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Posts published in “Day: November 29, 2023

DRC trade mission earns ZDA $14m deals

By CHATULA KANGALI – THE Zambia Development Agency (ZDA) has recorded business deals amounting to $13.80 million from the recently facilitated trade mission into Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).The deals consist of confirmed orders valued at $6.6 million and $7.1 million trade leads.ZDA director general Albert Halwampa said the transactions were recorded from 37 Zambian […]

It’s now REIZ Arena Stadium for City!

By SANDRA MWILA – NATIONAL Division One side City of Lusaka has clinched a five-year sponsorship deal with Real Estate Investment Zambia (REIZ) Limited that has seen them get the stadium naming rights.The Woodlands Stadium will now be called REIZ Arena Stadium.The sponsorship package will run for a period of five years at an undisclosed […]

Police identify seven masterminds behind referee’s beating

By JULIUS PHIRI – SEVEN suspects have been identified as having been behind the beating of referee Frank Phiri and his assistants during the FAZ Eastern Province League match between Chipata City Council and Mikalile FC at the David Kaunda Stadium.Phiri, his first assistant Elemiya Phiri and second assistant referee Watch Zulu had to run […]

WAFCON race begins

By SANDRA MWILA – ZAMBIA coach Bruce Mwape has warned his lasses against complacency but aim for victory when they take on Angola today away in the Morocco 2024 Women’s Africa Cup of Nations (WAFCON) second round first leg clash in Luanda.The Copper Queens were exempted from the preliminary round after their third place finish […]

Mpika gold mapping exercise begins

By JAMES KUNDA – THE Government has commenced a mapping exercise to ascertain the possible development of a formalised gold mining tenement in Mpika District’s Kanyelele area.Acting Mines and Minerals Development Minister Chipoka Mulenga said a team of geologists had already visited the area which had been secured to curb illegal activity.Read more

SG gives 10-day ultimatum to surrender PF vehicles

By NAMWINGA MWINGA – PATRIOTIC Front (PF) Secretary General Morgan Ng’onga has issued a 10 days ultimatum to former party members to surrender party vehicles to the secretariat or face legal action.Mr Ng’onga issued the ultimatum in a notice dated November 28, 2023 addressed to all former members of the central committee and former senior […]

‘Leadership at public level key in defeating disease burden’

By JAMES KUNDA – THE third International Conference on Public Health in Africa (CPHIA) has heard that leadership at public level is key in defeating the disease burden currently facing the continent.Speaking during a special ministerial panel discussion on the conference’s sidelines in Lusaka yesterday, Health Minister Sylvia Masebo said Zambia had demonstrated this by […]

‘HH is not obliged’

By JOSEPH BANDA – THERE is currently no law which compels the President of the Republic of Zambia to declare his assets and liabilities every year.Chief Government Spokesperson Cornelius Mweetwa said in Lusaka yesterday that the Patriotic Front (PF) regime changed that particular law in 2016 and therefore it has remained in force unless otherwise […]

Lusaka Call to Action wins US-CDC kudos

By JOSEPH BANDA – THE United States Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (US-CDC) has said that Zambia will soon become a regional centre of excellence and leader in protecting the region against disease outbreaks and health emergencies.US-CDC principal deputy director Nirav Shah said that Zambia through the Zambia National Public Health Institute (ZNHPI) working […]

HH right man – Mpezeni

By JULIUS PHIRI – PARAMOUNT Chief Mpezeni of the Ngoni speaking people in Eastern Province has declared that President Hakainde Hichilema is the right man in the highest office of the land partly because of his passion for the restoration and maintenance of the rule of law.Chief Mpezeni said that people of Zambia were aware […]