Zambia, South Korea seal economic deal

MACKSON WASAMUNU, Seoul ZAMBIA has signed an Economic Development Fund Co-operation Agreement with South Korea aimed at promoting economic co-operation between the two countries. Minister of Foreign Affairs Harry Kalaba yesterday signed on behalf of the Zambian government while his South Korean counterpart Yun Byung-se signed for his country. The signing ceremony took place at

Ecuadorian knocks out Zambia’s Olympics hopes

SYLVESTER CHISHIMBA, Lusaka MIDDLEWEIGHT Ben Muziyo’s Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games dream was on Monday night shattered after losing to Ecuadorian Delgado Suarez Mario at the World Boxing Championship in Baku, Azerbaijan. National team coach Kennedy Kanyanta, who confirmed the result from Azerbaijan yesterday, said Muziyo lost the fight on points. Kanyanta said Delgado dominated

Stop violence, political leaders urged

MAPALO LUPUPA, Chinsali MUCHINGA Province permanent secretary Bright Nundwe has called for the participation of political parties in stopping violence to ensure peace before, during and after the August 11 general elections. Mr Nundwe said the violence that has been reported in various parts of the country must be stopped. “When cadres know that their

Lungu is peace messenger – Mumbi Phiri

YANDE SYAMPEYO, Isoka PATRIOTIC Front (PF) deputy secretary general Mumbi Phiri says President Lungu and the ruling party’s leadership do not support bloodshed. Mrs Phiri said violence and destruction of property have no place in Zambian politics, as they are retrogressive to the development of the country. She said this here yesterday when she featured