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King corn’s crown slips

Some call it nshima or sadza, others pap or ugali. Whatever the name, maize meal is the staple food across much of southern Africa and large parts of eastern Africa.

Boiled and stirred into a …

LAZ Defends Ziale Exams

THE Law Association of Zambia (LAZ) has defended the Zambia Institute of Aanced Legal Education (ZIALE) examination system, saying it has never been designed to make candidates fail.

LAZ president George Chisanga said in an …

Ref Beaten As Chongwe Storms Copa Coke Finals

A REFEREE was yesterday beaten up as Lusaka envoys, Chongwe Secondary School knocked out Mwata Day of Southern Province 2-1 in COPA Coca-Cola Cup semi-finals at the Olympic Youth Development Centre (OYDC) in Lusaka.
Mwata …

Nurses, Patient’s Tension Revisited

ON the walls inside Ndola Central Hospital (NCH) on the Copperbelt, reads an inscription “Kindly take note that members of staff at Ndola Central Hospital work under very strenuous and demanding conditions due to increases …

Fairmount Hotel Denies Turning Away Delegates

FAIRMOUNT Hotel in Livingstone has said it did not turn away five delegates from Ebola-hit country, Sierra Leone, last week.
The delegates, who were later accommodated at Zambezi Sun Hotel, were in Livingstone last week …

President Sata arrives in Congo

President Sata with his wife Dr. Kaseba

President Sata with his wife Dr. Kaseba

President Michael Sata has arrived in the Democratic Republic of Congo capital Kinshasa for the COMESA 17th Heads of State Summit.

ZNBC reports that President Sata is accompanied …

UPND wins in Katuba and Chililabombwe

The United Party for National Development has scooped the Katuba parliamentary seat after it’s candidate Jonas Shakafuswa polled 4,695 votes beating his closest rival Moses Chilando of the PF, who polled 2,658 votes.

MMD’s Cecil …

Uganda tabloid names “200 top” homosexuals after controversial anti-gay law passed

Uganda's President Yoweri Museveni signs a new anti-gay bill that sets harsh penalties for homosexual sex, in Entebbe, Uganda

Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni signs a new anti-gay bill that sets harsh penalties for homosexual sex, in Entebbe, Uganda

KAMPALA, Uganda — A Ugandan newspaper published a list Tuesday of what it called the country’s …

GBM explains his position in PF

Former Defence Minister and Kasama Central Member of Parliament Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba has explained his position in the Patriotic Front.

Responding to queries raised by the public after he resigned his Ministerial position, Mwamba respond