Category Archives: Events in Zambia

US $ 52 million was raised in a single day – Mutati

Minister of Finance Felix Mutati says the improving complementarity of foreign and domestic capital flows into Zambia is a demonstration that the all-inclusive economic stabilisation and growth measures which the government is undertaking are bearing fruit. “The recent participation of … read more »

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Gold deposits looted in Chief Sandwe’s area in Petauke District

Government says it is investigating reports of unscruplous people are allegedly looting gold deposits in chief Sandwe’s area in Petauke district in Eastern Province. ZANIS reports that Provincial permanent secretary Chanda Kasolo confirmed the development in an interview adding that … read more »

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Ministry will not issue license for marijuana medical use – Chilufya

Health Minister Dr Chitalu Chilufya says his Ministry will not issue any license for the cultivation and use of marijuana for medicinal purposes. Dr Chilufya has told Q news that as the licensing authority; his ministry is not ready to … read more »

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Government shuts down Mulungushi University following riots by students

MULUNGUSHI University has been closed with immediate effect following riotous behaviour by students leading to damage of property and infrastructure, after management announced an increase in school tuition fees. The university will open after 10 days, and only students that … read more »

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President Lungu expected in South Africa for the World Economic Forum

South African President Jacob Zuma has invited President Edgar Lungu To attend the World Economic Forum on Africa that will be held in Durban , South Africa from Wednesday 3rd to 6th May. Zambia’s High Commissioner to South Africa Emmanuel … read more »

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We will not allow a few politicians to destroy Zambia’s legacy of clean politics-ZCTU

THE Zambia Congress of Trade Union (ZCTU) has said that it will not allow a few politicians to destroy Zambia’s legacy of clean politics and dent the country’s image at international level. ZCTU deputy secretary general for organisation administration Elaston … read more »

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HH’s Lawyers and State agree on a preliminary inquiry into the treason charge

The Lusaka Magistrate Court has adjourned to May 4th, 2017 the treason case involving UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema and five others. The decision was made after the State informed Lusaka Magistrate David Simusamba that it is not opposed to the … read more »

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Zambia marks 24th Gabon crash anniversary

Zambia is on Friday marking the 24th anniversary of the Gabon Air Disaster that killed the Senior National Soccer Team in 1993. The fallen heroes were on the way to Senegal for a 1994 World Cup qualifier match when their … read more »

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Fube’s LAZ impeachment is partisan it should be condmned-Miyanda

By Brig Gen Godfrey Miyanda – 28th April 2017] I am not a lawyer and neither am I a member of the Law Association of Zambia (LAZ). But I am a Zambian and I am convinced that part of the … read more »

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