Children’s corner With Panic Chilufya TODAY May 25, Zambia and the rest of Africa are celebrating African Freedom Day; a day of great significance for the people on the continent. Initially, this day, which was celebrated on April 15 was founded in 1958 when Kwame Nkrumah of Ghana convened the First Conference of Independent States
Ruling PF Secretary General Davies Chama has dismissed lists circulating that shows members who have been adopted to stand as Members of Parliament under the PF ticket. “It has come to our attention that people are producing names to the Public which they claim to have come from the PF Secretariat. Kindly be advised that
African Finance ministers meeting this week at the Annual Meetings of the African Development Bank (AfDB) must step up and respond to the super-El Niño events ravaging East and Southern Africa, said Oxfam. Over 50 million people face food shortages across Eastern, Horn and Southern Africa due to poor harvests last season and extreme El
Can We Help? Pastor & Mrs Banda Dear Raphael and Namukolo, I am a girl aged 18. There is this guy I liked, and he liked me and he even proposed to marry me. But my interest in him faded when he asked for sex. I am a virgin so I declined, and he got
LINDA NYONDO, Lusaka RENOWNED Freedom fighter, Chibesa Kankasa has called on women to champion peace before, during and after the August general elections. Mama Kankasa said in an interview in Lusaka recently that women should endeavour to advocate for peace in their respective political parties and the nation at large. “Women should not be involved
Urgent call for Electoral Commission to meet with ZAF We have called on the Chairman of the Electoral Commission of Zambia to urgently meet with ZAF to address outstanding concerns regarding the scheduling and approval process for flight permissions du...
SITEMBILE SIWAWA, Lusaka THE Non-Governmental Organisations Coordinating Council (NGOCC) has embarked on a community project dubbed ‘Ending early marriages’ in Luapula and Northern provinces. In a statement, NGOCC executive director Engwase Mwale said the organisation has been prompted to carry out the project in the two provinces due to the high number of girls married