12 hours ago

Nkana Crowned Barclays Cup Champions

Nkana Football Club are the 2018 Barclays Cup champions after defeating Young Green Buffaloes 3-0 in a well-attended match that had President Edgar Lungu, a sworn Kalampa supporter in the stands at Heroes Stadium. Wusakile’s golden boy
12 hours ago

REJECT ANARCHIST LEADERS, PULE ADVISES ZAMBIANS

By NATION REPORTER CITIZENS should not support and entrust opposition leaders who are instigating anarchy with the republican presidency because they may plunge the country into chaos, says Christian Democratic Party president Danny Pule. Dr Pule, a
12 hours ago

IMF MEETINGS CORDIAL, SAYS MWANAKATWE

By NATION REPORTER “MY meetings with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) officials who were recently in Zambia were cordial and grounded on mutual respect,” says Minister of Finance Margaret Mwanakatwe. Ms Mwanakatwe said the IMF delegation comprised
13 hours ago

BE FIRM WITH LAW BREAKERS-PULE

The Christian Democratic Party- CDP- has urged the Zambia Police Service to be firm on people that are abrogating the law. Party President Dan Pule says people have continued inciting students and the public because the Police
13 hours ago

WORLD BANK THANKS ZAMBIA FOR HOSTING IDA MEETING

The World Bank has thanked the Zambian government for agreeing to host its International Development Association IDA 18th High Level Mid-Term Review Meeting. World Bank Vice President for Development Finance, Axel Van Trotsenburg says the meeting is
13 hours ago

DRC CONGO EMBOLA DEATH TOLL HITS 200

The death toll from an Ebola outbreak in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo has risen to more than 200, the health ministry said on Saturday, reports the AFP. The ministry said it had recorded 201 deaths from
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Govt completes construction of 14 palaces – Sichalwe

Chiefs and Traditional Affairs Minister Lawrence Sichalwe says government has so far completed the construction of 14 palaces across the country under phase one of the construction project. In an interview Mr. Sichalwe says of those completed
13 hours ago

Zambia ready to respond to any Cholera outbreak

Health Minister Dr Chitalu Chilufya says the country is ready and prepared to respond to any outbreak of cholera or any disease that might come during the rainy season. Dr Chilufya says his ministry is working hard
13 hours ago

Liverpool make hard work of victory over Fulham

Goals by Mo Salah and Xherdan Shaqiri took Liverpool from third place to the top of the Premier League for a couple of hours at least with a 2-0 victory over bottom club Fulham at Anfield on
13 hours ago

Chipata Commemorates Remembrance Day

CHIPATA this morning (Sunday) joined the rest of the world in observing the Remembrance Day. This is a solemn occasion to remember the people who lost their lives in the two world wars. In his sermon during
13 hours ago

UNZA Elects New President After 2 Year Union Ban

The University of Zambia has elected Warran Hamusanga as the new University of Zambia Students Union (UNZASU) President in elections that lasted more than 24 hours. Students turned out enmasse to vote with the count taking almost
13 hours ago

Happy Birthday President Edgar Chagwa Lungu

President Edgar Lungu celebrates his 62nd birthday today. Leave a message for Zambia’s sixth Republican President. 116 Comments MMD November 11, 2018 Happy birthday Mr president, may God continue to protect and bless you and your family
13 hours ago

I PUT IN MY BEST – MUTATI

By MUKOSELA KASALWE I THANK President Edgar Lungu for having placed his trust and confidence in appointing me to serve in his Cabinet if they were any shortcomings it must have been due to human limitations, says
13 hours ago

HH BLASTED

By SIMON MUNTEMBA in Lupososhi United Party for National Development (UPND) President Hakainde Hichilema should be held accountable for his malicious utterances and agenda aimed at frustrating government’s efforts, Kanchibiya Member of Parliament Martin Malama has said.
13 hours ago

AUNTY T PUB HOSTS CRESCENDOS

By TERENCE MISELO AUNTY T Pub and Grill formerly Ale House in Kabwata tomorrow comes alive with another Street Party featuring a live band with the group calling itself the Crescendos. The pub which has now gained
13 hours ago

