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February 11, 2014 - 0 Comments

By CHUSA SICHONE – FORMER Defence Minister Geoffrey Mwamba’s wife, Chama, and daughter Thandiwe were yesterday morning questioned by police on six counts each of alleged offences committed in 2012. Police recorded warn-and-caution statements from...

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February 11, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MOFFAT CHAZINGWA and ISAAC MUKANDO – FOUR people in Kitwe, including a 15-year-old pupil, have died after being struck by lightning in Riverside area. The four had sought shelter in an incomplete building on...

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February 11, 2014 - 0 Comments

By KAIKO NAMUSA – GOVERNMENT will save K5.5 billion following the removal of subsidies on fuel and maize in May last year, Finance Minister Alexander Chikwanda has said. Mr Chikwanda told Parliament yesterday the removal...

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February 11, 2014 - 0 Comments

By SYLVIA MWEETWA  – VICE-PRESIDENT Guy Scott has called for increased checkpoints along the Great North Road to reduce on road traffic accidents. Dr Scott, who toured the Great North Road and selected ‘black spots’ in  Chibombo yesterday, said it was sad that Zambia...

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February 11, 2014 - 0 Comments

By REBECCA MUSHOTA – A ZAMBIAN has scooped the 2014 scientist of the year award in the United States of America. Anthony Ng’oma received the award at the Black Engineer of the Year awards ceremony...

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February 9, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MOFFAT CHAZINGWA, REBECCA MUSHOTA and XAVIER MANCHISHI – TWO hundred police officers have been deployed at Kasumbalesa border post to enhance security following the recent killings of truck drivers. Home Affairs Minister Ngosa Simbyakula...

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February 9, 2014 - 0 Comments

By SYLVIA MWEETWA and CATHERINE NYIRENDA – SIX passengers who were among the victims of Saturday’s Chibombo road traffic accident have been discharged from hospital, while two bodies of those that died in the tragedy...

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February 9, 2014 - 0 Comments

By REBECCA MUSHOTA and MOFFAT CHAZINGWA – THE Patriotic Front (PF) on the Copperbelt has successfully held elections in which Masaiti PF chairperson Stardy Mwale was elected chairperson. Mr Mwale polled 293 votes beating Mines,...

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February 9, 2014 - 0 Comments

By REBECCA MUSHOTA – A 75-YEAR-OLD man of Luanshya district has been arrested for allegedly defiling a 10-year-old girl. Copperbelt Police Commissioner Joyce Kasosa said in an interview yesterday that a 10-year-old girl of Mikomfwa...

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February 9, 2014 - 0 Comments

GOVERNMENT will this year conduct training programmes for community and commercial radio station staff across the country. Information and Broadcasting Services Deputy Minister, Poniso Njeulu said the training programme was designed to build capacity among...

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