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Zambia: Stop Political Yapping
[Times of Zambia] Anything coming from the Office of the President and the Government can be politicised with gross distortions deliberately meant to damage the image of these two institutions.
[AllAfrica] 31/08/2015

 
Zambia: Let There Be No Bloodshed - President Lungu
[Zambia Reports] President Edgar Lungu says there should be no bloodbath in the upcoming Solwezi West by-election calling for peaceful and issue-based campaigns ahead of the September 24.
[AllAfrica] 29/08/2015

 
Brenda to celebrates 26 Music Anniversary
Brenda Taukobong will later today (Friday) celebrate her over two decade’s music experience at the pavilion restaurant. Brenda’s career in music took off back in 1989, which saw her in 1990 collaborating with Broadway band from Zambia and has also played alongside South African Linda Mpale and (...)
[The Voice] 28/08/2015

 
Zambia: Housing Deficit Not Insurmountable
[Times of Zambia] As a result of this housing deficit, more than half of the urban population live in crowded informal settlements with poor sanitary conditions.
[AllAfrica] 24/08/2015

Zambia: East Chiefs Fight Child Marriages
[Times of Zambia] TWO Chiefs in Eastern Province have pledged to eradicate child marriages and other forms of gender based violence in their chiefdoms.
[AllAfrica] 23/08/2015

Zambia: U.S Envoy Wants Big Cats Ban Maintained
[Zambia Reports] US Ambassador to Zambia Eric Schultz has urged Government to keep the ban on hunting big casts and elephants in place until it is established that the numbers support a resumption of hunting.
[AllAfrica] 22/08/2015

Zambia: Lusaka's Open Lavatories
[Times of Zambia] Over the years, Lusaka has continued to grow and this is evidenced by the increase in population and the infrastructure that is coming up across the city.
[AllAfrica] 22/08/2015

Zambia: Masebo Corruption Trial Adjourned
[Zambia Reports] Former Tourism Minister Sylvia Masebo had her day in court with the prosecution team opening its case with the first witness.
[AllAfrica] 21/08/2015

Zambia: Ignore Baseless Criticism
[Times of Zambia] We hail President Edgar Lungu's directive to the newly-appointed Defence Minister Richwell Siamunene to ignore baseless criticism and concentrate on transforming the operations of the defence forces.
[AllAfrica] 17/08/2015

Southern African countries to cut roaming charges
According to a report via TelecomPaper… Namibia, Bostwana, Zambia and Zimbabwe have agreed to a pilot project to lower mobile phone roaming charges. The Communications Regulatory Authority of Namibia (CRAN) and the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology hosted officials from the (...)
[IT News Africa] 14/08/2015

She Cranes battle Wales in final group game
Making it to the Netball World Cup quarter finals has always been Coach Rashid Mubiru’s dream. But following the She Cranes’ impressive start to the prestigious tournament that has seen Uganda beat Zambia and Fiji before, Mubiru is being tempted to look beyond the top eight (quarterfinal) stage. (...)
[In2EastAfrica] 10/08/2015

Southern Africa: Zambia Doesn't Hold 60 Percent of Southern Africa's Freshwater
[Africa Check] The claim that Zambia has 60% of the Southern African Development Community's freshwater is completely false.
[AllAfrica] 07/08/2015

Mutharika Commends Zambia For Supporting Shire Zambezi-water way Project
President Prof. Peter Mutharika took his time during a three day visit in Zambia to congratulate the country for supporting Malawi’s Shire-Zambezi water way, one of the major projects being implemented by the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) According to a Communiqué from the State House, (...)
[Malawi Voice] 06/08/2015

Zambia: Up to 10 Hours of Load Shedding for Zambians
[News24Wire] South Africans who complain about load shedding can thank their lucky stars that they are not living in Zambia at the moment. That country has been suffering power failures of up to ten hours a day.
[AllAfrica] 06/08/2015

