Tag Archives: Lusaka

Mulekwatako Nensoni Ba Richard Sakala, ba Sakalanyongo imwe

Richard Sakala, the Daily Nation proprietor and editor must not think that all Zambians are so forgetful, and stupid. He can fool some, but not everyone. Actually, majority Zambians still remember who Richard Sakala is. We remember the type of … read more »

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Fastjet eyes a base in Lusaka

Following recent press speculation, fastjet plc confirms that it is in discussions with the Zambian government with the intent of creating a fastjet airline based in Lusaka. The Zambian economy provides considerable opportunity. Zambia has a population of over 14 … read more »

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PROFLIGHT COMES OF AGE WITH BOEING 737

Airline plans to boost capacity with larger plane   Proflight Zambia will almost double its capacity in the next few months with the introduction of a 108-seat Boeing 737 aircraft to its fleet. The twin-engine jet plane marks a milestone … read more »

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600 Mukobeko inmates moved to new Mwembeshi Prison

SIX hundred inmates have been transferred from Mukobeko Maximum Prison in Kabwe to the newly constructed Mwembeshi Maximum Prison to decongest the country’s largest correctional facility. The prisoners were shifted yesterday amid tight security from joint security wings which provided … read more »

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Census report for Zambia launched

The Zambia 2010 Census of Population and Housing national analytical report was this week launched in which, it revealed that out of 2.5 million youths in the labour force, 16.7 per cent are unemployed. Secretary to the Treasury Fredson Yamba … read more »

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Dandy Crazy arrested for trafficking in Cannabis

The Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) on the Copperbelt has arrested popular local musician “’Dandy Crazy’ for trafficking in Cannabis. And the commission in Lusaka has arrested a 26 year old Zimbabwean woman for trafficking in ephedrine. This is contained in … read more »

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TAZARA needs over $130 million to recapitalise

Over $130 million (about KR 650 million) is required to recapitalise the Tanzania-Zambia Raliway Authority (TAZARA) into a self sustainable railway line. At a TAZARA Board of Directors and Council of Ministers meeting in Lusaka recently, management revealed that the … read more »

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PROFLIGHT OFFERS ROMANCE IN THE CLOUDS

Airline launches Valentine two-for-one flights Love-struck couples wishing to reaffirm their passion are being offered the chance to take their relationships to new heights with a special two-for-one Valentine’s Day fare from Proflight Zambia. Love is definitely in the air … read more »

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Great North Road to dual carriage way plans reached advanced stage

Road Development Agency (RDA) has announced that plans to upgrade the Great North Road to dual carriage way from Lusaka to the Copperbelt have reached an advanced stage. In a notice published in the media yesterday RDA said that they … read more »

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