Monthly Archives: March 2012

Zambia Awaits Return of President Sata

Journalists from various media organizations in Zambia have camped at the Kenneth Kaunda International Airport awaiting the arrival of President Michael Sata from India where he is said to have...

» Read More

Barotseland Prime Minister Arrested

Barotseland Prime Minister Clement Wainyae Sinyinda has been arrested by the Zambian security forces. Barotse Freedom Movement (BFM) International Relations Secretary Shuwanga Shuwanga told the Watchdog that Sinyinda was arrested Thursday evening but released...

» Read More

Former VP George Kunda In Hospital

FORMER vice president George Kunda has been admitted at the University Teaching Hospital following an illness. And UTH director Dr Lackson Kasonka confirmed that Kunda was admitted overnight on Tuesday, but...

» Read More

Zambia Welcomes Bill Gates Visit

Acting President and Finance and National Planning minister Alexander Chikwanda says Zambia is honored with the visit of the second richest man on the planet and Microsoft founder Bill Gates....

» Read More

MMD wins back Mafinga parliamentary seat

THE Ndola High Court has dismissed an election petition against MMD Mafinga Member of Parliament, Catherine Namugala. Patriotic Front losing candidate in the Mafinga parliamentary race, Brasford James Gondwehad petitioned...

» Read More

20 Congolese die in Zambia tragedy

Police in Nchelenge district in Zambia’s Luapula province have retrieved more bodies from a river where more than 20 people from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) drowned in an accident on...

» Read More

Headlines 29 March 2012

Police arrest three Ex-military commanders The joint investigative wings have formally arrested and charged three former defence chiefs. These are former Zambia Army Commander Lieutenant General Wisdom Lopa, former ZAF...

» Read More

Is Zambia Facing Its Own Yar’Adua Moment?

Many Nigerians recall the frightening constitutional crisis the country experienced in late 2009, early 2010 when their elderly president, Umaru Yar’Adua, absconded to Saudi Arabia for medical treatment, and did...

» Read More