Category: General News

China halts funding for KKIA project, questions Zambia’s capacity to pay back

By Staff Reporter China’s Exim Bank has halted funding towards the US$360 million expansion and modernization of the Kenneth Kaunda International Airport for fear that the Zambian

Kalabo vet department takes measures against rabid dogs

By Staff Reporter   Department of Veterinary Services in Kalabo district has submitted a specimen head of a suspected rabid dog to the Central Veterinary Research Institute

‘Dormant’ FFTUZ to start all over again – Msiska

By Staff Reporter The Federation of Free Trade Unions of Zambia has pledged to “start all over again” in its advocacy of workers’ rights. Federation president Chingati

Minister tips north farmers on drought-resistant crops

By Staff Reporter Northern Province minister Bwalya Chungu has implored farmers in the region to grow a variety of drought-resistant crops to mitigate the negative effects of

Chipangali MP expresses interest to lease Old Beit Stadium in Chipata

By Staff Reporter.   Chipangali Member of Parliament Vincent Mwale has confirmed that he has applied to lease Old Beit Stadium in Chipata district for 10 years.

Judge Muma recuses himself from handling case involving Kaizer Zulu

By Staff Reporter   LUSAKA High Court judge Wilfred Muma has recused himself from handling a case in which President Edgar Lungu's special assistant for political affairs

DEC arrest 4 for trafficking in cannabis

By Staff Reporter   The Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) has arrested four people for trafficking in 497 kilogrammes of cannabis in various operations conducted countrywide.   In