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Buffaloes extend Bwale’s contract for another season
SOCCER – YOUNG Buffaloes have extended the contract of their Zambian coach Charles Bwale for another season, this publication has reliably been informed.
[The Swazi Observer] 27/05/2015

 
Southern Africa: South Africa, Zambia Crash in Day of Soccer Upsets
[Cosafa] Namibia and Botswana won through to the semifinals of the COSAFA Cup 2015 on a day of upsets at the Moruleng Stadium on Sunday.
[AllAfrica] 25/05/2015

 
Girls forced to go to sex camps in Mozambique
Girls as young as eight are being sent to sex camps in Mozambique and Zambia that are designed to prepare them for marriage by teaching them how to be good at sex.
[The Swazi Observer] 23/05/2015

 
‘Sex camps’ prepare girls for marriage
Girls as young as eight in Mozambique and Zambia are forced to go to camps where they are shown how to please a man.
[IOL] 22/05/2015

Southern Africa: Lessons for South Africa - How Zambia Prevented Xenophobia
[SAIIA] 'Isaac, we can no longer go to the movie today. We have a curfew,' my late dad told me. 'I understand, dad,' I responded - and I genuinely did. This was a conversation taking place on a Saturday at home in Ibex Hill, in my hometown of Lusaka in (...)
[AllAfrica] 22/05/2015

Africa: Forced Sex Camps Prepare Girls for Child Marriage in Zambia and Mozambique
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Casablanca -Girls as young as eight in Mozambique and Zambia are forced to go to camps where they are shown how to please a man in bed in order to prepare them for married life, activists said at an international conference on ending child (...)
[AllAfrica] 22/05/2015

Forced sex camps in Mozambique and Zambia to prepare girls for child marriage
Girls as young as eight in Mozambique and Zambia are forced to go to camps where they are shown how to please a man in bed in order to prepare them for married life, activists said at an international conference on ending child marriage. These sexual initiations begin once menstruation starts (...)
[In2EastAfrica] 22/05/2015

- Zambian government must move ahead with access to information bill
The highly anticipated presentation of Zambia's access to information bill has stalled on more than five occasions consecutively since 2011, with the government citing what can be termed as insubstantial reasons.
[IFEX] 21/05/2015

Zambia to allow big cat trophy hunting
Zambia lifted the ban on the hunting of leopards and lion after it established that the population of the big cats was higher than previously thought.
[IOL] 20/05/2015

Zambia: Decision to Lift Lion Hunting Ban Questioned
[Times of Zambia] GREEN Party president Peter Sinkamba has expressed concern over the decision by Government to lift the ban on big cat hunting in the country.
[AllAfrica] 20/05/2015

Mobs Bused From Zimbabwe to Gaborone to Cheer Mugabe
BOTSWANA- Crowds from Zimbabwe have been bused to Botswana to cheer President and SADC Chairman  Robert Mugabe , theZimbabweNewslive.com can reveal. A source close to  Mugabe’s security  told this reporter from  Gaborone that  Mugabe feared what happened  in Lusaka  in January at a hotel and...
[The Zimbabwe Mail] 20/05/2015

The telecel saga and corporate xenophobia
Economic nationalism takes many forms but at its roots is a deep fear of anything that is deemed to be foreign. I have just returned from Zambia where a company incorporated in in that country in which I am the ultimate sole shareholder is involved in a dispute with another company also (...)
[The Zimbabwe Mail] 19/05/2015

CEC Liquid Telecom adds Zambian ISP to portfolio
In a move to expand its business, CEC Liquid Telecom announced that it had acquired Zambian ISP, Realtime, the country’s second largest ISP. “Realtime Technology Alliance Africa (Realtime) will now focus on the retail and business markets in Zambia, which are not regulated by the Zambia (...)
[IT News Africa] 18/05/2015

Zambia: Let's Embrace New Members - Lungu
[Times of Zambia] PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has said that those that are not willing to embrace new members in the Patriotic Front (PF) should leave the party.
[AllAfrica] 17/05/2015

Zambia: Cage Unruly 'Cadres'
[Times of Zambia] GONE are the days when staunch former UNIP political cadres, commonly known as vigilantes, ruled almost everything from the markets, State shops to bus stops.
[AllAfrica] 17/05/2015

Zambia: Zesco Go Two Clear
[Times of Zambia] TEN-MAN Zesco United jumped to the top of the MTN-FAZ Super League table after this hard fought win to open up a two-point lead over Zanaco who dropped points at Nkana following yesterday's Week Nine fixtures.
[AllAfrica] 17/05/2015

