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February 23, 2019 - 0 Comments

I have always written on this platform how the West depicts Africa, the most insulted continent, which is portrayed as a place with people pretending to be humans. From time immemorial, they have called us...

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February 23, 2019 - 0 Comments

DURING this time of the year (January to March), parents and guardians, especially those with children who qualify to grade eight and grade 10, have an obligation to pay school or user fees for them....

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February 23, 2019 - 0 Comments

By JESSIE NGOMA- SIMENGWA – WHEN government introduced the girl-child school re-entry policy in 1997, there was much jubilation in the country especially from human rights activists and parents alike. Before that, the girl-child’s life...

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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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