Daily Archives: October 18, 2013

Thugs suspected to be from PF attack homes of UPND Officials

Thugs suspected to be from the ruling party – Patriotic Front have attacked homes of opposition UPND officials in Mandevu Constituency in Lusaka.

The thugs who are suspected to be from PF and operate from …

Sata outlines jobs he has created

LUSAKA, Friday, October 18, 2013 – His Excellency, Mr Michael Chilufya Sata,

President of the Republic of Zambia, has said Government attaches great importance to employment creation as the top most strategy for ensuring

We have been hiding in Zambia, says Kalaba

Nathan Sinkala, Rainford Kalaba and Stopilla Sunzu

Nathan Sinkala, Rainford Kalaba and Stopilla Sunzu

Zambia stars Rainford Kalaba, Stopilla Sunzu and Nathan Sinkala  have denied crossing into DR Congo illegally.

The trio has been pursued by Zambian immigration authorities after allegedly sneaking

Sata backtracks on his pay hike, throws challenge to Opposition MPs

Sensing strong opposition from the citizens, Zambia’s President Michael Sata who had increased his salary by 10 percent now says he is ready to fore-go the increment.

President Sata earlier in the week refused to

ICC Partially Excuses Kenyan Leader from Trial

The International Criminal Court says Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta will not have to attend all parts of his trial on charges of crimes against humanity.

In a ruling issued Friday, ICC judges say Kenyatta must …

Norwegian May Be Linked to Kenya Mall Siege

Authorities investigating last month’s deadly attack at a Kenyan mall say a Norwegian-Somali man may have been involved.

Norwegian officials have declined to publicly identify the man. However, investigators in Kenya say he is 23-year-old …

Africa: Justice or License to Kill?

The Ibrahim Index of African Governance (IIAG) an organization set up in 2007 by Sudanese billionaire Mo Ibrahim to promote good governance in Africa awards each year the world’s most valuable individual prize – five …

Flashback – How Rupiah Drastically Reduced Salary

[Zambia Reports]This article has been drawn from the archives on how fourth president Rupiah Banda reduced presidential allowances to serve government expenditure. President Sata has received his third increment in 24 months of assuming office.…

Chuumbwe – I Still Have Guns

[Zambia Reports]Embattled Patriotic Front (PF) Lusaka Province chairman Geoffrey Chuumbwe who was searched for by the police for possessing guns has maintained that he still has an ‘armoury.’…