Lungu says Zambia won’t be dictated to by outsiders over its governance system

By CHUSA SICHONE in Chikankata-PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu says Zambia is a sovereign State and will not allow other countries with representatives locally to dictate its governance system.President Lungu said foreign countries that wanted to send election observers were free to do so, but they should not interfere with the processes.  

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Debt swap benefits on July pay-slips

By STEVEN ZANDE-THE Government has reconfirmed that the three-month suspension of deductions on civil servants’ pay-slips will start from this month and will result in more money reflecting in Government workers’ bank accounts.This was confirmed by Secretary to the Treasury Fredson Yamba when he visited Payroll Management and Establishment Control (PMEC) offices in Lusaka to […]

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Surge in Covid-19 jab takers delights Malama

By EMILY KUWEMA and FRANCINA CHOMBA-THE Ministry of Health commenced the administering of the Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccine in Lusaka yesterday, attracting overwhelming turnout of the people wanting to get the one-dose vaccine.Health Permanent Secretary in charge of technical services Dr Kennedy Malama commended the members of the public for turning out in huge […]

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Murder accused gran, 71, walks free

By STEPHANIE KUNDA-A SEVENTY-ONE-YEAR-OLD man of Mwekera village in Ndola who was accused of having killed a man after administering poisonous medicine to him has walked to freedom for insufficient evidence.The Ndola High Court has acquitted Elly Maluwa who was accused of the murder of Berdenico Bwalya last year.Ndola High Court Judge, Davies Mumba, discharged […]

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Two suspected cheats fished out of G12 English exam

By JANE MWANSA-POLICE in Kitwe have arrested two people, among them, a teacher, for allegedly impersonating registered candidates who were sitting for Grade 12 General Certificate of Education (GCE) English paper II examination at Malela Secondary School.Copperbelt Commissioner of Police Elias Chushi says the suspects allegedly impersonated two registered candidates by replacing their photographs on […]

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