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Leader MUNKONGE ~ died

Chief MUNKONGE of the Pemba people died in the Kasama region. A spokesman for the Royal Pemba Foundation, James Mulenga, announced the death of the president, whose name is Aksun Musenga. Mr. MULENGA told ZANIS in a phone interview that the traditional chief passed away last night in Nakondi district after a short illness. It […]

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Budweiser rallies around influencers around the world for the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022, with Slab D as Zambian star to front the global campaign – Mwebantu

The University of Zambia (UNZA) is ranked the 6th best university in Africa out of 156 universities in 20 countries in the Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings. Meanwhile, globally, UNZA is ranked 501-600 out of 1,799 participating universities. Announcing the development, UNZA Vice President Professor Boniface Namangala, the 2023 Times Higher Education (THE) […]

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Nine police officers were seriously injured by villagers in ~Katete District

By Brian Mually Nine police officers were seriously injured after being attacked by a mob in Kamwaza village, Katete district, Eastern Province. Deputy Police Public Relations Officer Danny Mwal says the nine police officers have been admitted to St Francis Mission Hospital in Katete District, but seven have been discharged while two remain hospitalized. Mr. […]

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We will continue to follow the graft – HH – Daily Nation

By Jackson Mabaye President Hakainde Hichilima said that government oversight institutions will continue to prosecute all corruption cases regardless of who was involved. The president says this aims to recover public resources that have been misappropriated in awarding contracts and other procurement. Speaking when he inspected the stalled works at the construction site of a […]

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President Hichilema advises the youth ~

By Ruth Chinada President Hakinde Hichilima urged youth to use technology positively to gain and share knowledge. President Hichilema says it is unfortunate that young people are using technology to do things that do not build their lives and improve their well-being. He says it is the government’s duty to provide technology, but it is […]

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The world’s tallest president is looking forward to re-election

(BBC) The world’s longest-serving president is seeking re-election to continue his 43-year rule in Equatorial Guinea. President Teodoro Obiang Nguema Mbasogo, 80, has presided over a regime marked by alleged human rights abuses including torture and disappearances. Some opposition candidates are running, but are not expected to win. The president has a firm grip on […]

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Zambia wins over Senegal ~

By Effie Mbandi Zambia beats Senegal in its first-ever antimicrobial resistance debate. The Zambian team, made up of students from Copperbelt University, Apex, Kreso and Unilos, scored 8.3 out of 10 points while Senegal got 8.1. Both teams put forward insightful and thought-provoking arguments. The discussion took place in Dakar, Senegal, where World Antimicrobial Resistance […]

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Mundubile fumes over speaker allowance remarks – Daily Nation

by NATION REPORTER We are voted for by the people we represent and our behavior is not controlled by the allowance that comes with our presence in Parliament,” said Opposition Leader and Mporokoso PF Member of Parliament, Brian Mondobil. Mr Mondoubil, as MPs, said they were upset by the speaker’s remarks that all the MPs […]

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Government to create conditions that promote the welfare of children ~

By Ruth Chinada President Hakande Shishima said that governmental and non-governmental partners must continue to work together to create conditions that enhance the well-being of children in the country and the region. President HICHILEMA says children’s rights should always be discussed in the routine agenda so that the environment in which they work can continue […]

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A 12-year-old boy loses his leg after being bitten by a snake~

By Moshota Mpondo Choloti, a 12-year-old boy in Kalabo District, Western Province, had his right leg amputated after he was bitten by a viper while grazing animals. Nalechwa Nalechwa’s parents first took him to a traditional healer and after two weeks his leg started to rot. The victim’s uncle, Martin Muleli, says Nalechwa was under […]

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The ZCCB bemoans drug shortages, input delivery delays, and ethical delays

The Zambia Conference of Catholic Bishops (ZCCB) deplored the lack of medicine in health facilities, the country’s high levels of poverty, moral decay, levels of unemployment, and lack of convictions in corruption cases, among others. ZCCB urged the government to urgently provide the required inputs for the 2022/23 agricultural season. In a statement, Friday, ZCCB […]

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A Ndola man divorces his wife for sleeping outside the marital home, after she attended a party in the kitchen

A Ndola man divorced his wife of almost two years for a night out when she attended a kitchen party. It is believed that Charles Capwe’s wife, Fredah Mumby, decided to spend the night out after he asked her not to attend a kitchen party. In this case, […] #Ndola #man #divorces #wife #sleeping #marital […]

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Nine police officers were taken to hospital after a mob attack in the Eastern Province

Nine police officers were attacked and seriously injured in Katete by an angry mob after a murder suspect was released due to insufficient evidence. It is believed that on November 14 this year, the mob arrested two suspects and handed them over to the police, but the two suspects were later released due to their […]

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