Opinion

How Foreign Aid Fuels African Media’s Payola Problem

By Prue Clarke At a recent press conference, a small group of Liberian journalists made a courageous admission: they confessed they were all “on the take.” To supplement salaries as...

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Headlines

Zambia Police Fires Sesheke Top Command in By-Election Hangover

The Zambia Police has retired Sesheke Police Officer Commanding Shapa Wakung’uma and three others in the aftermath of a violently fought for by-election. According to a memo sent to the...

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Opinion

Ending Load Shedding: A Promise Kept?

On September 18, 2015, eight months after his election as Head of State, President Edgar Lungu made a promise to Zambians that the country “will soon” have a reduction in...

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Politics

PF Reports Prime TV to IBA

The Patriotic Front has filed a complaint with the Independent Broadcasting Authority against privately owned Prime Television for alleged biased overage. Patriotic Front General Secretary Davies Mwila has also reported...

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Headlines

Nigeria Elections Postponed for a Week

Nigeria’s presidential and parliamentary elections have been delayed for a week. The Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) made the announcement just five hours before the polls were due to open...

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Politics

PF Reports Prime TV to IBA

The Patriotic Front has filed a complaint with the Independent Broadcasting Authority against privately owned Prime Television for alleged biased overage. Patriotic Front General Secretary Davies Mwila has also reported...

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Opposition MPs Walk Out of Parliament in Protest of Chitotela Stay

Opposition Members of Parliament this morning walked out of parliament...

ConCourt Allows PeP Leader to Withdraw ‘Lungu land Gift’ Case

Constitutional Court justice Professor Margaret Munalula has allowed Patriots for...

Chitotela Appears in Court But Fails to Take Plea

Infrastructure and housing minister Ronald Chitotela this morning appeared in...

Opinion

How Foreign Aid Fuels African Media’s Payola Problem

By Prue Clarke At a recent press conference, a small group of Liberian journalists made a courageous admission: they confessed they were all “on the take.” To supplement salaries as...

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Ending Load Shedding: A Promise Kept?

On September 18, 2015, eight months after his election as...

Congratulations PF and UPND!

The February 12 by-elections are finally behind us! The UPND...

Congo’s Election: a Defeat for Democracy, a Disaster for the People

In accepting the controversial outcome of DRC’s presidential election, the...

Sport

Katongo Quits FAZ Job

Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) spokesperson Desmond Katongo has resigned his position. Katongo confirmed his resignation that comes in the wake of a fall out with FAZ president Andrew Kamanga....

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Sven Looks beyond Contract

Chipolopolo coach Sven Vandenbroeck has laid out his plans for...

Chipolopolo Kickoff 2020 CHAN Race in July

The draws for the 2020 African Nations Championship (CHAN) have...

FIFA Lifts Kalu Ban

World soccer governing body FIFA has lifted the two-year ban...

Economy

ME Long Increases Production of Mill Balls

ME Long Teng Grinding Media in Kalumbila has stepped up production of mill balls to meet rising demand from mining companies in Zambia and neighbouring countries. A joint venture between...

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Govt Buys Anthrax Vaccines for Sesheke

Government has procured 30,000 doses of Anthrax vaccines and targets...

PF Warns Officials involved in Mealie Meal Smuggling

Patriotic Front Copperbelt chairman Nathan Chanda has directed the Ndola...

ZNFU, Minister and New PS Chart Way Forward for Agriculture

The Zambia National Farmers Union, agriculture minister Michael Katambo and...

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