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Wednesday, January 20, 2021

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Councilors appointed to ensure smooth running of CBU and UNZA

Government says it is committed to ensuring availability of resources for smooth running of operations at the University of Zambia and Copperbelt University. The two Universities today ushered in new councilors to guide the two institutions on administrative issues pertinent...

LCC warns party cadres over noise pollution

Lusaka City Council (LCC) has warned cadres from political parties to desist from using sirens in their campaigns during the night. LCC Public Relations Officer (PRO)Henry Kapata said residents in Libala , Kabwata and Chilenji have complained of noise from...

Contractors under fire

Government has warned contractors against shoddy works as it is spending colossal sums of money on constructing infrastructure. Ministry of Education Services Director Ruth Mubanga observed that contractors were in a hurry to complete works without doing a proper job. ZANIS...

Stick to free education policy, School heads told

Government has directed that school heads across the country should adhere to the free education policy from grades 1 to 7. Ministry of Education and Specialized Services Director Ruth Mubanga said in this vein pupils should not pay any user...

Ballot papers distributed

Distribution of Presidential ballot papers for the October 30th Presidential elections is expected to be completed Saturday. Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) Spokesperson Chris Akufuna said the process of dispatching the ballots which started on Tuesday ends with Lusaka province. Mr....

UPND intimidate MMD cadres at L/stone rally

The United Party for National Development (UPND) party cadres intimidated MMD cadres who were found at UPND rally held at Villa ground in Livingstone today. This happened after some party cadres from UPND identified some MMD supporters present at the...

Kelvin Bwalya responds to police callout

Anti-rigging Zambia Limited lawyer, Kelvin Bwalya, has handed himself to the police in Lusaka for questioning. Police Service Spokesperson, Bonnie Kapeso, said Mr. Bwalya cooperated fully with the police during interrogations. He however declined to disclose the outcome of the interrogations. Police...

RB addresses the nation on Zambia’s 44th birthday eve

Acting President Rupiah Banda has urged Zambians to contribute to the emancipation of  the country from poverty, hunger, disease, illiteracy and unemployment. Mr. Banda said Zambians should use the prevailing democratic dispensation as a spring board to fight these ills. He...

No usage of fire arms during October poll

Inspector General of police Ephraim Mateyo says the police service will use short battens as opposed to fire arms during the October 30 presidential by-elections. The IG disclosed that the police service has also...

Department of Social Welfare defends suspended grade 12 students

The Department of Social Welfare has threatened to take legal action against the decision by Namwala High School management to suspend nine grade 12 pupils who are supposed to sit for their final examinations following the pupils’ alleged involvement...
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Bauleni mini hospital set as COVID-19 isolation centre

The Lusaka District Health Office has reactivated Bauleni Mini Hospital as a COVID-19 centre for patients with mild symptoms...
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