Author: Charles Sakala

Stakeholders Concerned With US$ 250,000 Annual License Fee That Firms Will Have To Pay To Trade In Marijuana

Penjani Banda   Green Party Leader Peter Sinkamba, who advocated for legalizing the growing of Marijuana for medicinal and commercial use has welcomed government’s stance to finally approve the proposal to legalize Marijuana. The Zambian government has finally approved a proposal to legalize the production of marijuana but will however be restricted to exports and…

Maid Who Stole Baby Nabbed

Tinkerbel Mwila   Police in Kitwe on the Copperbelt have apprehended a Lusaka maid who went missing with a six months old baby. Copperbelt Police Commissioner Charity Katanga says the maid identified as Racheal Banda Banda was apprehended at Chisokone Market yesterday around 17 hours. Mrs. Katanga explained that Racheal was spotted after moving from…

Investigative Wings Urged Not To Ignore The Environmental Investigation Agency On Mukula Trading

By Lomphande Muzumi   The African Parliamentarian Network against Corruption (APNAC) has advised investigative wings not to ignore the new report by the environmental investigation agency (EIA) that exposed individuals involved in the smuggling of Mukula rosewood trees. Recently, environmental investigation agency, an American based organization released a report into the smuggling of Mukula logs…

Stakeholders Urged To Work Towards Improving The Country`s Governance System

By Balewa Zyuulu   The Governance, Elections and Research Services –GEARS- initiative Zambia has asked all political stakeholders to work together towards improving the current electoral reforms and the general governance system of the country. Gears Initiative Zambia executive director MacDonald Chipenzi says for the past one year, Zambia has failed performed below par in…

25 Zambia Airways Cabin Crew Members Graduate

By Patricia Mbewe   Twenty five Zambia Airways cabin crew members have graduated from the Ethiopian Airline Aviation Academy. The Government of the Republic of Zambia through the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) sent the cabin crew for training in various cabin crew professions following the establishment of the national carrier, Zambia Airways. Zambia’s Ambassador to…