Daily Archives: October 12, 2013

Talking Politics: Reflect on your mistakes in the last 2 years, President Sata and PF

Lwanzi Milimo

Lwanzi Milimo

By Lwanzi Milimo

Some eight days ago, I decided for unknown reason to read a scripture before I rushed to read news on my favourite websites, Zambian Eye and Zambian Watchdog.

I can …

One Bemba, One Nation: Politics of Tribe From Kenneth Kaunda to Michael Sata

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Munshya wa Munshya

By Munshya wa Munshya

However, just three years into power, Kaunda realized that the Zambian tribes were not as united as he had previously thought. The first post independence UNIP convention saw …

Mali Riverboat Capsizes, Leaves 20 Dead, Scores Missing

Authorities in Mali say an overcrowded boat carrying hundreds of passengers and goods sank late Friday on the Niger River, leaving at least 20 people dead and about 170 others unaccounted for hours later.

Officials …

Mufulira Residents opt to flee their homes due to Mine pollution

PollutionBy Correspondent
Residents of Mufulira’s Kankoyo Township on the Copperbelt province of Zambia have complained of pollution of the environment as a resulting of sulphur dioxide, emanating from mining activities in the area.
Some residents …

Kitwe Council to close illegal boarding houses

By Correspondent

Kitwe City Council has expressed concern over the mushrooming of  illegal boarding houses in the area and has since threatened to shut down some of them.

Kitwe City Council Public Relations Manager Dorothy …

Chuumbwe Goes for GBM Using Chikwelete

[Zambia Reports]In the never ending Patriotic Front drama Provincial chairman Geoffrey Chuumbwe has announced the suspension of District chairperson Robert Chikwelete who was endorsed by President Michael Sata.…

Govt Proposes Two-Year Wage Freeze

[Times of Zambia]Government has proposed a two-year wage and recruitment freeze in the public sector, Finance Minister Alexander Chikwanda has announced.…

Chikwanda Unveils K42 Billion Budget

[Times of Zambia]FINANCE Minister Alexander Chikwanda yesterday unveiled the 2014 National Budget of K42.68 billion with economic growth targeted above seven per cent.…

Nurses’ Strike Spreads to Ndola, Kitwe and Kabwata

[Zambia Reports]The Alliance for a Better Zambia has urged the government to intervene in the on-going strike in the health sector before it spreads to the rest of the country.…