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Posts published in “Day: October 15, 2015

PF Lack Ingenuity, Says Antonio Mwanza

[Zambia Reports] Forum for Democracy and Development (FDD) spokesperson Antonio Mwanza says the Patriotic Front Government lacks capacity and ingenuity to run the affairs of the nation.

ACC Says Has Joined FIFA’s Kalu U.S $80,000 Probe

[Zambian Watchdog] THE Anti-Corruption Commission says it has made headway, with help from international investigators, in probing FAZ president Kalusha Bwalya's alleged bribe at the 2011 FIFA congress.

Stop Teaching Girls How to Dance in Bed – Chief

[Zambian Watchdog] CHIEF Mulolo of the Chewa people in Chadiza district, Eastern Province, has warned people in his chiefdom to stop initiating schoolgirls in traditional dance troupes because the practice is contributing to the high school dropout rate.

Kambwili Says Even in India There Is Loadshedding

[Zambian Watchdog] PF Government Spokesperson Chishimba Kambwili has claimed that India is experiencing load shedding of power from 14 hours to 18 hours daily yet President Lungu was not the President of that country.

Low Rainfall and Crippling Power Shortages Hit Zambia’s Economy

[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Lusaka, Zambia -Brenda Nglazi Zulu has tried to adapt to the power cuts that sometimes leave her home in the capital Lusaka without electricity for half the day. She bought a gas stove and installed solar panels to help kee...

Wina Talks Leakages

[Zambia Reports] Vice President Inonge Wina gave a lukewarm statement on the leakage of the Presidential speech to the media 24 hours before delivery in parliament by saying the matter was still under investigation.

FAZ- No Money to Pay Bills, but Money to Bribe Councillors Is Available

[Zambia Reports] Zambia's Football Association executive this weekend spent thousands of kwacha to accommodate and bribe councillors for the reconvened annual general meeting in the build up to the 2016 Annual General Meeting, but failed to pay its due...

Civil Servants in Pay Increase

[Zambia Reports] Three trade union mother bodies have signed new collective agreements with government over improved conditions of service.

Mongu Bishop Urges Catholics to Speak Out Towards 2016 Polls

[Zambian Watchdog] As Zambia starts the journey towards next year's 2016 presidential and parliamentary elections, the Bishop of Mongu Diocese, Evans Chinyemba, OMI has issued a plea to the Catholic lay faithful to take up their duties and responsibili...

Bridget Atanga Joins UPND

[Zambia Reports] Former Patriotic Front Deputy Secretary General Bridget Atanga has joined the opposition United Party for National Development, UPND, after the ruling party threw her to the fringes of the main structure.