DR Congo win 2016 CHAN tourney after victory over Mali

The Democratic Republic of Congo won the African Nations Championship (CHAN) for a second time on Sunday, beating Mali 3-0 in the final in Rwanda. The Leopards, coached by Florent Ibenge (pictured), secured the title with two goals from the impressive Mechak Elia and a late Jonathan Bolingi strike. DR Congo became the first nation […]

Kaingu lied: all individuals arrested during riots are registered students

The Minister of Education, Dr Michael Kaingu, in his address to the nation on 3rd February, 2016 had erroneously alleged that 25 students were arrested and that 10 of those students were in fact opposition activists. First and foremost, it is clear that the minister has very little information about the happenings at the university […]

More property for ZNFU officials identified

More property for ZNFU officials identified

Editor, This is another multimillion property owned by one Pride Mwelwa, an accountant of the Zambia National Farmers’s Union. Pride is constructing a mall in Chelston Extension area in a place called Ranchdale which is a former farm for NRDC. The plot number for this property is 1433, Ranchdale. Pride Mwelwa, born on 22.01.82 has […]

Lungu gives private media K20 billion for propaganda

Lungu gives private media  K20 billion for propaganda

Outgoing president Edgar Lungu has released K20 million (K20 billion old currency) tax payers’ money for media and publicity in a scheme to try and counter The Post newspaper and Watchdog coverage of the opposition. The PF through Chishimba Kambwili and Frank Bwalya has reportedly “instructed” owners of privately owned Muvi TV,  Hot FM and […]

Women for Change says high nomination fees bad for women

The Women for Change (WFC) says the increase in nomination fees as announced by the Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) and the grade 12 certificate requirements have come at the wrong time, despite the country’s need for improved quality of leadership. The women for change is of the view that the implementation of such requirements […]

Lungu’ speech will negatigely affect Zambia

PRESIDENT’S SPEECH TO NEGATIVELY AFFECT ZAMBIA. HE Edger Lungu was either ill advised or personally made one of the worst decisions to wash dirty linnen on an international platform. The consequences of accusing the country’s brightest minds of beeing violent and drunk literally scares away prospective foreign students and shatters any exchange programs that other […]

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