6 hours ago

HUNDREDS MOURN CHIEF MWAMBA

By KELVIN SICHIZYA HUNDREDS of Kasama residents from all walks of life converged at Kasama Airport yesterday to receive the body of Senior Chief Mwamba of the Bemba people. The grief stricken residents, the majority of whom
6 hours ago

MUSHIPE REPORTED TO COPS OVER ‘FALSE INFORMATION’

By AARON CHIYANZO PATRIOTIC Front (PF) media director, Sunday Chanda has reported UPND lawyer, Martha Mushipe to the police for circulating an article alleging that he has instructed thugs to burn UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema when he
7 hours ago

CHIEF SIKUFELE TELLS KAPATA THAT HE SUPPORTS GOVT

Senior Chief Sikufele of the Mbunda people of Manyinga district in North Western Province has reaffirmed his support for the Government of the day. The traditional ruler says this is contrary to reports that he is supporting
7 hours ago

MSISKA ELECTED AAPAM PRESIDENT

Secretary to the Cabinet Roland Msiska has been elected President of the African Association of Public Administration and Management (AAPAM). Dr. Msiska who was elected at the just ended AAPAM Annual Conference in Gaborone Botswana, will run
7 hours ago

CBU SCHOOL OF MEDICINE: SIMUKANGA OVERULES MUJAJATI

The Higher Education Authority -HEA- has overturned the decision by the Health Professions Council of Zambia -HPCZ- to withdraw three health related programmes at the Copperbelt University Michael Chilufya Sata School of Medicine in Ndola. This was
7 hours ago

PF’s Harry Kalaba Adopted as Democratic Party 2021 Presidential Candidate

For Immediate Release Internal Party Leadership Changes Democratic Party adopts Bahati Patriotic Member of Parliament Harry Kalaba as its official Presidential candidate  for 2021 Elections 12th November 2018 The Democratic Party has resolved to adopt Hon Harry
7 hours ago

Stop shifting the blame to others, sober up and pick up a mirror, Kelvin Bwalya Fube says

LUSAKA Lawyer Kelvin Bwalya Fube says the recent ZAFFICO riots on the Copperbelt are just a tip of the iceberg of the many bottled-up frustrations simmering in a growing majority of Zambians. Fube in a statement said
8 hours ago

TOP STAR TO HIT 1M DECODER OWNERS

Top Star Vice President Cliff Sichone says expressed confidence that the company will reach one million decoder owners by the end of this year. He said Top Star currently has the widest terrestrial TV coverage on the
8 hours ago

AVIOD RECKLESS STATEMENTS-LUNGU

President Edgar Lungu has appealed to all citizens to act responsibly and avoid reckless statements that can undermine the country’s peace and stability. The Head of State says Zambia has a well-established reputation of hospitality and friendliness 
8 hours ago

ZRA INTERCEPTS TRUCK WITH CHICKEN PIECES

The Zambia Revenue Authority -ZRA- has intercepted a truck loaded with smuggled chicken pieces at Katima Mulilo border in Sesheke, Western Province. ZRA Corporate Communications Manager Topsy Sikalinda says the chicken pieces are worth 2 hundred and
8 hours ago

HH A DANGER TO THE NATION – KAPYANGA

By NATION REPORTER UPND Leader Hakainde Hichilema has lost relevance to the country’s political landscape through his lies and malice, PF National Youth Executive Committee Member Francis Robert Kapyanga has charged. Mr Kapyanga said it was disheartening
8 hours ago

RTSA TO REMEMBER VICTIMS OF ROAD ACCIDENTS

By NATION REPORTER THE Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) will on the 18th of November, 2018 commemorate the World Day of Remembrance, dedicated to the millions of people killed or injured in road crashes, chief executive
9 hours ago

STOP LIES

… Falsehoods will spark anarchy- chief Chikwanda By AARON CHIYANZO THE opposition should immediately stop spreading lies about parastatals being sold to the Chinese because the country now risks being plunged into anarchy, chief Chikwanda of Mpika
9 hours ago

CBU MEDICAL STUDENTS PLEAD FOR DIALOGUE

By NATION REPORTER A FORMER Copperbelt University (CBU) School of Medicine student leader says the Health Professions Council of Zambia (HPCZ) should have continued to dialogue with management before taking a drastic decision to withdraw recognition. Former
10 hours ago

SHEPOLOPOLO IN CAMEROON FRIENDLY

Zambia’s Shepolopolo will on Monday face Cameroon in their last international friendly in Abidjan before the African Women’s Cup of Nations -AWCON- kicks off this Saturday. The preparatory match will be played at 16:00 hours local time,
10 hours ago

