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April 16, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE re-opening of the new electronic weighbridge in Kapiri Mposhi has more economic benefits than the anxiety its closure might have created when Government closed it to pave way for its rehabilitation which cost K31...

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April 15, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE recurrence of violent crime at Kasumbalesa border post near Chililabombwe must draw constituent countries to serious discourse that will invariably bring to an end this ugly pattern of mayhem. In this case, the Zambian...

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April 14, 2014 - 0 Comments

Zambia has successfully issued the second Sovereign Bond to the tune of US$1billion which comes on the heels of the initial $750 million which was rolled out in 2012. The move is an indication of...

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April 14, 2014 - 0 Comments

IT is unfortunate that what some consider a means to an end through trade, is also quickly viewed by others as an opportunity to attack and rob innocent citizens. Views by some Lusaka residents that...

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April 13, 2014 - 0 Comments

TO read that a court dissolved a marriage between the blind over infidelity not only raises eye-brows, but also reflects how morality has collapsed to the lowest level. Man, woman, young and old of all...

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April 11, 2014 - 0 Comments

NOW that the dust has settled following the Mayoral elections and the subsequent installation that took place yesterday in councils across the country, it is time for the newly installed Mayors, their deputies and the...

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April 9, 2014 - 0 Comments

ROAD traffic accidents continue to rob Zambia of human resources whose lives are curtailed before fulfilling their dreams. Much as all accidents are just as devastating, those involving public buses can be said to be...

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April 8, 2014 - 0 Comments

The Zambian textile industry is among the country’s major economic players after copper mining and Agriculture, but the sector’s performance since the liberalisation of the economy more than two decades ago has been below expectations...

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April 7, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE endorsement by the Parliamentary Committee on Transport, Works and Supply, of the rehabilitation works on Zambia Railways facilities by local contractors is welcome. While many will have their own opinions about the capability of...

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April 6, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE story about unruly Grade 12 Mukobeko Secondary School pupils in Kabwe who set defiant rules that scared teachers from attending classes makes very sad reading indeed. According to an article we carried in our...

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