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Archbishop Chama appeals for upgrading of primary schools in Luwingu District

Kasama diocese Archbishop Ignatius Chama has appealed to the ministry of education to consider upgrading primary schools to a secondary school level. The clergy man said this will enable many children access secondary school education as opposed...

Deal firmly with perpetrators of violence – ECZ calls on police

The Electoral Commission of Zambia(ECZ) has urged the Zambia Police Service to take stern action against perpetrators of violence in Mangangu by-elections campaign. ECZ Public Relations Manager Crispin Akufuna says the police service should implement the law on anyone caught...

Underdevelopment linked to lack of use of local languages

A Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) has attributed the lack of development in most parts of the country to the limited use of local languages in the nation. Northern Province Leadership Foundation Platform chairman, Netron Chishimba, stated that his NGO has discovered...

Politicians should not be masters-Aspiring Kabwata MP

Aspiring Kabwata Constituency Member of Parliament Clement Tembo has advised politicians to be servants of the people. Mr Tembo said politicians should adopt a culture of serving the electorate who put them into office. He said political leaders must be servants...

Delayed FRA payments irk Mkushi farmers

Farmers in Mkushi District have bemoaned delayed payments by the Food Reserve Agency (FRA) for maize transactions of the current crop marketing season. One farmer, Golden Musonko of Kakumo Cooperative, said farmers had expected to be paid within two weeks...

Attempted abduction of PF’s Lingweshi thwarted

Three UPND cadres were this afternoon arrested by the Police for allegedly wanting to abduct ruling PF Mangango Parliamentary candidate Rodgers Lyambai Lingweshi. PF Mangango by-election campaign manager Obvious Mwaliteta says the three cadres were arrested around 12:00hrs after some...

Leadership Conferences Foundation convenes a Jubilee conference for emerging leaders in Zambia

A nonprofit making organisation called Leadership Conferences Foundation has announced that it will hold a leadership conference on Friday, 5th September2014 aimed at attracting young and emerging leaders in all sectors in Zambia. The conference to be held at Mulungushi...

TIZ vows to continue exposing corrupt public offices

Transparent International Zambia Executive (TIZ) Director, Goodwell Lungu, says his organisation will not relent in exposing corrupt public officers in the country. Mr Lungu said huge sums of public funds have been abused by greedy and selfish few individuals, a...

UPND cadres accused of beating up a local chief and his wife Luampa

OPPOSITION United Party for National Development (UPND) members allegedly beat up a chief and his wife in Luampa on Friday as they clashed with members of the ruling Patriotic Front (PF) ahead of by-elections in the Western Province district. The...

Minister Inonge Wina extolls her late husband Arthur Wina

GENDER and Child Development Minister Inonge Wina has extolled her late husband Arthur Wina, describing him as a selfless man who was dedicated to duty. Ms Wina described her late husband during the Arthur Wina Day at Arthur Wina Primary...

Latest News

President Lungu directs NAPSA and Council to quickly complete Intercity Bus Terminus

President Edgar Lungu has directed the National Pension Scheme Authority (NAPSA) and Livingstone City Council to quickly complete the...

Vice President Inonge Wina defends the High Nomination Fees for Elections

Vice President Inonge Wina says proposed nomination fees by the Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) for candidates contesting the 2021 general elections were made...

Constitutional Court dismisses Petition to have Bill 10 Withdrawn

The Constitutional Court has dismissed a petition by Law Association of Zambia -LAZ and Chapter One Foundation Limited to have the Constitution Amendment Bill...

Lungu loves to dine and wine with corrupt people — Mweetwa

UNITED Party for National Development (UPND) deputy Spokesperson, Cornelius Mweetwa says president Lungu’s statement on the presumption of innocence until proven guilty by the...

UPND accuse PF of traversing the Country to look for UPND Councillors to Buy

The UPND on the Copperbelt says it is aware that the PF mob that traverses the Republic to look for UPND Councillors to buy,...
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