Dangote Cement inaugurates  $400m plant in Zambia
Dangote Group yesterday  inaugurated a new cement plant and 30 megawatts (Mw) coal-fired power plant in Zambia. The new plant, with the capacity to produce 1.5 million metric tonnes per annum (MTPA)  is located in  Masaiti District, Ndola town in Zambia. The cement plant with the power plant came (...)
[The Nation] 05/08/2015

Zambia: Street Harassment - Women Fight Back
[allAfrica] Lusaka -Driving to work I heard a call-in radio show about a woman who had been stripped naked in the streets because her dress was seen as indecent.
[AllAfrica] 04/08/2015

Dangote to double Zambia cement investment to $900 million
Dangote to double Zambia cement investment to $900 million
Dangote, Nigeria's largest cement maker, plans to double investment in Zambia to around $900 million by building a second cement plant, the company's vice-president said on Tuesday.
[Africa Report] 04/08/2015

 
Osinbajo on one-day visit to Zambia
Vice President, Prof. Yemi Osinbajo, on Monday traveled to Zambia on a one-day official visit to the country. During the trip, the Vice President will meet with the Zambian President, Mr. Edgar Chagwa Lungu and also hold a courtesy visit with the Vice President Inonge Wina. Prof. Osinbajo, (...)
[The Nation] 03/08/2015

Africa: Four Down, Two More to Go
[CAF] Two spots remain undecided after Egypt, South Africa, Tunisia and Zambia confirmed their places for the African U-23 Championship Senegal 2015 on Saturday.
[AllAfrica] 02/08/2015

APM Cheers KK: Pays Homage To Zambia’s Fallen Presidents
President President Mutharika who was in Zambia for official visit paid tribute to the three fallen heads of the Republic of Zambia. Mutharika visited the Embassy Park in Lusaka, Zambia this morning where is the burial site of Zambia’s heads of state. Upon his arrival Mutharika was welcomed by (...)
[Malawi Voice] 02/08/2015

Let’s Remove Any Bottleneck That Derail Enhancement Of Trade Between Mw, Zambia – Pleads APM At Zambia’s 89th ZAC Show
Malawi President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika who is in Zambia for an official visit has said that Malawi will benefit hugely from Zambia’s 89th Agricultural and Commercial Show. Mutharika made the remarks at Lusaka Showgrounds where he officially opened this year’s show under the theme (...)
[Malawi Voice] 01/08/2015

Malawi President Mutharika, Zambia’s Lungu Embrace Bilateral Talks
President Mutharika who is in Zambia for official visit has arrived safely in Zambia and started his program with bilateral talks he had with Zambian President, His Excellency Edgar Lungu. Mutharika and Lungu have agreed on a deal to have the railway project which will connect the two countries (...)
[Malawi Voice] 01/08/2015

Statement By Pres. Mutharika At A State Dinner Hosted By Zambian Pres.Lungu-Lusaka
REPUBLIC OF MALAWI STATEMENT BY HIS EXCELLENCY, PROF. ARTHUR PETER MUTHARIKA, PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF MALAWI   AT THE STATE BANQUET  BE HELD IN LUSAKA, ZAMBIA ON 31ST JULY, 2015    Your Excellency, Mr. Edgar Chagwa Lungu, President of the Republic of Zambia, Your Excellency, Madam Esther...
[Malawi Voice] 01/08/2015

President Mutharika Arrives in Zambia for Official Engagements
The President of the Republic of Malawi, Arthur Peter Mutharika has arrived in Lusaka for official State visit where among other things he is expected to grace Zambia’s 89th Agricultural and Commercial show which has started today. This year’s Zambia Agriculture and Commercial show is being held (...)
[Malawi Voice] 31/07/2015

Malawi President Mutharika Off To Zambia: Tight Weekend Awaits Him
President Arthur Peter Mutharika has finaly  left for Lusaka, Zambia  for official state visit where he is expected to have a tight schedule over the weekend. President Mutharika is expected to arrive in Zambia through the Kenneth Kaunda International Airport at around 4pm. Upon his arrival, (...)
[Malawi Voice] 31/07/2015

