Archive | August, 2014

Sexy garden boy faces jail

A garden boy of Lusaka has been committed to the Lusaka High Court for sentencing for indecent assault after the Magistrates Court found him guilty of the offence. Resident Magistrate Humphrey Chitalu said that the prosecution has proved its case beyond reasonable doubt against Barnabas Mwitwa,41, of Chipata Township but he had no jurisdiction to […]

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RTSA steps up road patrols

HIGH way patrols by the Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) will soon be intensified to ensure road users adhere to road safety regulations, says acting senior public relations manager Fredrick Mubanga. Mr Mubanga said the agency was utilising various platforms to sensitise road users about issues of road safety. Speaking ahead of two traditional […]

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Kabimba not entitled to ZAF choppers

MMD president Nevers Mumba says Patriotic Front (PF) secretary general Wynter Kabimba has no authority to be using Zambia Air Force (ZAF) planes to fly around the country to conduct political campaigns. Dr Mumba said the MMD was concerned about the way PF government, especially Mr Kabimba who is Minister of Justice, was running the […]

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PF violating electoral laws-ECZ

Government officials and District Commissioners (DCs) violated the electoral code of conduct in the just ended Mangango Parliamentary by-election by using public resources to campaign, Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) director Priscilla Isaacs has stated. And Mrs Isaacs has said there was nothing ECZ could do about government officials who breached the electoral code of […]

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Zambia’s Ebola fight gets WHO’s U$50,000 boost

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has donated US$ 50,000 worth of protective equipment to the Ministry of Health to fight any potential Ebola outbreak in the country. WHO Country representative Jean-Marie Dangou said with Ebola raging in other countries, it was vital for Zambia to put in place necessary preventive and response measures against an […]

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VAT refunds to mines not about Chikwanda – Prof Saasa

AN economist, Olive Saasa has described as inappropriate attacks by some individuals against Finance Minister Alexander Chikwanda over the Value Added Tax (VAT) General Administration Rule 18 stating that government operates the principle of cooperate responsibility. Professor Saasa has said it was unfair to single out an individual from a government collective decision and begin […]

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Mikango illegal land allocation faces reversal

THE allocation of land at Mikango Barracks’ training range to cadres and some senior government officers will be reversed if it is established that the developers were allocated the land irregularly, Ministry of Lands permanent secretary Inutu Suba has said She has explained that the allocation of the land at Mikango Barracks could have been […]

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Police and divided allegiance

That a secret letter to the President could be leaked in the interest of promoting sectional interests raises very serious questions of institutional integrity. That is why Inspector General of Police and all the security wings of Government should spare no effort but identify and deal with the source of the leakage IG Stella Libongani […]

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Pay back DBZ loan-Chikwanda

FINANCE Minister Alexander Chikwanda has demanded that the K14 billion Development Bank of Zambia (DBZ) loan obtained by Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Mutembo Nchito, his business partner Fred M’membe who is Post Newspaper owner and Nchima Nchito, through the defunct Zambian Airways must be paid back in accordance with the tenets of good cooperate […]

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UPND’s Isaac Zulu acquitted in Rufunsa killing

The Lusaka High Court has acquitted a United Party for National Development (UPND) member Isaac Zulu who was accused of murdering Menyani Zulu in Rumfunsa during violence that characterized THE WARD by-election in the area. High Court Judge Dominic Sichinga this morning acquitted Mr Zulu who was accused of murdering Menyani Zulu, a Patriotic Front […]

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