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Mama Kankasa urges Zambia’s next president to unite the country

Veteran politician Mama Kankasa has advised the four candidates taking part in the forthcoming presidential elections to eliminate all forms of discrimination which were in the colonial days in order to foster peace and development in the country. Mama Kankasa...

Kafue farmers to benefit from the FSP

Kafue district has been allocated 1, 296 metric tonnes of basal and top dressing fertilizer under the Fertilizer Support Programme (FSP) for this year’s farming season. Kafue District Acting Commissioner, Henry Bowa, disclosed the development to ZANIS in an interview...

FTJ given Vehicle worth K295 MILLION

Government has given Second Republican President Dr. Fredrick Chiluba’s Office a brand new Vehicle valued at K295 million for his official use. Works and Supply Permanent Secretary Buzwayo Nkunika told ZANIS in a statement that...

SADC Election Observers start flying in

The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Election Observer  mission , says they  are  ready to deploy about 25 election observers.  The first team of SADC observers is already in the country ahead of the  fourth coming presidential by-elections  on...

RTSA probes CR Carrier bus accident

The Road Transport and Safety Agency-RTSA- has instituted investigations into the road traffic accident involving a CR Carriers bus in Zimbabwe. RTSA Director, Frederick Mwalusaka, says officers from the Agency have been sent to Zimbabwe to investigate the accident. A CR...

Loadsheding is poised to reduce – RB

Acting President Rupiah Banda has assured the nation that the problem of frequent electricity outages will be lessened with immediate effect. Mr. Banda said ZESCO Managing Director, Rodney Sisala assured him that the countrywide electricity loadsheding would now be lessened...

Zambia Police not used in rigging elections, Inspector General

Inspector General of Police, Ephraim Mateyo, has challenged some political leaders to substantiate claims that police officers are used in rigging elections. Mr. Mateyo says apart from controlling queues and maintaining order during voting, police officers do not get into...

Under a new colonial whip

By Peter Hitchens I thought I was going to die. An inflamed mob of about 50 desperate men had crowded round the car, trying to turn it over. They were staring at me and my companions with rage and hatred...

TD Jakes cancels trip amid fears of mysterious illness

RENOWNED American televangelist TD Jakes who was expected in Zambia and was scheduled to officiate at the Africa Global Summit has postponed his coming for fear of a mysterious disease that was reported last week to have killed some...

Grace Mugabe visits Maureen Mwanawasa

ZIMBABWEAN First Lady Grace Mugabe yesterday visited former Zambian First Lady Maureen Mwanawasa, to console her over the death of Dr Mwanawasa. Mrs Mugabe, who came aboard an Air Zimbabwe flight that touched down at Lusaka International Airport at...
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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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