Musenge Disbands NDC

De-registered National Democratic Congress (NDC) legally recognized National Secretary, Mwenya Musenge has disbanded the party. Musenge has announced that after having failed to re-register the NDC he would now form a new political party under a different name. He has advised members of the disbanded party either join him or form their own party. This…

Chiyangi Declares Chipolopolo Ready for Sihlangu Clash

Chipolopolo caretaker coach Aggrey Chiyangi says Zambia will not consider themselves favourites going into Sunday’s away clash against eSwatini in the Cameroon 2020 African Nations Championship first qualifier. Speaking during the pre-match press conference at Mavuso Sports Stadium, Chiyangi said Zambia was expecting a tough challenge from the Sihlangu. “In today’s football there is nothing…

Illegal Land Allocation Persists In Chingola

The Chingola Municipal Council says it is battling with unscrupulous individuals who have continued to allocate land illegally. Public Relations Officer Ramona Phiri said some unscrupulous individuals are selling land meant for commercial and residential purposes to unsuspecting members of the public. She said the Council will not be held liable for any loss of…

$30m Science Centre to Be Constructed In Zambia

The United Nations Technology Bank (UNTB) has agreed to set up a regional centre for Science, Technology and Innovation in Zambia at a cost of $30 million. Higher Education Minister Dr Brian Mushimba has said the decision to allow Zambia to host the regional centre of excellence for the SADC region was reached during a…

Petauke Man Kills Self after Murdering Wife

A 37-year-old man of Petauke in Eastern Province identified as Felix Mwambula has committed suicide after allegedly murdering his wife. Police Public Relations Officer Mwaata Katongo has stated that the murder is reported to have occurred around 02:00 hours today while the suicide happened later around 11:00 hours. “The victim allegedly had a domestic dispute…

Insurance Companies Urged To Embrace Technology

By Balewa Zyuulu   The Insurers Association of Zambia –IAZ- has implored insurance companies to embrace technology in order to improve the current low insurance penetration in the country. According to IAZ president Paul Nkhoma, only 2.8 percent of adult Zambians are insured. Mr Nkhoma observes that lack of awareness coupled with cultural issues have…