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Posts published in September 2016

Tazara, China Set for Talks On Plan to Revive Rail Firm

[Citizen] Dar es Salaam -Chinese capital investment for revamping the Tanzania Zambia Railway Authority (Tazara) is awaiting pending negotiations to decide on public-private partnership (PPP) in the project.

Ugandan Youth Head to Zambia for Skills Training

[Monitor] Kampala -A group of youth have been chosen to travel to Zambia for a one-year training in different business skills so as to train others when they return.

Kambwili, Lubinda On the Edge As Ministerial Posts Shrink

[Zambia Reports] Outspoken former Information Minister Chishimba Kambwili should take heart with his former portfolio still vacant after the second round of announcing cabinet ministers by President Edgar Lungu.

President Lungu Swears in New State House PS, 8 Ministers

[Zambia Reports] President Edgar Lungu has sworn in Chrysta Kalulu as new Permanent Secretary. Kalulu replaces Emmanuel Chilubanama who was fired for bring the name of the office of the President into disrepute.

Angola and Zambia Discuss Police Cooperation

[ANGOP] Luanda -Cooperation in training of personnel was the main focuses on Monday in Luanda at the meeting between police directors from Angola and Zambia.

Lungu Appoints New Agriculture Minister

[Zambia Reports] President Edgar Lungu has appointed Petauke MP Dora Siliya as the new agriculture minister taking over from Given Lubinda.

Zambia Sack Coach

[Vanguard] Two weeks to the all important 2018 World Cup qualifier against Nigeria, the Football Association of Zambia, FAZ has fired Elijah Chikwanda, assistant to former coach, George Lwandanina in a bid to finally lay to rest, the row that erupted o...

Shorunmu – Eagles Must Beat Zambia for Rohr

[Vanguard] Former Super Eagles goalkeepers trainer, Ike Shorunmu, has urged the team to defeat the Chipolopolo of Zambia to brighten their chances of qualifying for World Cup in 2018.

Eagles’ Club Form Sign of Good Tidings Against Zambia – Obuh

[Guardian] Former Flying Eagles coach, John Obuh, has urged the Super Eagles players to ensure they replicate their impressive performances for their various clubs when they meet the Chipolopolo of Zambia in their opening group game of the Russia 2018 ...

Zambia’s Lungu an ‘Embarrassment’, Says Paper

[News24Wire] Africa does not need any strong leaders but strong institutions. This was said by Zambian President Edgar Lungu during the just ended United nations 71st summit in New York.

Mutati Seeks More Avenues for Revenue Collection in Zambia

[Zambia Reports] MINISTER of Finance Felix Mutati has instructed the ZRA to quickly prepare a statutory instrument for the rolling out of toll fees at border posts to increase revenue collection.

Mayoral Inauguration Underway Today

[Zambia Reports] The inauguration of mayors in the 19 councils across the country is underway this morning.

Sundowns Beat Zambian Giants to Reach CAF Finals

[Mamelodi Sundowns FC] Mamelodi Sundowns put in a master class in tactical and technical football to overcome a 2 -- 1 deficit against Zambian side Zesco United at the Lucas "Masterpieces" Moripe Stadium, comfortably winning the second-leg semi-final 2...

Injury Blow for Super Eagles

[Vanguard] The Super Eagles are set to take on Zambia without key central defender Leon Balogun who pulled out injured early during Mainz 05 clash against Bayern Leverkusen.

Hichilema Sets Eyes On 6th Electoral Defeat in 2021

[Zambia Reports] The opposition United Party for National Development has given the biggest indication five-time losing presidential candidate Hakainde Hichilema will be on the ballot in 2021.