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Children urges GRZ to allow them to vote

Government has been petitioned to allow children participation in the selection of national leaders through voting. Children who gathered to participate in this year's Day of the African Child commemoration in Ndola petitioned government to review the voting age to...

Invest in ICTs, Govt. urges postal service providers

Government has called on postal administrators in the Southern African region to invest in Information Communication Technologies (ICTs) in order for them to provide value added products and services to the public. Communications Deputy Minister, Mubika Mubika, urged postal administrations...

Lumwana Mine Social Responsibility Win Praise

The Human Rights Commission has expressed happiness at the corporate social responsibility exhibited by Lumwana mine in North Western Province. Speaking to ZANIS in an interview in Kaleni yesterday (Saturday), Vice Commissioner Palan Mulonda said the Commission was happy with...

Nyimba accident claims 26

Twenty six people have died while 52 others were seriously injured in a road traffic accident involving a Lusaka bound NPS bus in Nyimba District in Eastern Province yesterday (Saturday). 25 passengers died on the spot in the accident which...

MMCI launches special programme for senior citizens

The Maureen Mwanawasa Community Initiative (MMCI) has launched a special intervention programme for the aged called the ''Old peoples Social Safety net to improve the livelihood of the senior citzens. The MMCI has aslo called on Zambians to assist...

CEG welcomes closure of Alliance University

The Center for Elections and Governance (CEG) Zambia has welcomed government’s decision to close Alliance University College of Ndola. CEG Zambia Trustee Gershom Musonda said the country’s education system is being weakened by sub-standard education services by the private sector. Mr....

Zambia still affordable tourist destination – Kaingu

Government has urged stakeholders in the tourism industry to market Zambia to other countries in the world as an affordable tourist destination. Tourism, Environment and Natural Resources Minister, Michael Kaingu, said the recently introduced visa fees on tourists from other...

Five RDA officers suspended

The Roads Development Agency (RDA) has suspended five of its officers working at Kapiri Mposhi weighbridge for misappropriating funds. RDA Head of Public Relations, Loyce Saili has confirmed the development. Ms. Saili said the five officers were suspended last week after...

Man 70, sentenced to death

Acting Supreme Court Judge, Timothy Kabalata has sentenced a 70 year old man and another 42 year man both of Lusaka's kuomboka township to death for aggravated robbery. This was after 70 year old Simon Nyirenda and his accomplice John...

Govt invites private sector for ICTs

By Michael Malakata , IDG News Service , 06/06/2008 The Zambian government has invited the private sector, including ISPs (Internet service providers), civil societies and mobile telecommunication companies, to help the government provide ICT services in rural areas. The Zambian...

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FAZ Finally Confirm Divorce With Asanovic

It is official; Aljosa Asanovic and FAZ have parted ways in one of the briefest Chipolopolo reigns by a...