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Corporates boost senior golfers’ fortunes

By BENEDICT TEMBO – THE Senior Golfers Society of Zambia tournaments are back in action after a three-year hiatus induced by COVID-19.And the return could not have been more glamorous – thanks to the corporate support of three companies which pooled resources as platinum sponsors.The 58th edition currently taking place in Lusaka with the participation […]

Zambians Protest ‘Death Threats’ Against Their President

[DW] Zambians are concerned about reports of "death threats" against Zambia's President Hakainde Hichilema allegedly coming from within Zimbabwe's ruling ZANU-PF. Can the ongoing tensions undermine the SADC regional bloc?

Police probe airport security breach

By JAMES KUNDA – POLICE in Lusaka have instituted investigations into the circumstances under which supporters of former president Edgar Lungu gained access to the Kenneth Kaunda International Airport (KKIA) apron to welcome him from Zimbabwe wh...

DRC dominates SADC, COMESA export  market share

By KETRA KALUNGA – THE Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) has dominated the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) and the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) exportmarket share for Zambia at 81.6 per cent for July 2023.DRC is followed by Zimbabwe with 13.2 per cent.Other notable markets for Zambia within SADC and COMESA regions […]

Zambia-Zim ties cordial, warm says Kakubo

By JAMES KUNDA – FOREIGN Affairs and International Cooperation Minister, Stanley Kakubo, who was yesterday among Heads of State and Government that witnessed the inauguration of Zimbabwean President, Emmerson Mnangagwa, says ties between Zambia and Zimbabwe are very cordial and warm.And Mr Kakubo said the two countries shared a long history anchored on common cultural […]

Muthiya, Wemba in Garry and Vivienne Player Challenge

By SANDRA MWILA – ZAMBIAN top golfers Madalisto Muthiya and Sydney Wemba will today be back on the course as they compete in the R2 million rich Garry and Vivienne Player Challenge to be played at the White River Golf course in South Africa.The tournament, under the Sunshine Tour, has attracted 132 golfers from Zimbabwe, […]

Nyati tips African coaches

By SANDRA MWILA – FORMER South Africa defender David Nyati says Africa coaches should strive to improve their coaching badges if they are to compete favourably on the world stage.Nyati is among the 25 coaches that are attending the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF) B Coaching licensing course at Heritage Hotel in Lusaka that has […]

HH appoints Nevers

By JOSEPH BANDA – PRESIDENT Hakainde Hichilema as the chairperson of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Organ on Politics, Defence and Security has nominated former Vice-President Nevers Mumba as the head of the regional bloc’s Electoral Observer Mission (SEOM) to Zimbabwe.President Hichilema announced on his Facebook page yesterday that the appointment of Dr Mumba […]

Strong start at Zim, Namibia Open

By RONALD CHAWE – NINE of the 11 Zambian players at the 2023 Minerva International Chess Open in Zimbabwe won their opening round matches yesterday.

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Provide accurate info, Kasanda prods African media

By JAMES KUNDA – INFORMATION and Media Minister Chushi Kasanda has challenged the African media to provide accurate and factual information to enable people participate in public affairs. Read more

Crass performance: Muthiya, others tumble in Zim

By SHAMAOMA MUSONDA – NONE of the five Zambians participating in the FCB Zimbabwe Open golf tournament in Harare managed an under-par score with Chilanga’s Dezzie Ng’andu coming off the worst.

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COMESA, Zim to construct Chirundu market

By KETRA KALUNGA – THE Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) has signed a €920 544 sub-delegation agreement with Zimbabwe to construct a cross-border market at Chirundu border post between Zambia and that country.The provision of the market infrastructure is expected to boost formal small-scale cross-border trade flows between Zambia and Zimbabwe. Read […]

Zimbabwe, Zambia to Sign Ecosystems Deal

[The Herald] Zimbabwe and Zambia are set to conclude an agreement which is expected to foster transnational cooperation in ecosystems management through the establishment, development and management of the Lower Zambezi Mana Pools Transfrontier Conserv...

Zim, Zambia to Speed Up Two Key Power Projects

[The Herald] Zimbabwe and Zambia are working to expedite the implementation of two key power generation projects to bring relief to citizens of the two countries who, along with others in the region, have been enduring long hours of loadshedding in the...