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May 17, 2018 - 0 Comments

By STEVEN ZANDE and CHUSA SICHONE – ABOUT 78 per cent of invited stakeholders attended the two-day National Democracy Stakeholders Summit (NDSS), Zambia Centre for Inter-Party Dialogue (ZCID) has said. ZCID board chairperson Nathan Mulonga...

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May 16, 2018 - 0 Comments

The financial troubles at Times Printpak, better known by its flagship product, the Times of Zambia, are among the most well-known of the longest surviving SOEs in this country. The company has been in a...

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May 16, 2018 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA – JUSTICE Minister Given Lubinda has challenged United Party for National Development (UPND) president Hakainde Hichilema to withdraw a statement depicting the duo holding a planned meeting and agreeing that Government subscribes...

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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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May 16, 2018 - 0 Comments

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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May 16, 2018 - 0 Comments

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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May 16, 2018 - 0 Comments

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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May 16, 2018 - 0 Comments

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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May 14, 2018 - 0 Comments

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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