September 19

  • Africa: Nations Bid for 2019, 2021 AFCON Hosting

    CAF

    Algeria, Cameroon, Côte d'Ivoire, Guinea and Zambia have all made their final push for considerations to be granted the rights to host and organize the Africa Cup of Nations... Read more »

  • Zambia: Sata Fails to Complete Speech

    Zambia Reports

    President Michael Sata's much anticipated speech before before parliament today did not go as planned, as the head of state was unable to complete his prepared speech, leaving the... Read more »

  • Zambia: Political 'Conman' Cosmo Mumba Chased From State House

    Zambia Reports

    New Revolution Party leader Cosmo Mumba who is also president Michael Sata's confidant was on Wednesday chased from State House on by First Lady Christine Kaseba. Read more »

  • Zambia: How Can Dr Kaseba Proudly Giggle At Sata's Frail Frame? [opinion]

    Zambia Reports

    Watching First Lady Dr Christine Kaseba giggling as a frail looking President Michael Sata suffered through his 29 minutes torturous speech performance in parliament raised the... Read more »

  • Zambia: Sata Upbeat

    Times of Zambia

    PRESIDENT Michael Sata yesterday officially opened the fourth session of the 11th National Assembly and sounded optimistic of the country registering further positive economic... Read more »

  • Zambia: The Emails That Got Kabimba Fired

    Zambia Reports

    An exclusive source close to the Office of the President Special Division has leaked a dossier of allegedly hacked emails which are said to be the primary materials that were used... Read more »

  • Zambia: Mining Surveyor Linked to Corrupt Licensing Scam

    Zambia Reports

    Geological Survey Director Chipilauka Mukofu has been named in a mining licence scam in which scores of both local and foreign investors have been duped. Read more »

  • Zambia: PF Members Want Fresh Elections in Eastern

    Zambia Reports

    Intra-party strife and divisions have resurfaced within the Patriotic Front (PF) membership in Eastern Province where party members are now calling for fresh elections to usher in... Read more »

  • Zambia: State House Continues Barring Journalists

    Zambia Reports

    The barring of journalists from covering President Michael Sata's address in parliament has continued to cause consternation among media personnel from the private media. Read more »

  • Zambia: President Sata Set to Open Parliament Today

    Zambia Reports

    President Michael Sata will today open the fourth session of the 11th National Assembly and could endure the longest public appearance in months as his health status repeatedly... Read more »

  • Zambia: M'membe and Kabimba Meet With GPP

    Zambia Reports

    The recently ousted Patriotic Front Secretary General Wynter Kabimba may be looking for a new home, as well as his ally Fred M'membe. Read more »

  • Zambia: Zambia's Youngest Party Issues Vision Statement [press release]

    Zambia Reports

    The following vision statement was distributed by the Genuine People's Platform (GPP) for Unity and Development (Jubilee Platform): Read more »



September 18

  • Zambia: Sata's Son Slaps Official

    Zambia Reports

    There was a dramatic scene at State House on Wednesday morning when Lusaka Mayor Mulenga Sata slapped his father's spokesperson George Chellah for unspecified reasons while warning... Read more »

  • Zambia: Taxation and Organized State Criminality - the Case of Zambia [opinion]

    Fahamu

    The serious allegations of tax fraud made against the publisher of a Zambian newspaper implicate a number of top ranking government officials and institutions, starting with... Read more »

  • Zambia: Critical Notes On the Legal System of Zambia [opinion]

    Fahamu

    The whole Zambian legal system needs to be revamped. Still deeply rooted in its colonial origins, the system has stifled creativity and stunted the possible independent growth of... Read more »

  • Zambia: Tutu Hails Zambia's Fight Against Child Marriages

    Times of Zambia

    Anti-apartheid icon Desmond Tutu is impressed with the remarkable coalition amongst stakeholders in fighting child marriages in Zambia. Read more »

  • Zambia: UPND Pinpoints Sata's Parley Address

    Zambia Reports

    The United Party for National Development (UPND) has pinpointed areas it expects President Michael Sata to address among them the constitution making process and the high cost of... Read more »

  • Zambia: Kariba Dam to Get Facelift

    Zambia Reports

    The Kariba Dam may get some stitch up after the European Union, Africa Development Bank and Swedish government stepped in to provide the US$280 million required to refurbish over... Read more »

  • Zambia: Palan Sexual Harassment Case Adjourned

    Zambia Reports

    The sexual harassment case involving Game Stores manager Vincent Palan has been adjourned to October 13 after the magistrate handling the matter did not show up. Read more »

  • Zambia: Peter Tosh Remembered in Style

    Times of Zambia

    LAST Saturday to Sunday morning, late reggae legend Peter Tosh's disciples converged at the Munda Wanga Botanic Gardens in Lusaka to commemorate his 27th anniversary. Read more »

  • Zambia: Zambia Free From Landmines

    Times of Zambia

    THE use of a phrase landmine, is still controversial and haunting most of the people who have experienced it. Read more »

  • Zambia: Architectural White Elephants a Drain On Financial Resources

    Times of Zambia

    YES, you have of course met him, the smartly dressed brethren who is always in Pierre Cardin suits and carries with him a piece of mutton cloth in his pocket specifically for... Read more »

  • Zambia: Deliver From Hospitals, Expectant Mothers Urged

    Times of Zambia

    THE Government has called on expectant mothers to always deliver from health centres to reduce the maternal mortality rate in the country. Choma District administrative officer... Read more »

  • Zambia: MAMBA Sends 34 Engineers to India

    Times of Zambia

    MAAMBA Collieries Limited (MCL) is sending 34 graduate engineers to India to improve the technical skills in the maintenance and operation of Coal Fired Thermal Power Plants... Read more »

  • Zambia: Faz Complains On Uganda's Misconduct

    Times of Zambia

    THE Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has written to the Federation of Uganda Football Association (FUFA) to register its displeasure concerning the misconduct of the delegation... Read more »

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