Rupiah Banda

Turncoat Banda upsets Zambian politics

Zambia's ex-president Rupiah Banda has joined the opposition Patriotic Front party after failing to win his party's backing.

Zambia police beat opposition party activists

Zambian police have used batons and teargas on a crowd of opposition activists outside a police station where their leader had been summoned.

Banda’s son ‘pocketed R5m’ in Zambia-Nigeria oil deal

The Lusaka Magistrate's Court has heard that, Henry Banda received US$550 000 from an oil deal, facilitated by his father, with a Nigerian company.

Fugitive Banda accused of siphoning oil millions

Former Zambian president Rupiah Banda's South Africa-based son, Henry, has been embroiled in yet another scandal.

Zambia’s Banda rearrested for corruption

Zambia's embattled ex-president has been rearrested and slapped with fresh graft charges linked to nine trucks used for his re-election campaign.

Zambia’s ex-president to go on trial over oil deal

Rupiah Banda is set to go on trial this week after being charged with abusing his power over a Nigerian oil deal that he struck while in office.

Zambia: Gunning for the ex-president creates climate of unease

In Zambia, prosecuting former presidents has become a familiar pattern.

Former first son ‘cannot go home’

Henry Banda of Zambia is staying put in South Africa, citing prejudice against him.

Fugitive Banda son in South Africa

Henry Banda, the son of former Zambia president Rupiah Banda, is wanted by Interpol but he has permanent residence and a business in South Africa.

Zambian VIPs choose SA doctors

Leaders flock south for medical care at taxpayers' expense as country's healthcare sector founders.

Zambia’s Banda slams dissolution of his party

Zambia's former leader Rupiah Banda says the dissolution of the former ruling Movement for Multi-Party Democracy has taken away the people's freedom.

I’m allergic to corruption, says Zambia’s Sata

Zambia's new president Michael Sata has taken a strong stance on corruption, vowing to prosecute anyone found guilty of embezzlement.

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New-style star accretion bursts dazzle astronomers

Associate Professor James O Chibueze and Dr SP van den Heever are part of an international team of astronomers studying the G358-MM1 high-mass protostar.

2020 risk outlook: Use GRC to build resilience

GRC activities can be used profitably to develop an integrated risk picture and response, says ContinuitySA.

MTN voted best mobile network

An independent report found MTN to be the best mobile network in SA in the fourth quarter of 2019.

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Rosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education, which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training.

Is your tertiary institution accredited?

Rosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education, which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training.

VUT chancellor, Dr Xolani Mkhwanazi, dies

The university conferred the degree of Doctor of Science Honoris Causa on Dr Xolani Mkhwanazi for his outstanding leadership contributions to maths and science education development.

Innovate4AMR now in second year

SA's Team pill-Alert aims to tackle antimicrobial resistance by implementing their strategic intervention that ensures patients comply with treatment.

Medical students present solution in Geneva

Kapil Narain and Mohamed Hoosen Suleman were selected to present their strategic intervention to tackle antimicrobial resistance to an international panel of experts.