Daily Archives: December 3, 2017

LOMASE Foundation donates to Arthur Davison Hospital

LOMASE Foundation Zambia National Chairperson Joe Namangolwa

LOMASE Foundation Zambia, a Charitable Organization, has called on all stakeholders to consider visiting people in prisons and hospitals as a way of encouraging them. LOMASE Foundation Zambia National Chairperson Joe Namangolwa has told QTV News that it is for this reason that the foundation has been visiting various hospitals and prisons and makes donations as a way of encouraging ...

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Chinsali MP encourages farmers to diversify

Kalalwe Mukosa - Chinsali Member of Parliament

Chinsali Member of Parliament Kalalwe Mukosa has urged farmers in Chinsali to consider embracing the diversification agenda that is being advanced by government. Speaking to Q news Mr. Mukosa said there is need for famers not only in Chinsali but also other parts of the country to consider growing crops that do not need inputs such as fertilizer as a ...

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President Lungu releases K100, 000 to six church congregations

Chanda Kabwe with Rev Gift Kyembe

President Edgar Lungu has released K100, 000 for disbursement to six church congregations in different parts of the country under the Presidential Empowerment Initiative Fund (PEIF). The money which was released last week will be given out to women groups in six congregations in different churches following concerns that the disbursement of the funds had concentrated on market only. PEIF ...

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ZAWA guns down crocodile terrorizing Siavonga residents

Siavonga residents in front of a gunned down crocodile

The Zambia Wildlife Authority (ZAWA) officers have gunned down a crocodile that has been terrorizing people in Siavonga District in Southern Province. The residents suspect that this is the same crocodile that had killed an eight year old girl identified as Roniver Hamilenge a grade 1 pupil of Namumu School who was killed on 28th November and buried on 30th ...

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Eight potential German ‘energy’ investors expected in Zambia

Markus Wolf with Anthony Mukwita

Eight potential German investors are expected in the country in the next few weeks to explore investment opportunities in the energy sector. Zambia’s Ambassador to Germany Anthony Mukwita says the S A-German Chamber of Commerce and Industry Project Manager Markus Wolf has assured him that the investors will be coming following recent policy decisions by the Zambian government to remove ...

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Govt set to revise SI 76

Brian Mushimba

Finance Minister Felix Mutati has clarified that Minister of Communications and Transport, Brian Mushimba, is this week set to sign a Statutory Instrument to revise and replace SI 76 of 2016, which introduced a restriction in the movement of Passenger Service Vehicles and Trucks between 21:00 Hrs and 05:00 Hrs. Earlier Mr. Mutati is said to have announced that Government ...

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Chongwe Toll Plaza completed, ready to start operating

Alphonsius Hamachila

The National Road Fund Agency (NRFA) has announced that all construction works and road tolling systems at Chongwe Toll Plaza have been completed and road tolling will commence tomorrow December 4th 2017. Avic International, which constructed the US$ 1.9 million Chongwe Toll Plaza through the Road Development Agency (RDA), has completed all works and handed over the Toll Plaza to ...

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ZRA Strikes Daily Meat Products for smuggling

Topsy Sikalinda

The Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) has pounced on Daily Meat Products Limited for smuggling goods worth over K1.2 million in unpaid duty and taxes. Facts are that Daily Meat Products Limited has been undervaluing and falsifying invoices to facilitate smuggling contrary to section 149 of the Customs and Excise Act CAP 322 of the laws of Zambia. ZRA Corporate Communications ...

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Barca, Real held, Griezmann gives Atletico hope

Celta Vigo Barcelona 2-2 draw.

Real Madrid remain eight points adrift of Barcelona at the top of La Liga after failing to break down Athletic Bilbao in a 0-0 stalemate as captain Sergio Ramos saw the 24th red card of his career. Earlier, Celta Vigo became the first team this season to take points off Barcelona at the Nou Camp in a thrilling 2-2 draw. ...

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