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Levy commends Lozis for preserving the Kuomboka

President Mwanawasa has commended the lozi people for preserving the Kuomboka traditional ceremony. Mr Mwanawasa said this was important because it signifies the passing on of culture from one generation to another. The President added that culture was a unifying factor which...

Recapture Lusaka, MMD members urged

Vice President Rupiah Banda has called on the ruling MMD members to work hard and win back Lusaka. Mr. Banda who is also National Excutive Committee Trustee of the MMD says the party should organise itself and recapture Lusaka. He said...

It is not yet time to search for Levy’s successor in the party

The MMD in Mufulira has advised that it is too early for the party to start searching for a presidential candidate for the 2011 general elections. MMD Mufulira chairman Harrington Mambwe says premature campaigns for President Mwanawasa's...

British Airways to respond to Sata’s concerns when letter is received

British Airways says it will respond to Patriotic Front (PF) President Michael Sata's allegations of inhumane treatment of their passengers once the company has officially received his letter. Public Relations officer Andre Makulu said British Airways is aware of the...

Work with the government, opposition parties urged

Kabompo West member of parliament Daniel Kalenga has urged leaders in the opposition political parties ton partner with the New Deal administration in taking develoment to the people. Mr. Kalenga says time for politicking is gone until 2011 wheen the...

Levy arrives in Dar’ for SADC meeting

President Mwanawasa has arrived in the Tanzanian capital Dar Es-Salaam to join other SADC heads of state and government for an extra ordinary summit designed to thrash out a number of outstanding political and security issues...

Levy to launch ICT policy

President Mwanawasa is tomorrow expected to launch a national policy on information communication and technology (ICT). Ministry of Communications and Transport Permanent Secretary, Peter Tembo, announced this yesterday at a media breakfast meeting at Taj Pamodzi Hotel...

Put pressure on Mugabe, Africa leaders prodded

Visiting Danish minister for Development Cooperation Ulla Toernaes has called on African leaders to speak out and condemn attacks on opposition leaders in Zimbabwe. And Ulla Toernaes has described the meeting with Zimbabwean civil society groups as fruitful. Ms Toernaes...

FLS worried over political party funding, leadership selection

The Forum for Leadership Search, FLS, has described as disastrous the current trend of funding and leadership selection in political parties in the country. FLS Executive Director Edwin Lifwekelo regretted most political parties have resorted to selecting leaders on the basis...

Govt. ponders assisting towards funerals of accident victims

Government says it will consider assisting towards funerals of the victims of the CR bus road accident that claimed 14 lives and left several others injured on Friday. Luapula Province Minister, John Chinyanta, said government regretted losing several lives of people...

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Lusambo warns Nutricom Food and Beverage Limited for claiming their Ginger Kombucha Energy drink can prevent Corona virus

Lusaka Province Minister Bowman Lusambo has warned that government will not allow business entities in Zambia to produce misleading...

Government releases over K5.6 billion to finance developmental, service delivery programmes

The National Treasury released last month released a sum of K5.64 billion to finance various developmental and public service delivery programmes in the country. Of...

Germany organisations donate ambulance to Kaindu clinic

Zambia’s Ambassador to Germany Anthony Mukwita has applauded Amatheon Agri and the German Arbetheir-Samariter Bund (ASB) for investing in Zambia’s health and agriculture sectors. Mr....

Street Vending is still illegal in Zambia, says Local Government Minister

Local Government Minister Charles Banda has reiterated that street vending in the country is illegal unless when conducted in designated places as prescribed by...

COVID-19 could cost Africa a GDP loss of between $22.1 billion and $88.3 billion

By Akinwumi A. Adesina These are very difficult days, as the world faces one of its worst challenges ever: the novel coronavirus pandemic. And it...
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