Thursday, November 15, 2018

Zambia suspends officials after ‘$1.6m embezzled’

The Zambian government has suspended more than 80 officials from the ministry of general education after an estimated $1.6m (£1.2m) of donor funds was...

Zambia National Students Union Demand Apology from Government for Deporting Prof. PLO Lumumba

The Zambia National Students Union (ZANASU) has called on government to issue an unreserved apology for deporting Prof. Patrick Loch Otieno Lumumba in order...

China, Get your Hands Off Africa Now!

China has mapped a subtle approach to rape the Africa Continent under the guise of the China-African Trade Agreement and 'No strings attached' Loans....

Zambia opposition protests against Patrick Lumumba deportation

Zambia’s main opposition leader, Hakainde Hichilema, has criticised the government over Saturday's deportation of prominent Kenyan lawyer Patrick Loch Otieno Lumumba. Mr Lumumba, director of...

Zambia Deported Renowned Pan-African, Prof. PLO Lumumba, for Speaking Up Against China

Why would Zambia deport an African who is legally eligible to enter into the country, just because he has spoken against China's pernicious dealings...

Zambia minister sacked amid corruption scandal

Zambia’s President Edgar Lungu has fired the minister in charge of community development and social welfare, making her the first casualty of an investigation...

UN Launches Witchcraft Degree In Zambia

The below LusakaTimes article is part of discussions today on the Deutshe Welle news network. The program can be accessed on the following link. The United Nations Educational, Scientific and...

Britain freezes aid to Zambia over corruption concerns

The UK government has frozen direct financial aid to the Zambian government after concerns about widespread corruption. Britain’s High Commissioner to Lusaka Fergus Cochrane-Dyet confirmed...

China will not seize Zambian assets – Lungu

Zambia’s President Edgar Lungu has hit back at reports suggesting the country's sovereignty is being eroded by China, saying that no amount of "propaganda"...

Zambia mayor apologies for brandishing a gun

The mayor of Zambia’s capital, Lusaka, Miles Sampa, has apologised for posting photos of himself on Facebook brandishing a gun and wearing a holster,...

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UN to lift sanctions on Eritrea

Diplomats at the United Nations say they expect the Security Council to vote unanimously later on Wednesday to lift the sanctions against Eritrea. It comes...

SA pink diamond fetches record price

A rare pink diamond has fetched 50.3m Swiss francs ($50m; £38.5m) at auction, a record price per carat. Pink Legacy, weighing in at just under...