logo
Issue #1240 -- 26396 Headlines -- Last Updated: 2019-08-17 15:02:07
Free Copy
Date: 17 August, 2019. 16:55:00

Tanzania Tanker Explosion Victims Buried in Mass Funeral

Tanzania has held a mass funeral for people who died when an overturned fuel tanker exploded on Saturday. Officials have said people were trying to siphon fuel from the vehicle on a main road in the Morogoro region when it …

Read more...

Published on 2019-08-12 6:54:11 via Zambia Reports

Comments

No comments here. Be the first to comment.

I can’t respect a thieving President, says Kambwili

I CANNOT respect a thieving President and I have no apologies to make, says Chishimba Kambwili. Addressing the media at the Lusaka Magistrates’ Court today, Kambwili said he would not respect President Edgar Lungu, who went to ground break a project...

Read more...

Published on 2019-08-12 22:30:09 via The Mast Online

Comments

No comments here. Be the first to comment.

UPND Dissolves Kitwe District Executive Over Wrangles

The UPND has dissolved the Kitwe District executive and Chimwemwe constituency management committees over continued divisions, Copperbelt Province secretary Abraham Nkanza Mulemba has revealed. He announced the dissolution of the two party organs...

Zambia Reports image

Read more...

Published on 2019-08-12 18:37:34 via Zambia Reports

Comments

No comments here. Be the first to comment.

Kambwili accuses minister Chilufya of $154m hospital fraud

Chishimba Kambwili has accuses  minister of health Chitalu Chilufya of fraudulently approving the construction of a hospital in Luwingu at an inflated cost of US$154 million when hospitals with similar size and material costs $34 mill...

Read more...

Published on 2019-08-12 16:56:49 via Zambian Watchdog

Comments

No comments here. Be the first to comment.

Drama as Kambwili’s lawyers start cross examining witnesses

  Drama characterised the beginning of cross examination in the case in which NDC leader Chishimba Kambwili is charged with one count each of forgery, uttering a false document and giving false information to a public officer at the L...

Zambian Watchdog image

Read more...

Published on 2019-08-12 15:50:32 via Zambian Watchdog

Comments

No comments here. Be the first to comment.

SA Trade Mission on Week-long Visit to Zambia

A number of South African companies will today begin a week-long trade mission to Zambia that is expected to deepen relations with the southern African country. “South Africa and Zambia share strong bilateral relations with total trade amounting...

Zambia Reports image

Read more...

Published on 2019-08-12 14:52:47 via Zambia Reports

Comments

No comments here. Be the first to comment.

MY DESTINY IN GOD’S HANDS…I don’t mind what Lungu says about me – HH

UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema says he does not lose sleep worrying about whether or not he will become Republican President. He says his destiny lies in the hands of God and that Zambians will decide who ascends to the Republican presidency. Before...

Read more...

Published on 2019-08-12 14:52:43 via The Mast Online

Comments

No comments here. Be the first to comment.

MMD will recapture its political space – Nevers

NEVERS Mumba says the MMD will be a major factor in 2021. Mumba, the MMD president, says the former ruling party will re-capture its political space in the country. He indicated that there was a misconception among many Zambians that because the MMD...

Read more...

Published on 2019-08-12 13:00:39 via The Mast Online

Comments

No comments here. Be the first to comment.

Second leg against Pirates won’t be an easy – Chiyangi

NKOLOMA Stadium on Saturday could not accommodate the enthusiastic soccer fans who poured into the Lusaka-based stadium to watch Green Eagles’ maiden CAF Champions League match against South African giants Orlando Pirates. Green Eagles won by a solit...

Read more...

Published on 2019-08-12 11:40:01 via Sport – The Mast Online

Comments

No comments here. Be the first to comment.

Ministers give themselves more money amid austerity

  Edgar Lungu and his ministers have given themselves hefty unconstitutional allowances amidst the announced austerity measures that government is implementing. As can be seen from this June payslip for Mulenga Kampamba obtained by th...

Read more...

Published on 2019-08-12 10:45:31 via Zambian Watchdog

Comments

No comments here. Be the first to comment.

Fart Pushes Speaker to Suspend Debate

A heated debate about market stalls was disrupted by a foul smell and furious finger-pointing at a Kenyan regional assembly on Wednesday, local reports say. “Honourable Speaker, one of us has polluted the air and I know who it is,” …

Read more...

Published on 2019-08-11 9:11:18 via Zambia Reports

Comments

No comments here. Be the first to comment.

Don’t ban extra lessons in public schools, ministry urged

The banning of extra lessons in government schools by the Ministry of General Education has not been received well by various stakeholders such as the unions and members of the public. Zambia National Union of Teachers Public Relation...

Read more...

Published on 2019-08-11 9:06:06 via Zambian Watchdog

Comments

No comments here. Be the first to comment.

Constitution Amendment Bill number 10 of 2019 is illegal, say lawyers

Two constitutional law experts have observed that the proposed Constitution Amendment Bill number 10 of 2019 is illegal. US-based law Professor Muna Ndulo and locally based constitutional lawyer John Sangwa featured on a public discus...

Zambian Watchdog image

Read more...

Published on 2019-08-11 20:44:25 via Zambian Watchdog

Comments

No comments here. Be the first to comment.

AG report cites Zambia Army’s failure to inscribe furniture, equipment

THERE was failure to inscribe furniture and equipment by the Zambia Army as of August 31 last year. Meanwhile, there was an underfunding of over K93 million to the Ministry of Defence headquarters, for the financial year ended December 31, 2017. This...

Read more...

Published on 2019-08-11 16:09:06 via The Mast Online

Comments

No comments here. Be the first to comment.

COSAFA CUP COMING HOME – MWAMBA

SHEPOLOPOLO today play an historic COSAFA championship final against hosts Banyana Banyana. Meanwhile, the Under 20 Women’s National Team will also be vying for the junior trophy when they take on Tanzania at the tournament also being staged in South...

Read more...

Published on 2019-08-11 15:41:49 via Sport – The Mast Online

Comments

No comments here. Be the first to comment.