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1 week ago

UPPZ leader win Kudos

… As Lukuku says, Chanda is an exemplary opposition leader Lusaka (10-08-18) RPP President James Kasanda Musendeka Lukuku has paid a glowing tribute to United Prosperous and Peace Zambia (UPPZ) president Charles Chanda for being an outstanding
1 week ago

UPPZ attract support in Chikankata

By Francis Maingaila Chikankata (06-08-18) Opposition United Prosperous and Peaceful Zambia (UPPZ) has continued to mobilise its people in readiness for the 2021 presidential and general elections. Party spokesperson Francis Kope said his party on Monday attractedscores
2 weeks ago

Mundabile happy with government projects in Northern Province

By Francis Maingaila Lusaka (06-08-18) Northern province Minister Brain Mundabile has not only outlined the projects which the Patriotic Front (PF) government has put motion to alleviate the sufferings of the people in his area but is
3 weeks ago

CCPC destroyed expired goods worth K88, 500 in first half of 2018

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) says it in the first half of 2018 confiscated and destroyed various goods worth eighty-eight thousand, five hundred kwacha (K88, 500) across the country, most of which had expired or
3 weeks ago

HRC urges voters to turn up & vote on Thursday

The Human Rights Commission is urging all registered voters in areas where local government by-elections are taking place tomorrow to turn up in large numbers to exercise their democratic right to vote. And the Commission has commended
3 weeks ago

K1.3 billion mobilized to pay contractors

The ministerial committee on infrastructure development has mobilized a total of K1.3 billion towards payment of contractors undertaking government projects. The Committee which comprises the Ministers of Finance, Housing and Infrastructure Development, Higher Education, General Education, Tourism
3 weeks ago

ZBPI survey ranks Zambia Police as most corrupt

The Zambia Bribe Payers Index (ZBPI) survey has ranked the Zambia Police Service particularly the traffic department as the most corrupt among public institutions in the country. According to the report of the survey which is jointly
3 weeks ago

FAZ appeal to CAF over age cheating

THE Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has formerly written to the Confederation of African Football (CAF) over the Burundi Football Federations decision to use overage players in the U-20 Africa Cup of Nations qualifier between Burundi and
3 weeks ago

Education is solution to mushrooming gangs – Ngoma

Copperbelt Provincial Education Officer, Felix Ngoma has noted that education can be one of the major solutions to addressing the challenge of mushrooming gangs. Mr. Ngoma says most of the youths who become members of gangs are
3 weeks ago

Education is solution to mushrooming gangs – Ngoma

Copperbelt Provincial Education Officer, Felix Ngoma has noted that education can be one of the major solutions to addressing the challenge of mushrooming gangs. Mr. Ngoma says most of the youths who become members of gangs are
3 weeks ago

Imran Khan vies for power in Pakistan poll

Voting has begun in Pakistan after an election campaign overshadowed by concerns of manipulation and violence. Nearly 106 million people are registered to vote for members of the lower house of parliament and four provincial assemblies. The
3 weeks ago

NUMAW urges comprehensive safety in mines

The National Union of Miners and Allied Workers (NUMAW) has urged mining companies looking to increase production to also ensure comprehensive safety measures are put in place. NUMAW President James Chansa has told Q-News that mining companies
3 weeks ago

FODEP commends parties for conducting peaceful campaigns

Foundation for Democratic Process (FODEP) Executive Director, Mweenge Chimfwembe has commended political parties participating in this Thursday’s by-elections for conducting peaceful campaigns so far. Mr. Chimfwembe has told Q-news that while there have been some pockets of
3 weeks ago

Koffi Olomide Jets In

POPULAR musician Antoine Mumba commonly known as Koffi Olomide is in town. The Congolese music star is set to perform at the Government Complex banquet hall in Lusaka on the 27th July and Mindolo Dam in Kitwe
3 weeks ago

ZAF boss on normal leave

STEVEN MVULA, Lusaka MINISTER of Defence Davies Chama says Zambia Air Force (ZAF) Commander Eric Chimese is on leave and has dispelled social media reports that he has been relieved of his duties.Mr Chama’s statement comes in
3 weeks ago

