Press "Enter" to skip to content

Posts published in “Day: May 4, 2023

Gold eludes Zambia

By SHAMAOMA MUSONDA and SANDRA MWILA AT Levy Mwanawasa Stadium – ZAMBIA sprinted to eight medals at the just-ended Confederation of African Athletics (CAA) 2023 under-18 and 20 Championships with the 4X400m boys relay team sending the fans into frenzy with a silver medal winning performance. Read more

FNB partners Posterity Solutions, KUPES to accelerate youth mentorship initiatives

By ANDREW MULENGA – THE First National Bank (FNB) has signed a K750, 000 one-year partnership with Posterity Solutions and KUPES Young Women Network to accelerate youth mentorship and empowerment initiatives.Speaking on the strategic partnerships FNB Zambia head of strategic marketing and communications Kasali Kaingu said the bank would continue making deliberate efforts to support […]

CEC expands market share

By KENNEDY MUPESENI – THE Copperbelt Energy Corporation Plc (CEC) has in the past one year connected power to greenfield mines on the Copperbelt as it looks to expand power supply beyond the area. Read more

K200m paid out in insurance cover

By TELLAH HAZINJI – THE insurers have paid out more than K200 million in insurance cover to more than one million farmers against climate change-related risks through the Farmer Input Support Programme (FISP) in the last six years.

Read m...

Proflight launches Lusaka to Cape Town flights

By CHATULA KANGALI – PROFLIGHT Zambia has launched the first-ever direct flights between Lusaka and Cape Town, reinforcing the airline’s new-found dominance of the skies between South Africa and Zambia.The Cape Town service is Proflight’s fo...

Does immunity enjoyed by former president extend to his family?

By KENNEDY LIMWANYA –CAN law enforcement officers conduct a search at the residence of a former president without having their immunity lifted?This is the question that has been raised by some sections of society following the search that was conducted by the Zambia Police at former president Edgar Lungu’s Ibex Hill residence in Lusaka.Senior Patriotic […]

Police Surround Former President Lungu’s House

[VOA] Lusaka, Zambia -- Police in Zambia have surrounded the home of former President Edgar Lungu and are demanding they search it as part of a corruption probe.

UNZA woes to end soon – HH

By JOSEPH BANDA – PRESIDENT Hakainde Hichilema has assured the University of Zambia (UNZA) community that the Government will resolve the challenges facing the learning institution and restore its glorious days.Mr Hichilema who visited the university yesterday said the Government would work with the university council, management and the student’s union to ensure that challenges […]

Media, Govt must forge ties to grow democracy, says President

By FELIX NKINKE – THE Government and the media should develop a mutually beneficial relationship to grow the country’s democracy through freedom of speech and expression.In a message to mark World Press Freedom Day, President Hakainde Hichilema said the media’s role was not just to inform the people but also provide a platform for the […]

ZDA records $8.6bn investment pledges

By KETRA KALUNGA – THE Zambia Development Agency (ZDA) has recorded 81 investment pledges valued at US$8.6 billion in the first quarter of 2023 as compared to $8.4 billion recorded the whole of 2022.

read more