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‘Diplomats should adapt to new technologies’, Ambassador Lucy Mungoma

Ministry of Foreign Affairs permanent secretary, Ambassador Lucy Mungoma, has urged Zambian diplomats to be innovative if they were to remain relevant in modern diplomacy. Speaking to diplomatic and locally engaged staff at the Zambia High Commission in London during … read more »

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‘Zambia, a massive construction site’ says Zambia High Commissioner to the UK, Professor Royson Mukwena

Zambia High Commissioner to the United Kingdom Professor Royson Mukwena told a health conference on Thursday in London that Zambia is a massive construction site with new health centres, new schools and road works going on across the country. He … read more »

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‘Ensure peaceful polls’, Rupiah Banda said

PRESIDENT Banda has urged relevant Government institutions to ensure that the country conducts peaceful and transparent elections which will be acceptable to all. President Banda said this yesterday when he swore in Judge Phillip Musonda as Supreme Court judge, former … read more »

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Academic Production Unit (APU) Classes in Zambia

By Daimone Siulapwa SO government has abolished the Academic Production Unit (APU), which were initially introduced to accommodate pupils who could not enter the mainstream education system.   The move has been received with mixed feelings by a cross-section of … read more »

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Citizens Economic Empowerment Commission approves K30 billion

By DARLINGTON MWENDABAI THE Citizens Economic Empowerment Commission (CEEC) has approved 66 investment projects valued at K30 billion on the Copperbelt Province to date. Out of those approved, 45 projects valued K14.7 billion have been funded. Copperbelt Province permanent secretary … read more »

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Zambians: Citizen Economic Empowerment Commission revises application processes

By TRYNESS MBALE GOVERNMENT has revised the application process for the projects requiring up to K50 million to be processed at the district level and without collateral. And Citizen Economic Empowerment Commission (CEEC) has approved K500 million funds for Lusaka … read more »

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Zambia: Poverty levels worry State

By NANCY MWAPE GOVERNMENT is concerned with the high poverty levels in Zambia and low per capita incomes despite significant strides made in growing the economy over the last decade. Minister of Finance and National Planning Situmbeko Musokotwane said in … read more »

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Zambia: Teachers suspended for sexually abusing pupils

By NKWETO MFULA THREE teachers accused of sexually abusing pupils at Ndola Girls Technical High School have been suspended. This follows a directive by Minister of Education Dora Siliya who was disturbed by the development. Copperbelt provincial education officer Johnwell … read more »

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Zambia: Ministers, Permanent Secretary changes

By Times Reporter PRESIDENT Rupiah Banda has with immediate effect made changes at Deputy Minister and Permanent Secretary levels with newly-elected Mpulungu Member of Parliament Given Mung’omba being appointed as Deputy Minister in the Ministry of Science, Technology and Vocational … read more »

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