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Dialogue key – Lungu

PRESIDENT Lungu says Zambia is a nation that has never known war for 50 years because Zambians treasure dialogue. The President said Zambia is still celebrating 50 years of independence and peace because citizens love peace and dialogue. The head … read more »

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Arsonist to hang

NDOLA High Court judge-in-charge Jane Kabuka has sentenced a 38-year-old peasant of Samfya to death for setting a house on fire and burning to death five members of one family. The incident happened after the now convict, Mweni Kope, of … read more »

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PF sues ECZ over Kasama by-election

THE Patriotic Front (PF) has dragged the Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) to court demanding that the electoral body announces the date for the Kasama Central parliamentary by-election after Speaker of the National Assembly Patrick Matibini declared the seat vacant. … read more »

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Mealie-meal prices to go up – MAZ

THE Millers Association of Zambia (MAZ) says prices of mealie meal will go up by K10 to K15 due to high operational costs and at the same time has called on Government to ban the export of maize to neighbouring … read more »

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Don’t prey on your flock, clergy urged

CHIEF Justice Irene Mambilima has urged the clergy in Zambia to desist from preying on their members and remain focused in their ministry so that the Word of God is spread for the benefit of the country. Mrs Justice Mambilima … read more »

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Economy on track – President Lungu

PRESIDENT Lungu has said Government has put everything in place to salvage the economy and his call on the nation to prayand fast should not be politicised and misconstrued as failure on his part. Mr Lungu said the Kwacha has … read more »

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FDD wrangles over presidential candidature

FORUM for Democracy and Development (FDD) Copperbelt coordinator Shingebuka Shamenda is displeased that party president Edith Nawakwi could contest the 2016 presidential election without formal endorsement by party members. In a statement, Mr Shamenda claims that Ms Nawakwi has dissolved … read more »

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Wife sues hubby over maize

A KABWE man who has been sued by his wife for allegedly stealing 1,000 bags of mealie meal has pleaded not guilty stating that he got involved in his spouse’s business because she was a foreign national who is not … read more »

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Virginia teacher who used ‘N-word’ allowed back in classroom

A white, Newport News, Va., history teacher – who was placed on a week-long paid leave for mentioning the ‘N-word’ in the context of a history lesson – has been reinstated and will be back in school Tuesday. Last week, … read more »

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