[East African] Zambia's Health Minister Chitalu Chilufya has tested positive for Covid-19 as the country's cases surpassed the 1,000 mark.
Posts published in May 2020
[International Consortium of Investigative Journalists] Senegal, one of West Africa's largest economies, has torn up its tax treaty with Mauritius as debate rages over the island tax haven's impact on developing economies.
[Nation] Zambia's Information Minister Dora Siliya has tested positive for coronavirus, state TV reported Saturday.
[African Arguments] Five countries have gone ahead with elections. Nine have postponed. A dozen more are up in the air.
[HRW] "Where will we go looking for land? There isn't any land left," Elisabeth, a 24-year-old mother of four, asked me in 2016. She, along with other rural residents of the Serenje district of Zambia's Central Province, was displaced seven years ago -...
[SAIIA] The largest continent in the world today is no longer a physical geographical location but a virtual one. Cyberspace has redefined how people, businesses and the global economy operate. However, the emergence of the digital economy has also res...
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[The Herald] The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has approached President Mnangagwa to mediate in its long-standing border dispute with Zambia in his capacity as chairman of the Sadc Organ on Politics, Defence and Security Cooperation.
[Times of Zambia] Zambia's COVID-19 epicentre has moved from Lusaka to Nakonde after it was announced that 76 out of the 85 new cases reported yesterday, the largest single-day reporting, came from the border town.
[Times of Zambia] The Patriotic Front (PF) in Livingstone has hailed President Edgar Lungu's fourth Coronavirus (COVID-19) national address.
[Nation] Lusaka -Zambia will Monday be shutting its border with Tanzania after the country witnessed the highest spike of Covid-19 infections on Saturday.
[Times of Zambia] THE decision by some farmers in certain parts of the country to sell their maize before opening of the marketing season is worrying especially that in some cases, 'briefcase buyers' are paying as little as K50 for a 50 kilogramme bag.
[Times of Zambia] The Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) says the recently-drafted party manifesto which is expected to be approved at its next national executive committee (NEC) meeting, will allow the party to address the needs of Zambians.
[Times of Zambia] TO take advantage of the higher rainfall in the northern part of Zambia, a company proposes to establish a hydropower scheme at Kundabwika Water Falls at the boundary of Mporokoso and Nchelenge Districts.
[Times of Zambia] National Union of Miners and Allied Workers (NUMAW) president James Chansa has confirmed that Mopani Copper Mine (MCM) employees who were recently sent home when the mining firm placed its Kitwe and Mufulira mining units on care and m...
[Times of Zambia] Seven new cases of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) were reported yesterday, taking the national cumulative total to 153, with the Government stressing the need for enhanced personal hygiene in combating the pandemic.
[Times of Zambia] The Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) says investigations have revealed that the Manyinga accident involving the Power Tools bus in which four people died was caused by another vehicle.
[Nyasa Times] M'mbelwa District Council plans to put a quarantine facility at Mqocha, on the borders with Zambia, as part of the district's Coronavirus (Covid-19) reposnse.
[Times of Zambia] The Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) is reviewing the roadmap for the 2021 general elections following the coronavirus outbreak that has affected the day-to-day lives of citizens.