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Mobilizing the African Diaspora to the Benefit of Home Nations

January 2013; Source: Brookings Institution               Quality research and analysis abounds in the Brookings Institution report, Foresight Africa: Top Priorities for the Continent in 2013. All of it is well worth the read, with … read more »

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CBCE on the move to educate Zambia

IF Zambians are scientifically literate, they will be able to identify scientific issues underlying national and local decisions and express positions that are scientifically and technologically informed. Copperbelt College of Education (CBCE) offers its learners desired skills to evaluate the … read more »

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Zimba villages cut off as bridge is washed away

SEVERAL villages and schools have been cut off from the rest of Zimba District after a bridge linking them to the central administration was washed away after torrential rain last week. More than 300 pupils at Mafuta Basic School and … read more »

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Catherine fight deferred

CATHERINE Phiri’s World Professional Boxing Federation (WPBF) bantamweight title fight against Norji Guro of the Philippians that was set for February 2 has been deferred to March 23 due to a sponsorship hiccup. Oriental Quarries Boxing Promotions (OQBP) operations manager … read more »

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Is creation of new districts economically beneficial?

THE creation of new districts is one of the major policy measures the current Government has taken towards the attainment of the country’s full decentralisation and even distribution of national wealth. Further, the move is one of the campaign issues … read more »

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Delayed electrification of school, clinic irks minister

DELAYED electrification of a clinic and school in Chingola has irked Mines, Energy and Water Development Minister Yamfwa Mukanga. Mr Mukanga said he was disappointed with the slow pace of electrification of Kalilo Basic School and Kalilo Health Centre in … read more »

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Police pursue headteacher for defiling 10-yr-old pupil

POLICE in Kalomo are pursuing a school head-teacher for allegedly defiling a 10-year-old pupil at his school. The defilement was reported to police in Kalomo on January 3, this year. Southern Province police chief Charity Kantanga said the incident occurred … read more »

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Tomato trader shuns rebased kwacha

A TOMATO trader caused a stir at Kabwe’s Green market on Wednesday when she refused  to  get the  rebased KR10 (K10,000) after a customer paid her the new Kwacha for tomatoes and vegetables. The woman who attracted attention from onlookers said she wanted … read more »

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Teachers houses now out of bounds’

By CHRISTINE CHISHA and ARTHUR MWANSA GOVERNMENT has banned pupils’ visitations to teachers’ houses even for tuition to help reduce cases of child sexual abuse. And the Ministry of Education says it has in the last seven months recorded 16 … read more »

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