Tuesday, March 19th, 2024

In this episode of the Zed News Podcast, Ayanda discusses various news items including the Zambian government's commitment to education, a Kenyan boxer's vow to defeat a Zambian champion, criticism of President Hakainde Hichilema's remarks about citizens becoming lazy, and updates on sports events such as the Joy Heyball tournament and the World Cup qualifiers. The episode also covers a shooting incident involving a Barotse Induna, court proceedings, and the arrest of a Chinese national for inappropriate behavior. Additionally, there are reports on the dismissal of two Permanent Secretaries and Ministry of Finance and National Planning officials, a partnership between Yango and KFC, and the registration of farmers for winter maize production. The episode concludes with calls for strong tax evasion measures and comprehensive asset declaration legislation to fight corruption.

Episode notes 📋

Overview 📈


This episode was presented by Ayanda.


English (South Africa)

Production time

It took 3 minutes, 45 seconds to produce this episode.

Audio file

The size of the audio file is 5.90 MB. Running time is 6 minutes, 24 seconds.

Word count

903 words. This means that the presenter spoke at a rate of 141 words per minute.

Article count

29 articles from 4 sources. See below for more details.

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