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Audience doubts Chirwa’s targets for Zambia Railways

Some members of the audience that attended the Akapelwa Public Lecture by Professor Clive Chirwa’s felt his ambitious targets for Zambia Railways was not achievable. They said Prof Chirwa’s self-appointed three and half year timeline for turning around the ailing … read more »

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Kwacha continues bearish run against dollar

THE Kwacha continued its bearish run against the United States (US) dollar as demand for the greenback from interbank players saw the local currency lose 40 Ngwee on the day. Having opened trading at between KR5.290 and KR5.310 on the … read more »

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Mouse interrupts live weather broadcast

A mouse has interrupted a live weather forecast. Presenter Kate Kinsella was reading a bulletin for BBC Three Counties Radio when she spied the rodent. In the broadcast, she said: “We could be seeing gale force winds from time to … read more »

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Can Wyclef Jean save Haiti?

The hip-hop artist’s presidential run generates excitement. But some Haitians are skeptical whether he has what it takes to lead the beleaguered nation — if his candidacy is even legal. Wyclef Jean addresses a Port-au-Prince crowd after filing paperwork to … read more »

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Zambia: Zambia and the Chinese connection

By Dr. Kaela Mulenga Of late, a lot has been written in the local and international media regarding the Sino-Zambia connection. […see Note 1]. Indeed, there are some people including myself who worry that the Chinese boom in Zambia is … read more »

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