience at Emirates’ headquarters Pelé, a Global Ambassador for Emirates, made a special visit to the airline’s headquarters yesterday. The football legend met a number of senior executives, took part in a press conference … read more »

Posted in Business, Press Releases, Sports, STATEMENTS, Travel, World | Leave a comment