NEWS

October 21, 2019
HRC PIX

CONGESTION IN CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES INCREASED FROM 206 PERCENT IN 2014 TO 321 PERCENT IN 2017-2018-HRC

  By Christopher Chisi   The 2017-2018 State of Human Rights Report in Zambia has revealed that congestion in correctional facilities has increased from 206 percent […]
October 20, 2019
zctu

CONTINUED POLITICAL INTERFERENCE IN THE RUNNING OF MARKETS AND BUS STOPS ANNOYS ZCTU

  The Zambia Congress of Trade Unions has cautioned government to be wary of the continued political interference in the running of markets, bus stops and […]
October 20, 2019
CTPD MWIINGA

CTPD CONFIDENT ESKOM WILL EXPORT ELECTRICTY TO ZAMBIA DESPITE IMPLEMENTING THE LOAD SHEDDING

  By Mwenya Mofya   Despite South Africa’s power utility firm, ESKOM implementing the stage-1 load shedding for 14 hours a day, the Center for Trade […]
October 19, 2019
RC

GOVT PONDERS RE-RELOCATING BUFFALOES FROM SOUTH LUANGWA NATIONAL PARK

  By Mwenya Mofya   The government will engage the Department of National Parks and Wildlife to consider the re-relocation of Buffaloes to other national parks […]
October 19, 2019
BISHOP KAKUWA

THE CHURCH CONDEMNS THE USE OF GUNS BY POLITICAL PARTY CADRES

      By Christopher Chisi   A Lusaka based Clergyman has called on both Ruling Patriotic Front and the Opposition United Party for National Development […]
October 18, 2019
IMG-20191018-WA0007

Zambia’s Ambassador to Brazil Explores Measures to stir Agricultural Productivity Amid Climate Change

  By Patrick Soko Zambia’s Ambassador to Brazil Explores Measures to stir Agricultural Productivity Amid Climate ChangeIn view of Mitigating the impact of Climate Change in […]
September 26, 2019
National-Health-direct-mail

GOVT ADVISED TO DEFER THE NATIONAL HEALTH INSURANCE SCHEME

Government has been advised to further defer the deduction of contributions towards the national health insurance scheme until civil servants are given a meaningful salary increment.  […]
September 6, 2019
MN MINISTER

GOVERNMENT PONDERS TO IMPORT POWER FROM MOZAMBIQUE

    By Mwenya Mofya   The government is considering importing about 300 to 400 megawatts of electricity from Mozambique in view of cushioning the current […]