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TAYALI charged and released ~

By Hanok Kasama Economic Justice Party – EEP – President Sylvia Tayali has been released after being charged with two counts. Mr. Tayali was charged with sedition and harassment. Police spokesman Ray Hamunga said Mr Tayali is expected to appear in court soon. This came in a statement issued to ZNBC News in Lusaka. Views […]

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Chilovia Tayali Subjected to Incitement and Harassment, Released on Conditional Bond – Moibantu

Police in Lusaka recovered a variety of items ranging from laptops, mobile phones, televisions and vehicles. The recoveries were made after investigations by the police and so far 15 suspects have been arrested. Zambia police spokesman Ray Hamunga said that of the 15 suspects arrested, 12 specialized in breaking down buildings by cutting through rooftops. […]

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Cabinet to discuss the high cost of domestic raw materials for manufacturers ~

Posted by Masauso Mkwaya HAKAINDE HICHILEMA President said it is unacceptable that some domestic manufacturers who promote value addition struggle to access raw materials such as copper due to some conditions set by foreign entities. President HICHILEMA also questioned why local companies like ZAMEFA are making purchases of copper at an international price when the […]

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VEEP SLAMS TRIBAL TALK – Daily Nation

by NATION REPORTER Vice President Mutali Nalumango told Parliament yesterday that the new Dawn administration under President Hakainde Hichilema has worked hard to unify the country and bring harmony to the country that was divided along the lines of tribalism and nepotism. Ms Nalumango said assertions that the UPND administration was promoting tribalism and nepotism […]

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The government reassures farmers on FISP ~

By Chanesa Tembo The Minister of Agriculture, Ruben MTOLO assured the farmers that the government will complete the distribution of agricultural inputs by November 30, 2022. So far, Mr MTOLO says, the government has distributed about 57 percent of the fertilizer to all 10 provinces in the country. He adds that 23 percent of the […]

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Chilovia Tayali Subjected to Incitement and Harassment, Released on Conditional Bond – Moibantu

Police in Lusaka recovered a variety of items ranging from laptops, mobile phones, televisions and vehicles. The recoveries were made after investigations by the police and so far 15 suspects have been arrested. Zambia police spokesman Ray Hamunga said that of the 15 suspects arrested, 12 specialized in breaking down buildings by cutting through rooftops. […]

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Social Security needs strong audit controls

By Mercy Ngoma The Minister of Labor and Social Security, Brenda Tambatampa, said that strong oversight of internal audit and risk management is necessary to mitigate errors and fraud in Social Security. This came in a speech delivered on her behalf by Permanent Secretary of the Ministry of Labor Zakaria Luhanga in Livingston yesterday evening […]

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Investors pledge to partner with Zambian miners ~

Mines and Minerals Development Minister Paul Kapusoy said a team of foreign investors had pledged to partner with local artisanal miners in providing equipment and financing. Mr Kapusui says the team he met in Dubai plan to visit Zambia next month and finalize the deal. The minister says this was part of various meetings with […]

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The government launches the K3M for the Lundazi-Chama road

Written by Christopher Mitty The government released 3 million kwacha out of the 12 million kwacha allocated for local improvement works of the Lundazi-Chama road. Permanent Secretary to the Ministry of Housing and Infrastructure DANNY MFUNE says the government is working on the road using inland facilities through the Roads Development Agency – RDA. Mr. […]

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CHAMA MP calls for snack foods~

Posted by Masauso Mkwaya South Chama MP Davison Mongando has called on the government to deliver relief items to his constituency as more than three hundred families do not have food. In an interview with ZNBC News in Lusaka, Mr MUNG’ANDU attributed the looming hunger situation in his constituency to human-animal conflicts. He said wild […]

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Rugby players cry out for perks – Daily Nation

Written by Michael MiopaZambia’s rugby union has been accused of squandering allowances for female rugby players who represented the country in the 2022 Women’s Rugby World Cup qualifier in Uganda last month.According to some sources close to the team, the ZRU promised the players K1,500 for the two weeks they spent in the camp while […]

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The police recover stolen items, including a gun – Moibantu

A judge heard that the famous Dr. Tasila Tembo had an altercation with her lover Nigel Mwapa over allegations that she was cheating on him only with a priest named Jimmy. Mwapa, a Zambian army lieutenant accused of killing the famous Dr. Tembo, recounted that his lover died after he jumped from a moving car […]

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Partial pension access is good for liquidity – MULENGA~

Written by Brian Mually Trade Minister Chebuka Mulenga said partial access to pension funds would help increase liquidity in the economy and stimulate investments. Mr Mulenga says the move will see banks get enough liquidity for citizens to borrow. Mr MULENGA, who appeared on ZNBC’s Sunday special interview program last night, noted that partial withdrawal […]

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