Post Newspapers Proprietor Fred
M’membe has downsized his
workforce by sending more than
half of his newsroom on indefinite
and unpaid leave.
This follows Zambia Revenue
Authority to move to close
operations at the newspaper’s
editorial and printing press to
recover about K53million of
alleged unpaid taxes.
Deputy Managing Editor Joseph
Mwenda announced to employees
on Friday that some would have to
rest because the Newspaper is only
publishing eight pages per edition
and only managing a circulation of
Some of the Journalists sent on
unpaid leave include Chiwoyu
Sinyangwe, Roy Habaalu, Abel
Mboozi, Kombe Mataka, Oliver
Chisenga and Tobias Phiri.