The ERB explanation on ZESCO tariff adjustment was spot on…But?

By Mwiine Lubemba Last Sunday we broke off at that point when we said: In any case, today’s low cost environment is opening up new options for electricity generation, just as energy storage technology is coming of age. Large companies are already investing heavily in energy storage batteries to meet growing demand

Need for Safety conscious marketers

By Mark Kunda Marketers and marketeers are different. Marketing is a profession and marketers are professionals. The way marketing is being conducted in Zambia leaves so much to be desired. Zambia urgently needs safety conscious marketers. I remember a TV advertisement by Workers Compensation Fund Control Board. The advert showed an

Today’s letters

DEC victimising  innocent Zambians Dear Editor   It is very painful that our law enforcement agencies including and especially the Drug Enforcement Agency will always target the small men and villagers while leaving the huge money launderers to ply their trade with impunity. Why do they feel so happy to issue statements about villagers


  By Aaron Chiyanzo OVER US$120 million has been set aside for rehabilitation of the water network system in some selected townships of Lusaka on behalf of the water utility company, Millennium Challenge Account (MCA) communications and outreach manager John Kunda has said. Dr Kunda said that MCA was prompted to initiate a

Law breaking habit by UPND shocking

  By SANDRA MACHIMA NO country can tolerate the breakers of its laws and therefore supporters of the opposition UPND and its incarcerated leader Hakainde Hichilema must have limits in the manner they handle issues of national interests, instead of interfering with the judicial system of the land, says New Congress party

North PF prodded to back President Lungu

  By KALOBWE BWALYA   ALL PF party structures in Northern Province should rally behind President Edgar Lungu as he works hard to deliver on the 2016-2021 election manifesto, Patriotic Front Chairperson for Mines and Minerals in the Central Committee Yamfwa Mukanga has said. Mr Yamfwa who is Central member of committee has

MMD roasts Maimane for childish propaganda

  By MUKOSELA KASALWE IT is contempt of court and politically childish propaganda for South African opposition Democratic Alliance leader Mmusi Maimane to demand for the release of incarcerated UPND president Hakainde Hichilema, says MMD national secretary Raphael Nakacinda Mr. Nakacinda said it was unprecedented for an opposition leader to attempt to get

GBM challenged to come out of hiding

  By Oscar Malipenga  “WHY is Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba popularly known as GBM in hiding reportedly seeking asylum if he has not committed any crime?” Patriotic Front (PF) member of the Central Committee (MCC) Paul Moonga has questioned. And Mr. Moonga has challenged UPND national chairperson Mutale Nalumango to tell Zambians a crime

Local court news

 ‘My wife doesn’t want to hear that I don’t have money’ By FRANK NYAMBE A LUSAKA businessman has narrated before a Local Court in Lusaka that he was differing with his wife because she doesn’t want to hear that he has no money. Friday Daka, 28, a businessman of Makeni was testifying

Husband caught in toilet making love with neighbour

  By Frank Nyambe   A MAN who was allegedly caught making love with a neighbour in the toilet told a Local Court in Lusaka that he warned his wife that she will hear that he made love with a neighbour because she denies him conjugal rights. Oswald Mukando, 33, of Garden House compound