No-one’s worth dying for – Lungu

CHRISTINE CHIHAME, Chifunabuli and STEVEN MVULA, Lusaka PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu says there is no position in politics which is worth shedding blood for.And the President has commended residents of Chifunabuli district in Luapula Province for conducting p...
3 weeks ago

South attracts 6,000 police aspirants

JIMMY CHIBUYE, Choma OVER 6,000 people in Southern Province applied for recruitment as constables in the Zambia Police Service following an advertisement last month.This is against a backdrop of only 100 officers who are required to be
3 weeks ago

Another defeat

MATHEWS KABAMBA, Kitwe SOUTH AFRICA 2 ZAMBIA 1 THESE are hard times to be a Zambian football fan even if the worrying signs have been evident in recent times.Even before the Under-20 defeat against Burundi could be
3 weeks ago

Another defeat

MATHEWS KABAMBA, Kitwe SOUTH AFRICA 2 ZAMBIA 1 THESE are hard times to be a Zambian football fan even if the worrying signs have been evident in recent times.Even before the Under-20 defeat against Burundi could be
3 weeks ago

China’s dream for a shared future

EMELDA MWITWA, Lusaka OVER 2,000 years ago, Confucius, a Chinese philosopher, stated that “one should make friends with people who are upright, sincere and well informed”.Based on this principle, the Communist Party of China (CPC) stands ready
3 weeks ago

China’s dream for a shared future

EMELDA MWITWA, Lusaka OVER 2,000 years ago, Confucius, a Chinese philosopher, stated that “one should make friends with people who are upright, sincere and well informed”.Based on this principle, the Communist Party of China (CPC) stands ready
3 weeks ago

Under-20 players sorry over Africa Cup failure

ALEX NJOVU, Lusaka and MATHEWS KABAMBA, Kitwe DESPITE the Minister of Sport and their coach saying they are not too disappointed with the Under-20 national football team’s failure to defend the continental title, the players say they
3 weeks ago

UPND drops MP

BUTTYSON KANDIMBA, Mushindamo THE United Party for National Development (UPND) has dropped Solwezi East Member of Parliament (MP) Leaky Kintu as its campaign manager in the Kangwena ward by-election slated for tomorrow.The Patriotic Front (PF) has fiel...
3 weeks ago

Who gets Lusaka mayoral seat?

FRANCIS LUNGU, Lusaka TOMORROW all eyes will be on the Lusaka mayoral race. Who becomes the mayor of the greater city of Lusaka from nine candidates vying for the vacant position?The Lusaka mayoral seat fell vacant following
3 weeks ago

Success in life

Dear editor, TO BE successful, your background does not matter.It only figures you out from the current status to that height your intentions need to make you reach. What matters is exactly what you envy and wish
4 weeks ago

Unearthing valley’s potential

Analysis: BENEDICT TEMBO WHEN I am bombarded by economic jargons in the capital city, Lusaka, I travel to the rural areas of the country to see how the terminologies are being interpreted on the ground.Last week, I
4 weeks ago

US investors back Zambia’s debt strategy

HONE SIAME, Lusaka OVERSEAS Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) says Zambia’s sound debt management strategy will boost private sector investment in the country’s economy.OPIC is a self-sustaining United States government agency that helps American b...
4 weeks ago

Zambia whip Algeria in hockey

ROBINSON KUNDA, Lusaka ZAMBIA 7 ALGERIA 0 THE Zambia Under–18 national hockey team has qualified to the semi-finals of the ongoing Africa Youth Games after walloping hosts Algeria 7-0 in the quarter-final match on Monday.Dominic Mulenga continued
4 weeks ago

Let’s develop youth football

Dear editor, I AM for the idea that we create workable soccer developmental systems for young players.In the system, there will be a stable technical bench with its own technical advisor and coaches in youth football. This
4 weeks ago

Chileshe Kapwepwe: Remember these women

Analysis: MARGARET CHISANGA AT 13:33 hours on July 18, 2018, Policy Monitoring Research Centre executive director, Bernadette Deka shared an interesting Facebook posting, which said: “Ratification by heads of state has just taken place. Behold, the SG