Monthly Archives: March 2018

PF suspends Mumbi Phiri for gross misconduct

The Ruling Patriotic Front (PF) has suspended its Deputy Secretary General Mumbi Phiri for a period of 30 days with effect from 24th March following allegations of gross misconduct and impropriety leveled against her arising from her conduct at a … read more »

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Chisamba Lungu nabbed for pulling gun in a bar

AFRICA Cup winning Zambian midfielder Chisamba Lungu is in police detention after he was picked up for threatening to shoot a fellow reveller at a popular night spot in Kitwe on Friday night. Panic and feared griped a night club … read more »

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Police arrest Kambwili, slap him with 37 counts

Police in Lusaka have finally arrested Roan PF member of parliament Chishimba Kambwili at Woodlands Station and charged him with two counts of obtaining pecuniary advantage and 37 counts of being in possession of money reasonably suspected to the proceeds … read more »

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Matibini defends decision on Chilanga Seat

Speaker of the National Assembly Patrick Matibini has defended his decision to declare the Chilanga Parliamentary seat vacant following the conviction of former area Member of Parliament Keith Mukata for murder. Dr. Matibini told Parliament that he is obliged by … read more »

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Meet Maybin Mudenda, Zambia’s multimillionaire

When Maybin Madiba Mudenda was 15 years old, he sold CDs and blank cassette tapes across the back of threadbare seats on the train on his way to school from Livingstone to Lusaka. It is a heck of a long … read more »

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No lives were lost from the power outage at UTH, Health Minister

Minister of Health Chitalu Chilufya has revealed that no lives were lost from the power outages experienced at the University Teaching Hospital (UTH) on the 18th of March, 2018. Dr. Chilufya said the wards affected were the E and G … read more »

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First Quantum Minerals denies K76.5 billion tax scam

First Quantum Minerals Ltd has refuted a tax assessment issued by the Zambia Revenue Authority accusing the firm of failing to declare over K70 billion in taxes. In a statement, the Canadian based miner said claims made by ZRA regarding … read more »

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LAZ has new president

Lusaka Lawyer Eddie Mwitwa is in line to take over from Linda Kasonde as President of the Law Association of Zambia. Mr. Mwitwa is the only Lawyer whose nomination was received by the Electoral Committee ahead of the forth coming … read more »

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Ponga quits as FAZ General Secretary

FAZ General Secretary Ponga Liwewe has quit his position at Football House. Ponga announced his decision to leave the Chief Executive Officer post at FAZ in a statement on Friday. “I wish to announce that I will be leaving the … read more »

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