Category Archives: Events in Zambia

Lusaka Chiefs refuse to endorse Nkomeshya’s resolution on land policy

A meeting of Chiefs in Lusaka Province chaired by Senior Chieftainess Nkomeshya Mukamambo II of the Soli people to discuss the draft National land policy reached a deadlock yesterday. Most Chiefs from Luangwa, Rufunsa, and Chirundu argued that they cannot … read more »

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Hamukale calls HH greedy for fencing communal grazing area

SOUTHERN Province Minister Edify Hamukale has described as greedy and illegal, UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema’s reported acquisition and fencing off a stretch of more than 1, 500 hectares which has been a communal grazing area for animals in Namwala. Dr. … read more »

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Six perish in road horror

Six people among them a driver have died on the spot in an accident which happened yesterday around 12 30 hours 200 meters West of Luangwa bridge. In a statement released by police public relations officer Esther Katongo, all the … read more »

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Alcohol bill welcome

The local authority in Chikankata district of Southern province has backed government’s position to introduce the alcohol bill as a control measure against the increased levels of alcohol consumption in the country. Chikankata District Council Secretary Mary Muluti says the … read more »

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9 foreign nationals invited to witness the launch of Fred Mmembe’s Socialist Party deported

Chief Government Spokesperson and Information Minister, Hon. Dora Siliya has announced the deportation of 9 foreign nationals for attempting to get into the country to witness the launch of Fred Mmembe’s Socialist Party. The 9 are mostly journalists including four … read more »

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Chiefs come out in Support of President Lungu after opposition allege that he is Malawian

Four Nsenga Chiefs of Petauke District in Eastern Province have strongly defended the originality of President Edgar Lungu, contrary to assertions by sections of society that the Republican President is a foreigner. The Traditional leaders namely Senior Chief Kalindawalo of … 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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