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Timeo Meo collaborated with two Zambian music legends, General Ozzy and K’Millian

Timeo Meo collaborated with two Zambian music legends  General Ozzy and K’Millian for his latest single “Nimakuyewa”. He had this to say about the song” “It Talks about a situation were by you are remembering the good days you had with your ex and you just miss that, you miss your ex and you just say (Nimakuyewa)

There is more to mining than digging minerals, Gift Mwaula tells us about his work at the Geological Survey Department

When we think of mining, generally speaking the first thing we think of is pits and diggers – not a laboratory full of chemists in white coats.  And yet this is a critical part of the mineral value chain in Zambia. By analysing minerals in a laboratory to understand their content, the precise royalties and

Zambian breweries supports RTSA road safety campaign

Zambian Breweries has handed over a cheque for K200,000 to the Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) as part of its partnership, support and commitment to ensuring road safety. Zambian Breweries has a standing partnership and commitment with RTSA. The Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), which the two-signed last year is aimed at curbing drink driving

Producer Chase Iyan releases “Too Deep”

Shorty after the release of ‘Down For You’ Chase Iyan is back with an Afropop banger titled ‘Too Deep’. It features Zambian Hiphop sensation 32 Karat and the gifted RnB artiste MadFox. This is another song that’s going to make sense in the clubs catchy drums catchy hook. Chase Iyan is on a wave the

UK based Lily Mutamz Releases Visuals For her Debut Single “You Are”

Lily Mutamz who recently released her single recorded in Nigeria releases her video on her VEVO channel. Lily who is a gospel singer is currently working on her album in London/Nigeria with producers like Shenky Shugah who are already working on her big project. Lily Mutamz travelled to Nigeria where she worked with C-RI SNOW,

Roberto unleashes his first official single from his 5th studio album , Contolola

The latest offering from the highly anticipated forthcoming album ‘SUPESTAR’, by Pan African artist of the year Winner, ROBERTO and proves once again why he is Southern Africa’s top Afro-Pop artist. Roberto offloads the first official single from his 5th Studio album, Contolola, which is a street slang term meaning CONTROL. It is a melodic

Stanbic urges Government to carve new policy from 2017 Infrastructure Symposium

Stanbic Bank Zambia has urged the government to turn the pertinent resolutions of the 2017 Housing and Infrastructure Symposium into policy that will boost infrastructure development in Zambia. Wrapping up the Symposium last Friday, David Humphreys, the Global Sector Head for Power and Infrastructure at Standard Bank, Stanbic’s parent company, said the important resolutions of

Just Slim unveils his first official single of the year 2017 entitled “It Ain’t Easy”

Following up to his December 2016 release “Stay Positive”, Just Slim brings us his first official single of the year 2017 entitled “It Ain’t Easy”. This is an instrumentally neat and scintillating melodious tune centred on a character rededicating and re-echoing his unfathomable and unparallel love to his woman. In the song the character strongly

In The Kitchen With Kanta: Beef and Prawn salad

Is it me or do you ever feel like as it starts to get hotter you lose your appetite for Carbs and heavy meals; and start to crave salads, fruit and veg? Well I might be speaking for myself, but I certainly experience that every summer. So this week’s recipe is this simple yet delicious

Famous U.S dancer takes Zambian song viral

In recent years, we’ve progressively seen Zambian music take more steps toward global recognition, with the likes of artists such as Cleo Ice Queen and Roberto leading the pack in terms of flying our flag across the world. The latest nod towards a Zambian artists comes in the form of US internet dancing sensation YvngSwag

Cactus Agony releases his latest video “Fight”

Cactus Agony released his latest music video for the song “Fight”. The song was produced by Shom C and is off his current album “Chasing The Wind”.   BY KAPA187

Diamond Platnumz to headline Mosi day of thunder

It’s official! Diamond Platnumz will headline this year’s Mosi Day of Thunder in Livingstone on April 29. Tanzanian Bongo Flava recording artist and dancer Naseeb Abdul Juma, popularly known by his stage name Diamond Platnumz, is among the highest-earning artists in the region. He is best known for his hit song Number One, which featured

President opens Stanbic-backed infrastructure symposium

Some 400 blue-chip stakeholders from all strata of Zambia’s infrastructure sector gathered in Lusaka this week to seek practical solutions to the sector’s nagging challenges as well as to share past successes. The 2017  Housing and Infrastructure Symposium, organised by the Ministry of Housing and Infrastructure Development and financed by Stanbic Bank, was being held

Dope G unveils the official music video for his hit single “Flowers”

Flowers is the title track to Dope G’s critically acclaimed debut album. The song was produced by renowned Zambian hit maker Shinko Beats and it is a feel good song which places emphasis on giving flowers to loved ones while they are alive as opposed to putting them on their graves. The video was shot

Movie review : Fast and Furious 8

With Dom and Letty married, Brian and Mia retired and the rest of the crew exonerated, the globe-trotting team has found some semblance of a normal life. They soon face an unexpected challenge when a mysterious woman named Cipher forces Dom to betray them all. Now, they must unite to bring home the man who

