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Access to Information Bill to be presented in June

Government has deferred the presentation to Parliament of the Access to Information Bill also known as the Freedom of Information Bill for enactment to June this year. Vice president Guy Scott who last year had indicated that the Bill will … read more »

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Government cautious about Rupiah Banda’s immunity

Chief Government spokesperson, Kennedy Sakeni has said that Government is not ready to take former President Rupiah Banda case to parliament because the Government needs to put the facts together, adding that MPs cannot support the motion unless they are … read more »

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State to decide on 10% concentrates mine tax request

GOVERNMENT is yet to make a decision on calls by the Zambian mining industry for the removal of 10 per cent duty on copper concentrates to allow for the processing of the ore outside the country. MINES, Energy and Water … read more »

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A PRESS RELEASE BY THE OASIS FORUM

22nd January 2013 The recent remarks attributed to the government spokesman, Hon. Kennedy Sakeni, M.P. that the government is not sure whether or not the draft Constitution will be subjected to a referendum cannot be allowed to pass without comment. … read more »

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FODEP demands clear roadmap for the constitution

The Foundation for Democratic Process (FODEP) has challenged Justice Minister Winter Kabimba to tell the nation the clear roadmap for the constitution making process. FODEP executive director McDonald Chipenzi says it is still not enough just to assure the nation … read more »

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2 people ejected from constitution convention

TWO delegates allegedly impersonating as representatives from Muchinga Province were yesterday ejected from the Constitution convention after it was discovered that they were not eligible, having travelled from Lusaka as party representatives. The two had already received attendance allowances of … read more »

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BRE position on the constitution making process still stands

The Barotse Royal Establishment (BRE) has refuted reports that it pushed in a late entry to participate in the ongoing Western province constitution convention. The Kuta told ZANIS in Limulunga today that the position of the Barotse Royal Establishment that … read more »

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Litunga sorry, sends delegates

  THE Litunga of the Lozi people has apologised to the Constitution Technical Committee and requested that his representatives join the ongoing Western Province Constitution Convention in Mongu. The Litunga said this through three Indunas he sent as delegates to … read more »

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Western Province keen to participate in development agenda

Government says the good turn-out in the western province constitution provincial convention is a true reflection that the people in that region are keen to be part of the country’s development agenda which also includes the constitution making process. Justice … read more »

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