Zambia: Allow Locals Only At Cosafa
[Times of Zambia] SINCE its inception in 1997, the Council for Southern African Football Association (COSAFA) Senior Challenge Cup has been used as a platform to develop and expose budding talent from the regional member countries.
[AllAfrica] 17/05/2015

Zambia: Ngabwe District to Receive New Offices
[Zambia Reports] Following a much publicised visit by Special Assistant to the President for Project Implementation Lucky Mulusa to Ngabwe District, the government has moved to release K24 million for the construction of new office (...)
[AllAfrica] 17/05/2015

Zambia: Sex Industry Thrives
[Times of Zambia] SEX work goes on unabated despite recent efforts by law-enforcement officers to crack down on the illicit activity, which is proving to be a booming business in Lusaka.
[AllAfrica] 17/05/2015

Zambia: Armed Men Invade City Market Station
[Times of Zambia] SOME armed political cadres yesterday went on a rampage threatening to take over the City Market Bus Station where several bus drivers are said to have been beaten during the fracas.
[AllAfrica] 16/05/2015

Zambia: Fuel Hike 'Will Escalate Already High Cost of Living'
[Zambia Reports] UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema says the increase in fuel prices will immediately escalate the already high cost of living in the country.
[AllAfrica] 14/05/2015

Zambia Fans Mock Chipolopolo Over Flames’ Win:How Can You Assess Players When You Are Playing Small Teams Like Malawi?
Zambia’s Chipolopolo on Sunday beat Malawi 2-0 in an international friendly match at Nkoloma Stadium in Lusaka in readiness for the Cosafa Cup in South Africa. But some fans in Zambia have told the Chipolopolo boys not to get carried away with the win, arguing the Flames are not a team to test (...)
[Malawi Voice] 11/05/2015

Zambia: Another Manager Linked to Sex Scandal At Edgars Retail Store
[Zambia Reports] Another senior manager at Edgars Retail Store has been named in the sex scandal that is going on at the South Africa's chain store.
[AllAfrica] 11/05/2015

Africa: UN Should Consult Africans for Africa Policy - Lungu
[Zambia Reports] During a summit of African heads of state held this weekend in Livingstone, President Edgar Lungu raised criticism regarding the process of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), saying that it is regrettable that African nations have so often been excluded from major UN (...)
[AllAfrica] 10/05/2015

Zambia: Sex Scandal At Edgars Retail Store
[Zambia Reports] The country manager for Edgars Retail Store has been named to be at a centre of a sex scandal together some senior managers at the South Africa's chain store.
[AllAfrica] 09/05/2015

Ugandan junior golfers fight back, finish 6th in Africa
Ugandan Junior golfers saved the best for last yesterday, returning a gross score of 242 in the last round of the All Africa Junior golf championships at the Lusaka golf club in Zambia. But the day’s score could only propel them back to 6th position. Herman Mutebi carded 76, the best score of (...)
[In2EastAfrica] 09/05/2015

Botswana: Journalists Cautioned Over Report on Businessman
[News24Wire] The reporter and managing editor of the weekly Botswana Gazette have been given a warning for breaking the law by publishing a story about a Zambian businessman's connections with the country's ruling party.
[AllAfrica] 09/05/2015

Africa: Africa Seeks Permanent UN Seats
[Times of Zambia] AFRICA like any other region and country, has for a long time been pushing for permanent representation at the United Nations (UN) Security Council.
[AllAfrica] 08/05/2015

Durban man on Zambian graft charge
A Durban man was arrested in Zambia for allegedly offering over R100 000 to a Zambian buyer to secure a business deal.
[IOL] 04/05/2015

Zambia: Zambia Sends 750 Troops to CAR
[Times of Zambia] ZAMBIA has sent 750 soldiers for the United Nations (UN) peacekeeping mission in the war-torn Central African Republic (CAR).
[AllAfrica] 03/05/2015

Zambia: Man Murdered in Luwingu Love Triangle
[Zambia Reports] A 37- YEAR-OLD man of Mucheleka village in Chief Chipalo's area in Luwingu has been axed to death after he was allegedly found committing adultery with a married woman.
[AllAfrica] 03/05/2015

Rwanda to export Irish potatoes to Zambia, South Sudan
A number of countries, including Zambia and South Sudan, have expressed interest in Rwanda’s Irish potatoes, a development that could turn around the fortunes of farmers and expand the country’s exports base and revenue. Francois Kanimba, the Minister for Trade and Industry, said farmers must now (...)
[In2EastAfrica] 30/04/2015

National golf squad off to Zambia on Sunday
THE national golf squad will leave for Zambia on Sunday to take part in the All Africa golf competition.
[The Swazi Observer] 30/04/2015

