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Posts published in “Day: August 3, 2015

Inonge Wina Rubbishes Kambwili’s Threats On ZNBC, CBU Workers

[Zambian Watchdog] Vice-president Inonge Wina has rubbished claims by chief government spokesperson Chishimba Kambwili that it is government's position that striking lecturers at the Copperbelt University and ZNBC workers must be fired.

Copperbelt UPND Reject GBM’s Veep Appointment

[Zambia Reports] UPND Officials on the Copperbelt are in serious panic after the appointment of Former Kasama Central Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba as Vice President.

Malawi President Praises the First Republican President

[Times of Zambia] Malawian President Peter Mutharika has eugolised First Republican President Kenneth Kaunda for the significant role played in the country's liberation and that of other African countries.

Three Chiefs Back PF

[Times of Zambia] Three chiefs from Luapula Province have pledged to back Patriotic Front (PF) aspiring candidate, Anthony Kasandwe for this Thursday's Bangweulu parliamentary by-election.

Mutharika’s Visit to Zambia Fruitful

[Times of Zambia] Malawian President Peter Mutharika has described his visit to Zambia as fruitful and positions the two neighbouring countries on a renewed path of deeper bilateral ties.

‘Embrace New Members’

[Times of Zambia] Presidnt Edgar Lungu has said those not ready to welcome new members in the Patriotic Front (PF) are going against the building blocks on which the party was founded.

Youngster Otile Claims Uganda Golf Open Title

[New Times] Twenty-year old Ronald Otile of Uganda made history by claiming the Tusker Malt Uganda Open Golf Championship at first attempt in professional category at the Kitante 72-par golf course in Kampala on Saturday.

Africa Is in Vanguard of Ending Death Penalty

[The Conversation Africa] The death penalty is declining worldwide despite a surge in executions during the first few months of 2015 in countries such as Saudi Arabia and

Dangote Opens New Cement Plant in Zambia, Output Hits 45m Tonnes

[This Day] As Dangote Cement Plc prepares to formally open its new cement plant in the Southern African nation of Zambia tomorrow, the company's total output is expected to hit 45 million metric tonnes per annum (mmtpa) on the African continent.

U.S Warns PF Govt for Incarceratingp Barotse Activists Without Trial

[Zambian Watchdog] Information reaching the Zambian watchdog indicates that the Zambian government's sudden transfer of four Barotseland independence activists from Mwembeshi prison to Mukobeko maximum prison in Kabwe to commence trial was as a result ...

Chatte Wins Mt Gorilla Rally Title

[New Times] Kenyan driver Jaspreet Chatte navigated by Craig Thorley emerged winner of the Rwanda Mt Gorilla Rally championship that ended yesterday in Gahengeri, Rwamagana District.

Qualify for Rio Olympics – Kalu

[Times of Zambia] FOOTBALL Association of Zambia (FAZ) President Kalusha Bwalya has urged the Under-23 side to aim at qualifying for the Rio 2016 Olympics Games after securing a slot at Senegal 2015 African Championships.

Buffaloes Punch Their Way to Victory

[Times of Zambia] BOXER Chester Simpungwe was yesterday clobbered by Bwalya Lumbwe during the ongoing Midlands Amateur Boxing Association (MABA) tournament under the auspices of the Zambia Agriculture and Commercial Show in Lusaka.