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DRC vote could be a threat to Africa’s stability

Exiled Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) presidential aspirant Moïse Katumbi has given the clearest indication yet that results of this year’s elections will trigger instability in the vast central African nation – a situation he fears may
9 hours ago

GOVT THREATENS KCM

Mines and Minerals Development Minister Richard Musukwa has threatened that Konkola Copper Mines-KCM has been given enough warnings regarding its operations and should NOT force Government to ACT decisively. And UPND Chililabombwe losing aspiring candidate in the
9 hours ago

ZESCO UNITED ON CLOUD NINE

The FAZ/MTN Super league continues to get exciting as champions ZESCO United Football Club has opened an eight-point lead with four games to go. This follows Nkana’s one all draw against Red Arrows at Nkoloma stadium. The
9 hours ago

CABINET CONFIRMS NATIONAL MOURNING

President Edgar Lungu has declared this Tuesday as day of national mourning in honor of the Eleven Zambians that died in a bus accident that occurred in Mokopane near Limpopo in South Africa. Acting Secretary to the
9 hours ago

COZMO MUMBA CHALLENGES MINISTERS

By NATION REPORTER PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu’s excellent speech to parliament last week will remain a pronouncement in futility if Cabinet Ministers fail to actualise his vision and implement his directives, National Revolution Party (NRP) leader Cozmo Mumba
10 hours ago

ECL ARRIVES IN NEW YORK

Zambia's President Edgar Lungu attends a signing ceremony at the Elysee Palace in Paris, France, February 8, 2016. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer/File Photo President Edgar Lungu has arrived in New York, United States to attend the United Nations General
10 hours ago

NUPEZ APPEALS TO DONORS

The National Union of Public Educators of Zambia -NUPEZ- has appealed to the donor to rescind its decision to withhold funds for social cash transfer and to the Education Sector. NUPEZ General Secretary Nelson Mwale says the
10 hours ago

CYBER BULLYING IRKS LUO

Munali Member of Parliament, Nkandu Luo says she intends to Take a private members BILL to parliament on Cyber bullying. Professor Luo who is also Zambia Women Parliamentary Caucus Chairperson says there is need to have a
10 hours ago

GOVT CLARIFIES CHOLERA MEASURES AT ENTRY POINTS

By NATION REPORTER TRAVELLERS entering Zambia through various ports of entry are being normally screened for cholera contrary to reports that they are being forced to take laxatives, says health ministry Head of Public Relations Stanslous Ngosa.
11 hours ago

DECLASSIFIED: POLITICS AND THE CHINA-ZAMBIA DEBT DEBATE.

WE should also consider what happens if we wait patiently until the end of a disputed chain of reasoning and only then think back on our individual experiences. How well did you remember precisely what was said
11 hours ago

MWANAKATWE CONCERNED

Minister of Finance Margaret Mwanakatwe is concerned with the misuse of social media by posting negative statements, which are not helping the economy. Mrs. Mwanakatwe says Zambians must instead use social media for business, school and preaching
11 hours ago

FARMERS SHIFTED TO DIS

Over 5-thousand 8-Hundred farmers have successfully been shifted to Direct Input Supply from the E-Voucher system in Shiwangandu District. Shiwangandu District has been removed from the E- voucher due to the challenges faced last year and will
12 hours ago

REMAINS OF ACCIDENT VICTIMS IN

The remains of the 11 people who died in a road accident in South Africa a week ago have arrived back in the country. The Zambia Air Force plane carrying the caskets landed at the SIMON Mwansa
12 hours ago

Ibrahimovic coy on Galaxy future

Zlatan Ibrahimovic plans to discuss his future with Los Angeles Galaxy chiefs after a frustrating first season in Major League Soccer. Swedish star Ibrahimovic has made a prolific start to his MLS career, scoring 17 goals in
12 hours ago

Al Ahly cruise into Champions League semis

Al Ahly cruised into the semifinals of the 2018 Caf Champions League after they claimed a 4-0 win over Horoya AC at the Al-Salam Stadium in Cairo on Saturday night. The result in the second leg of
12 hours ago

