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September 20, 2014 - 0 Comments

The call by Gender and Child Development Minister Inonge Wina on the need for accelerated efforts to stop gender-based violence (GBV) in Zambia is timely and should be taken seriously by all stakeholders. Hardly a...

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September 19, 2014 - 0 Comments

IT is pleasing to hear that the Government is building more hostels for students at the three public universities, as well as Evelyn Hone College. Students at the University of Zambia (UNZA), Copperbelt University (CBU)...

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September 18, 2014 - 0 Comments

ELECTRICITY is an essential driving force for economic development for any modern nation, and if in short supply it can be counterproductive. It can be counterproductive in the sense that major development projects cannot take...

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September 17, 2014 - 0 Comments

SOUTH African Anglican Archbishop Desmond Tutu is one man of God with an indisputably interesting approach on how to attract and keep people by improving their overall humane relations with one another. The retired Anglican...

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September 13, 2014 - 0 Comments

CALLS by the General Nursing Council (GNC) for police  to  immediately close the African Health Care Institute of Health Sciences and other private institutions offering courses for nursing assistants without its authority are timely. Timely...

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September 12, 2014 - 0 Comments

THURSDAY’S by-elections in which Zambia’s leading political parties jostled for parliamentary seats could be summarised in just a few words – a battle of mixed fortunes. Seven political parties took part either in all or...

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September 11, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE Bank of Zambia (BoZ)’s revelation of reports of some unscrupulous individuals who are buying 50 ngwee coins with the issue date 2013 from the public, with a view to melting them for their alleged...

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September 10, 2014 - 0 Comments

JUSTICE Minister Edgar Lungu’s call that the office of the Investigator General or the Ombudsman should take a lead role in promoting justice and good governance in the country is timely. The minister asked Investigator...

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September 9, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE fact that the World Economic Forum (WEF) rates Zambia’s economy among the 10-most competitive in sub-Saharan Africa is proof enough of the country’s right policies which have over the years been attracting investments. The...

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September 8, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE Government has continued to move in the right direction regarding the creation of value chain clusters in all the country’s provincial centres. Most of the projects under this concept, with some funded by the...

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