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August 29, 2017 - 0 Comments

By CHILA NAMAIKO and HELLEN TEMBO – POLITICAL parties are elated with the on-going peaceful campaigns for the election of council chairpersons in four districts and eight ward elections. The Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ)...

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August 29, 2017 - 0 Comments

By HELLEN TEMBO – THE Young Men Christian Association (YMCA) has stepped up measures aimed at increasing the number of men who access health services to help reduce the HIV/AIDS prevalence rate. YMCA national general...

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August 29, 2017 - 0 Comments

By CHUSA SICHONE MEDICAL practitioners have paid glowing tribute to late former Health minister Joseph Kasonde, describing him as a gentle mentor and icon. Dr Kasonde’s professional service organised by the Zambia Medical Association (ZMA)...

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August 29, 2017 - 0 Comments

By STEVEN ZANDE – ZAMBIA will effectively combat child marriages and cases of defilement once the consent age to marry is raised to 21 from the current 18 as announced by Gender Minister Victoria Kalima....

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August 29, 2017 - 0 Comments

By STEVEN ZANDE and CHUSA SICHONE – PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has accorded late former Health minister Joseph Kasonde, who will be put to rest today, a State funeral. The Head of State also declared today...

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August 29, 2017 - 0 Comments

By KASONDE KASONDE UNITED Party for National Development (UPND) member Rachael Chileshe was yesterday quizzed for more than one hour by Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) officers in Lusaka over alleged corruption. Ms Chileshe, who was summoned...

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August 29, 2017 - 0 Comments

By CASSEY KAYULA and ESTHER NG’ANDU – FINANCE Minister Felix Mutati was yesterday locked up in a meeting with Mopani Copper Mines (MCM) and the Copperbelt Energy Corporation over a standoff on the revised electricity...

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August 26, 2017 - 0 Comments

By CHILA NAMAIKO – GERMANY has given Zambia a grant amounting 107.5 million Euros to be injected in key areas directly contributing to poverty reduction programmes among the citizens within the context of the Seventh...

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August 26, 2017 - 0 Comments

By MUSONDA MANGILASHI and STEVEN ZANDE – POLICE in Chinsali, Muchinga Province, have arrested a 27-year-old man, suspected to be mentally unstable, for axing his 70-year-old father to death after being advised to stop his...

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August 24, 2017 - 0 Comments

By PERPETUAL SICHIKWENKWE – A PASTOR of Door of Heaven Ministry Church in Chibolya Township has appeared in the Lusaka magistrate court for the explanation of a charge of murdering his 10-year-old son and nine-year-old...

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