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October 28, 2016 - 0 Comments

The identity crisis of Africans home and abroad is devastating since many fail to find their cultural forte ending up gravitating between what is ‘African’ and what they term to be ‘modern’ or even ‘English.’...

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ZAMBIANS celebrated the country’s 52nd Independence Anniversary last Monday with the guest of honour being no other than Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni who jetted into Lusaka at the invitation of President Edgar Lungu. The Ugandan...

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By GEOFFREY CHISHIMBA CHIYUMBE - COUNCIL of Churches in Zambia (CCZ) Eastern Province chairperson Reverend Sonye Banda says Zambia cannot develop when its citizens are lazy. In his sermon during the commemoration of the National...

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By Austin Kaluba - IN most developing nations where ordinary citizens do not have much power in governance, referendums are an expression of direct democracy. Usually referendums are used selectively, covering issues such as changes...

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WHEN I sat watching the news the other week, I had to lean a little forward from my sofa and perk up my ears. I poked fingers into my ears and turned on the volume...

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IN accordance with the Ministry of Community Development and Social Welfare (MCDSS) Sector Devolution Plan, community development work in Zambia evolved during the late 1940s as part of the Government’s efforts to rehabilitate the returning...

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By CHARITY MOONGA - NOWADAYS, it is increasingly becoming more difficult for most families to stay together because of parents facing challenging and stressful careers and children engaging in their various activities. Thus, this has...

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THERE is a popular Bemba proverb which states that “Ing’anda yamunobe baikumbwa umutenge” which means that a friend’s house is admired from the beauty of the roof but not all that glitters is gold. Among...

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By CLARA BWALYA-KAWIMBE - child marriage is a gross human rights violation which puts girls at risk of violence and ill health. It also denies them the opportunity to fully contribute to society and keeps...

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By HARBGUY MWAMBAZI - IT is no longer a debatable matter that Information Communication Technology (ICT) in the 21st Century has become a basic skill required in all areas of individual, national and global development....

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