Kenyan teachers held over video of pupils simulating sex

Kenyan police have arrested six teachers from a primary school in the western part of the country over a video shared widely showing pupils simulating sexual acts as the teachers watch.

Zambians face fines for using phone while crossing roads

The authorities in Zambia have passed a law that prohibits pedestrians from crossing the road while wearing headsets or talking on a mobile phone.

Kenya opposition leader faces lawsuit over secret video claim

Kenya's former electoral commission boss has threatened to take legal action against the opposition leader after the politician alleged that the poll team, including the chairman, visited his home during last year's closely fought election, local media report.

Fuel price rise in Cameroon as subsidies scrapped

Fuel prices in Cameroon will rise by about 15% from Wednesday after the government agreed to pressure from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to cut fuel subsidies.

Female soldiers challenged 

Kaoma District Commissioner Kashina Sheba has urged female officers and soldiers not to lag and let the male counterparts take the lead in combat role. 

Miners call for stable tax regime

The uncompetitive mining tax regime remained a challenge for the industry as it was prone to constant interfering and change by the previous Government and this should not be repeated by the current administration.

Inflation slows to 15.1 p.c.

SUN BUSINESS writes @SunZambian ZAMBIA'S Annual inflation rate for January has decreased to 15.1 percent from last month’s 16.4 percent. Zambia Statistics Agency (ZAMSTATS) Interim Statistician General...

CEOs optimistic about 2022 global growth

BUUMBA CHIMBULU writes @SunZambian OPTIMISM for this year’s global economic growth from Chief Executive Officers (CEO’s) across the world is a tick higher than the 76...

FQM achieves highest annual copper production

SANFROSSA MANYINDA writes @SunZambian FIRST Quantum Minerals has globally achieved its highest-ever annual copper production of 816,000 tonnes, a 5% increase from 2020. The achievement is however...

BoZ to ease Kwacha exchange interventions

BUUMBA CHIMBULU writes @SunZambian  THE Kwacha is expected to close this year on a relatively weaker note as the Bank of Zambia (BoZ) is expected to...

Zambia, Tanzania sign agreement to improve service delivery

Zambia and Tanzania have signed a bilateral agreement to improve service delivery and allow smooth flow of business transactions at the Nakonde / Tunduma...