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January 3, 2018 - 0 Comments

DESPERATE times call for desperate measures. This is why we fully support the interventions taken by the Government to control the spread of the deadly cholera disease which has now seen the coming on of...

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January 2, 2018 - 0 Comments

JUST as in past years, the Zambian people observed the end of 2017 and the beginning of 2018 in a spectacular fashion. In Lusaka, for instance, the start of the New Year was greeted with...

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December 28, 2017 - 0 Comments

A BASIC research shows that Albinism is a rare group of genetic disorders that cause the skin, hair, or eyes to have little or no colour. It is also closely associated with vision problems. According...

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December 26, 2017 - 0 Comments

ALTHOUGH the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-based Violence (GBV) is long gone, it would be expecting just too much that the vice will come to an end, let alone reduce. This is because, as...

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December 23, 2017 - 0 Comments

THE directive from the Secretary to the Treasury Fredson Yamba to all controlling officers in ministries and provinces to immediately surcharge all erring officers cited for misappropriation of public funds is a welcome development. We...

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December 22, 2017 - 0 Comments

IT is easy to understand Government’s frustrations at the slow pace at which the e-voucher, the subsistence farmer’s passport to a successful season, is being activated. Under the electronified Farmer Input Support Programme (FISP as...

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December 21, 2017 - 0 Comments

THE southern African country has had no national airline for more than two decades now following the close down of Zambia Airways. Now, a national airline is an airline which is registered locally for a...

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December 20, 2017 - 0 Comments

WE regret the Zambia Police Service’s decision to reverse its earlier progressive resolution to enlist eight Chinese nationals in the police reserve wing. On Monday, Zambia Police enlisted eight Chinese in various ranks but this...

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December 17, 2017 - 0 Comments

We hail Government’s decision to implement a national land policy to address numerous irregularities in land administration in the country. We agree with the Minister of Lands and Natural Resources Jean Kapata who has observed...

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December 15, 2017 - 0 Comments

In 2015, the then Minister of Finance Alexander Chikwanda told parliament that only two mining companies were paying Company Income Tax under the previous tax regime as most of them claimed that they were not...

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