Daily Archives: Mar 17, 2013

How to improve diaspora engagement

By Dovelyn Rannveig Agunias Policymakers in the Asia-Pacific region increasingly recognise the value that diaspora populations bring to development efforts at home. Some governments in the region have taken an extra step in institutionalising their engagement with the diaspora by … read more »

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‘President Michael Sata is not ill’

Chief Government spokesperson Kennedy Sakeni has refuted assertions that President Michael Sata has fallen ill. Mr. Sakeni who is also Information and Broadcasting Minister said that the fact that the president has delegated the Vice President Guy Scott to officiate … read more »

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NAREP statement on resignations

PRESS STATEMENT: THE RESIGNATION OF THE NAREP NATIONAL SECRETARY AND TWO OTHERS It is with great disappointment that we learn of the resignation of our National Secretary Mr. Mike Muyawala, Our Media Liaison Mr. Chilufya Luchembe and our chairman for … read more »

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Masebo says she will resign if the UNWTO is a flop

Tourism and Arts minister Sylvia Masebo says she will resign if the UNWTO general assembly slated for August this year turns into a flop. Mrs. Masebo was speaking this morning at Zambezi Sun Hotel during meeting held for the Local … read more »

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Former president Rupiah Banda summoned for questioning on suspected corrupt activities

THE Government Joint Investigative Team (GJIT) has summoned former president Rupiah Banda for questioning on suspected corrupt activities allegedly committed when he was head of State. This follows Friday’s decision by Parliament to remove his immunity from prosecution. GJIT spokesperson … read more »

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PROFLIGHT Zambia hosts high flying women

Local schedule airline recognises the role of women in business   Dynamic women from all walks of life joined Zambia’s scheduled airline, Proflight Zambia, on Saturday (March 16) to celebrate the lives of extraordinary women in the travel industry and … read more »

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Gemfields and Mila Kunis Celebrate 2013 Global Launch

Jewellery collection features Zambian emeralds and amethysts   Gemfields, the world’s leading coloured gemstone producer, is thrilled to unveil a truly one-of-a-kind set of fine jewellery collaborations with 36 leading international designers. The jewellery features Zambian emeralds from the Kagem … read more »

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