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Posts published in “Day: January 7, 2016

Civil Servants Cheated Again

[Zambian Watchdog] While President Lungu was busy forcing civil servants to attend the signing of Constitution Amendment Bill, his government through the Payroll Management Division was busy reducing and removing the very little Salary Increments which...

‘You Can Apply for Dual Citizenship Now’

[Times of Zambia] THE Ministry of Home Affairs has encouraged all interested Zambians living in the diaspora and non-Zambians living in Zambia to apply for dual citizenship following amendments to the Constitution that have now been assented to by Pres...

Kafue Fire Fighter Nabbed

[Times of Zambia] A KAFUE District Council fire fighter has been arrested for setting ablaze a fire tender during riots that erupted on New Year's Day.

Ndola Father in Defilement Drama

[Times of Zambia] A NDOLA father's attempt to block a case involving the defilement of his three-year-old daughter has backfired after members of the family reported the matter to the police.

Fr Bwalya Says UPND in Losing Mode

[Zambia Reports] Father Frank Bwalya says the opposition is psyching its members over an inevitable election defeat by alleging that the ruling party is conniving with the intelligence to lay the ground for rigging.

Lubinda Positioning to Be Hichilema’s Running Mate

[Zambia Reports] Given Lubinda is back in the limelight with yet another conspiracy against him pushed forward alleging that he is looking to arm twist his way as a running mate in this year's elections in either the ruling PF and the opposition UPND.

Talking Cancer – Getting the Tests

[Zambia Reports] In the last couple of weeks I have been approached by several men wanting to know how and where they can have screening for prostate cancer. It has actually occurred to me that this column is indeed being read by a lot of people and I ...

Opinion – HH Should Learn From Nevers Mumba

[Zambia Reports] Most African Countries have passed the 50 year mark after their independence. Many political, economic and social commentators have alluded to the fact that Africa now needs to look at how to seek that economic and social independence....

Lungu, PF Smuggling Campaign Vehicles Into Zambia

[Zambian Watchdog] President Edgar Lungu and PF have in the past two months been bringing in vehicles meant for campaigns in the 11th August general election, without paying any taxes at the border. The scam has robbed the national treasury more than f...

Over 700 More Miners to Lose Jobs

[Zambian Watchdog] Over 700 miners are set to lose their jobs at Kalumbila mine in North Western Province.

Kitwe Cop Shoots Private Citizen in Leg

[Zambia Reports] The reputation of the Zambia police continues to be dragged in the mud with yet another officer embroiled in a scandal after shooting at a private citizen in Kitwe.

PF Makes Good of Constitution Signing

[Zambia Reports] The Patriotic Front has made good on the landmark Presidential assent of the Constitution Amendment by urging critics not to play down the feat.

HH Sues Times, Daily Mail

[Times of Zambia] OPPOSITION United Party for National Development (UPND) president Hakainde Hichilema has dragged two public media houses and Patriotic Front (PF) Secretary? General Davies Chama to court for alleged defamation of character.

Angolan Club After Katongo

[Times of Zambia] ANGOLAN club, Kabuscorp FC have expressed interest in signing Green Buffaloes captain, Christopher Katongo.

Mealie-Meal Price Drops

[Times of Zambia] SEVEN of the 2, 000 solar-powered milling units have been installed in Northern Province, bringing the price of mealie- meal down to K48 per 25 kilogramme bag of roller meal in Kasama District and surrounding areas.