Daily Archives: October 5, 2013

Separatist Rebels to Return to Mali Peace Talks

Tuareg separatists said on Saturday they were rejoining the peace process in northern Mali, just over a week after they pulled out and accused Bamako of not respecting the terms of a truce signed in …

Kenyan Military Spokesman Names Mall Attackers

A Kenyan military spokesman has confirmed the names of four men he says took part in last month’s deadly Islamist militant attack on a shopping mall in Kenya.

Major Emmanuel Chirchir says the attackers were …

Somali Militants: International Forces Strike “Safe House”

The Somali Islamist militant group al-Shabab says foreign forces have staged a pre-dawn raid on one of the group’s “safe houses,” in an apparent attempt to kill an al-Qaida militant.

In a recorded statement, an …

HH addresses Teachers on World Teachers’ Day

Hakainde Hichilema

Hakainde Hichilema

Teachers in Zambia today October 5, 2013 join the rest of the World in commemorating their Day.

Below is a statement by opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema to Teachers as they commemorate the …

84 Barotse Treason suspects trial: State wants case transferred, Mongu is hostile

justiceThe Lawyer representing 84 suspected Linyungandambo members, and Clement Wainyae Sinyinda, who are charged with Treason according to Zambian laws, has strongly objected to state application for venue change of the case hearing from Mongu.…

Solwezi Coucil Workers also go on strike

By Clinton Masumba in Solwezi

The Solwezi Municipal Council Unionized workers have joined their colleagues in other parts of the country that have gone on strike.

In Solwezi the Workers are demanding for their August …

Sata questions presence of some people at the airport

PRESIDENT Sata yesterday told some of the people that went to welcome him at the airport that they were not supposed to be there.…

Govt will act against corrupt elements, assures Scott

VICE-PRESIDENT Dr Guy Scott says action will be taken against corrupt elements in the government as soon as they are known.…

MoH dealing with results of Zambeef samples – Kasonde

HEALTH minister Dr Joseph Kasonde says his ministry has already started ‘dealing with’ the Zambeef results that tested positive two months ago.…