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August 29, 2017 - 0 Comments

By STEVEN ZANDE – ZAMBIA will effectively combat child marriages and cases of defilement once the consent age to marry is raised to 21 from the current 18 as announced by Gender Minister Victoria Kalima....

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August 29, 2017 - 0 Comments

By STEVEN ZANDE and CHUSA SICHONE – PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has accorded late former Health minister Joseph Kasonde, who will be put to rest today, a State funeral. The Head of State also declared today...

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August 29, 2017 - 0 Comments

By KASONDE KASONDE UNITED Party for National Development (UPND) member Rachael Chileshe was yesterday quizzed for more than one hour by Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) officers in Lusaka over alleged corruption. Ms Chileshe, who was summoned...

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August 29, 2017 - 0 Comments

By CASSEY KAYULA and ESTHER NG’ANDU – FINANCE Minister Felix Mutati was yesterday locked up in a meeting with Mopani Copper Mines (MCM) and the Copperbelt Energy Corporation over a standoff on the revised electricity...

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August 26, 2017 - 0 Comments

By CHILA NAMAIKO – GERMANY has given Zambia a grant amounting 107.5 million Euros to be injected in key areas directly contributing to poverty reduction programmes among the citizens within the context of the Seventh...

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August 26, 2017 - 0 Comments

By MUSONDA MANGILASHI and STEVEN ZANDE – POLICE in Chinsali, Muchinga Province, have arrested a 27-year-old man, suspected to be mentally unstable, for axing his 70-year-old father to death after being advised to stop his...

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August 24, 2017 - 0 Comments

By PERPETUAL SICHIKWENKWE – A PASTOR of Door of Heaven Ministry Church in Chibolya Township has appeared in the Lusaka magistrate court for the explanation of a charge of murdering his 10-year-old son and nine-year-old...

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August 24, 2017 - 0 Comments

By KASONDE KASONDE – GOVERNMENT has said despite the prevailing fish deficit in the country, it will not allow importation of fish species that are found in Zambia. Fisheries and Livestock Minister Michael Katambo said...

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August 24, 2017 - 0 Comments

By STEVEN ZANDE – VARIOUS stakeholders have expressed mixed feelings over Lusaka mayor’s plan to impose a street lighting levy on Lusaka residents, with some calling on the local authority to conduct wider consultation before...

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August 24, 2017 - 0 Comments

By REBECCA MUSHOTA – PATRIOTIC Front (PF) Secretary General Davies Mwila has reiterated that the ruling party belongs to all members and not only those that perceive themselves as founder members. Mr Mwila said the...

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