4 hrs ago
Da Silva wins Zambia Open
Adilson da Silva carded an even-par 73 on Sunday and claimed a 1-stroke victory at the Zambia Open.
14 hrs ago
Zambia: Arrest Protesting Students, Sata Orders Police
President Michael Sata has directed Lusaka province police commissioner Joyce Kasosa to arrest all students protesting against the lifting of the fuel and maize subsidies.
Fri May 17, 2013
Woman remanded for causing severe burns to girl's body
A Takoradi Circuit Court has remanded into prison custody a Forty seven year old trader at Essipong, a suburb of Sekondi for inflicting severe bodily harm on a 17 year old Junior High School student.
Going to great lengths to help in Africa
Mary James will be holding a coffee morning and taking part in a swimming challenge to raise money for vulnerable children.
Zambia's Sata scraps key food subsidy
A decision by Zambia's president to slash a key food subsidy threatens to hit the poor, stoke inflation and spark a popular revolt against his government.
Mangat launches Africa title bid
JAS MANGAT will seize the opportunity to shake off stage fright in the special stage at Lusaka show grounds today as he embarks on a fourth attempt at the Africa championship in the Zambia International Rally.
Wed May 15, 2013
Trial of Zambia gay rights activist delayed
Witches flying broomsticks in Swaziland above 150m will be subjected to arrest and a hefty fine of R500 000, civil aviation authorities say, according to a report.
Tue May 14, 2013
Voice of America
Priest in Politician's Clothing Eyes Top Seat in Zambia
Roman Catholic priest Frank Bwalya and supporters hold red cards to display their displeasure with the government as they attend a rally in front of the National Assembly, in Lusaka, Zambia, March 22, 2011.
Accra brewery appoints new sales manager
Mr Michiel Oerlemans has been appointed the new Sales and Distribution Director of Accra Brewery Limited.
Kenya: Fund Us Through Bunges, Says Youth
The government channel should channel youth funds through existing youth bunges in each constituency, a young peoples' initiative has said.
Hospital staff help in Zambia and Uganda
TWO members of staff from Burton's Queen's Hospital are using their annual leave to fly to Zambia and Uganda to volunteer vital healthcare services.
Mon May 13, 2013
Midnight Sun Mining to earn 60% interest in three mineral exploration permits near Solwezi, Zambia
Midnight Sun Mining Corp. is pleased to announce that it has signed a letter of intent with Kam Chuen Resource Holdings Ltd.
National radio of Ukraine
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Sun May 12, 2013
Kenya: Kenya Seed, ADC Asked to Help Community
Trans Nzoia deputy governor Stanley Tarus has asked Kenya Seed and the Agricultural Development Corporation to show corporate social responsibility by giving back to the community.
Sat May 11, 2013
Zambia: Livingstone Vendors Protest Masebo's Ban
Street vendors in Livingstone are angry with Tourism and Arts Minister Sylvia Masebo for removing them from the streets without providing alternative jobs or decent trading spaces as promised by the Patriotic Front government.
Fri May 10, 2013
Zambia gives StarTimes $220m TV contract
Zambia's government has awarded its digital TV migration contract, worth $220 million, to China's Star Software Technology Company, part of the StarTimes broadcasting giant.
Thu May 09, 2013
South Bend Tribune
Holy Cross graduate ready to go where needed
Lillian Nyakaisiki is a nurse, a sister of the Holy Cross and will graduate from Holy Cross College on Saturday.
Zambian Men Repeatedly Arrested, Denied Bail for Alleged Gay Sex
Philip Mubiana and James Mwape are taken into a police holding cell at a magistrate's court before their trial on charge of sodomy on May 8 in Lusaka, Zambia.
Video: River guide swallowed by hippo retells harrowing near-death experience
"There was a terrible, sulphurous smell, like rotten eggs, and a tremendous pressure against my chest," Paul Templer said, recalling the moment he realized he had been swallowed by a hippopotamus.
The Free Press
A Fernie local's experience in Zambia
By Nicole Liebermann - The Free Press Published: May 08, 2013 1:00 PM Updated: May 08, 2013 1:59 PM Nick Vandenbogerd has just returned home from the trip of a lifetime.