Xenophobia: Hundreds of Somalians in Ndola spend night in the rain

Over two hundred Somali families in Ndola have spent a night in a garage amidst heavy rains. The families were displaced from their houses by Police following violent riots that rocked the City of Ndola. Watch Zambians stealing food from Somalian shops in the name of rioting here Some of their houses have been damaged […]

Sata’s nephew among 4 drug traffickers arrested for cocaine

Sata’s nephew among  4 drug traffickers arrested for cocaine

On December 12, 2012, the Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) arrested a 25-year old woman and three men for trafficking in cocaine. And Velaphi Stein, the woman on whose person the drugs were found wrapped on her thighs and stomach is a pure Zambian citizen but the DEC misled the nation that she could be British. […]

God showed me the Connecticut shooting in August – TB Joshua

As video purporting that TB Joshua prophesied the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Connecticut, USA has emerged. According to the video on Youtube, TB Joshua was shown the tragedy by God on August 6, 2012. In the video, Prophet T.B. Joshua advised that we must look deeper into our issues of homeland security. […]

Sata tells Oasis Forum to stop playing to the gallery

President Michael Sata has told the Oasis Forum to stop playing to the gallery. And Sata say the Oasis Forum may win praises for issuing anti-government statements but that will not take them anywhere. Sata was reacting to concerns by the Oasis Forum that Zambia is at Cross roads because of the current government’s conduct. […]

Has Chituwo also being recruited to cause confusion in MMD?

Has Chituwo also being recruited to cause confusion in MMD?

Mumbwa MMD MP Brian Chituwo seems to be having pressure from somewhere and suddnely. Chituwo, who is also MMD vice president for administration  today (Saturday) held a  press briefing where he was supposed to pledge loyalty to party president and the MMD at large. But Chituwo used the occasssion to denounce the decision by party leader […]

‘It was foolish of us to vote a person of Sata’s calibre’

Dear Editor, First of all I would ask that my name and contact details be withheld for obvious reasons. This is the first time I have voiced out complaining about the many happenings in our country joining the many other voices that are disaapointed and frustrated at the rate of development at the direction our […]

Kabimba orders police to arrest YALI officials for meetings over constitution

Kabimba orders police to arrest YALI officials for meetings over constitution

Justice Minister Wynter Kabimba has ordered the police to arrest members of Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) for holding meetings on the constitution making process. A few months ago, Kabimba banned NGOs from holding meetings unless when supervised by the government under its Technical Committee Drafting the constitution. But NGOS like YALI deem the ban […]

Yamba orders ZRA to reinstate Bradwel, the ‘corrupt’ company Sata stopped payment of K4b for supply of scanners

Yamba orders ZRA to reinstate Bradwel, the ‘corrupt’ company Sata stopped payment of K4b for supply of scanners

Secretary to the Treasury Fredson Yamba has instructed Zambia Revenue Authority to reinstate the company that President Michael Sata accused of corruptly supplying scanners to ZRA. Just after assuming power in late 2011, the PF government appointed a commission of enquiry headed by Kingsley Chanda to investigate the various corrupt activities and contracts at ZRA […]

All Cargo trains stop moving due to fuel shortages

For the first time in Zambia since recorded history, TANZANIA Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) cargo trains have not been moving since last month due to shortage of fuel. Workers Union of TAZARA acting general secretary Josam Nkhoma confirmed in an interview yesterday that cargo movement had been suspended, leaving only passenger trains operating between Kapiri […]