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February 14, 2019 - 0 Comments

By MAGGIE MUSANJE BUKOWA – I recently had a conversion with one of my lectures at the University of Zambia (UNZA). We were talking about the United States (US) government shutdown and how it was...

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February 14, 2019 - 0 Comments

By HARBGUY MWAMBAZI – GOOD sexual and reproductive health (SRH) is fundamental to socio-economic development. Good SRH, which includes access to family planning within a human rights framework, is also part of the United Nations...

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January 18, 2019 - 0 Comments

By JESSIE NGOMA-SIMENGWA – ZAMBIA has for many years grappled with rising maternal deaths, which are compounded by high illiteracy levels among women, particularly in rural and peri-urban areas. However, the various strides being made...

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December 24, 2018 - 0 Comments

By DELPHINE ZULU FOUR Traditional leaders on ending Early Child Marriages and Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) have asked President Lungu to lobby the African Union (AU) and partners to scale up resources for the implementation...

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December 21, 2018 - 0 Comments

By MUNAMBEZA MUWANEI NGOMA Award winners Mashombe Blue Jeans Band has continued to prove its worth as an award winning outfit by pull crowds at its shows in Southern Province. The eight-man band has an...

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December 21, 2018 - 0 Comments

By SAM PHIRI TOMORROW December 22, Lusaka’s Society Business Park plays host to the second edition of a stylish networking and fashion event called the Penthouse Party. The highly anticipated show themed ‘All Red Affair’...

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December 18, 2018 - 0 Comments

By CHARLES  SIMENGWA – CHIKUKU Orphanage Centre, heaving with 88 children, triggers goose pimples in a first-time visitor. Though the children walk about excitedly, clearly grateful for the only place they have ever known as...

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November 21, 2018 - 0 Comments

From MOSES CHIMFWEMBE In Kigali, Rwanda – YOUNG people around the world have implored global leaders to invest in quality, youth-friendly sexual and reproductive health services. The young sexual and reproductive health advocates made their...

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November 16, 2018 - 0 Comments

GENERAL Education Minister David Mabumba says the Government has in the last eight years made significant investment in the education sector. Mr Mabumba said Government had in the last eight years constructed over 115 secondary...

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November 5, 2018 - 0 Comments

By MOSES CHIMFWEMBE – Zambia has set 16 years as the legal age of consent to sexual intercourse, but the country continues to record significant numbers of teenage pregnancies involving adolescents younger than 16. This...

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