HH officiates at the the Bene Mukuni traditional ceremony in Livingstone

United Party for National Development (UPND) President Hakainde Hichilema has attended the Bene Mukuni traditional ceremony in Livingstone. Speaking after the traditional ceremony, Mr. Hichilema said he holds Traditional leaders across the country in high esteem. Mr. Hichilema has since called on the nation to join hands in supporting the traditional leaders.

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Cabinet was not meeting to discuss Kambwili’s Corruption claims, but next week’s budget

Minister of Information and Broadcasting Services Ms Kampamba Mulenga has said that the cabinet meeting held today was not to discuss Roan Member of Parliament Chishimba Kambwili’s claims of corruption in Government. In a statement made available to the media, Ms Mulenga, who is also the Government’s chief Spokesperson said that Saturday’s cabinet meeting was […]

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Secret dialogue meetings with HH which exclude other political parties will not work-Edward Mumbi

Former United Party For National Development Presidential advisor Mr Edward Mumbi has said Secret dialogue meetings with UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema which exclude other political parties will not yield any fruits. And any fruitful dialogue should incorporate all political parties and must be premised on HH recognising President Edgar Chagwa Lungu as Head of State. […]

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Police Commissioner to take action against officers who harassed MUVI TV Journalist

Eastern Province Police Commissioner Alex Chilufya has said an appropriate administrative action will be taken against erring officers in yesterday’s fracas with a Muvi TV journalist Oswald Yambani. In a statement to media, Mr. Chilufya said the Police Command fully values the services rendered by Zambian Journalists and the police shall always endeavour to promote […]

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I will not succumb to un-substantiated calls to fire alleged non-performing ministers – President Lungu

President Edgar Lungu says he will not succumb to un-substantiated calls from members of the general public who are calling on him to act on alleged non-performing senior government officials. And President Lungu has clarified that he did not go to Mfuwe for a holiday to conspire against any Minister or any senior government official […]

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HH calls for the arrest of the known perpetrators

United Party for National Development (UPND) President Hakainde Hichilema this morning visited Mr. and Mrs. Ndhlovu, the alleged victims of the Patriotic Front (PF) supporters’ brutality in Lusaka. In a statement to the media, Mr. Hichilema who was accompanied by Party Secretary General Stephen Katuka and Party National Chairperson Ms. Mutale Nalumango expressed sadness and […]

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Current Education systems glorifies white-collar jobs which are scarce-Mwamba

Zambia has called on African countries to decolonise their current education system for Africa to achieve economic prosperity. Zambia’s High Commissioner to South Africa Mr. Emmanuel Mwamba says the current education systems that African countries have embraced glorifies white-collar jobs which are scarce to create. He said Africa’s biggest economy and potential was in its […]

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Government needs K600 million to equip 220 schools

The Government needs more than 600 million kwacha for it to fully equip 220 schools which were recently upgraded from basic to secondary level, with fully-fledged laboratories, General Education Minister Dennis Wanchinga has said. JCTR recently conducted media site visits in Mongu Western Province. The team visited Kanyonyo secondary school which is grappling with inadequate […]

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President Lungu calls for investigations on the fire tenders 

President Edgar Lungu says those with evidence or any useful information about fire tenders must come forward and those charged with the responsibility to investigate must show interest in the matter. “There has been an outcry about the recently acquired fire trucks and I think that those charged with the responsibility to investigate must show […]

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