Zambia: Christian leaders warn against
ZNBCZambia: Christian leaders warn against autocratic ruleCatholic CultureThe Catholic bishops' conference joined with the Council of Churches in Zambia in the statement, responding to the the brutal arrest of a man who blocked a presidential motorcade. The statement referred to the arrest as “inhuman treatment,” observing ...LUNGU to launch dev planZNBCall 3 news articles »
Posted on 20 June 2017 | 2:25 pm
Kenya Re puts Sh187m in Zambia subsidiary -
Business Daily (press release) (blog)Kenya Re puts Sh187m in Zambia subsidiaryBusiness Daily (press release) (blog)Kenya Reinsurance Corporation Zambia, which it fully owns, started operations in November last year and has five members of staff. Establishment of the new subsidiary is part of the company's strategy to diversify its earnings. Kenya Re draws most of ...
Posted on 20 June 2017 | 12:27 pm
Zambia to lift cap on mobile telecomm voice
Zambia to lift cap on mobile telecomm voice service providersReutersCommunications minister Brian Mushimba said in parliament that Zambia needed to get rid of restrictive laws to attract investors and create more jobs. "Within the next 30 days a new licensing framework will be in place and a fourth (voice) mobile phone ...and more »
Posted on 20 June 2017 | 9:05 am
Democracy: Zambia and Rwanda Are Poles Apart
Zambia ReportsDemocracy: Zambia and Rwanda Are Poles ApartZambia ReportsWe know that kagame is a brutal tribal supremist. All these burundians who own shops in zambia and are being shot by their own countrymen, the recent example being vincent from woodlands who was shot in front of his family as he was closing his shop.Zambia's peace, democracy hailedZambia Daily MailZambia, Rwanda ink deals to boost cooperationXinhuaRwandese in danger as Zambia signs extradition treaty with RwandaZambian WatchdogAllAfrica.com -UKZAMBIANS -The New Timesall 17 news articles »
Posted on 20 June 2017 | 1:22 am
OPINION: President Lungu's Love Affair for
Zambia ReportsOPINION: President Lungu's Love Affair for Africa's Big MenZambia ReportsThere is something eerily disturbing about the company President Edgar Lungu enjoys keeping. Questions have been popping up about whether Zambia is sliding into a dictatorship but there are still a lot of misgivings about whether that is the case or not.Zambia Slides Towards Authoritarianism As IMF Props Up GovernmentAllAfrica.comUK warns of unrest in ZambiaZambian WatchdogNana Addo jets off to Zambia on June 26CitifmonlineZambia Daily Mailall 7 news articles »
Posted on 20 June 2017 | 1:22 am
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