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More money for officers in UN mission, as President Hakainde Hechilema signs SI allowing them to get 100% bonuses – Moypanto

The Anti-Corruption Commission has arrested former Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Agriculture Songwayo Ziambu, a former major agricultural economist, and former chief accountant on corruption charges, including US$131 million in the unprocessed fertilizer case. Songwayo Ziambu 56, of New Kasama Lusaka, Gray Mwale 51, of Chongwe, and Emmanuel Kabwe 48 of Shalala are jointly […]

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Ministry of Health detects polio virus in Kitwe

The Ministry of Health announced that Zambia has recorded a confirmed isolation of the polio virus in Kitwe district. The ministry has since urged parents to ensure their children are once again vaccinated against polio, revealing that the current virus is different from the one they were previously vaccinated against. Health Minister Silvia Masebo announced […]

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Zambia’s return to the Tennis Association ~

By Chansa Kunda Zambia has rejoined the International Tennis Federation – ITF – after 15 years of no affiliation. Zambian Tennis Association – ZTA – President Gibson Phiri has said the country can now participate in highly rated tennis events after paying part of the money owed to the ITF. PHIRI has confirmed the development […]

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Dancer arrested for defrauding the government of more than 120,000 kwacha – Moypanto

A former dancer in the Ministry of Tourism and Arts has been arrested for defrauding the government of more than 120,000 K. Rasford Tembo has been arrested for 36 years from PHI Lusaka’s 51st home on charges of forgery, uttering false documents, obtaining a financial advantage through false claims, attempting to obtain employment by false […]

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Govt closes Kamwala remand prison and moves inmates to Moimbishi

Home Affairs and Homeland Security Minister Jack Mwembo has revealed that the government has closed Kamwala Remand Prison due to its habitable condition and that all inmates will be transferred to Mwembeshi Correctional Facility. Mwimbo, who was discussing the supply movement for the Zambia Correctional Service, said Friday that the government is also working to […]

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KATTANGA PLEADS NOT MENTY ~

The former Deputy Inspector General of the Charity Police Katanga has denied the charge of possession of property reasonably suspected to be the proceeds of crime. Ms Katanga pleaded not guilty to the charge before the Lusaka-based judge, David Chimboele. She was arrested on August 19, 2022 for possession of property reasonably suspected to be […]

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Times of Zambia | Bose said he added emeralds to his gold reserves

By Judith Namotoy –The Zambezi River Authority (ZRA) said that the feasibility study for the Batoka Hydropower Plant has been reviewed.ZRA CEO Munyaradze Minodov said in an interview yesterday that the review of the pilot structure, power house and energy production of the project has been completed.Mr. Mandoufa said that the authority is currently awaiting […]

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The World Cup is here and Betta1 wants you to win even bigger! – Moibantu

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His Highness is arming UN peacekeepers with 100% uniforms.

President Hakende Hechilema said he has signed Legal Instrument 70 of 2022, which will enable UN defense forces and other peace operations that are subject to multilateral sanctions to receive 100% allocations. In a Facebook post, President Hechilema said his government was simply fulfilling a promise it made while in opposition. “To our men and […]

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Times of Zambia | Baratos, META to build a 900 km metro fiber network

By Judith Namotoy –The Zambezi River Authority (ZRA) said that the feasibility study for the Batoka Hydropower Plant has been reviewed.ZRA CEO Munyaradze Minodov said in an interview yesterday that the review of the pilot structure, power house and energy production of the project has been completed.Mr. Mandoufa said that the authority is currently awaiting […]

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NALUMANGO TASKS REGULATORS on FUEL DISTRIBUTION ~

Written by Ruth China Vice President MUTALE NALUMANGO urged the Department of Energy and regulators to ensure rapid fuel distribution in the affected areas. Ms Nalumango says the reason for the erratic fuel supply in some areas is the slow delivery of the commodity to some parts of the country. The Vice President said this […]

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InterContinental Lusaka Heralds a New Era of Luxury – Moypanto

Today, InterContinental Hotels & Resorts, part of the IHG Luxury & Lifestyle Collection, celebrates a new era of luxury with the unveiling of the InterContinental Lusaka, which has reopened after a two-year, multi-million dollar renovation. InterContinental Lusaka has been a landmark in the city for over 50 years and has been considered one of the […]

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Katanga pleads not guilty to the corruption offences

The former Deputy Inspector General of the Charitable Police Katanga has denied the charge of possession of property worth over $2 million and 1.5 million quotas, suspected of being the proceeds of crime. Katanga pleaded not guilty to Judge Davis Chipwele, Friday, after reading and explaining the charge to her. Katanga faces one count of […]

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