Daily Archives: October 4, 2017

ZABS targets to inspect over 600 fuel tankers

Hazel Zulu

The Zambia Bureau of Standards (ZABS) says it targets to inspect over 600 fuel tankers between October and November 2017 in a bid to promote quality of petroleum products and ensure the safety of all road users in the country. ZABS Head Marketing and Public Relations, Hazel Zulu has explained that the tankers will be inspected to ensure that all ...

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Bishop Kakuwa advises Zambians to reconcile during National day of prayer, fasting

Every Home for Christ Regional Director, Dr. Bishop Richard Kakuwa

Apostolic Leader for Access Church Africa Dr. Bishop Richard Kakuwa has encouraged political players to use this month’s National Day of Prayer, Reconciliation and Fasting to reconcile with each other. Dr. Kakuwa has told QTV News that there seems to be hatred amongst some political players, which is not healthy for a Christian nation like Zambia. He is further urging ...

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Govt to focus on policy consistency – Mutati

Finance Minister Felix Mutati

Finance Minister Felix Mutati says government’s focus in the mining sector is to continue with policy consistency by enhancing compliance. Speaking during the KPMG 2018 Budget breakfast at Protea Hotel in Ndola this morning, Mr Mutati says government has put in place the mineral value chain in order to accumulate data and information with regards to production and output from ...

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2018 National Budget not giving hope – Mongu Central MP

Finance Minister Felix Mutati at parliament with wife and daughter

UPND Mongu Central Member of Parliament Mwilola Imakando says the 2018 national budget does not give hope. Contributing to debate on the 2018 national budget in Parliament, Dr Imakando says the 2018 budget will not create new jobs. He says with the projected GDP growth of about 4% there will be no new firms and jobs coming on the scene. ...

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Oath of allegiance holds back Kambwili

Chishimba Kambwili

Roan Member of Parliament Chishimba Kambwili says he could not expose the alleged corruption in the PF Government because he was still under oath. Addressing a media briefing, Mr Kambwili says he had seen a lot of alleged corruption in government, but could not expose it because he was under oath. He claims he has a lot of evidence of ...

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Kate Winslet, ‘Titanic’ director James Cameron to reunite for ‘Avatar’ sequels

Kate Winslet is joining the “Avatar” franchise, reuniting with “Titanic” director James Cameron 20 years later.  (AP/Reuters)

Kate Winslet will star in James Cameron’s upcoming “Avatar” sequels, reuniting with the director 20 years after they collaborated on the Academy Award-winning film “Titanic.” Winslet will play a character named Ronal in the fantasy/science fiction films. Cameron has announced his 2009 film will have four sequels, but it is not clear how many films Winslet will be a part ...

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Mr. Porter Reveals Eminem’s Next Album Is Done

According to the rapper/producer, Slim Shady's upcoming project is "amazeballs."

(AllHipHop News) It appears Eminem’s 9th album is already complete. News of Slim Shady’s imminent return came via the Detroit rapper’s longtime production partner Mr. Porter. The D12 member was chatting with some of his followers while on a live social media broadcast, and he was asked about Em’s next project. His answer revealed that new music is on the ...

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Zimbabwe’s Emmerson Mnangagwa criticised for poisoned ice cream claim

Vice-President Emmerson Mnangagwa is seen as a potential successor to President Robert Mugabe

Zimbabwe’s Vice-President Phelekezela Mphoko has publicly reprimanded the country’s other Vice-President, Emmerson Mnangagwa, accusing him of trying to “destabilise” the country. It follows Mr Mnangagwa’s claim that he was poisoned. The governing Zanu-PF has been battling to contain tensions within the party between rival groups wanting to succeed President Robert Mugabe, 93. Mr Mnangagwa and First Lady Grace Mugabe are ...

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Zambia women draw Tanzania in AFCON qualifiers


The Zambia Women National Team has been drawn against Tanzania in the first round of the Ghana 2018 Africa Cup of Nations qualifiers. According to the first round draw Zambia will be away to Tanzania on February 26 before hosting the East Africans on March 6. The 2017 Cosafa bronze medallists will potentially meet Zimbabwe or Namibia should they sweep ...

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Chipolopolo off to Nigeria


The Zambia National Team has wound up its camp in Accra Ghana and headed to Nigeria for Saturday’s crucial Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup Group B clash in Uyo. Coach Wedson Nyirenda has had three days in Ghana to acclimatize to West African geographical conditions and put together final pieces of his puzzle. The team that now has the full ...

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