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October 20, 2014 - 0 Comments

ZESCO is a valued partner in the country’s economic development crusade and this is why the Patriotic Front (PF) Government attaches great importance to its operations. A huge challenge squarely lies on the shoulders of...

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October 18, 2014 - 0 Comments

THERE is no doubt that the Government has placed emphasis in ensuring that the welfare of the youth is prioritised by putting in place policies which aim at improving their status in society. The majority...

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October 17, 2014 - 0 Comments

A FEW years after independence when Zambia had a small population amidst a booming economy, it was easy for the Government to provide bursaries to all the school leavers who were accepted for further studies...

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October 16, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE announcement of the Independent Broadcasting Authority (IBA) Board signifies another positive development in ensuring operations of the media in Zambia are conducted in a professional manner. The IBA is there to promote a free...

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October 15, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE fact that health promotion constitutes a fundamental dimension of corporate social responsibility (CSR) is a clear testimony of the crucial role that corporate bodies have in helping deliver healthcare services in society. In this...

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October 15, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE Government deserves commendation for increasing financial allocation to the agriculture sector because this is in line with calls from a cross section of society to diversify the country’s economy. For far too long, the...

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October 14, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE call for the abolition of entry visas between countries in the Southern African region by visiting Angolan External Relations Minister George Chikoti could not have come at a better time when countries in the...

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October 11, 2014 - 0 Comments

POVERTY reduction efforts in the country will not bear tangible results if issues to do with the girls and women are not addressed. Women play a very important role in the development of any given...

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October 10, 2014 - 0 Comments

NOT much is known among members of the public about mineral exploration in Zambia, especially the extent to which new mineral deposits continue to be discovered. By definition, mineral exploration is a process of finding...

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October 9, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE National Assembly is a critical institution in the provision of checks and balances to the Executive and, therefore, its establishment requires a full complement of staff with all relevant savvies. One of the House’s...

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