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June 4, 2017 - 0 Comments

IT is sad to note that a record number of fake pastors and religious charlatans are making a fast buck by calling every item they want to sell ‘anointed.’ These prophets of doom are targeting...

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May 31, 2017 - 0 Comments

THE warning by the Police and Prison Service Commission (PPSC) to corrupt and undisciplined police officers to leave the service on their own is timely! PPSC chairperson Peter Chingaipe has challenged corrupt and undisciplined police...

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May 13, 2017 - 0 Comments

We feel the complaint by Mazhandu Family Bus Services Limited of losing about K15 million in revenue since the Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) suspended its license in February this year casts the company...

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April 30, 2017 - 0 Comments

We agree with the Zambia Consumer Association (ZACA) concerning the high cost of mealie meal despite government’s intervention to reduce the price of the staple food. We also ask loudly and indignantly why the price...

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April 16, 2017 - 0 Comments

THE Zambian copper mining industry as we know it today had its genesis in the 1920s. Following the return of Zambian politics to pluralism and liberalised economic policies, the government decided to privatise the mining...

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April 2, 2017 - 0 Comments

We agree totally with the teachers’ union, BETUZ, the Minister of National Guidance and Religious affairs and others condemning plans by some NGOs to distribute condoms in schools as a way of fighting sexually transmitted...

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March 13, 2017 - 0 Comments

AS Zambian youths commemorated Youth Day under the theme ‘Unity and Innovation for Smart Zambia,’ we would like to underline why this day is important to our youth and the beloved country. Realising that our...

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March 11, 2017 - 0 Comments

SINCE the first cases of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) were reported in 1981, experts say infection with human immune deficiency virus (HIV) has grown to pandemic proportions. Studies also show that no country has...

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February 25, 2017 - 0 Comments

WE concur with the call by a consortium of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) on the need for an impact assessment on the heavy rains experienced in the country in order to come up with a...

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February 19, 2017 - 0 Comments

WRITING  in his book Under An African Sun; Memoirs of a colonial officer in Northern Rhodesia, Frank Bennet, an ex-colonial officer noted that Lusaka was a modern, spotlessly clean city with an abundance of parks...

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