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7 hrs ago | In-depth Africa
Evangelical Fellowship of Zambia executive director Pukuta Mwanza follows proceedings during the meeting to demand for the release of the draft Zambia constitution Council of Churches in Zambia Secretary General Reverend Suzanne Matale, Evangelical Fellowship of Zambia Executive Director Pukuta Mwanza and Zambia Episcopal Conference Secretary General Fr Cleophas Lungu disclosed the resolution in a joint communique released to ZANIS in Lusaka. The Church leaders argued that the impasse over the constitution making process needs to be addressed quickly and demanded for a clear roadmap.
10 hrs ago | In-depth Africa
Fourth Republican president Rupiah Banda says the late academician Dr Peter Matoka was a great inspiration who proved that excellence could be achieved by any determined person. LUSAKA, 8th August, 2014 - His Excellency Mr Rupiah Bwezani Banda, the Fourth President of the Republic of Zambia, has described the late freedom fighter and academician Dr Peter Matoka as an inspiration who proved that excellence could be achieved by any determined person.
12 hrs ago | AllAfrica.com
THE Ministry of Home Affairs has advised security firms to engage it in the screening of security guards during recruitment exercises to prevent high crime rate involving security guards. This follows the arrest of a 24-year-old guard from Group 4 Security firm in Lusaka arrested last month in connection with theft of more than K120, 000 and US $200 at the Road Development Agency offices.
THE Lusaka magistrates' court has threatened to exclude the media from covering proceedings in a matter in which Game-Zambia Stores manager, Maduramuthoo Mare Palan is charged with indecent assault and sexual harassment. This was after Palan, through his defence lawyers from Eric Silwamba, Jalasi and Lubinda Legal Practitioners, sought his protection on grounds that the media was trying their client through prejudicial statements.
JUSTICE Minister Edgar Lungu has described his meeting with the Grand Coalition on the new Constitution as a step in the right direction, meant to build consensus in the Constitution-making process. The Grand Coalition also described the meeting as fruitful with a call for the release of the Draft Constitution and the setting up of a referendum commission, among other issues.
The Bank of Zambia has advised members of the public to use coins for appropriate transactions and urgently report anyone found selling or destroying coins for any perceived extra value. This follows reports that there are some unscrupulous people who are buying 50 Ngwee coins with the issue date 2013 from the public with a view to melt these for their alleged metal contents.
Fred M'mebe, the Publisher of The Post newspaper of Zambia is accused of having committed the crime of wilfully and deliberately not meeting tax liabilities since 2011 when the Patriotic Front government came to power in Zambia. The tax liability has been reported by the newspapers as of September 1st, 2014 to be K8 Billion .
THE incomplete high-rise building at the junction of Katondo Street and Freedom Way in Lusaka has become a haven of criminal activities. The 11-storey building on Katondo Street, which has remained an eyesore for more than 25 years, is owned by Royal Lutanda Company Limited.
Special Assistant to the President for Press and Public Relations George Chellah has filed for divorce in the Lusaka High Court against his wife Joan.
The New Apostolic Church has directed its members countrywide to refrain from shaking hands after holding gatherings in the wake of the Ebola threat that has already claimed several lives in some parts of West Africa.
The dismissal of Patrotic Front secretary general Wynter Kabimba has opened up several opportunities for conmen and other tricksters to intimidate and swindle people out of their hard earned wealth.
Zambians made a huge mistake in electing a bunch of deceitful and manipulative characters in 2011 and it was time we reversed the situation by putting a more responsible government led by the UPND, said UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema.
Janza's debut as Zambia coach began on a high on Sunday following a 3-1 home win over Sudan at the National Heroes Stadium in Lusaka.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 11:40 am
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