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August 30, 2018 - 0 Comments

By JAMES KUNDA THE armyworm, the pest which affected 279, 843 farmers and 222, 586 hectares of farmlands countrywide in 2016/17 farming season, is a permanent threat to seasonal crop yields in Zambia including the...

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May 29, 2018 - 0 Comments

By KASONDE KASONDE THE Teaching Council of Zambia (TCZ) has extended the period for application of practicing certificates for teachers in the country from this month end of June. TCZ spokesperson Ngoza Malonga said all...

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May 29, 2018 - 0 Comments

By ESTHER NG’ANDU – THE GREEN Party has commended Works and Supply Minister Felix Mutati’s initiative to clamp down on public transport aimed at reducing incidents of abuse. Green Party President Peter Sinkamba has, however,...

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May 29, 2018 - 0 Comments

By REBECCA MUSHOTA – THE Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) has banned the importation of motor vehicles without engine numbers. The ban is effective September 31, 2018. This is according to a statement issued...

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May 29, 2018 - 0 Comments

By SYLVESTER MWALE – THE Ministry of General Education has a shortfall of 95,400 desks following the upgrading of 220 primary schools to secondary level as well as the construction of the new ones across...

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May 29, 2018 - 0 Comments

By MILDRED KATONGO – VICE-PRESIDENT Inonge Wina is expected to officiate at the first ever market sound meeting aimed at sharing ideas with the private sector on infrastructure investment and development. Works and Supply Minister...

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May 29, 2018 - 0 Comments

By PERPETUAL SICHIKWENKWE PATRIOTIC Front Roan Member of Parliament Chishimba Kambwili yesterday appeared in court for mention in a matter he is facing 34 counts of corrupt practice. Kambwili appeared before Magistrate Mwaka Mikalile. Trial...

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May 29, 2018 - 0 Comments

By STEVEN ZANDE – PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu is saddened by the death of United Party for National Development (UPND) Chilanga council chairperson Maria Malila who died on Sunday at the University Teaching Hospital (UTH). Ms...

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May 29, 2018 - 0 Comments

By MUSONDA MANGILASHI and JANE MWANSA THREE gang members of the ‘Tokota Boys’ yesterday pleaded not guilty to rape charges before the Kitwe magistrate’s court. Two of the accused persons are jointly charged with 17...

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May 29, 2018 - 0 Comments

By REBECCA MUSHOTA THE European Times – an independent media agency specialised in indepth economic reports – has rated Zambia as a favourable country for business and foreign investment. Agency chief executive officer Thieu Cuypers...

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