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Lungu Launches 7th National Development Plan

President Edgar Lungu has launched the 7th National Development Plan running from 2017 to 2021, with a pledge to build a resilient and diversified economy. Speaking in Lusaka today, President Lungu said that the plan indicates government’s commitment to planning, … read more »

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Where Did We Come from or Does God Exist?; Astrophysics for people in a Hurry.

by Mwizenge S. Tembo, Ph. D Professor of Sociology Neil deGrasse Tyson,, Astrophysics for people in a Hurry, New York: W. W. Norton and Company, 2017, 222 pp, Hardcover, K174.35 ($18.95). Introduction When I was a child living at Chipewa … read more »

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Zambia has to learn from Rwanda–Lungu

President Edgar Lungu says Zambia yearns to learn from the achievements Rwanda has made through enhanced economic cooperation adding that there is room for the two countries to further bilateral ties for the mutual benefit of the citizenry. President Lungu … read more »

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Zambia has not slid into dictatorship-RB

Former President Rupiah Bwezani Banda has refuted claims that the country is sliding into dictatorship. Mr. Banda noted that the country is still enjoying a democratic governance and applauded late President Frederick Chiluba for the introduction of democracy. He instead … read more »

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UK-BASED ZAMBIANS REMIT €7m

ZAMBIA receives £7million every year from diaspora Zambians in the United Kingdom (UK) in remittance, a new research published at the Global Remittance Conference in New York yesterday has disclosed. And the research has also reviewed that sending money to … read more »

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The Soul of Kinship

by Mwizenge S. Tembo, Ph. D. Professor of Sociology Introduction The soul of kinship has been the strongest pillar of my entire life since I lived in the village at Chipewa in the late 1950s. This village is located among … read more »

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Saturday is not a visiting day -Chato

Zambia Correction Service Commissioner General Percy Chato has said that United Party for National Development (UPND)leader, Hakainde Hichilema is allowed to meet visitors at any given time on visiting days. Mr Chato explained that UPND officials were not allowed to … read more »

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Serial defiler defiles grand-daughter

A 52-year-old serial defiler is on the run in Isoka District after defiling his 14-year-old granddaughter for the second time. Muchinga Commissioner of Police Godwin Phiri disclosed in a statement that the teenager was defiled on Friday when she went … read more »

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GBM attends HH’s court hearing

UPND Vice President Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba this morning made an unexpected appearance at the Lusaka Magistrate Court Complex to attend the court hearing of UPND President Hakainde Hichilema. Mr Mwamba arrived in the company of his wife Chama and Major … read more »

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