LUNGU STOP INVESTIGATING HH BEFORE ZAMBIA GOES INTO FLAMES – KBF

Patriotic Front Party Lawyer and election strategist Kelvin Fube Bwalya has stated that if President Edgar Lungu goes ahead with his planned investigations and arrest of the UPND President Hakainde Hichilema on a non issue like ZAFFICO,
14 hours ago

BUPE & MAPALO HAVE A SISTER BUT …

The parents of Bupe and Mapalo the formerly conjoined twins have welcomed a new baby girl, who has been named after first lady Esther Lungu. The mother Lydia Mwape says looking after her children is a challenge
14 hours ago

LUNGU TURNS sixty two

President Edgar Lungu has called on the Zambia Army to get involved in economic activities. President Lungu says the army’s involvement should not only be centered on Agriculture but production of equipment. The Head of State says
14 hours ago

CHIEFDOM BOUNDARIES UNDER REVIEW

Chiefs and Traditional Affairs Minister Lawrence Sichalwe says the ministry is working with the Ministry of Lands to redo the 1958 boundary map of chiefdoms to reduce wrangles. Mr. Sichalwe says the revised map will have topographic
14 hours ago

Israelis ‘kill Hamas commander’ in Gaza exchange of fire

Seven Palestinians including a local Hamas commander have been killed during an Israeli operation in the Gaza Strip, Palestinian officials say. Israel’s military said one if its soldiers had been killed and another wounded in “operational activity”
14 hours ago

California wildfires: Death toll rises to 31 with 200 missing

The death toll in wildfires sweeping California has risen to 31, with more than 200 people still unaccounted, officials have said. Six more people were confirmed killed in the Camp Fire in the north of the state,
14 hours ago

Farmers should adequately prepare for El-niño- Senior Chief Madzimawe

Senior Chief Madzimawe of the Ngoni speaking people of Kasenengwa district of eastern province has noted the need for farmers to adequately prepare for the reported El-niño as they plant their crops during this year’s farming season.
14 hours ago

UPND Sesheke MP Dies

Sesheke UPND Member of Parliament Frank Kufakwandi has died. Kufakwandi died in South Africa on Monday morning. The death of the Sesheke lawmaker is a blow to the UPND that lost its Mangango lawmaker Naluwa Mweene in
14 hours ago

CBU Students Question Bursary Award Disparity

Students at the Copperbelt University have students raised queries on why only 1, 500 students have been awarded loans instead of the advertised 2000. The students who staged a mini protest have expressed dissatisfaction on how the
14 hours ago

Nkana Water Owed K300 Million

Nkana Water and Sewerage Company have said the water utility is failing to meet the demand for water supply due to a lack of finances for expansion programmes apart from loan funded projects that are ongoing. Public
14 hours ago

BE PATRIOTIC, ZAMBIANS TOLD

By AARON CHIYANZO ZAMBIANS should emulate the patriotism of the people of Israel because it has greatly contributed to the massive and quick development of that country, Ministry of Lands and Natural Resources permanent secretary Trevor Kaunda
14 hours ago

WORLD BANK NODS ZAMBIA’S ECONOMIC PATH

By MUKOSELA KASALWE THE path taken by Zambia to decentralise and involve citizens in the planning and budget process will enhance public accountability of national resources says, World Bank Finance and Governance Lead, Rama Venkateswaran. Mr. Venkateswaran
14 hours ago

30 MILLION FACEBOOK ACCOUNTS WERE HACKED

BY STANLEY MWIINGA IT hasn’t been a good year for Facebook. The company announced that hackers had gained access to 29 million personal accounts in a massive data breach.  At the time of the initial disclosure, Facebook
14 hours ago

UPND Sesheke MP Frank Kufakwandi dies in a South Africa Hospital

UPND Sesheke Central Member of Parliament Frank Kufakwandi has passed on while undergoing treatment in a South Africa Hospital. Hon. Kufakwandi, 67, passed on at Arwep Hospital in Johannesburg. Hon. Kufakwandi was elected to parliament on a
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WINA OFF TO MONGU

Vice President Inonge Wina is on Monday expected in Western Province for a two day visit. The Vice President is expected to arrive in Mongu in the afternoon and call on the Litunga of the lozi people