AMISOM Praises Zambia Police’s Professionalism

Robert Mwanza in Somalia-The African Mission in Somalia-AMISOM has hailed the professionalism by the Zambia Police officers deployed in that country for peace building operations. ZNBC’s Robert Mwanza reports from Somalia that AMISOM Police commissioner Augustine Kailie says the contributions of the Zambia Police officers have helped in the rebuilding of Somalia. Commissioner Kailie has […]

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Refrain from Harassing Supporters Of Bill 10-EL

President Edgar Lungu has described as primitive those harassing Members of Parliament that have supported the restoration of the Constitution amendment bill to the order paper in Parliament. The head of state says the harassment is unwarranted and does not conform to the tenets of democracy. The President was speaking in an interview with journalists […]

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Zambezi River Authority in $81m Budget

The Zambezi River Authority Council of Ministers has approved an $81million 2020 budget, with the main expenditure being channeled towards the rehabilitation of the Kariba dam and preparatory activities for the development of the Batoka Gorge Hydro Electricity Scheme. This follows the Annual Zambezi River Authority Council of Ministers meeting held in Zimbabwe today. The […]

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African Youth Chess Tournament Hangs in Balance

The Chess Federation of Zambia -CFZ says it has a shortfall of K10,000 from the initial K40,000 budgeted to cater for logistics for the African Youth chess tournament slated for 14th to 22nd December 2019 in Namibia. CFZ president Mukubulo Chilufya says the 30 thousand raised so far has largely come from parents hence his […]

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Don’t Sell those Contracts,Mwale Urges Locals

Housing and Infrastructure Development Minister Vincent Mwale has warned local contractors not to sell the 20 per cent sub-contracts they are given to big construction companies as doing so is killing the industry. Mr Mwale said government is creating a conducive environment by ensuring that local contractors have a bigger share of available construction jobs. […]

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EL Condemns Shooting Incident In Mpulungu

By Hannock Kasama-President Edgar Lungu has condemned the shooting incident reported in Mpulungu, Northern Province in the aftermath of the council by-elections. The President expressed sadness that one person was injured in the incident. President Lungu says according to reports one of the opposition members opened fire at the victorious Patriotic Front -PF members, who […]

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PF Asks Chungu to Step Aside After Election Loss

PF Secretary General Davies Mwila has given PF Northern Province chairperson Lazarous Chungu a 24-hour ultimatum to step down. Mr. Mwila says the PF Central Committee will act if Mr. Chungu, who is also Northern Province Minister, does not resign as provincial Chairperson. He says the party leadership is not happy that it lost an […]

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COSAFA: Mutapa Humble Before Comoros

By Chansa Kunda-Zambia Under-20 Coach Osward Mutapa says his side will not undermine their next group B opponent’s despite their four-nil defeat to Malawi . Zambia, who opened their 2019 COSAFA tournament with a five-nil victory over Botswana, face The Comoros Islands tomorrow at the Nkoloma stadium. Mutapa told ZNBC News that the team has […]

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Govt Is Enhancing Rural Education-Tasila

By Patrick Mulenga-Nkoloma Ward One Councillor, Tasila Lungu says the Government has prioritised the enhancement of education especially in rural areas in order to create equality among Zambians. Speaking when she officiated at the Francis Chipasha Award at Kansenje basic school in Kafue, Ms Lungu said education is the only tool that provides equality to […]

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Lungwangwa Gets Death Threats Over Bill 10 Stance

By Hannock Kasama-United Party for National Development -UPND- Nalikwanda Member of Parliament Geoffrey Lungwangwa says he has been receiving threats on his life. This allegedly follows his decision NOT to walk out of Parliament in protest against the restoration of the Constitution Amendment Bill 10 on the Order Paper on Tuesday. Out of the 58 […]

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