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RAMAPHOSA REPRIMANDS MBOWENI FOR PUBLIC CRITICISM OF PRESIDENT LUNGU

RAMAPHOSA REPRIMANDS MBOWENI FOR PUBLIC CRITICISM OF PRESIDENT LUNGU »

25 Aug, 2020
News

South African President, Cyril Ramaphosa, has “strongly reprimanded” his Finance Minister Tito Mboweni for his weekend tweets, which sharply criticised President Edgar Lungu

PRESIDENT LUNGU IMPLICATED IN ALLEGED FINANCIAL SUPPORT OF RWANDAN REBEL FACTION

PRESIDENT LUNGU IMPLICATED IN ALLEGED FINANCIAL SUPPORT OF RWANDAN REBEL FACTION »

14 Jul, 2020
News

Rwanda's terror suspect who claimed to be the head of Rwanda rebel group National Liberation Force (NLF) on Monday told the judge at the International and Cross-Border Crimes in Nyanza, a district in Southern Rwanda that President Edgar Lungu helped rebel factions to attack Rwanda.

Africa confirms first coronavirus case in Egypt

Africa confirms first coronavirus case in Egypt »

16 Feb, 2020
News

Egypt on Friday confirmed its first case of the deadly Coronavirus, making it the first known infection on the African continent and the

GOVT SUSPENDS 15% EXPORT DUTY ON GEMSTONES

GOVT SUSPENDS 15% EXPORT DUTY ON GEMSTONES »

20 Dec, 2019
Business

Government says it will suspend a 15 percent export duty on gemstones but not diamonds from January 1, 2020, after the move that

ZNBC URGED TO THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX AS SALARY DELAYS CONTINUE

ZNBC URGED TO THINK OUTSIDE THE BOX AS SALARY DELAYS CONTINUE »

11 Dec, 2019
News

Minister of Information and Broadcasting Services Dora Siliya has urged the Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation (ZNBC) to come up with long term strategies

KWACHA POISED TO REACH RECORD LOWS AS DOLLAR “PANIC BUYING” SETS IN

KWACHA POISED TO REACH RECORD LOWS AS DOLLAR “PANIC BUYING” SETS IN »

9 Dec, 2019
BusinessNews

The kwacha fell the most against the dollar in four years and may continue to slide to record lows as “panic buying” of the U.S. dollar sets in, according to FNB Zambia.

ECL, KAPATA AND OTHERS EXPOSED IN DAMNING MUKULA PILLAGING SCANDAL

ECL, KAPATA AND OTHERS EXPOSED IN DAMNING MUKULA PILLAGING SCANDAL »

6 Dec, 2019
BusinessNews

The Environmental Investigation Agency has found that a handful of very high profile figures in Zambia have apparently orchestrated and facilitated massive trafficking operations for years that are driving mukula rosewood trees to the edge of commercial extinction, devastating vulnerable forests and threatening communities’ livelihoods.

THOMAS SANKARA: THE UPRIGHT MAN IN A SINFUL WORLD

THOMAS SANKARA: THE UPRIGHT MAN IN A SINFUL WORLD »

25 Oct, 2019
Features

The legacy of Thomas Sankara is filled with just as much tragedy as legend. His death was undeniably a setback for African independence

…TO WHAT END, SHOULD STUDENTS STILL PAY UNION FEES?

…TO WHAT END, SHOULD STUDENTS STILL PAY UNION FEES? »

Student unions have done nothing but waste and mismanage student funds for far too long. The recent financial scandal that the University of

Government says mealie-meal prices a “Grave concern”

Government says mealie-meal prices a “Grave concern” »

23 Aug, 2019
BusinessNews

Record-high and rising prices for mealie-meal in Zambia are the result of distortion and a matter of “grave concern,” according to Information Minister Dora Siliya.