Daily Archives: Nov 21, 2011

HIV free Zambia possible

American Ambassador to Zambia, Mark Stollera says it is possible for Zambia to have an HIV free generation because of new scientific discoveries. He has praised Zambia for building a strong anti-retroviral treatment programme. He says it is important that … read more »

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By Daimone Siulapwa THE whole struggle for independence was about land. Today land has become a big issue so much that the government needs to re-look at the policies that govern land acquisition and disposal. We need to take stock … read more »

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George Mpombo appointed High Commissioner to Nigeria

Former Zambian Defence George Mpombo has been appointed High Commissioner to Nigeria by President Michael Sata of Zambia. In readiness to take up his new appointment, he has concluded the prerequisite diplomatic training course at the National Institute of Public … read more »

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RB investigation over K3.5 billion villas

Security wings have opened a docket and started investigating former President Rupiah Banda regarding the K3.5 billion (US$700,000) he could have spent on a duplex of luxury up-market villas located on Leopards Hill Road barely 90 days after he became … read more »

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Iris Kaingu’s friends come to her defence over video

Friends of Michael Kaingu’s porn star daughter Iris have defended her saying she had been wrongly depicted as a monster. Her ZCAS friends who did not want their identities disclosed, said Iris was a girl who had just made a … read more »

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No law provision to table ZAMTEL report

Minister of Foreign Affairs Chishimba Kambwili says there is no provision in the law, which states that the findings of the Commission of Inquiry should be tabled before Parliament. Mr. Kambwili explained that the Inquiries Act clearly states that when … read more »

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Public media to be truly liberated, Minister

Information, Broadcasting and Tourism Minister Given Lubinda says government is in the process of ensuring that the public media is truly liberated. Mr. Lubinda however, says he is aware that some people in the public media have already gone to … read more »

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MMD Concerned With Corruption in the Chongwe-By Election

Embattled MMD spokesperson Dora Siliya is surprised that the Patriotic Front (PF) Government is after her party‚Äôs campaign materials when the ruling party is busy disturbing Chitenge materials in Chongwe Constituency. Ms. Siliya questioned whether the distribution of chitenge materials … read more »

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Ex-FODEP Boss Calls for Consensus Over Constitution Team

Former Foundation for Democratic Process-FODEP-President, Stanley Mhango has warned that the lack of consensus in the composition of the committee of experts appointed to draft the new constitution is a source of conflict. He notes that lack of consensus in … read more »

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