Dec, 16th 2017
GOVERNMNET will soon come up with a National Land Policy in a bid to bring sanity in the administration of land in the country following anomalies that has seen foreigners acquiring large chunks of land.
Minister of lands and natural resources Jean Kapata disclosed in an exclusive interview with the Sunday Times that the policy was currently in its final stage and would be effected early next year...
Dec, 4th 2017
Economist Lubinda Haabazoka has predicted that in the next ten years, the land question will become relevant in Zambia as it in Zimbabwe and South Africa.
Dr Haabazoka said it is worrying that all the prime land in Lusaka is in the hands of the Chinese.
He predicted that the land issue will be relevant in Zambia in the next ten years as it is in other neighbouring countries such as Zimbabwe and So...
Dec, 2nd 2017
Mwizenge S. Tembo, Ph. D.
Professor of Sociology
Whether you were in Sinjembela in the Western Province, Garnerton on the Copperbelt, Munyumbwe and Chipepo Harbour in the remote Gwembe Valley in the Southern Province, Lake Mweru in Nchelenge in the Luapula Province, Nyika Plateau in the remote corner of the country that is Chama in the Eastern Province, and from NegaNega Hills across from t...
Jun, 16th 2017
ZAMBIA receives £7million every year from diaspora Zambians in the United Kingdom (UK) in remittance, a new research published at the Global Remittance Conference in New York yesterday has disclosed.
And the research has also reviewed that sending money to Africa is more expensive than anywhere else in the world.
The report was commissioned by Financial Sector Deepening Africa (FSD Africa) and ...
Jun, 10th 2017
TREATMENT Advocacy and Literacy Campaign (TALC) says government’s plan to start the producing ARVs locally this year was very significant for the country.
TALC Executive Director Felix Mwanza explained that the production of local ARVs will come as a relief especially to the country’s treasury because Government will no longer spend huge sums of money to procure the drug from other countries.
Feb, 12th 2017
POLICE in Chisamba have arrested a 49-year-old Pastor of Zambia Assemblies of God Africa ( ZAOGA) for allegedly defiling five girls aged between 10 and 14 years, two who are his own daughters.
Central Province Police Commissioner Lombe Kamukoshi confirmed the arrest of Pastor Daniel Mbewe when he allegedly defiled his latest girl, a 14 years old grade six pupil of Mwayasunka Primary school.
Feb, 11th 2017
(Reuters) - U.S. federal immigration agents arrested hundreds of undocumented immigrants in at least four states this week in what officials on Friday called routine enforcement actions.
Reports of immigration sweeps this week sparked concern among immigration advocates and families, coming on the heels of President Donald Trump's executive order barring refugees and immigrants from seven majority...
Feb, 7th 2017
President Edgar Lungu has said that Zambia needs to consult widely before any decision to pull out of the International Criminal Court (ICC) is made.
President Lungu told Journalists shortly before departure for Botswana this afternoon that he will need to ask the people of Zambia on what they think before considering to pull out of the ICC.
President Lungu said that Zambia needs to study the matt...
Aug, 17th 2016
Despite overseeing clear economic decline since taking over as president in January 2015, Edgar Lungu officially won Zambia’s presidential election with 1, 860, 877 votes. The United Party for National Development’s (UNDP) leader Hakainde Hichilema, the challenger many analysts had predicted would capitalise on the country’s economic woes to emerge victorious (and who has disputed the resul...
Jun, 25th 2016
Some Zambian activists took to the Lusaka streets this week to demonstrate against the multinational mining companies during the 6th Zambia International Mining and Energy Conference and Exhibition at the Lusaka Government Complex on Thursday, June 23rd 2016.