Malawi To Learn From Zambia Agriculture And Commercial Show
Malawi stands to benefit from Zambia’s Agriculture and Commercial Show being conducted in Lusaka from 29th July to 3nd August. The show is said to have pulled around 133 local and 80 foreign exhibitors. Israel is said to be among the exhibitors. The international show showcases agricultural (...)
[Malawi Voice] 31/07/2015

Zambia: Lusaka Council in More Land Scandals
[Zambia Reports] Libala land also illegally sold
[AllAfrica] 31/07/2015

Zambia: 23 Babies Born With HIV Daily Says UNAIDS
[Key Correspondents] UNAIDS' Zambia country director says that despite good progress made in responding to HIV in the last ten years, Zambia is ranked tenth globally for the highest number of people living with HIV.
[AllAfrica] 31/07/2015

Zambia: Plan to cut power supply to mines delayed after job loss threat
Zambia: Plan to cut power supply to mines delayed after job loss threat
Zambia's power supplier Copperbelt Energy Corp. (CEC) has delayed a plan to reduce electricity to mines after mining firms warned they would have to close processing plants and shed jobs, industry sources said on Friday.
[Africa Report] 31/07/2015

 
APM Leaves Friday For Lusaka: To Grace Zambia’s Agriculture, Commercial Fairs Among Other Engagements
Malawi President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika will tomorrow, July 31, 2015, leave for Lusaka, Zambia for a two-day official visit. Among others, the Malawi leader is expected to grace this year’s Agriculture and Commercial show in Lusaka. During the visit, Prof. Mutharika will also hold (...)
[Malawi Voice] 30/07/2015

African football officials to grace Villa@40 fête
Football Club officials from Zambia, DRC, Egypt and Rwanda are expected to join Sports Club Villa officials and fans as they celebrate 40 years of existence at Hotel Africa’s Nile Hall on July 31st. President Yoweri Museveni is expected to preside over the celebrations dubbed Villa@40 that got (...)
[In2EastAfrica] 29/07/2015

Zambia increases refined fuel imports to prevent shortages
Zambia increases refined fuel imports to prevent shortages
Zambia has increased imports of finished petroleum products to prevent a fuel shortage as its only oil refinery is expected to persistently break down, its energy minister said on Tuesday.
[Africa Report] 29/07/2015

 
Zambia: President Launches Marine Unit
[Times of Zambia] President Edgar Lungu has officially launched Zambia's first-ever Special Forces Marine Unit designed to counter acts of aggression on the country's territorial waters.
[AllAfrica] 27/07/2015

TAZARA train operations resume in Zambia, board appoints new DPM
DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania - Last week the Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) announced the resumption of normal train operations, which were suspended recently in Zambia after unionized members of staff went on an illegal strike on the Zambian (...)
[East African Business Week] 27/07/2015

Zambian golfer Madalitso wins Epilepsy Golf tourney
GOLF – Zambian golfer Madalitso Muithiya is the champion of the Lidwala Insurance Company Epilepsy golf tournament.
[The Swazi Observer] 26/07/2015

Age ain’t nothing but a number
“Life is a blast,’ says 102- years -old man as he prepares to marry. At the ripe old age of 102, Samuel Lumbala, a Jamataka resident is excited about life and planning a wedding! Being of Lozi by origin, Lumbala was born in a small village called Lungu in Zambia. He arrived in (...)
[The Voice] 24/07/2015

Museveni, Lungu discuss bilateral relations
President Yoweri Museveni and his visiting Zambian counterpart Edgar Lungu on Thursday discussed bilateral relations between their countries at State House, Entebbe. The duo’s talk, heavily laced with emphasis to deepen ties between the two nations, spanned several areas including trade, mining, (...)
[In2EastAfrica] 24/07/2015

