Daily Archives: Feb 11, 2017

Hundreds of immigrants nabbed in the U.S.

(Reuters) – U.S. federal immigration agents arrested hundreds of undocumented immigrants in at least four states this week in what officials on Friday called routine enforcement actions. Reports of immigration sweeps this week sparked concern among immigration advocates and families, … read more »

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Quote of the day

    ‘Once you replace negative thoughts with positive ones, you’ll start having positive results. -Willie Nelson

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Kanyama to be upgraded

THE Ministry of Local Government has engaged a number of cooperating partners for a two-year pilot project to upgrade Kanyama Township at a cost of K5million. Among the cooperating partners that the ministry has engaged in the slum upgrading project … read more »

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Collapsed houses not our baby-MCA

THE Millennium Challenge Account (MCA) says that the ongoing works on the drainage system in Mazyopa was not the cause of the disaster in which several houses in the area collapsed due to floods MCA outreach and communications manager John … read more »

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Hands off judiciary -YALI

Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) has condemned opposition political parties for continued attacks on Judges handling political cases. YALI governance adviser Isaac Mwanza said it was disheartening for political parties to maliciously condemn the Judiciary whenever it passes judgment against … read more »

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Cholera outbreak under check

LUSAKA District Commissioner Davison Mulenga says government has put up stringent measures to handle any possible cholera outbreak in the city. Mr Mulenga said although there has been no cholera cases recorded this year as compared to last year when … read more »

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UN chief: Tanzanian to lead Hammarskjold air crash review

UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has appointed Tanzania’s former chief justice to review potential new information, including from South Africa, on the mysterious 1961 plane crash that killed U.N. Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjold. U.N. deputy spokesman Farhan Haq said … read more »

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