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April 28, 2016 - 0 Comments

By PETER ZIMBA - CHIEF Katyetye of Isoka District in Muchinga Province has advised farmers not to sell their produce to private buyers at give-away prices as this compromises household food security. Chief Katyetye of...

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April 27, 2016 - 0 Comments

By CHARLES SIMENGWA - I AM overly attracted to the 2016 Labour Day theme which is, ‘Achieving national development through productive decent work, sustainable job creation and social justice’. This is because it is in...

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April 27, 2016 - 0 Comments

MOST African urban areas, including Zambian urban areas, experience the challenge of open and illegal disposal of garbage and waste. Garbage or waste is any substance or object which the holder discards, intends or is...

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April 27, 2016 - 0 Comments

By NDUBI MVULA - IT was on July 12, 1966 around 15:00 hours (3.00 p.m.) that Zambians and the international community witnessed the colourful and flamboyant installation of the country’s first chancellor of the newly-established...

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April 27, 2016 - 0 Comments

By STEPHEN KAPAMBWE – FOR a long time, investing in Africa has been left to foreign powers rather than Africans themselves. African governments have often drawn up national development strategies and policies which emphasise attracting...

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April 25, 2016 - 0 Comments

IN Africa in general and Zambia in particular there is a fundamental problem with exercise. Firstly ,historically there was no distinction between work and exercise, because the type of physical work done in the course...

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April 24, 2016 - 0 Comments

By NDUBI MVULA - LIKE in any given profession, there are rules that govern operations so that it attracts attention and players in the quest to present a picture of acceptability. Professions like law, engineering,...

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April 24, 2016 - 0 Comments

ON March 11, this year, Zambia ratified the Minamata Convention on Mercury that is aimed at reducing global mercury pollution in the near future. This, therefore, means that Zambia agrees to the principles and obligations...

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April 24, 2016 - 0 Comments

By CHARITY MOONGA - ONE of the many ornaments that have dominated women’s feminism and sexuality from time immemorial in Africa are waist beads. Waist beads called Chisasa among the Bemba and Bulungu for Tongas...

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April 24, 2016 - 0 Comments

By CHRIS MFULA - KENNEDY Musonda is among a few people who are happy with the daily disruption of electricity supply commonly referred to as load-shedding. Since the power cuts started about a year ago,...

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