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March 23, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE rising number of Gender Based Violence (GBV) cases makes sad reading especially at a time efforts are being made to rid our societies of the vice. After all the pronouncements made during the commemoration...

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March 23, 2014 - 0 Comments

ACCORDING to healthcare providers, an average child can expect at least 20 vaccinations before the age of 10, with the first doses routinely given soon after birth. Whether or not these vaccines deliver the potentially...

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March 21, 2014 - 0 Comments

  THE local currency, the Kwacha has been in a free fall for some time and it did not augur well for the stability of the Zambian economy.   It has been quite evident from...

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March 20, 2014 - 0 Comments

CHANGE may be hard, but the payoff can be priceless. In addition to improving your financial situation, you may also find that your money management skills can benefit other aspects of your life. This is...

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March 19, 2014 - 0 Comments

Zambia’s fuel pump prices are viewed as among the highest in the region and many attempts have been made to explore alternative avenues aimed at reducing them. Various reasons have been advanced to show why...

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March 18, 2014 - 0 Comments

IN Zambia, a girl below 16 years is a minor under the country’s law, meaning that it does not matter whether she agrees to have an intimate relationship with a man or woman, the adult...

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March 17, 2014 - 0 Comments

IT is now evident that bandits have set their criminal activities on rural dwellers from whom they are snatching huge sums of money and other valuables with maximum ease. A fresh pattern shows that gun-toting...

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March 16, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE wanton abuse of the Constituency Development Fund (CDF), as revealed by the Auditor General, is a source of concern and must be addressed seriously. It demonstrates the lack of respect for public resources and...

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March 15, 2014 - 0 Comments

OVER the years, officers from the Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) and traffic police have had to grapple with the wayward ways of the passenger transport industry which has so far proved difficult to...

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March 12, 2014 - 0 Comments

ZAMBIA yesterday joined other nations in celebrating Youth Day, an annual event at which homage is paid to the youth who participated, and still do, in various spheres of national development. Across the country, youths...

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