PF interested in numerical growth

    Patriotic Front -PF- secretary General Davies Mwila has appealed to long standing members to embrace those joining the party.   Mr. Mwila says as CEO of the party, he is interested in the party's numerical growth.   He said this in Sioma district when he welcomed over 70 defectors from the opposition United Party

Esther Lungu, a global health ambassador

  Minister of health Chitalu Chilufya has described first lady Esther Lungu as a global health ambassador.   Dr. Chilufya says the first lady cares about the wellbeing of vulnerable people and her trips outside the country are bearing positive results.   He says Mrs. Lungu has worked to strengthen the health system in Zambia

South PF urges Zambians to pray

    The Patriotic Front -PF- leadership in Southern Province is calling upon all Zambians to turn out in numbers for the National Day of Prayer.   PF Southern Province provincial information and publicity secretary Trymore Mwenda says despite some people trying to derail the event, the call for national prayers has received massive

Ex-miners receive land offer letters

    The Ministry of lands has started the process of issuing out offer letters to over one thousand six hundred ex miners in Kitwe under the presidential empowerment initiative fund.   Ex -miners Association of Zambia President Thaulo Chewe says all former miners will in the next 14 days weeks receive offer letters.   Mr.

HH free to pull out of dialogue-ECL

    President Edgar Lungu says opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema is free to pull out of the dialogue process.   President Lungu says Mr. Hichilema is not the only opposition leader and that the dialogue process can be going on even without his presence.   The Head of State was responding to questions from journalists

70 Ethiopians nabbed

      The Immigration Department has apprehended 70 Ethiopians in a suspected human smuggling case.   The 70 were apprehended after an operation that was carried out in the late hours of Saturday October 14 in Lusaka's Chazanga area.   Immigration department Public relations officer Namati Nshinka says the suspects who are all males where found

Hamukale arms the councils

    Southern Province Minister Edify Hamukale has directed all councils in the Province to effect fines on all defaulting shops, bars and restaurant owners that do not have litre bins.   This follows the deadline he set for all Restaurants, Bars and shops to have litre bins in line with the keep Zambia

Protect traditional ceremonies-Govt

      Minister of Chiefs and Traditional Affairs, Lawrence Sichalwe, has appealed to chiefs across the country to ensure traditional ceremonies are not turned into a platform for people to engage in immoral behaviour.   Speaking during this year's Zengani Traditional Ceremony of the Tumbuka/Ngoni people in Lundazi, Eastern Province, Mr. Sichalwe, said traditional

Attend Prayer Day-Rev. Sumaili

    Minister of National Guidance and Religious Affairs Godfridah Sumaili has called on Zambians to attend the National Day of Prayer, Fasting and Reconciliation which falls on October 18 annually.   Reverend Sumaili says this year's Prayers will be held under the theme “Repentance, Consolidating Peace And Unity In Diversity”   The Minister has told

Mufumbwe Police Gutted

    Police in Mufumbwe, North Western Province have arrested 17 people in connection with the burning down of Mufumbwe Police Station.   Police Spokesperson Mwata Katongo has disclosed this to ZNBC News in a statement today.   She says investigations have continued.   On Saturday, Mufumbwe Resident's burnt down Mufumbwe Police station after an attempt by Police