Arresting Of Opposition Politicians For Holding Public Discussions Denting The Ruling PF’s Image

By Lomphande Muzumi   A Political Scientist Euston Chiputa has charged that the continued arresting of opposition political party leaders whenever they hold public discussions is not only denting the image of the ruling patriotic front but an assault on democracy. Dr Chiputa’s sentiments come in the wake of the arrest and detention of opposition…

Solwezi Council Kills 37 Stray Dogs

The Solwezi Municipal Council, in partnership with the Zambia Police Service and the Veterinary Department have shot dead over 37 dogs suspected to be stray, unvaccinated and unregistered under the ongoing stray dog elimination exercise in the District. Council Assistant Public Relations Manager Esther Chirwa has disclosed the development in an interview, saying the dogs…

Mushimba Assures That Govt Will Maintain UNZA, CBU As Premier Learning Institutions

Minister of Higher Education Brian Mushimba says Government will maintain the University of Zambia (UNZA) and Copperbelt University (CBU) as the country’s premier learning institutions in the wake of the mushrooming of private universities. Speaking on the sidelines of a Harvard Ministerial Leadership Training in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, the minister said UNZA and CBU being…