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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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March 5, 2014 - 0 Comments

AS the International Women’s Day approaches, women and other people across the globe should reflect on successes and failures in their quest to promote equality and fairness in all spheres of life. Usually, the womenfolk...

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March 2, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE revelation that Choma District in Southern Province has run out of land for infrastructure development is a damning indictment on the local authority which has been cited for poor land management. It exposes the...

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February 28, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE Young Women’s Christian Association (YWCA) in Chipata yesterday launched what they have dubbed the ‘Good Husband Campaign’ – an initiative to tackle gender-based violence (GBV), specifically violence against women and girls. The campaign is...

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February 27, 2014 - 0 Comments

The Zambian gemstone industry has for many years been facing numerous challenges and its contribution to the development of the national economy was almost none. Dealings surrounding this sector were in the past, not explicitly...

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February 25, 2014 - 0 Comments

WE join the Non Governmental Organisations Coordinating Council (NGOCC) in welcoming the imprisonment of a Lusaka business person who assaulted his wife. This is because, as NGOCC executive director Engwase Mwale says, violent attacks, most...

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February 24, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE ugly pattern of armed robbery in strategic areas in Central Province is a pointer of an invasion by misfits who have fled the Copperbelt and Lusaka to pounce on unsuspecting business executives and other...

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