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Batoka hydro power project to benefit Zambia, Zimbabwe

The Zambezi River Authority (ZRA) Council of Ministers has reiterated its commitment to ensure Zambia and Zimbabwe draw equal social and economic benefits, from the development of the US$4.5 billion Batoka Gorge Hydro-Electric Scheme (BGHES). Outgoing ZRA Council of Ministers...

INTERNATIONAL NEWS | Cicely Tyson, iconic and influential actress, dies at 96

Cicely Tyson, an award-winning icon of the stage and screen who broke barriers for Black actresses with surpassing dignity, died Thursday, her longtime manager Larry Thompson confirmed to CNN. She was 96. A family statement did not reveal the cause...

Republican congresswoman files for impeachment of Joe Biden barely two days into his tenure

President Joe Biden is facing articles of impeachment which were filed against him by a Republican congresswoman, Marjorie Taylor Greene, 24 hours after assuming presidency. Greene is a fierce critic of Biden. The lawmaker who represents Northwest Georgia announced the...

UGANDA ELECTIONS | US calls for probe into Uganda vote-rigging claims, police brutality

The United States (US) State Department has called for independent investigations into reports of irregularities in Uganda's general election held on Thursday last week. Longest-serving President Yoweri Museveni was declared winner with 58.6 per cent of the votes securing a...

I Am UPND, But The Party Is Broken, HH Must Make Changes, Appoint Shadow...

ALLIANCE for Community Action executive director Laura Miti has spoken up against threats on our UPND tabloid News Diggers, calling the situation unfortunate.   Miti who disclosed to News Diggers that it is nolonger a secret that she is UPND, and...

UNZA students cane ‘insolent’ UPND

THE remarks made by the UPND on students participation in the political dispensation of the country is actually insulting to the student unions, says University of Zambia Students Union (UNZASU). This is in reaction to the UPND President’s Special Advisor for...

ZRA scores 98% on 2020 Revenue Target amidst tough conditions brought on by COVID-19...

THE Zambia Revenue Authority has disclosed that it achieved 98% of its 2020 revenue target pegged at K59 billion for the financial year 2020. ZRA collected 57.7 Billion kwacha against an approved target of K59 billion, outperforming majority revenue authorities...

Museveni takes a commanding lead in his battle with a youth Wine addiction

ACCORDING to the latest election results update from Uganda's Electoral Commission (EC) puts incumbent President in a safe and comfortable lead over his challengers: YOWERI Museveni - 1,536,205 ROBERT Kyagulani - 647,146 Meanwhile Ugandan presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi popularly referred to as...

Foreign election observers from COVID-19 ravaged countries advised to stay away from Zambia’s General...

A CONSORTIUM of Civil Society and Student Organisations has advised foreign observers from countries that have been hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic to stay away from Zambia’s 2021 General Elections. During a media briefing held today at Mika Lodge,...

Malawi’s Chakwera Declares State Of National Disaster

President of Malawi, Lazarus Chakwera, has declared a state of national disaster across Malawi due to the Coronavirus pandemic and has appealed for assistance in cash and in kind. The President made the declaration on Tuesday during a national address...

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Police ready for UPND lawbreakers – Katongo

The Zambia Police Service said it is ready to meet head on the UPND lawbreakers from parts different parts of the country intending to...

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