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PICTURE FOCUS: Presidential Kiss, Croatia President Steals Show

Croatia President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic has set social media abuzz with her captivating image at the FIFA World Cup in Russia. Her locking lips with France President Emmanuel Macron after her country lost 4-2 in the finals of the 2018 FIFA … Continued

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Paul Shalala selected for the Obama Foundation Africa Leaders Program in South Africa

  ZNBC Reporter Paul Shalala is among 200 selected young African leaders from 44 African countries who are attending the first meeting of the Obama Foundation Africa Leaders Program which opened in Johannesburg, South Africa on Saturday. Shalala, ...

Zambian Man Who Slept With His 15-Year Old Niece Jailed 20 Years

THE Court of Appeal has sentenced a man of Lusaka to 20 years imprisonment after he was found guilty of incest. Kingstone Makungu was arraigned of one count of incest in the subordinate court in Lusaka.He was alleged to have had carnal knowledge of his niece between January 2015 and February 2016. Makungu was convicted

Congo’s Kabila appoints army chief under U.S., EU sanctions for alleged violence

CONGO’s President Joseph Kabila has appointed a new army chief who is under international sanctions for the violent repression of dissent, raising fears of an imminent crackdown. State television reported on Sunday that Kabila had appointed General Joh...

Chipenzi Threatens To Sue FODEP Over Unpaid Dues

Former Foundation for Democratic Process (FODEP) Executive Director Macdonald Chipenzi has threatened to sue his former employer over his unpaid dues. Mr. Chipenzi says he has resolved to take FODEP to Court because dialogue in claiming his payment that was due to him since 2016, has proved futile. He says he finds it painful to

ZCID, Church Urged To Hurry Presidential Summit

The Zambia Center for Interparty Dialogue (ZCID) and the Church have been called upon to quickly resolve issues surrounding the holding of the presidential summit. Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) governance advisor Isaac Mwanza says his organization is worried that the holding of the summit among political party leaders is being delayed unnecessarily. Mr. Mwansa

A classic final to cap an epic World Cup

It was the final which had everything – controversial decisions, a pitch invasion, the first World Cup final own goal, its first teenage goalscorer since Pele, and a comedy goalkeeping error. France beat Croatia 4-2 to be crowned world champions for the second time and cap a truly remarkable event. Indeed the final was really

A classic final to cap an epic World Cup

It was the final which had everything – controversial decisions, a pitch invasion, the first World Cup final own goal, its first teenage goalscorer since Pele, and a comedy goalkeeping error. France beat Croatia 4-2 to be crowned world champions for the second time and cap a truly remarkable event. Indeed the final was really

Austerity Measures need to be backed by figures – Hamududu

The Party of National Unity (PNU) says austerity measures announced by government need to be supported by figures if they are to be meaningful. PNU president Highvie Hamududu says the Minister of Finance cannot just announce the measures to address debt and fiscal challenges without stating what the amounts are. Mr. Hamududu says without stating

US leader cautious ahead of Helsinki talks

US President Donald Trump will meet Russia’s Vladimir Putin later on Monday, ending a tumultuous European tour in which he criticised his allies. Mr Trump said he had “low expectations” ahead of the talks in the Finnish capital, Helsinki, but added that “maybe some good” would come of them. The summit comes after 12 Russians

Fathi Gives NAPSA a Second Win Of The Season

It’s a big one for Fathi and Napsa Stars even when they are still rooted in the relegation zone, this win will feel like its the start of great things to come. They have beaten Forest Rangers 1-0 condemning the Ndola outfit to its fifth loss in a row. Green Buffaloes took advantage of the

What People Can Do For EU Visa! 19 Year Old Boy Engages 70-Year Old Granny

Months after she dumped Ugandan singer, Guvnor Ace, Monalisa Larson, 70-year-old Swedish grandma is engaged to her 19-year-old lover, Aziz Mawanda. Mawanda proposed to Monalisa on Saturday, July 14th, in Kampala, Uganda. He posted photos on his Facebook page, writing, “She said “YES” In photos posted days earlier, he said only death can separate them.

