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‘Don’t spread rumours on Precious’-Police

Police in Lusaka have recorded a warn and caution statement on Precious Litebele, the women alleged to have shot dead her husband, Lubinda Litebele in Woodlands on Wednesday. Police spokesperson Esther Katongo says Ms Litebele has not yet been charged. … read more »

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FedEx Acquires TNT Express

Combination Builds Upon Competitive Positioning in Global Transportation and Logistics Industry FedEx Corporation (FedEx) (NYSE:FDX), FedEx Acquisition B.V. (the Offeror) and TNT Express N.V. (TNT Express) jointly announce that FedEx has acquired TNT Express. The €4.4 billion acquisition combines the … read more »

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Pensioners demand K457 M from HH

92 former BP Zambia workers, who won a court case regarding final salary pension scheme have issued a 7-day ultimatum to Saturnia Regna Pension Trust Fund owned by Hakainde Hichilema to pay up the outstanding K457m. Group representative and lead … read more »

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Barclays Africa addresses the role of the financial sector in addressing power and energy challenges at AfDB Annual Meetings

Barclays Africa will play a key role in driving discussions around energy, climate change and the financial inclusion of women at the African Development Bank (AfDB) Annual Meetings in Lusaka, Zambia from May 23 to 27. Representing Barclays Africa, Chief … read more »

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Mutati Faction to form an alliance with PF

The Felix Mutati led MMD faction has resolved to consider an alliance with the PF and will commence negotiations with the ruling party for a package that will benefit both parties. Speaking shortly after the announcement of new NEC members … read more »

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Jimmy Cliff You Cant Keep A Good Man Down

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Madonna Pulls Off Stunning Prince Tribute at the Billboard Music Awards

When it was first announced that Madonna would be the sole performer paying tribute to the late Prince at this year’s Billboard Music Awards, many naysayers balked. Some haters even launched a grassroots petition demanding that she share her stage … read more »

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Nigeria is headed for a ‘full-blown economic crisis’

Nigeria’s economic crisis is getting worse. On Friday, the Nigerian Bureau of Statistics revealed that the economy shrank by 0.4% in the first quarter year-over-year — which was way worse than expected. Economists were expecting the country to grow by … read more »

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Mutati faction elects him as MMD President

Former Commerce Minister in the Rupiah Banda Administration Felix Mutati has gone through unopposed to become the new MMD President at the on going Party Convention at Mulungushi University in Kabwe. Mr Mutati challenged former party President Nevers Mumba who … read more »

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