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Ndola City Council successfully quenches fire at a Global Industries using new fire engines

A plant belonging to Global Industries Limited, a cooking oil manufacturing firm in Ndola on Nakambala Road on Thursday night caught fire. The fire which started on the top floor around 21:00 Hours was quenched in time by fire fighters … read more »

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UPND postpones Kanyama Rally

Theopposition UPND has announced the postponement of Sunday’s planned public rally in Kanyama due to the outbreak of Cholera in Lusaka. UPND Lusaka Provincial Chairman Dr. Bob Sakahilu said the decision was arrived at after consultations with the Commissioner of … read more »

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Any increase of bus fares now will be illegal despite fuel increase

Capital Buses Managing Director Ishmael kankara says there will be no new fare chart for buses operating despite the current fuel increment in Zambia. Speaking via telephone interview with Pan African Radio Reporter Irene Ntoka, Kankara says the old bus … read more »

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Four former first ladies light up fashion show for free sanitary pads

Four former first ladies on Saturday participated in a fashion show to raise funds for distribution of free sanitary pads to rural and vulnerable school girls. The show held at the Taj Pamodzi Hotel featured Mrs. Vera Tembo Chiluba, Dr. … read more »

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Nevers Mumba MMD faction meets and affirms that there is only one MMD led by him

The Nevers Mumba Movement for Multi-party Democracry (MMD) has said that that there is only one MMD led by Dr Nevers Sekwila Mumba. In a statement released to the media today and signed by the factions’s National Secretary, Ms Elizabeth … read more »

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UPND still studying the 2018 budget

The United Party for National Development (UPND) says it is still studying the 2018 national budget. UPND Mazabuka Central Member of Parliament Gary Nkombo tells Q News that his party is still studying the budget and will give its reaction … read more »

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KCM directed to stop the transfer of 1,000 employees to its contractors

Government has directed Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) to stop the transfer of 1,000 employees to its contractors until negotiations with the unions are concluded. Speaking during a joint media briefing Chief Government Spokesperson Kampamba Mulenga says government will only will … read more »

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Bring RTSA records to prove I got 3 cars from Grandview, Kampyongo challenges Kambwili

Home affairs minister Stephen Kampyongo says Chishimba Kambwili is trying to cleanse himself by throwing mud at other people. Last week, Kambwili, who is a former information minister, charged that Kampyongo got three vehicles as a reward for signing the … read more »

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DEC arrests 42 year old accountant for money laundering

The Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC ) through its Anti-Money Laundering Investigations Unit in Lusaka has arrested an Accountant for money laundering activities involving K30, 000.00. And the Commission in Lusaka has arrested a Congolese National of Chawama Compound for trafficking … read more »

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