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Govt to priotise Diasporans on dual citizenship

MINISTER of Home Affairs Stephen Kampyongo says Government will prioritise applications of Zambians who want to restore their lost Zambian citizenship but are in the diaspora. Mr Kampyongo said priority will be given to Zambians who renounced their citizenship in … read more »

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Now Doctors Ok universal HIV testing

The Zambia Medical Association has supported Government’s move to introduce routine universal HIV Testing, Counseling and Treatment (HTCT) policy. ZMA President Dr.Chansa Abidan said in a statement that credible research showed that it is possible to end HIV within a … read more »

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Kambwili is welcome to UPND-GBM

UPND Vice President Geoffrey Mwamba has rubbished reports that Roan MP Chishimba Kambwili is poised to take over the position of Vice President in the party. Mr Mwamba said the issue of Mr Kambwili joining the UPND is neither here … read more »

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Close to 5,000 Mopani miners to lose jobs

Mopani Mines has announced that it will have to close several areas of its operations which may affect a total of 4,700 direct employees if power supply restrictions continue. In a statement, Mopani says it has become necessary to curtail … read more »

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Ex-Chipata Mayor Jealous Phiri commits suicide

Former Chipata Mayor Jealous Phiri has committed suicide. Eastern Province Police Chief Alex Chilufya confirmed the death of Mr. Phiri 66 in a statement. Mr. Chilufya said Mr. Phiri ended his life after taking Doom pesticide. He said the Former … read more »

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William Banda and others in court tomorrow

Veteran politician William Banda and nine other UPND members are expected to appear in court tomorrow for trial. Banda, UPND National Youth Spokesperson Gilbert Liswaniso, Hakainde Hichilema’s press Secretary Brian Mwiinga and others stand charged of obstruction of police officers … read more »

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HIV Testing not mandatory-Dr Chilufya

Government appears to have backed down on its decision to introduce mandatory testing for HIV in Zambia. Health Minister Chitalu Chilufya clarified that what Government will be implementing is routine testing for HIV as part of diagnostic screening to be … read more »

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Maimane snubbed President Lungu after consulting with HH-Amos Chanda

PRESIDENTIAL Spokesperson Amos Chanda has said that President Lungu was ready to meet the two South African opposition leaders after he was informed of there planned picket at his hotel. In an interview, Presidential Spokesperson Amos Chanda said it was … read more »

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Green Party wants Electronic Voting to be in place

The Green Party plans to use the proposed process of multi-stakeholder dialogue, facilitated through the office of the Commonwealth Secretary General, to advocate for constitutional court reforms, holding of the referendum to enhance the Bill of Rights, and ensuring an … read more »

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