Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Furnmart , the Botswana Stock Exchange (BSE) listed company which also trades in Zambia as Home Corp has announced that it is closing its loss making businesses in Zambia, a move that will see around 350 Zambians losing their...
A LUSAKA based management consultant has accused the Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) of misleading itself and opening itself up to undue controversy after it stated that a new publication under the name of ‘The Mast’ Newspaper was operating illegally...
By Michael Kasonde in Kitwe THE Mineworkers Union of Zambia has demanded the immediate opening of all mines that have been placed under care and maintenance, arguing that there was no sincerity and justifiable reasons for such actions by investors. Prominent...
By Chongo Chisha UPND national youth chairperson Likando Mufalali says President Edgar Lungu must step down if he has failed to reduce fuel prices as promised during his election campaigns. President Lungu on Sunday lamented that the US$20 million Saudi Arabia...
The United Nations International Children’s’ Emergency Fund (UNICEF) has commended the Zambian government for scaling out the social cash transfer (SCT) scheme in an effort to reduce extreme poverty among selected beneficiaries in the country. UNICEF chief executive officer, Mike...
Chambeshi Water and Sewerage Company has proposed an upward adjustment of water tariffs for districts in Muchinga and Northern Provinces effective January next year. The company which operates in Northern and Muchinga Provinces plans to increase the water tariffs by...
By Golden Kunda KABWE council has approved the degazetting 5, 200 hectares of the Kabwe national forest number 31. And the council has recommended the prosecution of former Kang’omba ward councilor Japheth Muzyeche for alleged illegal land allocation. Reporting to the full...
Zambia on Wednesday signed a deal for the construction of a new railway project with China's state-run firm that will enhance transportation in the southern African nation. The 388-kilometer railway, to run from the eastern town of Chipata to the...

ZRA demands K80m from Post

ZAMBIA Revenue Authority (ZRA) has formally joined the petition in support of the winding up proceedings against the Post Newspaper which has been placed under compulsory liquidation by the High Court in a bid to recover K79, 569 974.21...
By Saviour Chishimba - UPP PRESIDENT Biting economic conditions are sweeping through Zambia with a bag of 25 kg mealie meal hitting the K100 mark in Lusaka. A survey of locations selling meali4e meal, a form of powder made out of corn...