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UPND lying-Katanga

THE United Party for National Development (UPND) is  peddling lies that its procession on Friday was blocked, Lusaka Province police commissioner Charity Katanga has charged. Ms Katanga said in an interview that when UPND notified police about their president Hakainde Hichilema’s tour, her office gave a go-head but was surprised that the opposition party was […]

Kapita speaks out

  THOSE who think the UPND will form Government next year are over ambitious as they are heading for a clear shock of their lives, former UPND vice-president for administration Richard Kapita has said. In an interview, Mr. Kapita said UPND had a lot of work to do if it was to remain relevant to […]

Don’t strip women

The practice of stripping women naked by call boys at Kulima Tower bus station in Lusaka has been described as barbaric and uncivil. Women for Change executive director Lumba Siyanga said her organisation was appalled by the action of call boys who stripped naked, tortured and beat up a young female for purportedly wearing what […]

Constitutional Polemics

25 May 2015

  THERE is absolutely no need for acrimony in the constitution-making process. In a democracy, there is room for all. Differences of opinion over such a substantive matter must be understood as the working of the democratic enterprise. There is actually a name to it, it is called the deliberative or discursive character of democracy. […]

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Mlife launches new product for the poor

25 May 2015

  A NEW micro insurance product called Tilitonse Mobile Family Insurance Plan to cater for the low income has been launched by Madison Life Insurance Company Zambia Ltd (Mlife) Mlife managing director Agness Chakonta said her company recognized and appreciated the challenges associated with underwriting micro insurance business in all facets to make insurance business […]

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PF challenges HH over Nchito

25 May 2015

  THE Patriotic Front (PF) has challenged Chilufya Tayali, the Zambian Voice executive director, to provide tangible evidence that former Chief Justice Annel Silungwe had allegedly confided in him that he had asked President Edgar Lungu to consider paying him his retirement benefits. PF media and publicity vice chairperson Sunday Chanda said it was unacceptable […]

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Lungu extols freedom fighters

25 May 2015

  ZAMBIA has been spared from the curse of being torn apart on tribal or ethnic lines, racial, regional, religious and ideological lines largely because of the One Zambia, One Nation motto the country has espoused from independence, President Edgar Lungu has said. And President Lungu has said Zambia is on a journey of redefining […]

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Mwanajiti roasts civil society

25 May 2015

  THE civil society and other stakeholders should not mislead Zambians into believing that the Constitution will be enacted by Parliament after adopting it through the referendum, says human rights activist Ngande Mwanajiti. Mr Mwanajiti said whatever would be adopted through the referendum would be subjected to Parliament. “Therefore, the civil society and other stakeholders […]

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Kapita upsets UPND

25 May 2015

  RICHARD Kapita should stop justifying his decision to defect to the Patriotic Front (PF) by making baseless statements that UPND will never form government, UPND spokesperson Charles Kakoma has said. Mr Kakoma said instead of Mr Kapita denouncing UPND, he should concentrate on selling the Patriotic Front (PF) ideas He was reacting to Mr. […]

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Diversifying agriculture

24 May 2015

  IF we truly put our minds to it Zambia could become the bread basket of the region, if not the continent. Out of the 75million hectares of land, 43million has potential for agriculture production and yet we are using about 6million or just under 14 percent for the purpose. Our national irrigation potential stands […]

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Kitwe UPND official harasses Daily Nation reporter

24 May 2015

  OPPOSITION UPND Kitwe District Vice-Chairman Ronald Manenga on Thursday harassed and showered unpalatable words on Daily Nation reporter Rogers Kalero for authoring a story that the UPND Nkana constituency officials had defected to the Forum for Democracy and Development (FDD). Mr Manenga told the Daily Nation reporter that he was stupid, foolish and unprofessional […]

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Labour inspectors ineffective-ZCTU

24 May 2015

  MINISTRY OF Labour and Social Security should improve its monitoring system to ensure that employers comply with the existing legislation governing industrial relations, ZCTU Deputy Secretary General Elaston Njovu has said. And ZCTU has requested Government to ensure labour laws and employment policy reviews are harmonised in line with all existing policies and pieces […]

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State, Chiefs partnership vital in deforestation fight

24 May 2015

  THERE is need for both Government and  traditional leaders to partner in the fight against deforestation, says Chief Mutondo’s spokesperson Gilbert Kalambwe. He said the fight against deforestation and charcoal burning could be won if traditional leaders who lived with their subjects came on board to end the vice. Mr Kalambwe said there should […]

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