Africa: UN Rights Experts Hail Zambia's Move Away From Death Penalty
[UN News] The United Nations Special Rapporteurs on summary executions, Christof Heyns, and on torture, Juan E. Méndez, welcomed Zambian President Edgar Lungui's decision to commute death sentences of 332 people to life imprisonment, and encouraged the authorities "to take a step further by (...)
[AllAfrica] 23/07/2015

Zambia: Zim Owes Zambia U.S. $114 Million
[Times of Zambia] ZIMBABWE still owes Zambia US$114 million in interest accrued in connection with the defunct Central Africa Power Cooperation (CAPCO) which was jointly owned.
[AllAfrica] 22/07/2015

Zambia: President Commutes Death Sentences
[AI London] The decision by President Edgar Lungu to commute the sentences of 332 prisoners awaiting death by hanging to life imprisonment is a laudable first step, said Amnesty International today.
[AllAfrica] 18/07/2015

Zambia: Judge Grants Bail to Arrested Zambian Journalists
[IPI] Vienna -A Zambian judge today granted bail to The Post editor Fred M'membe and Post journalist Mukosha Funga, local sources have informed the International Press Institute (IPI).
[AllAfrica] 17/07/2015

Zambia: World Press Group Condemns Charges Against Journalists
[IPI] The International Press Institute (IPI) strongly condemns the arrests this morning of Zambian editor and IPI World Press Freedom Hero Fred M'membe and journalist Mukosha Funga.
[AllAfrica] 17/07/2015

Zambia: Journalists Arrested in Lusaka
[CPJ] New York -Zambian authorities have arrested two journalists and accused them of publishing classified documents, according to news reports. The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns the arrests and calls on Zambian authorities to release them (...)
[AllAfrica] 17/07/2015

Download General Kanene’s Freedom Song “Alungu” In Praise Of Zambian President
Download General Kanene’s Freedom Song tittled  “Alungu” which was sang in praise Of Zambian President,Edgar Lungu.This is the track which has seen the award winning musician being pardoned by President Lungu.    Related Posts:Zambian President Pardons Musician General Kanene:...
[Malawi Voice] 16/07/2015

Zambia: Veteran Editor M'membe Arrested
[Zambian Watchdog] Veteran editor Fred M'membe has been arrested in the on-going degeneration of human rights in Zambia.
[AllAfrica] 16/07/2015

Zambian President Pardons Musician General Kanene: Appoints Him Ambassador For Fight Against Gender Violence
Zambian President Edgar Lungu has pardoned incarcerated musician General Kanene, and has appointed him his ambassador for the fight against gender violence, a move that is likely to swirl public debate. General Kanene, real name Clifford Dimba was sentenced to 18 years after convicted of (...)
[Malawi Voice] 16/07/2015

Solopi quits Malanti Chiefs
SOCCER – Zambia-born mentor David Solopi will not return to Malanti Chiefs next season.
[The Swazi Observer] 12/07/2015

Tanzanite face Young She-polopolo
The Under-20 national women’s soccer team, Tanzanite, kick off their campaign for the Papua New Guinea 2016 U-20 Women’s World Cup qualifiers today when they take on their Zambian counterparts, Young She-polopolo, at the Azam Chamazi Complex on the outskirt of Dar es Salaam city. The game is (...)
[In2EastAfrica] 11/07/2015

Airtel introduces cross-border money transfers in Niger
Bharti Airtel has revealed the launch of a cross-border money transfer service for its customer’s in Niger. Niger will join three other African countries – the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Zambia and Rwanda – where Airtel Money customers can transfer cash, facilitate remittances and (...)
[IT News Africa] 09/07/2015

Africa: Zambian Writer Wins Top African Literary Award
[RFI] The story "The Sack" by Zambian writer Namwali Serpell was selected as the winner of this year's Caine Prize, the top accolade for African short story writers.
[AllAfrica] 07/07/2015



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