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LAZ urges ACC to deal with Kabimba firmly, doubts seriuosness of probe

The Law Association of Zambia has been inundated with requests from various stakeholders to comment on the alleged investigations by the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) of the two members of the Executive namely Hon. Wynter Kabimba and Hon. Geoffrey B. Mwamba. We as an Association have not commented on the matter in order to allow the […]

Mbala district has completely run out of meallie meal, Zambia’s staple food. People in the vast district are running to and from in search of the commodity which went out of stock over the weekend. Some residents talked to said their is serious suffering in the area as people do not know what to do […]

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Transparent International Zambia (TIZ) has condemned Justice Minister Wynter Kabimba for creating unnecessary confusion when he was called for interrogation at the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) offices yesterday. On Monday, Kabimba, who is PF general secretary, refused to be interrogated privately over the alleged bribes he received in pushing for a contract for Trafigura Oil saying […]

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Expelled MMD National Secretary Richard Kachingwe has been abandoned by all NEC members. He has only been left with his lawyer Hobday Kabwe. When formally announcing Kachingwe’s expulsion from the party today, party chairman Kabinga Pande was given solidarity by Party president, Nevers Mumba, vice president for political affairs Michael Kaingu, Party Spokesperson Dora Siliya and deputy national secretary […]

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All is set for the launch of the one trillion kwacha Chama- Matumbo Road Construction Works in Chinsali District of Muchinga Province by President Michael Sata on Wednesday this week. The road construction which is one of the major projects to be undertaken in the province will create 1000 new jobs during the construction period […]

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There are 2.04 million people in Zambia (population 13.8 million) who are HIV positive. One of them is journalist Enock Ngoma, deputy news editor at a national daily paper, the Times of Zambia. He has worked in newspapers for 22 years. In addition to his editorial work, Ngoma writes a weekly column, Aids Corner, in […]

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Lusaka – Zambia’s High Court on Monday heard that HIV-positive prisoners were being denied access to life-prolonging drugs and a balanced diet, on the opening day of a landmark human rights case. Convicted prisoner George Mwanza has accused the authorities of violating his human rights and those of other HIV-positive inmates by failing to provide […]

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Mr Sata and the PF promised Zambians largesse, milk and honey in 90 days but they made the pledges without proffering a shred of evidence about how exactly they would achieve their promises making Mr Sata’s presidency horrendous in just over a year.

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Leader of the MMD Die Hard Youth Wing Bowman Lusambo has reportedly fled. Meanwhile, police on Monday searched the house of MMD leader Nevers Mumba. Lusambo is one of the people that expelled MMD National Secretary Richard Kachingwe reported to police on Sunday after he was unceremoniously hounded out of his office. Lusambo is reportedly trying […]

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When Copper is being exported from Zambian mines, it is escorted to the border by private guards from specialised security firms mostly based in Kitwe. But here in the picture, the special guards from one such firm fall asleep while guarding trucks of copper as they made a stop over in Kafue. The export copper […]

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