Govt urged to redeem Eurobonds and Chinese loans using ZCCM-IH toxic shares

Peter Sinkamba Green party president peter sinkamba has advised Finance Minister Margret Mwanakatwe to consider selling some government assets in all mining companies as a way to redeem Eurobonds and high-interest Chinese loans. Mr. Sinkamba hopes that
12 hours ago

‘HAUNTED’ BED LEADS TO DIVORCE

By NATION REPORTER A MARRIED woman narrated in a local court in Lusaka that she got sick whenever she slept in a bed which her husband bought. The issue of the haunted bed came up in a
12 hours ago

IT WASN’T ADULTERY AFTER ALL…

By NATION REPORTER A MAN accused of committing adultery walked out of a local court holding the woman’s hands when the case was dismissed because the other party did not pay any dowry to seal the marriage.
13 hours ago

Chas and Dave: Chas Hodges dies aged 74

13 hours ago

Iran’s Rouhani fumes at US after Ahvaz parade attack

The gunmen shot at civilians and soldiers Iranian President Hassan Rouhani has criticised the US following a deadly attack on a military parade. Gunmen opened fire at Revolutionary Guard troops in the south-western city of Ahvaz on
13 hours ago

Nigerian pirates kidnap 12 crew from Swiss cargo ship

Piracy continues to be a problem off the coast of Africa Pirates have kidnapped 12 crew members from a Swiss cargo vessel in Nigerian waters. Massoel Shipping said its vessel, MV Glarus, was carrying wheat from Nigeria’s
13 hours ago

INJURED WORKER CRIES FOUL: ACCUSES COAL MINE OF NEGLECTING HIM AFTER INJURY

By NATION REPORTER A SIGNALS man at Nkandabwe Column Coal mine in Sinazongwe, Frank Siachose, whose leg was broken into three pieces following an accident while working underground has accused his employers of abandoning him and not
13 hours ago

WOODLAND DAY PATROL

A SERVAL cat, cut across the trail in front of me.  It leapt across the trail, in a hurried pace, stopped to look back then continued on its way. I halted in my stride, Peter who was
14 hours ago

Govt urged to address low participation of women in leadership positions

chipenziThe Governance, Elections, Advocacy, Research Services (GEARS) Executive Director Mcdonald Chipenzi has challenged both government and women organizations to find a last solution to the low number of women participation in leadership positions. Mr. Chipenzi tells QTV
14 hours ago

Remains of the bus accident victims arrives in the country

Bodies of the victim of the Monday bus accident that perished in Polokwane, South Africa remains of the eleven have arrived in the country. Eleven people died in a road accident along the n1 in Polokwane in
14 hours ago

Maniac: The new James Bond director’s experimental Netflix drama

If you like to unwind with a formulaic drama that you can half-watch while scrolling through Instagram – and still be able to keep up with the plot – Maniac is probably not for you. Boasting a
14 hours ago

SOUTH AFRICA WILL ALWAYS REMEMBER ZAMBIA

Limpopo-Sunday 23rd September 2018 South Africa will always remember the hospitality that was extended to to its people during the difficult years of apartheid. Speaking on behalf of the South African Provincial Government, Member of Executive Council
14 hours ago

ESTHER LUNGU FOUNDATION TRUST DONATES TO UTH

By NATION REPORTER THE University Teaching Hospital (UTH) is the pinnacle for all health services in the country and should lead the way in keeping the medical facilities clean, says First Lady, Esther Lungu. Ms Lungu was
14 hours ago

WOMAN NARRATES HOW SHE EXPOSED HUBBY’S LIE

By NATION REPORTER I COULDN’T believe it when I saw my husband’s clothes on the clothes’ line of another woman’s house after we separated as he said he would go to his parents because he had no
15 hours ago

Habazoka Urges Patriotic Discourse Around Zambia

Economist Lubinda Habazoka has stuck to his positivist stance on national matters decrying the damage the negative publicity has done to Zambia. Habazoka says his positivist outlook is aimed at helping build confidence in the Zambian economy.