18 mins ago

ECZ OFFICIALS IN TURKEY

A delegation from the Electoral Commission of Zambia -ECZ- led by Chairperson Esau Chulu is in Ankara to learn and share best practices in management of the electoral process from Turkey’s electoral body, the Supreme Election Council.
18 mins ago

CHIPOLOPOLO LACKED CONFIDENCE

Zambia National Football Team Coach SVEN Vandenbroeck says his team lacked confidence and strength as they faced Guinea Bissau.Vandenbroeck says the team needs to improve the way it plays its away games if it is to make
18 mins ago

GOVT CHALLENGES DAIRY FARMERS

Minister of Fisheries and Livestock Kampamba Mulenga has challenged dairy farmers to increase milk production in order to increase per capita milk consumption that is below the world health organization -WHO- recommendation. Ms. Mulenga says government has
4 hours ago

GUINEA BISSAU 2-1 ZAMBIA

Guinea Bissau national football team came from a goal down to beat their Zambian counterparts by two goals to one in the 2019 Cameroon AFCON group (K) fixture played in that country this evening. JUSTIN SHONGA scored
4 hours ago

PF TAKES ON AUSTIN MBOZI

Patriotic Front in Lusaka district is demanding for an apology within 48 hours from University of Zambia-UNZA lecturer Austin Mbozi for insulting the late President Micheal Sata and President Edgar Lungu. Lusaka district PF Chairman Stanford Kayame
4 hours ago

DELEGATES ASSURED OF SAFETY

Government has challenged transport operators in Northern Province to ensure that only vehicles certified fit by the Road Transport and Safety Agency -RTSA are used during the Northern Province Investment Expo slated for next month. Kasama District
4 hours ago

NDC threatens to sue police over permits for public gathering

The opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) has threatened to take legal action against the Zambia Police if it continues to deny it permit to hold public meetings. NDC Acting Spokesperson Misheck Moyo says his party finds it
4 hours ago

Arrest cop ‘behind’ Vespers Shimuzhila’s death, ZP urged

The Zambia Police has been challenged to explain to the nation what exactly its investigation into the recent University of Zambia (UNZA) riot is all about. Human Rights lawyer Moono Mapani does not think there is any
4 hours ago

Heritage Coin Resources under DEC- BoZ probe

Heritage Coin Resources Limited which has been trading as financial institution  is reported to be conducting its business  without a license from the Bank of Zambia and other sector regulators. The Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) has cautioned
4 hours ago

LCC WARNS ILLEGAL UMUZILIKAZI ROAD VENDORS

By NATION REPORTER TRADERS from Western Province trading and squatting along Umuzilikazi Road at Buseko market have been warned stop and relocate to designated markets. LCC Public Relations Officer George Sichimba explained that it was illegal for
4 hours ago

DONATION BOOSTS COMMUNITY SCHOOL

By KALOBWE BWALYA THE Zambia Chinese Association (ZCA) has donated laptops, food stuffs and clothes to Open Arms Community School in Lusaka’s State Lodge area worth over K10,000. The school which was founded in 2009 had adopted
4 hours ago

KYN PROJECTS ATTRACTS SWEDISH MAYOR

By MUKOSELA KASALWE THE Deputy Mayor of Lidkoping City in Sweden Kajsa Ezelius and her team have toured Matero’s Kapwepwe Ward 25 to appreciate the Know Your Neighbour (KYN) project and its response to waste management related
11 hours ago

IMF Tackles Debt Transparency Challenges in LICs

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) tackled the question of debt sustainability for income countries calling for greater collaboration to enhance debt transparency and sustainable financing practices by debtors and creditors, both public and private; and strengthen creditor
11 hours ago

There is no US$400 Million Being Spent on Single Aircraft or Military Equipment-Defense PS

The Ministry of Defence has come out with guns blazing dismissing reports that government had acquired a US$400 million loan to procure an anti-missile VIP jet for President Edgar Lungu. Defense Permanent Secretary Stardy Mwale said there
11 hours ago

Chipolopolo Lose in Guinea Bissau

Zambia gave up a first half lead to lost 2-1 to Guinea Bissau in the race for the 2019 Cameroon Africa Cup of Nations. Orlando Pirates striker Justin Shonga put the Chipolopolo ahead with an exquisite free
11 hours ago

