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Council of Churches and Catholic Bishops don’t want Ministry of Religious Affairs

The Zambia Conference of Catholic Bishops and the Council of Churches of Zambia has opposed the proposed formation of the Ministry of National Guidance and Religious Affairs. In a joint statement, Zambia Conference of Catholic Bishops President Teresphore Mpundu and CCZ President Dr. Alfred Kalembo said the Church and State should be and continue to

DEC charges ZNFU officials with theft by public servant and money laundering

The Drug Enforcement Commission has officially arrested two Zambia National Farmers Union (ZNFU) officials for money laundering activities, reports Pan African Radio Journalist Hermit Hachilonde. In a statement unveiled to the media today the 20th September, 2016, DEC Public Relations Officer Theresa Katongo said Ndambo Evelyn Munkombwe Ndambo, 43, an Executive Director at the ZNFU

ZNFU Financial Scandal-How the top brass diverted billions to fund lavish lifestyles

Details have started emerging of how senior officials at the Zambia National Farmers Union embezzled billions of Kwacha in donor funds meant to help small scale farmers. About 70 small scale farmers who are direct beneficiaries of the donor support will be affected. In court papers prepared by the Drug Enforcement Commission, ZNFU Executive Director

PF will not support Tasila Lungu for Deputy Mayor elections-Davies Mwila

PF Secretary General Davies Mwila says Mpulungu Ward 23 Councillor Christopher Shakafuswa remains the party’s candidate for the position of Lusaka Deputy Mayor. Mr Mwila said the party has since instructed all its councillors to vote for Mr Shakafuswa. He said anyone going against that decision will be subjected to disciplinary action which can include

Lungu’s proposed discussions on Barotseland Agreement ‘too little too late’ – Barotseland Post

The recently sworn in but disputed Zambian president, Edgar Chagwa Lungu, has once again put himself up for public scrutiny by declaring that his government will soon start the process of discussing the defunct 1964 Barotseland Agreement. According to the 19:00 hrs Monday prime time news monitored from Zambia’s national and government broadcaster, ZNBC, Mr.

Lungu’s daughter ignores PF directive

Newly elected Nkoloma ward councillor and  President Edgar Lungu’s daughter Tasila Lungu has ignored her party’s position on fielding in Christopher Shakafuswa as Lusaka Deputy Mayor and instead declared her intentions to stand for the position.   The ruling Patriotic Front in Lusaka earlier gave instructions to all councillors  to support the candidature of Christopher