Author: News Desk

ZAMBIANS ARE SUFFERING IMMENSEL their plight must be placed ahead of that of politicians – HH

SUFFERINGS by Zambians are immense and they need to have their plight placed first than those of political leaders, says Hakainde Hichilema. Speaking at St Kizito Catholic Church during a service for the late Sesheke member of parliament Frank Kufakwandi, the UPND leader said Zambians are faced with many challenges which need to be addressed…

Let them demonstrate over Zaffico

It’s very clear that the police are not administering the public order Act in a manner that can be said to be fair and impartial. It is very clear that those in the ruling Patriotic Front are treated differently by the police when it comes to the administration of the public order Act. Whereas the…

Chipolopolo brace for Mambas

CHIPOLOPOLO will this afternoon attempt to swim or sink when they face Mozambique in a must-win 2019 AfCON qualifier at Estadio do Zimpeto in Maputo. Sven Vandenbroek's Chipolopolo are bottom of the group on four points, level with Mozambique. After managing only one group win, two losses and a draw thus far, Zambia is now…

Win today will be a boost – Mwape

WINING today's encounter will be a boost for us to go all the way to the finals, says Shepolopolo head coach Bruce Mwape. Shepolopolo this evening take on Equatorial Guinea in their opening Group B match of the Africa Women Cup of Nations at the Cape Coast Stadium in Ghana. Mwape has also asked his…

Elections that reflect the will of the people

Commission of Inquiry on Voting Patterns and Electoral Violence chairperson Munalula Lisimba says in a democratic dispensation like Zambia, the electoral process has to be transparent and reflect the will of the people that vote in any election. Elections which are manipulated through violence and intimidation cannot be said to reflect the will of the…

E/P education officials probe reports of ‘sexual’ abuse of Chinunda teachers

  THE Eastern Province Education office has dispatched a team of senior education officers to investigate reports from Chinunda School in Chipangali district that teachers are allegedly being sexually abused. Provincial education officer Allan Lingambe told journalists yesterday that when he received the complaint from teachers alleging that some of them have found semen in…

Govt begins preps for 2020 census

NATIONAL development planning minister Alexander Chiteme says preparations for the 2020 census of population and housing have started. And Central Statistical Office acting director Goodson Sinyenga says the office is confronted with the challenges of a rapidly changing world. During celebrations to mark the African Statistics day for 2018 held under the theme High quality…