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Posts published in “Day: August 5, 2015

You Don’t Own Public Media, Kambwili Told

[Zambian Watchdog] The Media Liaison Committee (MLC) has told Information and Broadcasting Minister Chishimba Kambwili that he does not own the public media in Zambia.

On Kambwili’s Orders, ZNBC Suspend Unionist

[Zambia Reports] Following threats by information minister Chishimba Kambwili, ZNBC workers' union leader Martin Maseka has been served with suspension for advocating a petition to remove Director General Richards Mwanza.

Finally Lungu Wakes Up, Puts Foot Down On Emmanuel Mwamba

[Zambian Watchdog] President Edgar Lungu has finally put his foot down and told Emmanuel Mwamba to take up his appointment as envoy to South Africa or he would revoke the appointment and block him from being adopted as candidate for Kasama.

Opinion Hichilema’s Undemocratic Tendencies

[Zambia Reports] For the past 10 to 15 days, one Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba has hit headlines across a variety of media - whether online or traditional outlets. His only 'sin'; defecting to the opposition United for National Development (UPND). Well, there...

2,400 Link Zambia Roads On the Cards

[Zambia Reports] The Road Development Agency (RDA) has disclosed that about 2, 400 kilometers of roads are being worked on across the country under the Link Zambia 8000 Road Project.

Dangote Creates 7,000 Jobs in Ndola

[Zambia Reports] ATLEAST 7,000 jobs, of which 1,000 will be direct, will be created after the Dangote Industries cement plant commissioned by President Lungu yesterday becomes fully operational.

Nawakwi Is Careless, Says Mumbi Phiri

[Zambia Reports] PATRIOTIC Front (PF) deputy secretary-general Mumbi Phiri says people "carelessly" criticising the leadership of President Lungu are sending wrong signals to the outside world.

Chikwanda’s Daugher Withdraws Adultery Case

[Zambia Reports] FINANCE minister Alexander Chikwanda's daughter, Bwalya, has withdrawn a divorce case where Lusaka lawyer Mutakela Lisimba was cited for committing adultery with her.

Police Arrest 3 CBU Students for Demo

[Zambia Reports] Police in Lusaka are holding three Copperbelt University students for being involved in a peaceful demonstration in Kitwe town centre to demand for the reopening of the Copperbelt University.