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Former first ladyThandiwe Banda faces arrest

THE Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has submitted in the Lusaka High Court that former First Lady Thandiwe Banda is ‘highly’ likely to face criminal charges and be prosecuted in connection with the seized apartments belonging to Mpundu Trust Limited. The ACC … read more »

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President Sata returns home

President Michael Sata has arrived home this morning from aboard British Airways at Kenneth Kaunda International Airport. Mr. Sata was accompanied by First Lady Dr Christine Kaseba and his spokesperson George Chellah. Zambia’s Vice President Guy Scott, defence minister Geoffrey … read more »

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Police woman Brenda Muntemba redeployment

FORMER Copperbelt police chief Antoneil Mutentwa has been retired in the national interest while his counterpart Brenda Muntemba has been taken to Cabinet Office for redeployment. Police spokesperson, Elizabeth Kanjela confirmed that the contract for Mr Mutentwa had been terminated … read more »

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Namulambe to stand on PF ticket

THE Patriotic Front (PF) has adopted Gabriel Namulambe and business executive Lawrence Evans as candidates in the forthcoming Mpongwe and Livingstone by-elections respectively. Mr Namulambe, who was MMD Member of Parliament (MP) in the same constituency, resigned to join the … read more »

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Livingstone councillors axed

ALL councillors including Mayor Aggrey Njekwa at the Livingstone City Council have been suspended for gross indiscipline. Local Government and Housing Minister Emerine Kabanshi announced the suspension at a media briefing in Lusaka yesterday. She said the local authority had … read more »

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Zawa probe to spread to all units

INVESTIGATIONS into corrupt practices will be extended to all Zambia Wildlife Authority (ZAWA) units after a purge at the head office. Tourism and Arts Minister Sylvia Masebo said a combined team of investigative wings were  conducting a search at the … read more »

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Police seal off ZAWA office

POLICE have sealed off the Zambia Wildlife Authority (ZAWA) head office in Chilanga where director general Edwin Matokwani and four other senior officials were dropped for alleged corrupt practices. A check yesterday showed that armed police officers were not allowing … read more »

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‘Economy will continue growing beyond 2012’ VP

By Zumani Katasefa VICE-president George Kunda has assured Zambians that the country’s economy will continue growing beyond 2012. Mr Kunda said today in parliament in Lusaka that the MMD government is committed to poverty eradication through job creation in all … read more »

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Mrs Priscilla Isaac appointed Director of Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ)

THE Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) has appointed Priscilla Isaac as director of elections with effect from April 1, 2011. ECZ public relations manager Cris Akufuna announced the appointment of Mrs Isaac, who was deputy director of elections and voter … read more »

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