SOLWEZI MAN ELECTROCUTED

  An unidentified man of Solwezi has died after being electrocuted by a security wire fence at Kansanshi Foundation offices in Solwezi district. North-Western Province Commissioner of Police Hudson Namachila has confirmed the incident which is believed to have happened between 19:00 and 22:00 hours last night. Mr. Namachila said Moses Katanga, a Security Guard from Henderson […]

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CHIKUSE CALL FOR ISSUE BASED CAMPAIGNS IN CHILANGA

Governance Activist Leslie Chikuse has called for peaceful and issue based campaigns in the fourth coming Chilanga Parliamentary by-elections. In an interview with Komboni Radio News, Mr Chikusa urged electorates in Chilanga to reject campaigns of mudslinging and character assassination. He says candidates in Chilanga should tell the people what they will do when voted […]

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GOVERNMENT URGED TO EXPIDITE THE ADOPTION OF THE NATIONAL ALCOHOL POLICY

  The Southern African Alcohol Policy Association (SAAPA) has called on the government to expedite the adoption of the national alcohol policy. SAAPA communications officer Jonas Ngulube is concerned that the government seems to be relaxed on the matter despite President Edgar Lungu having expressed concern on the continued alcohol abuse especially among the youth. […]

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ROBERT MUGABE’S APPEARANCE IN DIAMONDS INQUIRY DELAYED

Former Zimbabwe president Robert Mugabe will not appear before a parliament committee this week to answer questions on multi-billion-dollar corruption in the diamond industry after the hearing was postponed, a lawmaker said on Monday. The 94-year-old Mugabe had been summoned to appear before the mines and energy committee on Wednesday. But the Member of Parliament […]

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GOVT URGED TO INITIATE PROGRAMS THAT WOULD CREATE EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES FOR YOUTHS

The Parliamentary Committee on Youth, Sport and Child Matters says Zambia is facing an enormous challenge of reducing the high unemployment levels among the youths. Committee chairperson, Chinga Miyutu says there is need to initiate programmes that would create employment opportunities, especially among the young people. Mr. Miyutu made the remarks when he recently led committee members to pay […]

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