Daily Archives: Mar 21, 2012

President Sata tells Zambians abroad to return home

President Michael Sata has called on Zambians living in Botswana to return home and help develop the country. President Sata said that if Zambians do not return to work and develop the country, other foreign nationals will be employed to … read more »

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Hunt for Successor 14: Youth Day 2021 By Field Ruwe

MARCH 12, 2021.8 A.M: Words on the calm banner ring out bright and sharp “They said we couldn’t do it,” their cadence meld into lines of optimism. In the speckled light of the Zambia Expo Convention Centeryoung locally-bred Einsteins are … read more »

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Zambia admires Botswana

President Micheal Sata says Zambia admires the development that Botswana has recorded over the years owing to its sound economic policies. Mr. Sata says there was need for the two countries to learn from each other’s experiences to enhance development. … read more »

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State may compensate Lap GreenN

ATTORNEY-General, Mumba Malila, says Government needs to recover losses incurred in respect of Zamtel before compensating Libyan firm, Lap GreenN Networks. Lap GreenN had acquired 75 per cent shares in Zamtel in July 2010 to the tune of US$275 million, … read more »

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Govt rules out compensation for impregnated girls

Home affair minister Kennedy Sakeni says government will not compensate families of the girls impregnated by police officers in Mongu because it did not ask the officers to get promiscuous. Mr. Sakeni says it is pointless to call on government … read more »

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Opposition leader wants govt to stop RB from traveling

National Revolution Party (NRP) president Cosmo Mumba has demanded that government stops former President Rupiah Banda from traveling to the United States before he answers to corruption allegations leveled against him. Dr. Mumba has told Qfm that Mr. Banda should … read more »

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HH wants 50% plus 1 in new constitution

United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema has suggested that the country considers having the 50% plus 1 clause in the new constitution that will not demand for an election re-run. Mr. Hichilema has said instead the 50% … read more »

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Lightning kills Boy, family fights over food

By Zumani Katasefa An identified boy aged between 12 and 15 has died in copperbelt province of Zambia after lightening struck him on Sunday. Mufulira mayor Yoram Zulu confirmed the incident and explained that the boy was struck while he … read more »

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Zambia Stock Market Commentary – Week Ending March 16, 2012

The LuSE ALSI dropped 0.7% w/w to 3,900.30 pushing the YTD loss to 6.5%. The ZMK also lost ground, closing 0.2% lower at ZMK 5,278.00 to the USD. Turnover at ZMK 950.8m was significantly below the average turnover of ZMK … read more »

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