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April 22, 2020 - 0 Comments

Lungu saddened by number of health personnel sickened by COVID-19 By REBECCA MUSHOTA HEALTH workers are to be retrained after another five tested positive for the Coronavirus (COVID-19) at the Levy Mwanawasa quarantine facility in...

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April 22, 2020 - 0 Comments

By REBECCA MUSHOTA THE University of Zambia (UNZA) is working on manufacturing a local ventilator to help in the fight against COVID-19, the Vice-Chancellor Luke Mumba said. Professor Mumba said yesterday at the Ministry of...

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March 26, 2020 - 0 Comments

By FRANCINA CHOMBA THE United Church of Zambia (UCZ) has suspended Holy Communion and baptism and urged congregants to embrace electronic payment of tithe, offerings in an effort to contain the outbreak of Corona virus...

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February 23, 2020 - 0 Comments

By REBECCA MUSHOTA THE University of Zambia (UNZA)’s Department of Psychiatry has said that Zambia has been gripped by mass hysteria that is leading people to form mobs that have so far claimed over 40...

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January 24, 2020 - 0 Comments

By FRANCINA CHOMBA A Survivor of Cervical Cancer disease has called on women to shun tradition beliefs about their reproductive organs and undergo regular cervical cancer screening to help in early detection of the disease. Karen...

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December 5, 2019 - 0 Comments

By FRANCINA CHOMBA VICE President Inonge Wina says Zambia is optimistic that the Swedish Government will soon resume funding for the vulnerable people through the Social Cash Transfer programme. Ms Wina said the withdrawal of...

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March 25, 2019 - 0 Comments

By REBECCA MUSHOTA THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) has recommended that the Central Statistics Office (CSO) should formulate a Government finance statistics guide to support policy decisions in Zambia. The IMF statistics office recommended that...

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February 14, 2019 - 0 Comments

By FRANCINA PHIRI – THE Zambian National Men’s Network has hailed Paramount Chief Mpezeni of the Ngoni people in Eastern Province for banning the display of breasts by women during this year’s N’cwala traditional ceremony....

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February 14, 2019 - 0 Comments

By FRANCINA PHIRI – THE ban on the use of plastic carrier bags and other packaging materials takes effect today, with Government saying there will be no further extensions to the deadline for the implementation...

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December 21, 2018 - 0 Comments

By CHILA NAMAIKO PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu says his just-ended tour of Japan should yield more Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) into Zambia, currently standing at US$ 44.1 million. Mr Lungu said yesterday Japan was a strategic...

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