By PERPETUAL SICHIKWENKWE – FORMER President Edgar Lungu’s political advisor Kaizar Zulu yesterday took fresh plea in a matter he is charged with failure to report to the nearest immigration officer at the point of entry and failure to surrender a Diplomatic Passport.Zulu, through his defence lawyer Joseph Chirwa, urged Lusaka Principal Magistrate Sylvia Munyinya […]
Posts published in “Day: April 4, 2023”
By CHATULA KANGALI – THE Government has reduced fees for services under the Patents and Companies Registration Agency (PACRA) in a bid to lower the cost of business operations in Zambia.The Government has also made amendments on mergers and acqu...
By JAMES KUNDA – ZESCO Limited has given a 30- day amnesty to all those that have illegal electricity connections to report to the power utility or face prosecution.
By KENNEDY MUPESENI – SHAREHOLDERS of the ZCCM-Investments Holdings Plc (ZCCM-IH) have approved the Kansanshi Mine royalty conversion where it is assured of 3.1 per cent of Kansanshi’s total revenue. Read more
By JAMES KUNDA – UNITED Bank for Africa (UBA) Group chairperson Tony Elumelu has lauded the increased engagement between the United States (US), Zambia and other African countries.Mr Elumelu, who was in the country alongside US Vice-President Kamala Harris at the weekend, anticipated an outcome of increased entrepreneurial opportunities for the continent through the interactions. […]
THE other day, I was listening to President Hakainde Hichilema speak when he shared the podium with United States Vice-President Kamala Harris as he eloquently navigated those piercing questions from local and international Press corps. I had never been so impressed with the manner, poise and body language.I smiled and mused, “Yes, this is my […]
By SANDRA MWILA – THE Heroes National Stadium and OYDC-Zambia sports facilities remain in doubt to host the Confederation of African Athletics (CAA) 2023 Under 18 and 20 Championships due to delays in starting rehabilitation works. Read more
By SANDRA MWILA – SPORTS minister Elvis Nkandu says hosting the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) should not only be a preserve for North and West African countries. Read more
By JANE MWANSA – A TAXI driver and a bus operator have been apprehended in Mbala for allegedly aiding and abetting 11 illegal immigrants from Burundi and Tanzania.
By FELIX NKINKE – THE Burkina Faso military police have confirmed shooting dead a Zambian missionary working for the White Fathers, describing the incident as tragic.
By CHUSA SICHONE – THE Government has exposed unscrupulous people using President Hakainde Hichilema’s name to swindle unsuspecting members of the public.Chief Government Spokesperson Chushi Kasanda said some people were stealing money under the guise of administering cash grants upon applying for the relief grant. Read more
By JAMES KUNDAPRESIDENT Hakainde Hichilema has revealed a scheme in the Auditor General’s office which is illegally skipping audits and systematically covering up corruption cases involving people with political and financial influence. Read more
[HRW] Natalie Chilikwela is done with talking. The 18-year-old has experienced the harmful impacts of toxic lead contamination in her hometown of Kabwe her whole life and has listened to many promises from politicians - but nothing much has changed. As...