WEEKAHEAD-Nigeria's naira to firm on c.bank
NasdaqWEEKAHEAD-Nigeria's naira to firm on c.bank move, Zambia's kwacha seen stableNasdaqLAGOS, April 20 (Reuters) - Nigeria's naira, is expected to post gains over the next week as a central bank move to ease business access to dollars trims demand on the black market, while Zambia's kwacha is seen supported by salary payments. NIGERIA ...and more »
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 6:13 am
Zambia Court to Rule on Opposition Leader's
U.S. News & World ReportZambia Court to Rule on Opposition Leader's Treason Case Next WeekU.S. News & World ReportFILE PHOTO: Zambian opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema speaks during a live television debate in Lusaka, January 15, 2015. REUTERS/Rogan Ward/File Photo Reuters. LUSAKA (Reuters) - A Zambian ...Zambia opposition leader seeks to quash 'treason' chargeNews24Maimane says current rot in Zambia due to flawed 2016 electionsZambian WatchdogHome Politics PF says UPND's much publicized Protest at the Zambian High Commission in...Lusaka TimesDaily Trust -World Politics Review -AllAfrica.comall 30 news articles »
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 5:55 am
Zambia police raid CEC Liquid Telecom -
Lusaka TimesZambia police raid CEC Liquid TelecomITWeb AfricaThe Zambia Information and Communication Technology Authority (ZICTA) and the State police this week raided CEC Liquid Telecom head office in Lusaka in search of what they suspected was phone tapping equipment. ZICTA and law enforcement officials ...CEC Liquid Telecoms refutes claims of Phone tappingLusaka Timesall 4 news articles »
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 3:11 am
The Week In Brief: Zambia Endures A Tough
Zambia ReportsThe Week In Brief: Zambia Endures A Tough WeekZambia ReportsZambians have endured one of their most trying weeks with political tension reaching fever pitch following the arrest of leading opposition figure Hakainde Hichilema who has since been charged with treason. Cases of politically motivated arson were ...
Posted on 20 April 2017 | 1:18 am
Bushiri dismisses prophecy claims about
Lusaka TimesBushiri dismisses prophecy claims about bloodshed in ZambiaLusaka TimesFounder and leader of Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) Prophet Shepherd Bushiri has denied media reports that he prophesised war and bloodshed in Zambia. ECG communications director Ephraim Nyondo has called such reports 'grossly untrue, ...
Posted on 19 April 2017 | 10:26 pm
M’membe Lies in Court; “Post Workers
Post Newspaper general manager Rowena Zulu told the Lusaka High Court that the newspaper had entered into an arrangement with its employees in which their salaries were subordinated to the debt owed to the Zambia Revenue Authority. But the workers talked ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:38 am
Zambia’s trade deficit falls
ZAMBIA’s trade deficit reduced to K958.3 million in July 2015 from the nearly K1.3 billion which was recorded the previous month. The country’s inflation rate for the month of August has, however, increased to 7.3 per cent from 7.1 per cent posted in ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:55 am
Prof Bowa encourages youth to study medicine
COPPERBELT University School of Medicine dean Professor Kasonde Bowa says Zambia is in need of more doctors and young people must utilise the opportunity by studying medicine. Addressing the youth at a Meet The Professionals event organised by the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:54 am
Notes on community radio and democracy in
Some interesting items on community radio from two very different places. In Zambia supporters of the Patriotic Front (PF) electoral party “briefly interrupted operations” at the Mkushi Community Radio Station on Tuesday “in protest against [the ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 7:38 pm
Zambia's August inflation quickens to 7.3
LUSAKA (Reuters) - Zambia's inflation quickened to 7.3 percent year-on-year in August from 7.1 percent in July, the Central Statistical Office (CSO) said on Thursday. "The increase was mainly attributed to the rising of inflation in transport," the ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 7:34 pm