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Hichilema charges the PF has no regard for the rule of law

Opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) leader Hakainde Hichilema says the summoning of former republican president Rupiah Banda for questioning only proves that the ruling Patriotic Front has no regard for the rule of law. Mr. Hichilema says it … read more »

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MMD suspends Masebo

By CHARLES CHISALA and MARGARET SAMULELA THE MMD has suspended Chongwe member of Parliament Sylvia Masebo with immediate effect and instituted investigations into allegations that she has been working against the party. And Former Patriotic Front secretary general Edward Mumbi … read more »

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400 villagers relocated to pave way for investor

By Zumani Katasefa About 400 villagers in Masaiti district have threatened to take to streets following government’s decision to relocate them from their ancestral land to pave way for the setting up of the lime firm in the area. One … read more »

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IMF ranking of Zambia cheers RB

By ANGELA CHISHIMBA PRESIDENT Banda says he is happy with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) ‘s announcement that Zambia has been rated among the top four high-performing African countries. President Banda’s special assistant for press and public relations Dickson Jere … read more »

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RB launches ‘Map of Development’

The new web-site is a new Map of Developments that visitors can see where regeneration and development is taking place in Zambia. To assist those who are unaware of where developments are progressing in Zambia, President Banda is today launching … read more »

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Chiluba extols President Banda’s leadership

FORMER President Frederick Chiluba says he has experienced President Banda’s leadership and does not doubt his capabilities of steering Zambia to greater heights. Dr Chiluba told journalists at the Freedom Statue in Lusaka yesterday that Zambians all over the country … read more »

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Mine tax funds K1 trillion road construction

By CHRISTINE CHISHA GOVERNMENT has disclosed that the K1 trillion to be used on an urban roads rehabilitation programme will be paid by mining companies. Minister of Finance and National Planning Situmbeko Musokotwane said this is money that the mining … read more »

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RB dismisses Sata’s baseless talk

By ANGELA CHISHIMBA PRESIDENT Banda has dismissed as baseless Patriotic Front (PF) president Michael Sata’s allegations that Government has launched K1 trillion road works to hoodwink Zambians to vote for the MMD. President Banda said this in response to Mr … read more »

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Overloading, wreckless and drunken driving must be curbed

The President has also directed the Road Traffic Regulators and the Zambia Police Service Traffic Unit to bring sanity to the Zambian roads. He says overloading, wreckless and drunken driving must be curbed so as to reduce road carnage through … read more »

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