‘I’m learning a lot from Mugabe’ – Zambia’s Lungu
Cape Town – Zambian President Edgar Lungu has reportedly described his Zimbabwean counterpart President Robert Mugabe as an “elderly statesman in the region who knows all corners”, saying he is “learning a lot” from him. According to the state-owned newspaper The Herald, Lungu said this after (...)
[The Zimbabwe Mail] 29/04/2015

Uganda golf team fired up after Presidential handshake
The national junior amateur golf team to the All-Africa Junior Golf Championship in Zambia has more reason to perform better after getting a presidential handshake and dining with him at state house on Monday. President Yoweri Museveni urged the national team golfers to win in Zambia and ‘come (...)
[In2EastAfrica] 28/04/2015

Southern Africa: Leaders Push for Emergency Summit Over Xenophobic Attacks
[Malawi24] As African nations are looking for a solution towards ending xenophobic attacks in South Africa, Malawi President Peter Mutharika has been joined by Zambia's President Edgar Lungu in calling for a regional summit to address the (...)
[AllAfrica] 28/04/2015

Zambia: Kaunda Turns 91
[Times of Zambia] April 28, 2015 offers an opportunity to celebrate first President Kenneth Kaunda's 91st birthday and a chance to explore different ways in which eminent and unsung freedom fighters made contributions towards Zambia's (...)
[AllAfrica] 27/04/2015

Zambia: Zambia Retreats On Controversial Mining Tax
[African Arguments] Zambia has retreated on plans for a controversial mining tax announced in January 2015 by its ruling party, the Patriotic Front ("PF"). The move follows forceful objections from the mining industry that the measure was (...)
[AllAfrica] 27/04/2015

Zambia: Zanaco Massacre Napsa Stars 4-0
[Zambia Reports] Zanaco produced another emphatic win barely three days after overcoming Power Dynamos this time defeating NAPSA Stars 4-0.
[AllAfrica] 26/04/2015

Trophies coming next season- Bwale
HE came highly rated from his native Zambia and Charles Bwale, the Young Buffaloes coach has promised trophies next season.
[The Swazi Observer] 26/04/2015

Zambia: Nchito Must Stop Interfering With Potential State Witnesses
[Zambia Reports] The last few days have seen Brebner Changala, a businessman and self-professed human rights activist in the news making headlines for the interview he gave Fred Namakando Nyambe M'membe's Post Newspaper.
[AllAfrica] 25/04/2015

Zambia: Kenneth Kaunda Goes for Routine Check Up
[Times of Zambia] FIRST Republican President Kenneth Kaunda yesterday spent his third day at Lusaka Trust hospital undergoing routine medical checkup.
[AllAfrica] 24/04/2015

Zambia: President Lungu Demands Zambian Products At Mukuba Mall
[Zambia Reports] Republican President Edgar Lungu has directed all supermarkets operating in Zambia to include Zambian grown produce and local products on their shelves.
[AllAfrica] 24/04/2015

Zambia: On changes in the retirement age
2015-04-22 The life expectancy of Zambians is between 48 and 56 years. So it doesn't make sense to raise retirement age to 65. Importantly, a law should be passed to enable retirees to get their pensions fast and easily.
[Pambazuka News] 23/04/2015

M-Pesa customers get access to seven African countries
The agreement now enables mobile cash transfers between M-Pesa customers in Kenya, Tanzania, DRC and Mozambique, and MTN Mobile Money customers in Uganda, Rwanda and Zambia.
[East Africa News Post] 23/04/2015

Zambia-Indonesia agree to strengthen ties
Zambia and Indonesia have agreed to cement bilateral ties, after leaders of the two countries met at the 60th Asia-Africa Conference.
[IOL] 22/04/2015

Zambia: Power Price Tag Shocker!
[Times of Zambia] PROHIBITIVE transfer fees being demanded by local clubs will remain a stumbling block for Zambian players wishing to clinch professional football deals abroad.
[AllAfrica] 19/04/2015

Zambia: Kapona Eyes FAZ Presidency
[Times of Zambia] MATERO United Football Club life member Solomon Kapona has announced his candidature to contest the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) presidency at next year's elective Annual General Meeting.
[AllAfrica] 19/04/2015

Zambia: Research Key to Agro Growth - Lungu
[Times of Zambia] PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has said that research remains the key to growing Zambia's agriculture sector considering changes in the weather pattern the country is experiencing.
[AllAfrica] 19/04/2015

Zambia: Road Works Will Resume Soon - Govt
[Times of Zambia] TRANSPORT, communications, Works and Supply Minister Yamfwa Mukanga says all the road projects that have stalled due to lack of funds will resume in the next few weeks.
[AllAfrica] 19/04/2015



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