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Zambia is working on an electric car policy~

Written by Paul Shalala Zambia has begun work on a policy that will steer the nation towards electric vehicle adoption. Zambia’s Acting Environmental Management Agency – ZEMA – Director General MAXWELL NKOYA says the GEF has provided $2 million for the pilot project. Mr NKOYA says many countries have already prepared their road maps towards […]

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FRA exonerates all farmers who handed over crops to the agency ~

Written by Brian Mually The Food Reserve Agency – FRA – released all farmers who turned in crops to the agency. This comes after the issuance of K139 million which was the remaining balance. FRA Public Relations Coordinator JOHN CHIPANDWE says this makes the total amount paid to all farmers for crops delivered as at […]

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50 provinces will need humanitarian aid ~

By Beatrice Mvula Fifty districts in Zambia will need humanitarian assistance after experiencing floods and droughts. The Disaster Management and Mitigation Unit – DMMU – National Coordinator GABRIEL POLLEN says the 50 districts were identified after a vulnerability and needs assessment survey was conducted in 91 districts in June. says d. Pauline said 12 of […]

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Zambian breweries warn unscrupulous traders ~

Written by Brian Mually Zambian breweries have called for a crackdown on unscrupulous traders who manipulate supplies and prices of pure beer in the market. Since then, the Zambian breweries country director Michelle Kilbene has urged the public to report any cases of price or supply gouging to the Zambian Competition and Consumer Protection Commission […]

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Kanye West announces the 2024 presidential candidacy ~

(BBC) Rapper Kanye West has said he plans to run for President of the United States in 2024, despite facing numerous scandals over his recent behavior. The star, who has legally changed his name to Ye, posted a video of his campaign slogan to social media, along with the caption Ye 24. He also allegedly […]

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Ministry of Health terminates contract for Covid-19 Hospitals ~

By Arnold Tutu The Ministry of Health has finalized the contract for the construction and equipment of seven 150-bed Covid-19 hospitals in Zambia by TFM Holdings Limited. Permanent Secretary for Technical Services at the Ministry of Health Lakson Kasonka says the termination is in line with the general terms of the contract stating that it […]

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Times of Zambia | Man arrested for killing and dismembering her mother

Written by Judith Namotoi –The Zambezi River Authority (ZRA) said the feasibility study for the Batoka Hydroelectric Power Plant has been reviewed.ZRA CEO Munyaradze Menodov said in an interview yesterday that the review of the experimental structure, power house and power production of the project has been completed.Mandofa said that the authority is currently awaiting […]

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PRESIDENT HICHILEMA CALLS FOR REVIEW OF EDUCATION CURRICULUM ~

Posted by Masauso Mkwaya President Hakinde Hichilima has called for a review of educational curricula to respond to youth needs and global trends. President HICHILEMA says that educational institutions should not subject learners to the same subjects and educational objectives that have remained the same for many years. The head of state said this in […]

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New ECZ appoints UPND cadres – Daily Nation

by NATION REPORTER Laura Mitty and other stakeholders, including governance activists and academics, protested the appointment of Mwangala Zaloumis and McDonald Chibenzi as Chair and Commissioner of the Election Commission of Zambia (ECZ) respectively due to their close association with the ruling UPND party. Former Transport and Communications Minister Brian Mushimba warned that UPND risked […]

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Times of Zambia | Kitwe man kills himself after wasting FISP money

Written by Judith Namotoi –The Zambezi River Authority (ZRA) said the feasibility study for the Batoka Hydroelectric Power Plant has been reviewed.ZRA CEO Munyaradze Menodov said in an interview yesterday that the review of the experimental structure, power house and power production of the project has been completed.Mandofa said that the authority is currently awaiting […]

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Urge professional quantity surveyors to advise the government

A local contractor has urged professional bodies such as the Zambia Institute of Quantity Surveyors to be proactive in advising the government on issues affecting Zambia’s construction industry. Chanda Katutubwe, chairman and founder of Tomorrow Investments Ltd, says professional bodies such as the Zambia Institute of Quantity Surveyors should be proactive in advising the government […]

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PF MP supports HH the Emir for 2026

Written by Namo Phiri and Gideon Nindwa President Hakainde Hichilema is set to rule Zambia for 10 years because of his determination to bring development to every party in the country and improve the lives of all Zambians regardless of whether they voted for him or not, Mafnga National Front (PF) MP Robert Chabinga has […]

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Times of Zambia | ZICTA to deactivate sim cards with missing live face photos

Written by Judith Namotoi –The Zambezi River Authority (ZRA) said the feasibility study for the Batoka Hydroelectric Power Plant has been reviewed.ZRA CEO Munyaradze Menodov said in an interview yesterday that the review of the experimental structure, power house and power production of the project has been completed.Mandofa said that the authority is currently awaiting […]

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