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May 16, 2018 - 0 Comments

ELLEN TEMBO in Kafue Gorge – WORKS at the USD2.1 million Kafue Gorge lower hydropower plant project works have covered 80 per cent and the whole project is expected to be completed soon, Zesco managing...

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By STEPHANIE KUNDA – ZAMBIAN health authorities will soon impose restriction on the sale of cough syrups containing the highly-addictive substance known as a codeine, following in the footsteps of several other African countries. The...

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By STEPHANIE KUNDA  – THE Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) has announced that staff at Times Printpak Zambia Limited will be paid after resources are made available for IDC at the end of June. IDC public...

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By DOROTHY CHISI – THE National Biosafety Authority (NBA) has approved another HIV vaccine clinical trial for the prevention of HIV-1 infection in women. NBA chief executive officer Luckson Tonga said the phase-two trial, which...

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By JAMES KUNDA – The United Party for National Development (UPND) was the stand-out absentee as the long awaited political dialogue process commenced under the auspices of the Zambia Centre for Interparty Dialogue (ZCID), with...

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May 14, 2018 - 0 Comments

By MILDRED KATONGO – FINANCE Minister Margaret Mwanakatwe has said Zambia remain firmly in control of its economic affairs through the implementation of the economic stabilisation and growth programme. Ms Mwanakatwe said although the economy...

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By MILDRED KATONGO – THE Transparency International Zambia (TIZ) has called for the arrest of controlling officers in the ministry of Local Government cited in the Auditor General’s report for misapplication of public funds. TIZ...

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By KASONDE KASONDE – WORKS and Supply Minister Felix Mutati has cautioned civil servants charged with the responsibility of public resource management that inspections had been intensified to curb abuse and those found wanting will...

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By MILDRED KATONGO – THE Treasury has released K5.77 billion in April this year to finance development programmes and Government operations. Out of the amount, K2.14 billion has gone towards capital and other key developmental...

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By STEPHANIE KUNDA THE Zambia Medicines and Regulatory Authority (ZAMRA) is trying to clear an ear treatment drug called Candibiotic from all pharmaceutical outlets after discovering that the medicine was imported without proper authorisation. ZAMRA...

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