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April 15, 2021 - 0 Comments

IT is no secret that the conduct of most council officials countrywide leaves much to be desired. Members of the public have in many cases complained that any visit to the council office has never...

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April 14, 2021 - 0 Comments

IT is encouraging that the State wants to engage with Arch-Bishop George Lungu of the Chipata Archdiocese on his expressed opposition to the fund provided by the Government to aid the Zambian church as it...

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April 13, 2021 - 0 Comments

SO about 54 school-going girls in Chinsali district fell pregnant last year during the period of school premature closure as the result of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak! Luckily, the 54 girls have been enrolled back...

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April 1, 2021 - 0 Comments

THE announcement by Agriculture Minister Michael Katambo that the Government is working on modalities to increase the number of agriculture extension officers is welcome. We say this knowing that increasing the number of agricultural extension...

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March 31, 2021 - 0 Comments

WE hail President Edgar Lungu for imploring the Examinations Council of Zambia (ECZ) to ensure that aspiring candidates who produce forged Grade-12 School certificates are prosecuted for adulterating education standards. We share the views with...

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March 30, 2021 - 0 Comments

ACCORDING to the Kofi Annan Foundation, more than half of the world’s population is under the age of 30 with 57 per cent of the voting population being young people. Despite that high number of...

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March 29, 2021 - 0 Comments

SO the long-awaited coronavirus vaccine that Zambia has opted for through the COVAX roll-out will be AstraZeneca, the British-made vaccine that is the most popular of the 13 COVID-19 vaccines on the market right now....

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March 25, 2021 - 0 Comments

IT is worrying that despite efforts by various stakeholders to curb the escalating numbers of Gender Based Violence (GBV) and child trafficking, the vice continues to affect our society. Child trafficking, one of the worst...

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March 23, 2021 - 0 Comments

ZAMBIA’S undisputed mother of democracy, the MMD is again back in the news a few months before the presidential and general elections. The party which prides itself on having re-introduced multi-partism after it assumed office...

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November 30, 2020 - 0 Comments

THE incident that occurred in Lusaka where a building caved in and killed a worker at the site is one among many incidents that have continued raising questions on the competence of some architectural works....

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