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MP asks court to protect him from expulsion from UPND party

United Party for National Development (UPND) Itezhi tezhi Member of Parliament (MP) Greyford Monde, who is Agriculture deputy minister, has maintained that the court should protect him from being ejected out of the party because he was not given an … read more »

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Given Lubinda suspended from PF for six Months

Patriotic Front Kabwata Member of Parliament Given Lubinda has been suspended from his party for six Months. This is a unanimous resolution of the PF Central Committee that convened at State House this morning to determine Mr. Lubinda fate. The … read more »

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DRC journalist jailed after story on Chinese-run hospital

New York, February 15, 2013–Authorities in the Democratic Republic of Congo should release pending appeal a journalist who was sentenced to six months in prison in December on defamation charges, the Committee to Protect Journalists said today. The journalist was … read more »

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Ministers cleared of corruption charges

THE Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) has cleared Justice minister Wynter Kabimba and his defence counterpart Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba. ACC said that they have found no evidence of corruption against justice minister Wynter Kabimba and his defence counterpart Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba, … read more »

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Wait for your day in court, Nevers told

GOVERNEMNT has advised opposition MMD president Nevers Mumba to wait for his defence in court and not accuse Government of political persecution. Information and Broadcasting Services Minister Kennedy Sakeni, who is Chief Government spokesperson, advised Dr Mumba not to comment … read more »

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Nevers appears in Court

MMD President Nevers Mumba yesterday denied having abused authority of office as his lawyers complained of police harassment. Dr Mumba, 52, of 17 C Middle Way Kabulonga Township, is facing four charges of abuse of authority of office and appeared … read more »

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MTN CELL Z to reduce tariffs by 50%

By NKOLE CHITALA MTN Zambia has agreed with Zamtel to reduce interconnectivity charges by 50 percent after Government issues a Statutory Instrument. And the firm has donated K86 million towards the Likumbi Lya Mize traditional ceremony slated for September 1 … read more »

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Zambia: Zain reduces international calling rates

By CYNTHIA MWALEZAIN Zambia has reduced international tariffs by up to 70 percent following Government’s decision to allow mobile service providers to manage their own international gateway. The reduction is with immediate effect in selected destination with reduction ranging from … read more »

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