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February 15, 2018 - 0 Comments

AS we indicated on November 9, 2017, it always comes down to the question of what comes first, the egg or the hen! Truly, what comes first between the need to buy locally-produced goods and...

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February 7, 2018 - 0 Comments

Cholera may be loosening its grip on a Lusaka city left badly shaken by its latest visitation during which it has claimed dozens of lives, but the news from the nation’s engineers is hardly comforting....

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February 2, 2018 - 0 Comments

IT’S nearly a month now since some areas in the country experienced significant rains and the crop is wilting if not already drying up. Some of the crop including maize has been found at a...

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February 1, 2018 - 0 Comments

ZAMBIA is in dire need of locally-manufactured goods as a way of growing its economy by meeting a myriad of challenges. Over the years, the country has become almost a dumping ground for various imported...

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January 30, 2018 - 0 Comments

IT is sad to learn that water tanks installed in the choler-affected townships in Lusaka are being vandalised. The development, which has been confirmed by the police, is certainly a drawback to the efforts by...

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January 29, 2018 - 0 Comments

Vince Lombardi, who was an American football player, coach and executive in the National Football League famously, said the dictionary is the only place where success comes before work adding that work was the key...

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January 27, 2018 - 0 Comments

THE revelation that some farmers in Katete are selling fertiliser which they redeemed through the electronic voucher (e-voucher) system makes sad reading. According to the story that we are running in today’s edition, 42 bags...

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January 25, 2018 - 0 Comments

EVERY time reports of teachers’ misbehaviour or misconduct come up. it makes sad reading for all. This is because of the special place and position the teachers have occupied in society since time immemorial. Therefore,...

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January 24, 2018 - 0 Comments

In Matthew 5:37, the Bible states that All you need to say is simply ‘Yes’ or ‘No’; anything beyond this comes from the evil one. We totally agree with this biblical statement since there is...

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January 23, 2018 - 0 Comments

ONE of the firm platforms on which the Patriotic Front (PF) Government has set the country’s development agenda is the creation of new districts. We cannot agree more with President Edgar Lungu’s remarks that creating...

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