Vodafone Zambia welcomes governments new licensing framework

    Vodafone Zambia has lauded government’s resolve to transform and modernise the telecommunications sector by introducing a new licensing framework for the industry in order to re-align it and promote competitiveness. This follows the pronouncement made by Transport and Communications Minister, Hon. Brian Mushimba on 14 April 2017, advising on Cabinet’s decision to approve

Jay Rox unveils “Get Lost” video

Jay Rox released the video for the song “Get Lost” off his album “Lusaka”. “This video focuses on inspiring the youth to be confident in themselves in their pursuit of their dreams and to carry on being enthusiastic despite all the negativity society may throw at them, ranging from false rumors to family unduly pressuring

In The Kitchen With Kanta : Garlic Brussels sprouts

This week’s recipe is a little bit random.  However I am currently on a vegetable kick and I don’t discriminate when it comes to my veggies. Last Christmas I made this Garlic Brussels Sprouts recipe for the first time, and it went down a treat.  So I thought I’d share it with you.  I have

Huawei launches UNZA academy to promote ICT skills development

Huawei Technologies Zambia has joined with the University of Zambia to set up a new academy to improve the standard of information and communications technology (ICT) skills in the country. The Huawei Authorised Network Academy (HANA) was officially opened today (April 13) by Cabinet Office Permanent Secretary for Special Duties Felix Phiri on behalf of

Zambia’s music scene enters new era

The Zambia Music Awards are poised to enter an exciting new phase with the entertainment industry driving the future of the event in the coming year. Zambian Breweries, which has sponsored the event for the last four years through its Mosi lager brand, has announced it will now focus on the Mosi Day of Thunder,

Eddie Black releases two singles, “Kangalina” and “David Oyedepo”(Tha cypher)

  Eddie Black released two new singles. A collaborative effort with Peezey Cables titled “Kangalina” and  “David Oyedepo”(Tha cypher) featuring Teazy. Download the songs HERE     BY KAPA187

Sensational International stars JK & Wile jet into London

Zambia’s wonder-man JK Jordan Katembula & his talented colleague Wile have arrived in London in readiness for the Manchester & London Easter shows, organized by Big 4 Rocks. Disclosing this to Lusaka Times, Big 4 Rocks Limited Events Coordinator & Founder Chela Katwishi said that the two music gurus are in high spirits and are

Zambian actress wins film festival award

  Best Female Performance Award goes to Josephine Kachiza Actress, singer and musician Josephine Kachiza has won the Best Female Performance Award at the Festival International du Film PanAfricain in Cannes for her lead role as Damyna in Damyna The Musical. The first African musical film to be produced in Zambia debuted at the festival in

Salma Sky unveils her highly anticipated video “Zambezi” that features Ghana’s dancehall queen Kaakie

Salma Sky released her highly anticipated new video “Zambezi”. The song features Ghanaian dancehall queen Kaakie and another Ghanaian artist Adi Virgo.  The video is directed by award winning director Tivo Shikapwashya.   BY KAPA187

In The Kitchen With Kanta : Vegetable Soup

This week I’m keeping it simple and healthy with this nutritious and delicious vegetable soup. It’s tasty, and filling; packed with different veggies, and perfect for an easy lunch or an afternoon snack. This soup is great not only if you are trying to lose weight but also if you are trying to add more

EU donates two vehicles to Ministry of Mines

The Mineral Production Monitoring Project has handed over to the Ministry of Mines and Minerals Development two Isuzu KB300 vehicles provided by the European Union to help with outreach programs to the mines. Speaking at the handover ceremony at new government complex in Lusaka, head of infrastructure at the European Union in Zambia Mr Adam

Movie Review: John Wick 2

In this next chapter following the 2014 hit, legendary hitman John Wick (Keanu Reeves) is forced back out of retirement by a former associate plotting to seize control of a shadowy international assassins’ guild. Bound by a blood oath to help him, John travels to Rome where he squares off against some of the world’s

Zambeef captures nations heart with family festival

Thousands of revellers joined the nation’s largest food processor, Zambeef, to celebrate food, football and music on Saturday (April 8) at the company’s Zamfest extravaganza in Lusaka. There was fun for all ages and interests, with families enjoying food stalls, a ‘ZamShoka’ Best Braai competition, kid’s activity park and entertainment that culminated in the evening’s

Hot FM Unveils New Breakfast show Hosts

Zambia’s Multiple award winning radio station, HOT FM Limited has announced changes to its week day line up with  the introduction of new hosts of the flag ship ‘Red Hot Breakfast show’  hosted  Mondays to Fridays  from 6am to 9am. Announcing the changes today, HOT FM Chief Executive Officer Zachariah Chavula said the changes are

International Mega – stars JK Jordan Katembula & Wile ready for UK Easter Bonanza

All is set for the UK Easter Bonanza, to be graced by International Mega – stars Jordan Katembula popularly known as ‘JK’ and ‘Wile’. In an interview with Lusaka Times, Big 4 Rocks Events coordinator & founder, Chela Katwishi disclosed that JK and Wile are geared up and promising funs a magical and spectacular show