Daily Archives: April 2, 2018

RTSA cautions ‘impersonators’

RTSA cautions 'impersonators

The Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) has warned members of the public against bringing the name of the Agency into ridicule. RTSA Head of Public Relations Fredrick Mubanga says it has come to the attention of the Agency that there are some people who are posing with alcoholic beverages on RTSA vehicles parked at designated and personating as Agency ...

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HRC welcome intentions to amend POA

HRC Spokesperson Mweelwa Muleya

The Human Rights Commission has welcomed the indication by the Government through the Ministry of Justice that it will amend the much talked about Public Order Act. The Commission is delighted that Minister of Justice Given Lubinda has announced that the Government will facilitate the amendment and enactment of the amended Public Order Act by the end of 2018. HRC ...

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President Lungu threatened by Socialist Party – M’membe

Fred Membe

Socialist Party President Dr. Fred M’membe says the expulsion of the Cuban Ambassador to Zambia Nelson Vilas for merely attending his party’s meeting shows how scared the PF is of the Socialist Party. President Edgar Lungu has directed that the Cuban Ambassador to Zambia Nelson Pagés Vilas be recalled for engaging in political activities in Zambia. Dr. M’membe says this ...

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Decision to expel Cuban Ambassador to Zambia ill advised – VJ

Dr. Veron Mwaanga

Veteran Politician Dr. Vernon Mwaanga says the decision by the Zambian Government to expel Cuban Ambassador to Zambia for his political engagement is ill advised, extreme and inconsistent with what happened in the past. Dr. Mwaanga recalls that in 2011 when PF held its Convention at Mulungushi Rock in Kabwe, they formally invited the then American Ambassador to Zambia, Mark ...

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Mwinilunga suitor kills ‘father in law’

Esther Katongo

A 31-year-old man of Mwinilunga District has murdered a 75-year-old man of the same area with a bicycle handle for denying him his daughter’s hand in marriage. Police have since identified the deceased as Kapila Kachiza of Munduki village, in Katambi area in Chief Sailunga of Mwinilunga District while the suspect is Teddy Kapepa aged 31 years of Matavu village, ...

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Four dead in Juldan bus accident in Kasama

Four dead in Juldan bus accident in Kasama

Four people have died after a Juldan passenger Bus overturned this morning at Mporokoso- Luwingu T- Junction in Kasama District in Northern Province. Northern Province Police Commissioner Richard Mweene has confirmed the development that the bus which was driven by Davy Kasoka of Kabanana Site and Service in Lusaka overturned at a place called Itamina’s area of Kasama district which ...

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ZCCB notes with concern moral degradation in Zambia

ZCCB Secretary General Fr. Cleophus  Lungu (Picture by Albert Mpezeni)

The Zambia Conference of Catholic Bishops (ZCCB) has noted with concern the moral degradation in the country. The conference has further noted that there is lack of stewardship in the country. Speaking in an interview with QTV News in Lusaka, ZCCB Secretary General Fr. Cleophus Lungu says the church has the moral duty to teach what is acceptable before God ...

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PF Govt Should Draw Lessons from Deportation of Late President Sata from Malawi – Sinkamba

Peter Sinkamba

Green Party President Peter Sinkamba says the PF Government should seriously draw lessons from the deportation of late President Michael Sata from Malawi. Mr. Sinkamba says the announcement by Chief Government Spokesperson and Information Minister, Dora Siliya that the PF Government deported nine foreign nationals for attempting to get into the country to witness the launch of Fred Mmembe’s Socialist Party ...

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