President Lungu Urges Women and Youths to participate in 2021 Elections as Candidates

President Edgar Lungu has pledged to support woman and youths who have intentions to stand for political office in the 2021 general elections. President Lungu has since encouraged all party structures at different levels to give priority and support to women and youths who will show interest to participate in next year’s general elections. Speaking when he addressed party officials in Kasempa Friday, President Lungu explained … Continue reading President Lungu Urges Women and Youths to participate in 2021 Elections as Candidates

Schools in Zambia reopens for examination classes

Schools in Zambia have reopened for examination classes today after over a month of closure caused by the Coronavirus pandemic. Some pupils in grades 7,9 and 12 have reported for class today with measures in some schools checked in Lusaka seemingly in place to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Pupils entering school premises are all seen wearing face masks while hand washing basins have been … Continue reading Schools in Zambia reopens for examination classes

Don’t ask exorbitant user fees-Mabumba

By ALICE NACHILEMBE Education Minister David Mabumba has warned private schools in Chingola not to ask for exorbitant user fees from parents during the coronavirus period. Mr Mabumba said private schools should not take e-learning as an opportunity to ask parents to pay full user fees as when pupils are learning in class. He said there is a difference between when children are receiving learning … Continue reading Don’t ask exorbitant user fees-Mabumba

Leaders key to re-opening of schools-Mabumba

By ALICE NACHILEMBE General Education Minister David Mabumba says that the smooth opening of schools depends on the leaderships of the district. Mr Mabumba urged the district leaders to provided leadership for the process of opening schools to be successful. He said that the community depends on the leadership of the district to work together as a team and ensure everything is put in place. … Continue reading Leaders key to re-opening of schools-Mabumba

Mimbula Minerals donates to 2 Chingola Parliamentarians

By ALICE NACHILEMBE Mimbula Minerals of Chingola has donated to assorted items towards the fight against coronavirus to Nchanga and Chingola Members of Parliament. Mimbula Minerals Director Fidelis Chanda said the virus has no cure so the best way is to prevent it hence the donation of assorted items worthy worth K120, 000. Mr Chanda said the company has donated so that people in public … Continue reading Mimbula Minerals donates to 2 Chingola Parliamentarians

Chingola: Remove kids from the street immediately-Minister

By ALICE NACHILEMBE Sports Minister Emmanuel Mulenga has called on the residents of Chingola to stop giving handouts to children on the street as this will deter them from staying in the streets. Speaking when he paid a courtesy call on Chingola District Commissioner Agnes Tonga, Mr Mulenga said that what brings children in town is the money they ask from people. He said once … Continue reading Chingola: Remove kids from the street immediately-Minister

Chinese donates to Chingola Council

By ALICE NACHILEMBE The Chinese Association in Zambia has donated buckets to Chingola Municipal Council in a bid to rally behind the local authority in fighting coronavirus. The association wants the local authority to distribute the buckets to all markets in the district. The Association representative Xu Xiong said the association care for the communities of Zambia, hence the support towards the fight against Covid-19. … Continue reading Chinese donates to Chingola Council

BR Chiko Debuts with ‘Ndemwikatilila’

By ALICE NACHILEMBE Chingola upcoming artiste Victor Maonde is happy that the title truck of his debut album ‘Ndemwikatilila’ is receiving massive airplay from local radio stations. Maonde, popularly known as Brother Chiko (Br Chiko) says it is encouraging that the gospel fan base has come to appreciate his song. He told The Independent Observer Entertainment that the song ‘Ndemwikatilila’ is a reminder to God … Continue reading BR Chiko Debuts with ‘Ndemwikatilila’

Let respect define us-Chingola PF Chairperson

By ALICE NACHILEMBE Chingola newly elected PF District Chairperson Felix Mulenga has called on PF members in Chingola to have respect for people serving in various Government departments and institutions including private sector. Speaking during his first District executive committee meeting over the weekend, Mr Mulenga in the picture said respect for others is a virtue which attracts both the weak and the might. He … Continue reading Let respect define us-Chingola PF Chairperson