EVICTED STREET VENDORS ASSURED OF TRADING SPACE ALONG TOKYO WAY

Organised Vendors and Traders Multi-purpose cooperative Society has re-assured traders who were evicted from the streets that they will be allocated trading space at Tokyo way market. Organisation Deputy National Chairperson Jeffrey Katoposha has urged the affected traders not to panic as they will all be given space once the market currently under construction is […]

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NDC BEMOANS DELAYS TO COMPLETE THE CONSTRUCTION OF CHIEF’S PALACES

The National Democratic Congress (NDC) says it is concerned with delays by government to complete the construction of chief’s palaces countrywide. NDC General Secretary Mwenya Musenge says it is unfortunate that the construction of the 288 palaces started by late President Michael Sata in 2014 and was earmarked for completion in 2016 has not been […]

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PRESIDENT LUNGU DIRECTS LOCAL GOVERNMENT MINISTER TO FIND ALTERNATIVE TRADING PLACE FOR COMESA TRADERS

President Edgar has directed Local Government Minster Vincent Mwale and Lusaka Province Minster Bowman Lusambo to quickly find an attentive trading place for the traders who have lost property at the gutted COMESA market. President Lungu stressed that temporarily trading area should have all necessary amenities such as toilets. Speaking after he toured the burnt […]

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GOVT URGED TO COMPEL MINING COMPANIES TO PAY TAX BEFORE EXPORTING MINERALS

Peoples Party President Mike Mulongoti has recommended that the mining companies be compelled to pay their taxes before minerals leave the country. Mr. Mulongoti has observed that allowing the mining companies to pay their taxes after exporting the copper seemingly contributes to tax evasion. The opposition leader has wondered why the government seems to be […]

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COMESA MARKET GUTTED

Fire has swept through Lusaka’s COMESA Market destroying property worth millions of Kwacha. A Komboni Radio News crew which rushed to the scene last night found scores of onlookers and traders trying to salvage what had remained in the inferno while fire fighters were struggling to put out the fire. The fire is believed to […]

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