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April 7, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE endorsement by the Parliamentary Committee on Transport, Works and Supply, of the rehabilitation works on Zambia Railways facilities by local contractors is welcome. While many will have their own opinions about the capability of...

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April 6, 2014 - 0 Comments

THE story about unruly Grade 12 Mukobeko Secondary School pupils in Kabwe who set defiant rules that scared teachers from attending classes makes very sad reading indeed. According to an article we carried in our...

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April 5, 2014 - 0 Comments

EARLY-MARRIAGES deny girls of their childhood, disrupt their education, limit their opportunities to develop, compromise their health, and expose them to violence and abuse. Early-marriages have also contributed to the slow attainment of the Millennium...

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April 4, 2014 - 0 Comments

MAYORAL elections always come with lots of excitement, especially for participating individuals or parties. However, deep reflection and positive action should follow, for those fortunate enough to be chosen to serve the cities and towns...

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April 2, 2014 - 0 Comments

A FORENSIC Laboratory is a major cog in the wheel puzzle, if Zambia is to combat sophisticated crime as well as resolving vexing cases using Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) analysis. World over, forensic evidence has come...

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April 1, 2014 - 0 Comments

Government has placed communication and road infrastructure high on its development agenda as this plays a pivotal role in the country’s economic growth. Resources poured into road infrastructure development and maintenance annually, account for a...

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March 31, 2014 - 0 Comments

LAW enforcement officers should work out a more effective strategy of combating aggravated robberies perpetrated by sophisticated criminals in broad-day light. This new wave of violent crime has sent fear among business executives and other...

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March 30, 2014 - 0 Comments

THERE is no doubt that the problem of pregnancies among schools girls is still a vexing issue in Zambia. Judging by the magnitude of this problem, there is urgent need to find a lasting panacea...

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March 29, 2014 - 0 Comments

DESPITE threats of sanctions against bar owners allowing teenage patrons, young persons have continued patronising beer-drinking places. Beer-guzzling by teenagers has continued, some doing it for fun just because they have seen their colleagues drinking....

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March 28, 2014 - 0 Comments

LAW enforcement agencies should develop an effective strategy in tracking down unscrupulous people who have gone on rampage grabbing land after masquerading as political cadres. This sad phenomenon is rampant in the capital city Lusaka...

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