Author: News Desk

ConCourt overturns nullification of Luo’s seat

THE Constitutional Court yesterday overturned the nullification of Professor Nkandu Luo’s Munali parliamentary seat after finding that there was merit in her appeal. Prof Luo, who is higher education minister, appealed against the nullification of her seat by High Court judge Edward Musona after losing UPND candidate Doreen Mwamba challenged her electoral victory on account…

Support body building – Chimuka

THE Zambia Body Building and Fitness Federation says the sport needs the support of all sports lovers to help its development in the country. ZBBFF president Emmanuel Chimuka called on the corporate world to take interest in the inter-gym competitions by adopting some gyms. He said body building was slowly growing in popularity in Zambia.…

Nkana will win league next year – Mopani CEO

  MOPANI Copper Mines chief executive officer Chris Vermuelen says he is confident that Nkana will win the MTN/FAZ Super League next year. Vermuelen said Nkana had silenced critics by winning the Barclays Cup and Charity Shield this year. He also said, as a sponsor, Mopani was proud that Mufulira Wanderers had managed to bounce…

Cuba withdraws medical brigade from Brazil

CUBA has announced the withdrawal of its medical brigade from Brazil following unacceptable conditions and contemptuous threats by President-elect Jair Bolsonaro.   A huge Cuban medical contingent has been participating in the Programme More Doctors for Brazil since its inception in August 2013. This initiative launched by then president Dilma Rousseff pursued the double purpose…

Taxpayer education is very important, says Appeals Tribunal

  TAX Appeals Tribunal registrar Yihemba Kanganja Chirwa says taxpayer education is very important. Meanwhile, the situation has normalised at Mwami border post following a five-day strike by clearing agents last week. Chirwa told journalists at Mwami border post where the tribunal was carrying out a sensitisation programme on Tuesday, that people should know important…