Category Archives: Events in Zambia

The Thrill of the Black Panther

I put on my colorful embroidered African shirt I brought from Zambia years ago. I put on my West African colorful hat. I wore my Zambian flag colors scarf around my neck. I got into my car and selected from … read more »

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CBU and UNZA to open at the end of the Month

Higher learning institutions including University of Zambia and the Copperbelt University are expected to reopen by the end of February. Speaking at the Cholera media briefing, permanent secretary Mabvuto Sakala said that while some institutions will reopen before the month … read more »

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ZNBC says it has a bloated workforce, engages consultant

Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation(ZNBC) says it has a bloated workforce which has presented challenges for the institution to pay salaries for workers since 2010. ZNBC Director General, Richard Mwanza says a consultant has been engaged to do a work study … read more »

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Lusambo donates his January salary to feed the poor

Copperbelt Minister Bowman Lusambo has announced that he used his January monthly salary to procure over 600 xK25 bags of mealie meal and over 1,000 bottles of cooking oil which he donated to the vulnerable people in Lusaka’s Munali constituency. … read more »

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Cholera fight gobbles close to K1 billion

The fight against a crippling Cholera outbreak has cost the treasury close to K1 billion, latest figures released by the Ministry of Finance have shown. In January 2018, the treasury released K35 million towards Cholera control in addition to the … read more »

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NDC is not going into an alliance with the UPND

The National Democratic Congress says it has no immediate intentions to get into an alliance with the UPND. UPND Deputy Secretary General Patrick Mucheleka recently disclosed that the party will explore possibilities of forming an alliance with the NDC. But … read more »

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No decision on moving Capital City to Ngabwe-Chiteme

National Planning and Development Minister Alexander Chiteme says government has not made any decision on moving the capital city from Lusaka the newly created Ngabwe district in central province. And Mr Chiteme says he fully supports the construction of a … read more »

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Frank Bwalya appointed High Commissioner to Australia

President Edgar Lungu has this morning swore-in Fr. Frank Bwalya as High Commissioner to Australia. Ruling Patriotic Front Member of the Central Committee in charge of Information and Party Deputy Spokesman Frank Bwalya has been appointed as High Commissioner to … read more »

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All is set for the Launch of the National Airline-Transport Minister

The Zambian government is confident that the long awaited national airline will be launched on October 24th this year. Addressing journalists at the Patriotic Front Interactive Forum, Transport and Communication Minister Brain Mushimba said all measures, including the necessary assessment … read more »

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