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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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March 12, 2014 - 0 Comments

ECONOMIC diversification is critical for the advancement of the Zambian economy and has been on cards since the turn of the new millennium. Efforts have been made by various interest groups, including Zambia’s cooperating partners...

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March 10, 2014 - 0 Comments

FIRST Quantum Minerals (FQM) is doing the right thing by seeking training opportunities in conservation farming for traditional leaders in North-Western Province. This is a region that has become prominent for its mining activities which...

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March 9, 2014 - 0 Comments

AS Zambia and the rest of the World commemorate the Youth Day, it is important to appreciate that the youth are an integral part of the development process and should always be placed at the...

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March 8, 2014 - 0 Comments

IT is encouraging to hear that the Government will do everything possible to keep women highly protected against all forms of violence. According to Energy and Water Development Deputy Minister Charles Zulu, there is need...

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March 7, 2014 - 0 Comments

IN their week-long activities leading up to the celebrations of International Women’s Day which falls today, officials from Lusaka City Council ended their programme with cleaning the environment at the Civic Centre. This gesture, besides...

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March 6, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE initiative to extend the Tanzania Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) railway line to Burundi through Mpulungu will certainly bolster economic outlay as Zambia seeks to accelerate growth anchored on critical sectors of the economy. The...

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