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New UNZA Hostels reach slab level

The construction of students hostels at the University of Zambia (UNZA) Great East Road campus in Lusaka have reached slab level. UNZA Acting Public Relations Manager, Stanslous Chewe says the project is on schedule. Once completed the hostels will accommodate two...

Robbers slay Lusaka’s Chawama businessman

Barely a day after Chawama Member of Parliament expressed concern at the increasing rate of crime in Misisi compound, armed robbers have shot dead a Lusaka businessman, Wilson Mwanza, of Willie Investment in the same area. Brother to the deceased...

Govt. concludes process of purchasing bullet proofs

Government has completed the process of purchasing bullet proofs for police officers to increase their security while on duty. Home Affairs Minister Ronnie Shikapwasha disclosed this in an interview with ZANIS today. Lt. Gen. Shikapwasha said the police officers’ duty to...

DEC rounds up illegal drug trafficers

The Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) has arrested two Somali nationals, a Congolese and several Zambians for trafficking in narcotic drugs and psychotropic substances. In a press release made available to ZANIS in Lusaka today, DEC Public Relations and Press Liaison...

UK committed to promote quality legal services in Zambia

The United Kingdom (UK) says it will continue supporting the efforts of the Law Association of Zambia and the South London Law Society in promoting access to quality legal services for the vulnerable people in Zambia. In a press Release...

Reduce electricity consumption, Mwanawasa asks Zambians

President Levy Mwanawasa has asked Zambians to reduce electricity consumption during peak hours of the day saying taking such measures would reduce load shedding. And President Mwanawasa has directed the Minister of Finance and National Planning, Ng’andu Magande to urgently...

Chinese mine manager kills copper theft suspect

A CHINESE national has shot dead a suspected criminal at Boaxing Mining in Ndola where he attempted to steal copper plates. According to the police, the suspect was shot around 03:00 hours on Saturday. A firearm believed to have been...

Change strategy of evangelism, Catholic priests told

Catholic Diocese of Chipata Bishop, George Lungu has called on priests in the diocese to change the strategy of evangelising. Bishop Lungu was speaking in his Homily during Mass held at St. Anne's Parish in Chipata, in line with the...

DEC nabs eight for drug trafficking

The Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) has arrested four people for trafficking in Narcotic drugs and Psychotropic substances. The Commission arrested Precious Chisenga 24, a business woman of Lusaka’s John Laing compound for trafficking in 150kg of cannabis, Febby...

ZRA officer, Clearing agent arrested for corrupt practices

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has arrested a Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) officer and a freelance custorms clearing agent for Chirundu Boarder Post for corruption involving K300.000.00. Particulars of the offense are that between March 3 and 7 2008, Hedges...
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