Monday, April 15th, 2024

In episode 223 of the Zed News Podcast, Ayanda discusses the latest news from Zambia, including President Hakainde Hichilema's comments on the country's debt and the new Buteko Market in Kantanshi Constituency. Former President Edgar Lungu expresses concern over widespread hunger, while Tasila Lungu faces questions about her finances and the acquisition of a farm. The Drug Enforcement Commission challenges Tasila to provide evidence of her father's involvement in the purchase, and ZESCO Limited reinstates an eight-hour load-shedding schedule in Lusaka. Rainford Kalaba, a former Chipolopolo captain, is in critical but stable condition after a road traffic accident, and Barbra Banda, a top Zambian footballer, has arrived in the USA to join her new club, Orlando Pride.

Episode notes 📋

Overview 📈


This episode was presented by Ayanda.


English (South Africa)

Production time

It took 1 minute, 32 seconds to produce this episode.

Audio file

The size of the audio file is 3.71 MB. Running time is 4 minutes, 1 second.

Word count

578 words. This means that the presenter spoke at a rate of 144 words per minute.

Article count

10 articles from 3 sources. See below for more details.

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