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While Information and Broadcasting Minister Kennedy Sakeni insisted that UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema told lies about the existence of problems with the supply of oxygen to UTH, Managemenent at the institution and Minister of Healthy Dr. Joseph Kasonde admitted the existence of the problem at the institution as can be seen from this story carried […]

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The Zambia Information and Communications Technology Authority (ZICTA) says members of the public should not worry about their phone conversations because that no mobile service provider has the capacity to monitor phone calls even after sim card registration. ZICTA Deputy Director General Magarette Chalwe Mudenda said it was important that fears of deprivation of privacy be dispelled as […]

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The Council of Churches in Zambia (CCZ) has condemned the persistence of some media houses for publishing nude photos despite wide condemnation. Speaking to ZANIS in an interview today, CCZ General Secretary, Rev Suzanne Matale said CCZ is disappointed that some media houses have continued to publish nude photos with impunity in this era when […]

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Zambia, the 2012 AFCON champions, have just been kicked out of the tournament after failing to beat Burkina Faso. The game ended 0-0. Burkina Faso advance to the last eight as group winners and will find out their opponents – Togo or Tunisia – in the next round tomorrow. In Group C’s other match this […]

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President Michael Sata will soon announce the appointment of Timothy Walamba as Zambia’s High Commissioner to Ghana. Walamba, 76 years old, is a former Chairman of the Mineworkers Union of Zambia (MUZ) and one of the  three cronies  of the late Frederick Chiluba when he was trade unuion leader. The other two cronies  were late Chitalu Sampa and […]

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Former  Deputy High Commissioner to Canada  Nedson Nzowa has found himself in a fix after President Michael Sata has asked him to do an assignment which Nzowa is at the centre. President Sata has promised to appoint Nedson Nzowa as Permanent Secretary at Ministry of Tourism if he finds something that can implicate MMD President Nevers […]

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The Southern African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (SACCORD) has advised Patriotic front Lusaka province chairman Godfrey Chuumbwe to rise above his kind of politics and take responsibility for the bad behavior of his cadres at the UPND rally. The Southern African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (SACCORD) has advised Patriotic […]

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Some Chipata resident have questioned the quality of the new rebased Kwacha saying the new money has already started fading when it has only been in circulation for a month. A businessman who operates at the Central business district, Charles Tembo, charged that the new money easily fades off and when comes into contact with […]

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The government has dismissed accusations leveled against it by United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema that it has illegally paid First Lady Dr Christine Kaseba K1.5 billion while the University Teaching Hospital (UTH) is in a crisis. In a press statement made available to ZANIS today by the Minister of Information and […]

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Opposition leaders have said colonial law has been used illegally to curb meetings and debate. Louise Redvers of Mail&Guaradian  reports. Opposition leaders arrested, youth meetings banned, political rallies blocked by riot police, allegations of judicial interference and ministerial corruption, smear campaigns in government media and threats and lawsuits against journalists are not part of the image […]

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