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Officers abusing village banking funds to be punished New! 2019-10-22 13:43:20Kitwe District Commissioner Binwell Mpundu has warned officers reported to be misusing funds under the Village bank project being administered by the

The suspected owners of the 51 controversial houses New! 2019-10-22 13:40:36The suspected owners of the 51 controversial houses in Lusaka’s Chalala area have been identified and named. The suspects are Charles Loyana, a Seni

Chinsali council workers down tools, demand their New! 2019-10-22 12:37:48Chinsali Municipal Council in Muchinga Province workers have joined in the on-going countrywide go slow. The council workers who have joined other loc

BETUZ makes submissions on the proposed replacement New! 2019-10-22 12:35:05The Basic Education Teachers Union of Zambia (BETUZ) has made submissions to the Ministry of General Education on the proposed replacement of Grade Se

ZICTA records 200 cybercrime cases involving obscene materials New! 2019-10-22 12:31:27Zambia Information and Communication Technology Authority (ZICTA) says over 200 cybercrime cases involving obscene materials have been recorded from J

President Lungu and National Assembly misjoined from LAZ New! 2019-10-22 12:28:48Zambia’s highest Constitutional Court has misjoined the Republican President and the National Assembly from the petition in which LAZ is challenging

How to implement President Lungu’s 2015 Youth Policy New! 2019-10-22 10:28:00By Mwansa P. Chalwe Snr This article is a follow up on my previous one that dealt with the issue of why the Youth Development Funds (YDF failed to cre

People are angry and frustrated -Bishop Lungu New! 2019-10-22 10:18:32Zambia Conference of Catholic Bishops President Bishop George Lungu says people of Eastern Province are becoming angrier and frustrated with many fail

National Health Insurance Registers 700,000 2019-10-22 07:20:15The National Health Insurance Management Authority says it targets to register about 700,000 people under the National Health Insurance scheme in the

Teachers warned against exam malpractice 2019-10-22 07:15:05The Zambia National Union of Teachers (ZNUT) in Muchinga Province urged all teachers in the area to avoid all forms of malpractice during this year’

Monze Town Council Starts Impounding Trucks Parked 2019-10-22 00:25:36Monze Town Council has started impounding trucks found parked in unauthorized areas as a way enforcing SI 20 of 2018. Task force Chairperson Justin Ch

PF complains to ZICTA 2019-10-22 00:07:50The Patriotic Front has written to the Zambia Information and Communications Technology Authority to complain over the short mobile code being aligned

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Southern Province PS Nabbed for Corruption New! 2019-10-22 11:54:48 The Anti-Corruption Commission in Choma has arrested former Southern Province Permanent Secretary Mr. Sibanze Simuchoba and a Chief Human Resource Ma

NHI Scheme To Register 700,000 In 4 Months New! 2019-10-22 09:55:33 About 700,000 people are expected to be registered under the National Health Insurance scheme in the next four months. National Health Insurance Auth

ConCourt Misjoins Lungu, National Assembly From Bill 10 New! 2019-10-22 09:24:21 President Edgar Chagwa Lungu and the National Assembly of Zambia have been Misjoined from the case in which  Law Association of Zambia petitioned ag

TIZ Executive Director Sued For Divorce 2019-10-22 08:26:47 Transparency International Zambia (TIZ) executive director Wesley Chibamba has been sued for divorce by his wife, Moono Moonga Chibamba, an employee

Kalulushi Council Closes Tongxin Over Pollution 2019-10-22 08:17:57 The Kalulushi Municipal Council has closed Tongxin Company Limited of Kalulushi following a complaint from the nearby community that the company was

No Need To Panic Over Hunger, Says DMMU 2019-10-22 00:36:55 The Disaster Management and Mitigation Unit (DMMU) says there is no need for people to panic over the hunger situation in some parts of the country a

PF Challenges ZICTA to Reveal Source *373”# Code 2019-10-22 00:30:10 The Patriotic Front has complained to the Zambia Information and Communication Technology Authority (ZICTA) over a code sent to mobile phone users pu

Cephas Mukuka Cited for Contempt in MMD Woes 2019-10-22 00:11:51 The Lusaka High Court has cited Nevers Mumba’s MMD faction spokesperson Cephas Mukuka for contempt of court. Mukuka of HSE No. 248/01 Kaunda square

Council Workers Declare National Strike 2019-10-21 23:57:42 The Zambia United Local Authorities Workers Union (ZULAWU) has threatened to down tools to press government through the Ministry of Local government

Zampost Micro finance Liquidated 2019-10-21 23:54:24 The Bank of Zambia (BOZ) has placed under Compulsory Liquidation Zampost Microfinance Limited. Deputy Governor Dr Francis Chipimo has made the announ

Kalulushi Mayor Donates 100 Desks To Lubuto School 2019-10-21 03:19:37Kalulushi Mayor Rashida Mulenga has donated 100 desks to Lubuto Primary school to help address the challenge the school is faced with. Speak

Mulonga Water Engages Stakeholders On Proposed Water Tariff 2019-10-21 03:15:29Mulonga Water Supply and Sanitation Company has begun consultative scoping meetings for tariff adjustments for the period 2020 to 2023.

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UPDATE 2-Zambia scraps sales tax plan in concession 2019-09-27 12:43:07* Sales tax had been a major source of friction (Adds mining chamber reaction, context)

UPDATE 1-Zambia cancels licence of Vodafone franchise holder 2019-09-27 11:16:57LUSAKA, Sept 27 (Reuters) - Zambia's communications regulator said on Thursday it had cancelled the licence for Vodafone's local franchise holder, c

Zambia scraps plan to replace VAT with sales 2019-09-27 08:27:58LUSAKA, Sept 27 (Reuters) - Zambia will not replace its value-added tax (VAT) with a non-refundable sales tax, Finance Minister Bwalya Ng'andu said o

UPDATE 1-Nine countries join U.S. strategic minerals initiative 2019-09-26 16:58:37Sept 26 (Reuters) - The United States on Thursday said nine countries have joined its initiative to help discover and develop reserves of minerals use

Zambia cancels licence of Vodafone franchise holder over 2019-09-26 12:18:05LUSAKA, Sept 26 (Reuters) - Zambia's communications regulator said on Thursday it had cancelled the licence for Vodafone's local franchise holder, c

Nine countries join U.S. strategic minerals initiative 2019-09-26 11:23:05Sept 26 (Reuters) - The United States on Thursday said nine countries have joined its initiative to help discover and develop reserves of minerals use

UPDATE 1-Zambia to import 300 MW power from 2019-09-24 04:38:15LUSAKA, Sept 24 (Reuters) - Zambia's state power utility Zesco Ltd said on Tuesday it had reached an agreement to import 300 MW of electricity from S

Zambia to import 300 MW power from Eskom 2019-09-24 04:01:11LUSAKA, Sept 24 (Reuters) - Zambia's state power utility said on Tuesday it had reached an agreement to import 300 MW of electricity from South Afric

UPDATE 1-First Quantum Minerals denies takeover talks 2019-09-23 09:24:17Sept 23 (Reuters) - Canada's First Quantum Minerals Ltd said on Monday it had no knowledge of any potential takeover bids but confirmed it was in tal

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