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Posts published in “Day: May 31, 2016

African States Unite Against Illicit Cash Flows

[Times of Zambia] THE 51st edition of the African Development Bank (AfDB)'s annual meetings came to a close in Zambia's capital Lusaka last week with the bank making several pronouncements aimed at developing the continent.

Chipolopolo Arrive in Guinea

[Zambia Reports] The Chipolopolo boys have jetted in Guinea Bissau four days before the crucial Group E 2017 Gabon Africa Cup qualifier.

Kabwata Comes Alive During Nominations – Gunshots Fired

[Zambia Reports] Kabwata came alight as three parliamentary candidates did as everyone across the country filed their nominations for the August 11 general elections. Gunshots were fired in Kabwata with Clement Tembo allegedly attempting to disperse ca...

Hapunda Adds Historical Juicy to Presidential Race

[Zambia Reports] Political survivalist Brian Hapunda has given a touch of history as the country gears up for the August 11 elections. Hapunda provided insight on the Patriotic Front pre-convention fights that wound up with Edgar Lungu as the ruling pa...

ECZ Maintains Al Ghurair to Print Ballot Papers

[Zambia Reports] The Electoral Commission of Zambia was once again pushed to state the obvious by reiterating that there will be no turning back on the Dubai based Al Ghurair printing ballot papers and the holding of the referendum alongside general el...

Scorpions Held At Home By Zambia

[Daily Observer] The Scorpions of The Gambia were last night held to a goalless draw by the Chipolopolo of Zambia in an international friendly match played at the Independence Stadium in Bakau.

Iwayafrica Launches Fibre Services in Zambia

[CIO] iWayAfrica Zambia has announced the launch of its fibre to the premises offer to business and consumers. This is the latest connectivity service to be launched by iWayAfrica Zambia, which is also part of Gondwana International Networks, a pan-Afr...

Gambia Share Spoils With Zambia

[CAF] Gambia played out a barren draw with visiting Zambia on Monday, 30 May 2016 in Bakau ahead of next month's Gabon 2017 AFCON qualifier against the Bafana Bafana of South Africa.

Record Loan Secured to Boost Zambia Power Grid

[CAJ News] STANDARD Chartered has partnered with the United States to deliver a term loan worth US$60 million to Zambia's Electricity Supply Corporation (ZESCO) to finance capital expenditure for the Lusaka Transmission and Distribution Rehabilitation ...

Kazungula Bridge Set to Open Zambia/Botswana Transport Corridor

[The Herald] The Kazungula Bridge project is set to open up the transport corridor between Zambia and Botswana, a move which will see Zimbabwe lose out on transit revenue. The project is being carried out with partial financial assistance from the Afri...

Potipher Tembo Cross to UPND to Contest Chawama

[Zambia Reports] The lineup for Lusaka Province candidates for the opposition United Party for National Development has been completed with a few surprises.

UPND Running Mate Mystery Continues

[Zambia Reports] With two days to go before filing in their nomination, the opposition United Party for National Development has continued sidestepping the position of their running mate saying the National Management Committee is yet to sit to deliber...

Is Electoral Commission Under Attack to Discredit Polls?

[Zambia Reports] THE current anti-Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) crusade is a well calculated and deliberate attempt by the cartel aimed at denting the good image of the commission, Campaigns for Clean Politics executive director Justine Katongo ...

Ruling Party Losing Seat to Mwanawasa?

[Zambia Reports] I am sure Sata is just saying, "You see what I was talking about iwe ka Chilufya, and am responding, "I am sorry I was wrong you are right". I am a Sata legacy carrier and I will not let him down even in his death.

I’m the Best Presidential Candidate, Claims Nawakwi

[Zambia Reports] Forum for Democracy and Development (FDD) leader Edith Nawakwi says she is the best among all the ten citizens seeking to become Republican President after the Thursday 11th August 2016 General Election.