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March 9, 2019 - 0 Comments

WE wonder why the suspension of the broadcasting licence for Prime Television by the Independent Broadcasting Authority (IBA) has caused such uproar. We would love to educate sections of the population that has grossly misunderstood...

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December 28, 2018 - 0 Comments

THE country is almost breathing a sigh of relief as political party leaders seem to be moving towards the long-awaited on-and-off national dialogue. Controversy, however, yesterday characterised the eve of today’s much anticipated national dialogue...

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November 16, 2018 - 0 Comments

  STATISTICS that 76 percent of the 1.3 million population in Northern Province is living in abject poverty is regrettable in a country endowed with vast natural resources. Poverty levels at national level are said...

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July 7, 2018 - 0 Comments

WE agree with Justice Minister Given Lubinda’s view that the Zambia Institute of Advanced Legal Education (ZIALE) should not make the legal practitioners qualifying examination porous to quack professionals as it tries to improve on...

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June 5, 2018 - 0 Comments

THE poor work culture among Zambians, remains, and unfortunately so, one of the key cited elements inhibiting the country’s socio-economic growth. Former Finance minister Alexander Chikwanda is the latest among technocrats and ordinary citizens, observing...

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May 29, 2018 - 0 Comments

THE revelations by the Ministry of General Education that the country has a 95,400 shortfall of desks in schools is a serious inadequacy that requires urgent attention before it can compromise our education; if it...

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May 21, 2018 - 0 Comments

CRIME should never be allowed to thrive in a civilized society. The rise of gangster life in Kitwe with at least four youths rivals gangs makes very sad reading is a matter that should have...

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May 16, 2018 - 0 Comments

The financial troubles at Times Printpak, better known by its flagship product, the Times of Zambia, are among the most well-known of the longest surviving SOEs in this country. The company has been in a...

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May 14, 2018 - 0 Comments

AN effective public service is critical to the good operations as well as smooth service delivery to the citizens. But it is poorly kept secret that the Zambian public service has been lacking big time...

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May 10, 2018 - 0 Comments

IT is with dismay that we there is a growing trend of a poor loan repayment culture by individuals that owe banks and other registered financial institutions. This starts from the domestic setup where a...

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