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January 2, 2014 - 0 Comments

By PERPETUAL SICHIKWENKWE – THE Lusaka magistrate’s court has dismissed an application by three Bulgarian nationals who attempted to have their indictment quashed on grounds that it is defective. Chief resident magistrate Joshua Banda instead...

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January 2, 2014 - 0 Comments

By BRIAN HATYOKA – THE Kazungula District Council has stopped a Zambia Air Force officer, Hezron Gondwe, and his father James from developing six hectares of State land the duo allegedly obtained from Senior Chief...

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December 31, 2013 - 0 Comments

By NORMA SIAME – THE Kasama High Court has discharged an extremist religious Mpika couple of murdering their 18-month-old baby on grounds of insanity. Osward Kayula, 40, and his wife, Maggie Chintakwa, 35, of Kasenga...

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December 31, 2013 - 0 Comments

By MAYA NTANDA – TEN deaths were recorded in 2013 as a result of illegal mining activities at Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) on the Copperbelt. KCM public relations manager Joy Sata said the 10 deaths...

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December 31, 2013 - 0 Comments

By KENNDEDY MUPESENI – GOVERNMENT has urged women in the country to form and register clubs for them to have access to funding. Mines, Energy and Water Development Minister Christopher Yaluma said at a rally...

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December 31, 2013 - 0 Comments

By REBECCA MUSHOTA – THE Copperbelt Epidemics Prevention Committee has proposed that water utility companies should submit cost of water and sewerage services for new plots to councils before land allocations are conducted. The move...

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December 31, 2013 - 0 Comments

By JULIUS PHIRI – THE Civil Society for Poverty Reduction (CSPR) in Eastern Province has commended the Government for its resolve to spearhead economic development by engaging in road project rehabilitation programmes throughout the country....

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December 31, 2013 - 0 Comments

By PERPETUAL SICHIKWENKWE – FIRST Quantum Minerals (FQM) is undertaking a K4 million ambitious drive to upgrade four government schools in Senior Chief Musele’s area in Solwezi. The upgrades to be done at Kalumbila, 150...

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December 31, 2013 - 0 Comments

By KAIKO NAMUSA – VETERAN politician Vernon Mwaanga has said Zambia’s economy has continued to grow but that there is need for stringent measures to curb high poverty levels. Mr Mwaanga said 2013 had been...

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December 31, 2013 - 0 Comments

By REBECCA MUSHOTA – GOVERNMENT says it will next year build houses for prison warders in Ndola as a way of improving their working conditions. Ndola District Commissioner Rebby Chanda said when he officiated at...

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