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February 19, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE relocation of Simon Mwansa Kapwepwe International Airport in Ndola to a more spacious area will certainly attract more investment and change the face of the Copperbelt provincial capital, which has had an old structure...

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February 18, 2014 - 0 Comments

UNTIL the economy is adequately diversified, mining remains the major backbone of Zambia’s economy and is likely to remain so for the foreseeable future. In the medium and long-term, the country’s economy, which over the...

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February 17, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE upcoming parliamentary by-election in Katuba Constituency has once again provided an opportunity for all participating political parties to put their prowess to a stern test in a battle that may define their political direction....

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February 16, 2014 - 0 Comments

IT is indisputable that the proposed Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) is a splendid idea which can help revamp many industries in the country. All well-meaning Zambians seem to be undivided on the benefits which will...

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February 15, 2014 - 0 Comments

WHEN the Government came up with a re-admission programme for school girls who became mothers, this was done in good faith out of sympathy for the females, especially that under the previous school rules, girls...

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February 14, 2014 - 0 Comments

PRISONS in Zambia can be devastating; the sight of those walls scares visiting relatives, while new convicts fail to reconcile their minds and body to the harsh environment. In the words of Republican Vice-President Guy...

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February 13, 2014 - 0 Comments

THERE is no shortage of hints that radio has continued to play a pivotal role in providing information essential to combating poverty, diseases and ignorance, especially among the rural population. People in rural areas have...

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February 13, 2014 - 0 Comments

EVERY year, Zambia loses hundreds of productive lives through road carnage and this has exerted huge costs on the country’s coffers. Records show that, not less than 2,000 lives are lost in Zambia through road...

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February 11, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE private sector must heed President Michael Sata’s call to join hands with the Government in its efforts to improve the electricity generating capacity if the country’s ongoing economic growth level is to be sustained....

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February 9, 2014 - 0 Comments

NEWS of calm returning to Zambia’s border with the Democratic Republic of Congo in Kasumbalesa is not only welcome but also a giant step towards the conclusive resolution of the impasse created by the shooting...

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