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Nigerian national arrested by the Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC)

By Zumani Katasefa A 25 year old Nigerian national has been arrested by the Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) in Kitwe for drug trafficking. According to a statement from the DEC public relations manager John Nyawali, the Nigerian was arrested in … read more »

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Mrs Priscilla Isaac appointed Director of Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ)

THE Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) has appointed Priscilla Isaac as director of elections with effect from April 1, 2011. ECZ public relations manager Cris Akufuna announced the appointment of Mrs Isaac, who was deputy director of elections and voter … read more »

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Seven year old boy shot dead by DEC officers

A seven year old boy of Lusaka’s Garden Compound has been shot dead by the Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) officers. The incident happened when some DEC officers went for an operation in the area. The DEC officers were allegedly forced … read more »

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Zambia University Teaching Hospital Admits Staff Shortage

The University Teaching Hospital (UTH)  has admitted the shortage of staff at the institution. The national referral health institution says it has few Cardiologists despite the increase in the number heart disease patients in the country. UTH Public Relations Manager, … read more »

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Zambia: New law to ease hydro-power set up

By DARLINGTON MWENDABAI MINISTRY of Commerce, Trade and Industry has issued a statutory instrument (SI) to reduce the cost of developing power plants in an effort to increase electricity generation in the country. Zambia Development Agency (ZDA) public relations manager … read more »

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Zambia: Two arrested for money laundering

The Drug Enforcement Commission has arrested two directors of a medical and pharmaceuticals supply company for money laundering. WILLIAM TEMBO and LYSON BANDA of MATAMOSE Pharmaceuticals are alleged to have swindled an international bank of over K150 million by pretending … read more »

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‘Zambia expensive’

By MARTIN NKOLOMBA THE National Airports Corporation Limited (NACL) says Zambia risks being regarded as an expensive tourism destination if stakeholders in the aviation industry do not map out a common strategy to address factors which have made flying and … read more »

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Zambia: DEC records statement from GBM on $100,000

The Drug Enforcement Commission -DEC- has recorded a statement from Kasama Central Member of Parliament GEOFFERY MWAMBA popularly known as GBM, in connection with the one Hundred thousand US Dollars, transaction at Finance Bank. DEC Public Relations Manager JOHN NYAWALI … read more »

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Chibolya butcher boys thrive on goat business

WIELDING a knife in his hand, a young man steps into a pool of blood at a makeshift open-air abattoir, his stained stocky feet scantly protected by a pair of warn-out slippers. He tiptoes towards a bleating goat dangling upside … read more »

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