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November 30, 2020 - 0 Comments

THE incident that occurred in Lusaka where a building caved in and killed a worker at the site is one among many incidents that have continued raising questions on the competence of some architectural works....

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November 25, 2020 - 0 Comments

REPORTS from Lundazi about unscrupulous people stealing subsidised fertiliser and seed meant for rural farmers are not new, but they are a source of grave frustration to the Government and the communities these resources are...

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May 8, 2020 - 0 Comments

THE decision by some farmers in certain parts of the country to sell their maize before opening of the marketing season is worrying especially that in some cases, ‘briefcase buyers’ are paying as little as...

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January 24, 2020 - 0 Comments

PEOPLE’s emotions trump reason when it comes to sharing news, the BBC’s in-depth research project Beyond Fake News found in 2018. This rings true for some towns on the Copperbelt where innocent people are now...

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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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