4 min ago
Zambia: Ruling Party Trains Militias to Attack Opposition
The ruling Patriotic Front party has begun training a security wing that will cause havoc to anyone suspected to be opposed to them.
1 hr ago
Zambia: Use Local Materials, Scott Urges Investors
PRESIDENT Guy Scott has urged investors in Zambia to utilise local raw materials in the production process in various sectors.
Fri May 24, 2013
Zambia: Relocating Kapwepwe Airport Lauded
THE current site which sits the Simon Mwansa Kapwepwe International Airport in Ndola is a time bomb with the explosive potential to detonate anytime.
Thu May 23, 2013
Walta Information Centre
President Michael Sata expected in Addis Ababa, for AU - Thursday, 23 May 2013 13:00
President Michael Sata is tomorrow expected in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, for the AU 50 Celebrations and 21st Ordinary Session of the African Union which is scheduled to take place from the 25th to the 27th of May, 2013 in Addis Ababa Ethiopia., Lusaka Times reported.
Africa Investment-Zambia risks breadbasket dream with ...
Zambia's decision to cut subsidies on maize and remove a fuel subsidy is likely to hamper output of the staple grain, raise prices and dash its goal of becoming a regional breadbasket.
Wed May 22, 2013
Zambia: Changing Environment in the Zambezi River Basin
Climate and human pressure on resources are significantly changing the environment in the Zambezi river basin, as illustrated in a new 2012 publication, the Zambezi River Basin Atlas of the Changing Environment.
Tue May 21, 2013
Uganda News Picks
Defense Minister Warns UPDF Officers on Discussing Army Issues in Public
Defense Minister Dr. Crispus Kiyonga has warned Uganda People's Defense Forces officers against putting out their grievances in the public fora.
Mon May 20, 2013
Brig. Kalyebara to be buried today
The late Brig Clovis Kalyebara who died on Tuesday last week will today be laid to rest at his ancestral home in Kyogya Village, East Division of Fort Portal municipality, Kabarole district.
Sun May 19, 2013
Da Silva wins Zambia Open
Adilson da Silva carded an even-par 73 on Sunday and claimed a 1-stroke victory at the Zambia Open.
Zambia: Arrest Protesting Students, Sata Orders Police
President Michael Sata has directed Lusaka province police commissioner Joyce Kasosa to arrest all students protesting against the lifting of the fuel and maize subsidies.
Fri May 17, 2013
Woman remanded for causing severe burns to girl's body
A Takoradi Circuit Court has remanded into prison custody a Forty seven year old trader at Essipong, a suburb of Sekondi for inflicting severe bodily harm on a 17 year old Junior High School student.
Going to great lengths to help in Africa
Mary James will be holding a coffee morning and taking part in a swimming challenge to raise money for vulnerable children.
Zambia's Sata scraps key food subsidy
A decision by Zambia's president to slash a key food subsidy threatens to hit the poor, stoke inflation and spark a popular revolt against his government.
Mangat launches Africa title bid
JAS MANGAT will seize the opportunity to shake off stage fright in the special stage at Lusaka show grounds today as he embarks on a fourth attempt at the Africa championship in the Zambia International Rally.
Wed May 15, 2013
Trial of Zambia gay rights activist delayed
Witches flying broomsticks in Swaziland above 150m will be subjected to arrest and a hefty fine of R500 000, civil aviation authorities say, according to a report.
Tue May 14, 2013
Voice of America
Priest in Politician's Clothing Eyes Top Seat in Zambia
Roman Catholic priest Frank Bwalya and supporters hold red cards to display their displeasure with the government as they attend a rally in front of the National Assembly, in Lusaka, Zambia, March 22, 2011.
Accra brewery appoints new sales manager
Mr Michiel Oerlemans has been appointed the new Sales and Distribution Director of Accra Brewery Limited.
Kenya: Fund Us Through Bunges, Says Youth
The government channel should channel youth funds through existing youth bunges in each constituency, a young peoples' initiative has said.
Hospital staff help in Zambia and Uganda
TWO members of staff from Burton's Queen's Hospital are using their annual leave to fly to Zambia and Uganda to volunteer vital healthcare services.
Mon May 13, 2013
Midnight Sun Mining to earn 60% interest in three mineral exploration permits near Solwezi, Zambia
Midnight Sun Mining Corp. is pleased to announce that it has signed a letter of intent with Kam Chuen Resource Holdings Ltd.