Daily Archives: Apr 1, 2017

Condom distribution in schools condemned

THE Basic Education Teachers of Zambia (BETUZ) and some concerned parents have roundly condemned the planned distribution of condoms in secondary schools. BETUZ spokesperson Kakunta Kabika said the planned distribution of condoms in schools by a named civil society will … read more »

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Jimmy Cliff-She is a woman

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Photos from the colonial archives

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SA to construct Hydro-power plant

A SOUTH AFRICAN firm is in discussions with Zambian authorities to construct us$1.2bn hydro-power plant on Luangwa River in Eastern Province. A delegation from MDH South Africa (Pty) Limited is in Zambia to marshal support from relevant government departments and … read more »

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Quote of the day

      The harder I work, the luckier I get. – Samuel Goldwyn

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President Lungu commissions the Zambian Breweries’ US$33 million malting plant

President Edgar Lungu has officially commissioned the Zambian Breweries’ US$33 million state-of-the-art malting plant in the Lusaka South Multi Facility Economic Zone (LS-MFEZ). “This new facility, which is the first of its kind in Zambia, will enable locally grown barley … read more »

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MOD targets 108, 002 males for circumcision

THE Ministry of Health (MOH) has targeted108, 002 males for voluntary circumcision in all provinces. MOH spokesperson Kennedy Malama said 1st April 2017 to 12th May 2017 has been set aside as the period for voluntary medical male circumcision. Dr … read more »

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Customary land administration Bill on card

ZAMBIA Land Alliance (ZLA) has called for the finalisation of Customary Land Administration Bill to help limit powers of traditional leaders in giving out land. Recently the country has witnessed an increase in foreigners gaining access to traditional land at … read more »

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Traditional ceremonies unite citizens

MINSTRY of Tourism and Arts, Cultural Director Victor Makashi has said traditional ceremonies should be used as avenues to promoting unity in diversity in the country. Speaking ahead of the Kuomboka Ceremony scheduled for April 8, Mr Makashi said traditional … read more »

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