TIZ CONFIDENT BACKS SICHEMBE

By Christabel Lumingu:Transparency International Zambia -TIZ- is confident that new Auditor General Dick Sichembe will ensure public resources are used prudently.TIZ – Zambia Chapter President Reuben Lifuka says Dr. Sichembe should use his vast experience to ensure controlling officers are accountable.Mr. Lifuka says controlling officers should adhere to the public financial management act to ensure…

MUMBA NODS CLERGY

By Mary Mwiinga:MMD President Nevers Mumba says it is important to honour and celebrate the clergy because of the important role they play in society.Dr Mumba says Zambia today prides itself as a Christian nation because of the sacrifices made by men and women of God through preaching of the gospel.He was speaking during a…

ZAMBIA RANKED SEVENTH

By Mary Mwiinga:Forbes, a renowned global media has ranked Zambia as one of the best seven top tourist destinations in Africa to visit in 2020.Forbes Travel top Billing of Zambia comes barely two weeks after CNN rated Zambia among the top twenty destination tourists must visit this year.Zambia’s lower Zambezi National park was described as…

FISH HIM OUT!!

By Fatima Mawele:Gender Minister, Elizabeth Phiri has challenged the police to bring to book, a man, who is accused of impregnating a 14-year-old juvenile in Lusaka’s Kanyama Township.The named man allegedly defiled the girl last year, making her pregnant, and the matter has been reported to a local NGO, Concerned Citizens for Human Rights and…

CHIEF NYAMPANDE IS DEAD

January 18, 2020January 18, 202014By ZANIS:Chief Nyamphande of the Nsenga speaking people of Petauke District of Eastern Province has died.The traditional ruler died last night at Petauke District Hospital after a short illness.Senior Chief Kalindawalo of the Nsenga speaking people confirmed the death to ZANIS in Petauke .Chief Kalindawalo has described the late Chief Nyamphande…

PF TO EMPOWER MORE WOMEN

By Patrick Mulenga:Patriotic Front Member of the Central Committee Margaret Mwanakatwe says the party will continue empowering women so that they can contribute positively to national development.Mrs. Mwanakatwe says the empowerment will come in form of finances and helping more women to access land.She was speaking when she addressed a gathering during the PF women…