Idah – Zambia’s First Female Public Transport Driver

Idah - Zambia's First Female Public Transport Driver. WHEN Idah Mutamina walks through the gates of Millennium Bus Station in Lusaka, she looks like any woman seeking to board a bus to some destination. Wait a minute and watch her board. It is actually not to board but to take the driver’s

Funeral Scheme Excites Civil Servants

Funeral Scheme Excites Civil Servants. THE death of a loved one is an event that all of us are likely to experience during our lifetimes, often on numerous occasions. Whilst lives are transformed by such loss, which is stressful, it does not necessarily need to be for the worse in the long

Mpulungu – Zambia’s Only Port

Mpulungu - Zambia's Only Port THREE battered cargo vessels are anchored at the edge of Lake Tanganyika in Mpulungu. One of the vessels at the port is being loaded with cargo by an army of stevedores or dockworker, s who carry bags of sugar on their shoulders, treading carefully across a

Livingstone Man Fined K25 000 For Sleeping With Friend’s Wife

Livingstone Man Fined K25 000 For Sleeping With Friend's Wife. A LIVINGSTONE man who forced himself on his friend’s wife to have sex with her has been ordered by the local court to pay K25,000 as compensation. The court ordered John Mate, 41 to pay his workmate and friend, Moffat Mulombo, after

Husband Inspects Wife’s Private Part

Husband Inspects Wife's Private Part TIRED of her jealous husband, a housewife of Kitwe has dragged her spouse of 16 years to court for divorce because he inspects her private parts each time he knocks off from work to see if she had slept with another man. Judith Chabanzi filed for divorce

Bank Aims To Raise $ 500 million

Bank Aims To Raise $ 500 million. THE African Export and Import Bank ( Afrexim) is targeting to raise capital through equity to a tune of US$ 500 million by the end of the year to enable it provide reliable assistance to more African businesses. Outgoing chairman of the Afrexim general meeting Denny Kalyalya

Police Find Bombs In GBM’s House

Police Find Bombs In GBM’s House. POLICE in Kasama have arrested 28 United Party for National Development (UPND) cadres and recovered five petrol bombs and assorted offensive weapons from the house of party’s vicepresident for administration, Geoffrey Mwamba. The suspects have been charged with conduct likely to cause breach of peace, possession

Road Contractor Cautioned And Urged To Speed Up Work

Road Contractor Cautioned And Urged To Speed Up Work. GOVERNMENT has urged the contractor working on the bridge across Luangwa River on the Chama- Matumbo road to speed up its work and ensure that a professional job is done. Muchinga Province permanent secretary Bright Nundwe said the government and members of the

210 Marketeers Funded In Kitwe

210 Marketeers Funded In Kitwe. THE Presidential Marketeers Empower me t Fund yesterday handed over K105,000 to 210 marketeers at Buchi- Kamitondo Market in Kitwe. In an interview in Kitwe yesterday, the fund’s national patron Chanda Kabwe said the fund is impacting positively on the lives of many market traders because it is

Be Non Partisan – Lungu Tells Soldiers

Be Non Partisan - Lungu Tells Soldiers PRESIDENT Lungu has advised military personnel to resist the temptation of aligning themselves and participating in partisan politics in the run- up to next month’s general elections. President Lungu, who is also Commander- in- Chief of the Armed Forces, warned that Zambia could plunge into