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February 19, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MIRIAM ZIMBA – GONE to the land of his ancestors in the year he could have been commemorating his diamond jubilee-75 years in October this year. Wila Mung’omba, born in Mbala on October 18,...

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February 17, 2014 - 0 Comments

By SAM PHIRI – SEVENTY-four-year-old Fostina Bwalya sits weary in the early hours of a Wednesday morning outside her slapdash house in the busy and highly populated Misisi Township of Lusaka. Less than five metres...

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February 17, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MICHELO HIMAAMBO – FROM a mere glance, one would not see the agonising pain this woman has lived with for the past seven years as her tummy swelled making her look like she is...

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February 17, 2014 - 0 Comments

By MIRIAM ZIMBA – LUSAKA-BASED obstetrics and gynecology consultant Gertrude Tshuma has said the need to reduce maternal deaths through safe abortions, should not in the long-term lead to an increase in HIV infections. In...

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February 17, 2014 - 0 Comments

BY CHARLES KACHIKOTI – SPEAKING of sex-change surgical operations that people undergo to improve their appearance, Dr Breiner has written: “At this point in the process, I, along with other psychoanalyst colleagues, must tell the...

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February 15, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE use of a file picture during news bulletins is the most innovative way to make up for lack of a current picture to go with a story. It is, however, an injustice if a...

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February 15, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE day was Monday February 10, in the afternoon. The radio station, Icengelo, and the presenter was Constance Mulenga Kitungu. Constance was test-transmitting Radio Icengelo to Chingola and Chililabombwe on 102.9 FM when, out of...

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February 15, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE Great North Road is a highway stretching kilometres from Lusaka to Kapiri Mposhi and from there to the border between Zambia and Tanzania. This road has become a vital route for trading between Zambia...

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February 15, 2014 - 0 Comments

I HAVE continued to receive reactions on the topic of voluntary medical male circumcision that I wrote about some three weeks ago. This week, Kitwe based HIV/AIDS activist Samuel Kumar sent the following thoughts on...

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February 15, 2014 - 0 Comments

By JACK MWEWA – AS the case always is whenever the schools’ examination results are announced, analyses are heard as to what leads to what results. The recent announcement of grade 12 examination results marked...

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