By ALICE NACHILEMBE Copperbelt Minister Japhan Mwakalombe says street vending will not be condoned because it is illegal. Mr Mwakalombe said street vending has negative vice the local Authority needs to curb. He said looking back at last year’s cholera epidemic, the Minister observed that treating a disease is costly than preventing it. “So we […]Read more
…even if it your friend occupying the position, accord him respect associated with it By Rev Clifford Chisha Key Scripture: 2 Samuel 18:1-3 A good leader who has in his inner circle, people who do not know his worth has high chances of becoming a bad leader. 2 Samuel 18:2-3 vs 2. Then David sent […]Read more
Chipata boy with 44 needles in the body evacuatedRead more
KCM responds to Ministry of Mines over FitwaolaRead more
By NAMUTENGA SAKAPILA Chililabombwe Mayor Christable Mulala has called for urgent need to reopen the Chisenda border post. Ms Mulala said Chisenda border post in Chililabombwe can be used as an alternative to Kasumbalesa border post thereby decongesting the border. The Mayor was speaking when she toured the Chisenda border post checking on the facility. […]Read more
By JOHN SAKALA Luanshya Municipal Council has approved K62 million for Budget for 2019 civic year. The budget was approved during a Special full Council Meeting held during the week at Council Chamber. Luanshya Nathan Chanda Bwalya who chaired the Special full Council meeting implored management and council as a whole to exercise financial discipline […]Read more
The Constitutional Court has declared President Edgar Lungu as eligible to stand for President in 2021. Heavily armed police officers manned the surroundings of the Constitutional Court to ensure that there was enough security during the delivery of judgement on whether or not President Edgar Lungu was eligible to contest as president in the 2021 […]Read more
Police Victim Support unit has so far made strides in sensitizing women to be reporting GBV cases so that their safety is guaranteed and as a result of this sensitization, GBV stats are spiking.
But the regressive approach of the Minister will dampen the trend thereby defeating what the cops have been battling to achieve.Read more
Government has revealed that Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) has been defaulted for failing to develop the Fitwaola Open pit.
The revelation comes after one of Chingola resident Kafiswe Chongo told The Independent Observer that the Fitwaola Open pit has been abandoned despite having high grade of copper.Read more
The Congolese Government has welcomed the call by Copperbelt Province Minister Japhen Mwakalombe to de- congestion at Kasumbalesa Border. DRC Deputy Consulate General, Nkulu Ghyslain admitted that the prevailing situation at Kasumbalesa Border is not conducive and the matter has to be resolved immediately. Mr Ghyslain said the situation cannot be allowed to continue considering […]Read more