POOL UNION CONSIDERS WOMEN’S LEAGUE

Zambia Pool Union says it has plans to incorporate a women’s league in next season’s Spice 8 and Black pool leagues. Union General Secretary Tesfa Shinkombwe says the women’s league needs to be extended to other parts
10 hours ago

HEA overrules HPCZ over CBU

Prof. Stephen Simukanga HEA Director General The High Education Authority (HEA) has directed the Copperbelt University (CBU) to continue running the Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery and Bachelor of Dental Surgery Learning Programmes until further notice,
10 hours ago

PF Consoles UPND On Kufakwandi Death

12th November 2018 The Patriotic Front has learnt with shock and profound grief the passing on of UPND’s Sesheke Member of Parliament  Hon. Frank Kufakwandi who has died in South Africa after an illness. Government evacuated Hon.
10 hours ago

Higher Education Authority Reinstates CBU Medicine Programs

HIGHER EDUCATION AUTHORITY SAYS CBU SHOULD CONTINUE BACHELOR OF MEDICINE, BACHELOR OF SURGERY AND BACHELOR DENTAL SURGERY PROGRAMMES The Higher Education Authority (HEA) has directed The Copperbelt University (CBU) to continue running the Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor
10 hours ago

MINISTER UPBEAT ON SOS VILLAGE SCHOOL

By NATION REPORTER GOVERNMENT will do everything possible to ensure operations continue at SOS Children’s Villages Zambian School, Ministry of General Education David Mabumba has said. Mr Mabumba said government would come on board to see it
10 hours ago

FOLLOW PROCEDURE, PROPERTY DEVELOPERS WARNED

By KALOBWE BWALYA PROPERTY developers who are not following the right procedures risk their projects being halted, Lusaka province Minister Bowman Lusambo has warned.  Mr Lusambo appealed to  property developers to seek approval from Lusaka City Council
10 hours ago

Upcoming parliamentary and local government by-elections campaigns going on peacefully

THE Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) has advised all stakeholders in the upcoming parliamentary and local government by-elections to desist from destabilizing restraining citizens from exercising their rights to vote. In a statement, ECZ Public Relations Manager
11 hours ago

Police is justified to probe riots against sell of ZAFFICO – Pule

The Christian Democratic Party (CDP)has charged that the Zambia Police is justified to institute investigations into last week’s Kitwe riots staged against the alleged sell of ZAFFICO. CDP leader Dan Pule says if a crime was committed
11 hours ago

‘DISINFORMATION CARTEL BACK AT WORK’

By AARON CHIYANZO THE cartel of misinformation that is working with imperialists to agitate for regime change in Zambia is back, former Patriotic Front (PF) Kanyama constituency aspiring candidate Chrisantius Changwereza has warned. Mr Changwereza said that
11 hours ago

FALLEN WORLD WAR HEROES REMEMBERED

By KALOBWE BWLAYA PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu yesterday led dignitaries, war veterans and government officials in laying wreaths at the cenotaph in Lusaka in remembrance of fallen heroes who died during the first and second world wars. President
12 hours ago

Dementia threat: 5-minute scan ‘can predict cognitive decline’

A five-minute scan could be used to spot people at risk of dementia before symptoms appear, researchers claim. Scientists used ultrasound scanners to look at blood vessels in the necks of more than 3,000 people and monitored
12 hours ago

UPND SESHEKE MP KUFAKWANDI DIES

Sesheke UPND Member of Parliament, Frank Kufakwandi has died. Mr. Kufakwandi died in South Africa after an illness. Health Minister Chitalu Chilufya and Zambia’s High Commissioner to South Africa Emmanuel Mwamba have confirmed the death to ZNBC
12 hours ago

The singer who works weekly shifts in a charity shop

Billie Marten doesn’t seem to wear her cloak of youth lightly. “I’m 19 years old – it’s the worst thing about me,” she says when asked her age. Expanding on this, she says: “I guess it’s just
12 hours ago

Macron rejects nationalism on Armistice Day

French President Emmanuel Macron has urged world leaders marking the centenary of the World War One Armistice to reject nationalism. Addressing leaders in Paris – including US President Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin – he
12 hours ago

Just ended IMF mission was grounded in mutual respect – Mwanakatwe

Minister of Finance Margaret Mwanakatwe has described as cordial and grounded in mutual respect the just ended mission by a team from the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Mrs. Mwanakatwe says the IMF team finished their mission on