OPINION: Mukubesa Could the Neutrals Choice in Mayoral Race

Mundia Mukubesa, better known as Petersen has been running a smart campaign for the mayoral seat in Lusaka. It had seemed like a joke when Petersen showed up at the Lusaka Civic Centre to file his nomination as a candidate. … Continued

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Kitwe Businessmen Fund Kamfinsa Correctional Facility Facelift

A team of businessmen in Kitwe led by Power Tools and Bus Services proprietor Mbachi Nkwazi has successfully funded the construction of 8 dormitories at Kamfinsa Correctional Facility to accommodate about 600 inmates. Late last year after visiting Kamfinsa Correctional … Continued

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Kitwe Businessmen Fund Kamfinsa Correctional Facility Facelift

A team of businessmen in Kitwe led by Power Tools and Bus Services proprietor Mbachi Nkwazi has successfully funded the construction of 8 dormitories at Kamfinsa Correctional Facility to accommodate about 600 inmates. Late last year after visiting Kamfinsa Correctional … Continued

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Kitwe Businessmen Fund Kamfinsa Correctional Facility Facelift

A team of businessmen in Kitwe led by Power Tools and Bus Services proprietor Mbachi Nkwazi has successfully funded the construction of 8 dormitories at Kamfinsa Correctional Facility to accommodate about 600 inmates. Late last year after visiting Kamfinsa Correctional … Continued

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Kitwe Businessmen Fund Kamfinsa Correctional Facility Facelift

A team of businessmen in Kitwe led by Power Tools and Bus Services proprietor Mbachi Nkwazi has successfully funded the construction of 8 dormitories at Kamfinsa Correctional Facility to accommodate about 600 inmates. Late last year after visiting Kamfinsa Correctional … Continued

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Decomposed Body of Missing Police Officer Found

Police in Kitwe on Friday picked up a decomposed body of a police officer, reported to have gone missing on 28th May, 2018. The decomposed body was discovered by football players near Kamfinsa Market opposite Kamfinsa football ground who later … Continued

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Decomposed Body of Missing Police Officer Found

Police in Kitwe on Friday picked up a decomposed body of a police officer, reported to have gone missing on 28th May, 2018. The decomposed body was discovered by football players near Kamfinsa Market opposite Kamfinsa football ground who later … Continued

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Sinkamba Presses on Judges Probe

Green Party President Peter Sinkamba says an investigation of judges’ alleged incompetence and gross misconduct is a constitutional issue which can only be done through means stipulated in the Constitution of Zambia. He has charged that any other means to … Continued

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Stop it or else

STEVEN MVULA and CHOMBA MUSIKA, Lusaka INSPECTOR-GENERAL of Police Kakoma Kanganja has warned of stern action against perpetrators of violence ahead of mayoral and council chairperson elections on July 26.Mr Kanganja’s warning comes in the wake of viol...

Hold your fire, traders told

CHOMBA MUSIKA, Lusaka GOVERNMENT will not allow traders at the gutted COMESA Market to rebuild the facility because doing so would be irresponsible, Minister of Local Government Vincent Mwale has said.Mr Mwale’s sentiments are in the wake of the trader...

Orphan defiler jailed 20 years

CAROLINE KALOMBE, Lusaka THE Court of Appeal has sentenced a man of Lusaka to 20 years imprisonment after he was found guilty of incest. Kingstone Makungu was arraigned of one count of incest in the subordinate court in Lusaka.He was alleged to have ha...

Job to be completed

DIANA CHIPEPO, Lusaka WITH only a one-goal lead and without the player who scored that same lone goal, other coaches will be fretting over with the return leg due this weekend, but not Charles Bwale.The under-20 national team coach says his team has en...

Correctional Service talks food production

CHAMBO NG’UNI, Kabwe ZAMBIA Correctional Service (ZSC) is readying itself to break new ground in food production following the launch of the World Bank-funded Irrigation Development Support Project (IDSP).This ambitious project being undertaken at a co...

Zambia targets skills for development

CHARLES CHISALA, Lusaka DURING the official opening ceremony of this year’s Zambia International Trade Fair in Ndola on June 28, President Edgar Lungu and his guest, Botswana President Mokgweetsi Masisi, toured some stands.As they moved from one stand ...

Pande backs Lungu openness

STEVEN MVULA, Lusaka FORMER Minister of Foreign Affairs Kabinga Pande says President Edgar Lungu is on firm ground to ask those seeking to return to Patriotic Front to do so in the open.Last week, President Lungu said there are some former members of t...

Chinese resources up for grabs

Analysis: OLIVER NZALA IF A single car can have up to six kilometres of copper wiring, then the question that begs to be answered is: for how long will Zambia continue exporting raw copper?This question comes in light of the call by commissioner for tr...

Buffaloes gore hunters

DIANA CHIPEPO and ALEX NJOVU, Lusaka BUFFALOES 1 RANGERS 0 GREEN Buffaloes won yesterday in a fashion they seem to have adopted this season by a single goal.An early strike by Stephen Kabamba was all Buffaloes needed to collect maximum points off flat-...

State should engage China over racism

Dear editor, THE circulation of a purported memo from one of the hotels in Guangzhou China directing that no African guests should be accommodated from July 6, 2018 made very sad reading in this age and era.But it did not come as a surprise because thi...