ZAMBIA’S POTENTIAL TO DEVELOP

Dear Editor, The Central Province Investment Forum and Expo like the one which was held in Luapula has yet again proved that this country has potential to develop given the available natural resources. What we need is
11 hours ago

ANTI-CHINESE PROPAGANDA WRONG

Dear Editor, EVERY Country in the world, Zambia inclusive, needs investments be it local or foreign for the economy to grow. Of late, we have seen China investing in Africa and other parts of the world, America
11 hours ago

MAN WHO SPOKE TO GIRLFRIEND IN PRESENCE OF WIFE DIVORCED

By NATION REPORTER A 22-YEAR-OLD woman narrated before a Lusaka local court that her husband speaks to his girlfriend on phone in her presence while she is listening. This is in a case in which Rita Bulongo
1 day ago

Ban on export of maize has messed up business – GTAZ

The Grain Traders Association of Zambia (GTAZ) says the decision by government to ban the export of maize and maize products has messed up the business of grain traders in the Country. GTAZ Executive Director Chambuleni Simwinga
1 day ago

WORK ON KABUFUMU ROAD, GOVT URGED

By NATION REPORTER GOVERNMENT should repair Ilume- Kabufumu road in Mkushi’s Kabufumu area as it is in a dilapidated state and will become impassable soon after the onset of the rains, advisor to Chief Shaibila, Raphael Chombela
1 day ago

MUMA FOR ALL SPORTS DISCIPLINES

Zambia Air Force Commander Lieutenant General David Muma has called for support and promotion of all sports disciplines. Lieutenant General Muma says Sports play an important role in enhancing physical and mental health. General Muma was speaking,
1 day ago

DEVELOPMENT EXCITES CHIEF KAPUTA

Chief Kaputa of the Tabwa people in Kaputa district in Northern province says he is impressed with the rolling out of development Programs in rural areas. Chief Kaputa says the unprecedented development across the nation is helping
1 day ago

SCRAP METAL DEALERS CAUTIONED

The Zambia Metal Recycling Association -ZMRA- has cautioned scrap metal dealers across the country to avoid buying metals that are dubiously obtained. ZMRA President Jimmy Luo says his association shall not hesitate to seize licenses for dealers
1 day ago

Henry appointed Monaco head coach

Former Arsenal striker Thierry Henry has been appointed as head coach of Monaco until June 2021. The 41-year-old Frenchman, who had been Belgium’s assistant manager, began his professional career at Monaco and helped them win Ligue 1
1 day ago

UN demands ‘truth’ over missing Saudi

The head of the United Nations has demanded “the truth” over the disappearance of the Saudi Arabian journalist Jamal Khashoggi. Secretary General Antonio Guterres told the BBC he feared such disappearances would happen more regularly and become
1 day ago

Any meltdown in global economy will impact Zambia directly, warns BAZ

The Bankers Association of Zambia (BAZ) has warned that any meltdown in the global economy is likely to have a direct impact on the Zambian economy. Association Chief Executive Officer Leonard Mwanza says while the country was
1 day ago

REJECT ILLEGAL FARES, RTSA PRODS TRAVELERS

By BENNIE MUNDANDO TRAVELLERS must not allow any bus operator to charge them more than the fares reflecting in the interior of the buses which should not be more than 22 percent bus fare adjustment because this
1 day ago

MAYOR DONATES K10,000 TO RADIO STATION

By NATION REPORTER CHONGWE Mayor, Geoffrey Chumbwe has donated K10,000 for studio equipment to Chongwe community radio station. Mr. Chumbwe made the donation in honour of his pledge made during a fundraising braii held at the radio
1 day ago

DEVELOP AGRIC TO DIVERSIFY ECONOMY, SAYS CLERGY

By NATION REPORTER GOVERNMENT should diversify the economy by fully developing the agricultural sector which will lead to the establishment of manufacturing and processing industries resulting in the creation of more jobs to absorb the unemployed in
2 days ago

MINE ACCIDENTS SADDEN MUZ

The Labour movement in the mining sector is saddened by the rise in the number of mine accidents involving mostly sub-contractors. Both the Mine Workers Union of Zambia-MUZ and the National Union of Miners and Allied Workers-NUMAW