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November 29, 2021 - 0 Comments

By FRANCINA CHOMBA-THE Energy Regulation Board (ERB) has instituted investigations into the country-wide power blackouts experienced over the last three months.The blackouts occurred on August 8 and October 8, and November 6, 2021.ERB acting director-...

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November 29, 2021 - 0 Comments

By FRANCINA CHOMBA-FORMER Home Affairs minister Stephen Kampyongo says the Department of National Registration Passport and Citizenship is better-placed to explain how more than 1,000 underage children are believed to have been issued with National...

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November 26, 2021 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA-THE Government has permitted the export of 450,000 tonnes of maize to raise money for outstanding payments to farmers owed by the Food Reserve Agency (FRA). Agriculture Minister Mtolo Phiri said export permits...

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November 26, 2021 - 0 Comments

By JUDITH NAMUTOWE-ZAMBIA’s annual inflation rate for November, 2021 decreased to 19.3 per cent from 21.1 per cent recorded in October, this year, driven by price reductions in both food and non-food items as the...

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November 26, 2021 - 0 Comments

By KENNEDY MUPESENI-MOBILE phone service provider MTN says it is on course to deliver 5G (fifth generation wireless technology) to Zambian users within the next 100 days.Zambia Information Communication Technology (ZICTA), meanwhile, says it is...

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November 25, 2021 - 0 Comments

By KASONDE KASONDE-THE Public Accounts Committee(PAC) yesterday found it difficult to understand how the goats on the youth empowerment that were procured in 2020 were yet to be delivered to Southern Province a year later.This...

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November 25, 2021 - 0 Comments

By KASONDE KASONDE-AFRICA Center for Disease Control (CDC) says it is concerned about Africa’s poor access to (Coronavirus) COVID-19 vaccines describing it as unfair, unequal and inadequate with only over 6 per cent of the...

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November 25, 2021 - 0 Comments

By STEVEN ZANDE-WATER Development and Sanitation Minister Mike Mposha has said the proliferation of borehole drilling and increased abstraction is speeding up the drop in groundwater levels. Mr Mposha said as a result, borehole yields...

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November 24, 2021 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA-PRESIDENT Hakainde Hichilema has laughed off allegations of an invisible Executive hand in the recent court nullifications of parliamentary seats held by Patriotic Front members.Mr Hichilema said yesterday there were some United Party...

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November 24, 2021 - 0 Comments

By STEVEN ZANDE-VICE-PRESIDENT W.K. Mutale-Nalumango, her predecessor, Inonge Wina and Nkandu Luo, running mate of former President Edgar Lungu, are among the prominent females subjected to cyberbullying before and after the August 12, general elections....

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