Tag Archives: matter

KCM fires 11 Zambia bosses

ABOUT 11 senior managers at Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) in Chingola have been dropped, highly-placed sources have disclosed. The sources said KCM fired the managers in a bid to ‘reduce the labour force’ and that the matter had created uncertainty … read more »

Posted in Business | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Siliya appears for questioning, remains mute

Former Transport and Communications Minister Dora Siliya was yesterday summoned to appear before the Government Joint Investigations team . In a statement released to Qfm News, Ms. Siliya confirmed that she exercised her constitutional right to remain silent on the … read more »

Posted in LATEST | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Government cautious about Rupiah Banda’s immunity

Chief Government spokesperson, Kennedy Sakeni has said that Government is not ready to take former President Rupiah Banda case to parliament because the Government needs to put the facts together, adding that MPs cannot support the motion unless they are … read more »

Posted in LATEST | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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 »

Posted in LATEST | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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 »

Posted in LATEST | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Police pursuit opposition UPND leader Hichilema

Zambia police have continued their pursuit for opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema to institute an arrest. Mr Hichilema is wanted for allegedly issuing disparaging remarks against President Michael Sata during his tour at Lusaka’s Kalikiliki … read more »

Posted in LATEST | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Supreme court halts HH’s criminal case

The Supreme Court has stayed the criminal proceedings against UPND president Hakainde Hichilema in the Lusaka Magistrate Court pending determination of matter inter partes. The appeals court has further ordered that Mr. Hichilema’s application to have the criminal charge against … read more »

Posted in LATEST | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

HH trial fails to take off

Trial in the case where opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema is charged with fabrication of false news with intent to cause fear and alarm to the public failed to commence today. This was because his … read more »

Posted in LATEST | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Chanda Chimba consoles Shikapwasha at court

RUPIAH Banda’s propagandist Chanda Chimba III yesterday encouraged former information minister Lt Gen Ronnie Shikapwasha to be strong when they appeared at court in connection with their alleged diversion of public funds towards MMD propaganda documentaries and publications. And Lusaka … read more »

Posted in LATEST | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments