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UK,Ireland,Finland and Sweden Freeze Aid to Zambia Over Corruption

The UK has frozen aid to Zambia following corruption in the Zambian government, under president Edgar Lungu, relating to the misuse of $4.3m meant for poor families.

REPORTSAFRIQUE.COM - 2018-09-19 20:30:36

Zambia, Cameroon through to semifinals

Madeleine Ngono Mani scored a brace to go with strikes from Eliane Bodolo, Edith Ngo Mbeleck, Claudy Ychadeu and Catherine Mbengono as Cameroon proved far too strong for their opponents.

ESPN - 2018-09-18 16:23:36

UN Launches Witchcraft Degree In Zambia

The United Nations Educational, Scientificand Cultural Organization (UNESCO) has given the University of Zambia US$340,000 to develop a Degree Programme to train students in witchcraft.

ZIMEYE.NET - 2018-09-19 10:02:11

Britain freezes aid to Zambia over graft fears

Britain's development ministry says on its website it earmarked 48 million pounds in aid for Zambia in the 2017-18 fiscal year.The amount that has been suspended is unknown.Former foreign affairs minister Harry Kalaba, who resigned his position in January this year alleging "swelling" official corru

ENCA.COM - 2018-09-19 06:32:11

Suspected corruption makes donors to stop bilateral funding to Zambia

The British High Commissioner to Zambia, Fergus Cochrane-Dyet, said in a tweet that Britain had frozen all bilateral funding until audit results are known. “(Britain) takes a zero tolerance approach to fraud and corruption,” he said.

MWEBANTU.COM - 2018-09-18 11:23:51

2018 COSAFA WC: Cameroon to approach Zambia game differently

Cameroon coach Bernadette Among says her team will not go into the game against Zambia as they did last time time.Among believes her team have learned enough from their group stage loss to avoid making the same mistakes they made when the two sides met." We will not go into the game like we did last

FUTAA.COM - 2018-09-19 00:00:00

Zambia expresses concern over cholera outbreak in Zimbabwe

The Zambian government on Tuesday, September 18, 2018 expressed concern over the outbreak of cholera in neighbouring Zimbabwe, saying the outbreak could spill over.

ENVIRONEWSNIGERIA.COM - 2018-09-18 19:27:01

No, China is not taking over Zambia’s national electricity supplier. Not yet, anyway.

On the wall leading into the Sikale Wood Manufacturers in Lusaka’s industrial outskirts, there is a freshly painted sign that reads: “We shall make Good Furniture, at a profit if we can, at a loss if we must, but always Good Furniture.” It was painted only a day earlier, in anticipation of a visit b

QUARTZ - 2018-09-18 13:12:48

Let PF stop exposing their ignorance, stupidity over Zambia’s debt – UPND

He said Hichilema was the only strong and visionary opposition leader who can influence the world to bring meaningful and sustainable development to Zambia. Halwabala said it was laughable that the PF, through its media director Sunday Chanda, could express ignorance on the country’s privatization p

THEMASTONLINE.COM - 2018-09-18 00:00:00

#AfriTravel: Turkish Airlines expand their African network with new flights to Zambia

Another African country's access to Europe got expanded with the announcement that Turkish Airlines will start two weekly flights between Lusaka, Zambia and Istanbul, Turkey.

TRAVELLER24.COM - 2018-09-18 09:27:36

‘I Am Not a Witch’: How a Satire About Misogyny Is Transforming Zambia’s Film Industry

Zambian-Welsh directorRungano Nyoni’s provocative satire “I Am Not a Witch” drew much praise when it premiered at the 2017 Cannes Festival, but as it continued to screen around the world, it left many audiences confounded. The events of the movie revolve around a young girl sentenced to life impriso


Zambia slumps towards another debt crisis

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RADIO EGYPT - 2018-09-18 00:00:00

UK confirms cutting aid to Zambia

But Siliya, during a joint media briefing in Lusaka with Central Province minister Sydney Mushanga and Brian Mundubile for Northern Province, claimed that the relationship between the Zambian government and DFID was intact.

THEMASTONLINE.COM - 2018-09-18 00:00:00

Envoy confirms UK has frozen funding to Zambia - Zambian Watchdog

Last week, a London based publication reported that corruption and theft of donor funds has pushed Finland, Sweden, Ireland and Unicef to freeze aid to Zambia while the UK is demanding a refund of their US$4 million which has been embezzled.


Zambia Denies Chinese Takeover of its National Assets

It was even report that the country’s state broadcaster, ZNBC, was Chinese-controlled while discussions were under way for a Chinese company to take over the state-owned power company, Zesco.


Which Countries Border Zimbabwe?

Zimbabweis a southern Africanlandlocked countrythat is located right between Limpopo and Zambezi rivers. Zimbabwe is surrounded by Mozambique, Botswana, Zambia and South Africa. It has over 16 million residents. The locals converse in over sixteen dialects, but the most commonly used languages in Zi

WORLDATLAS.COM - 2018-09-19 18:49:00

UPDATE: 11 killed after bus travelling from Zambia crashes in Limpopo

ELEVEN people were killed when a bus travelling from Zambia crashed in Polokwane on Monday morning.“Eleven people are confirmed to be deceased,” said Limpopo Department of Transport spokesperson Matome Moremi.Moremi said eight women and three men were among the deceased.More details to followSource:


Zambia on road to worse debt levels, warns Musokotwane

“The President of the country Mr Lungu came to open it with the usual pomp. I think what matters a lot to the members of parliament is what the President actually said. Because as he indicated himself, when the President speaks to the country, it’s like really the head of the family speaking to his


Chinese takeover of Zambia’s assets is real

The government has gone into overdrive trying to defend the country’s reputation over fears that China is about to take over strategic national institutions and assets. In the past week, we have seen our diplomats abroad, government officials and PF propagandists, sweating to defend the Chinese agen


World View: Zambia Denies Defaulting on Infrastructure Loans from China | Breitbart

Several days ago, outletsreported that Zambia is negotiating with Chinaover a possible takeover of the country’s electricity company, ZEWASCO, after defaulting on loan repayment from a previous loan. That report was based on a news story from Kenya.