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President Museveni bans shaking hands, kissing or having sex

148 Views Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni has called on people to avoid physical contact, after the deadly Ebola virus spread to the capital, Kampala. Fourteen people have died, including one in Kampala, since the outbreak began in western Uganda three weeks ago, he said in a special broadcast. Ebola is one of the most virulent […]

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143 ViewsThe people have taken advantage of government’s lenience to the extent of hanging napkins on Cairo Road, Lusaka province Minister Gerry Chanda has said. Featuring on Sunday Interview programme on ZNBC Television, Col. Chanda observed that street vending is a world over challenge but said what is happening in Lusaka city is unacceptable. “People […]

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I’m enjoying my working relationship with HH and RB says Dr. Mumba

159 ViewsMMD president Nevers Mumba says his relationship with his UPND counterpart Hakainde Hichilema and predecessor Rupiah Banda is good contrary to media reports. And Dr. Mumba has warned that the minimum wage introduced by the PF government may result into riots if not handled properly. There have been media reports that Dr. Mumba is […]

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1623 ViewsThe Sondashi HIV/AIDS Herbal medicine that has been undergoing tests in South Africa has shown anti-HIV activity and it is now ready for clinical tests on humans, the Zambian Embassy in that country has revealed. According to Zambia High Commission to South Africa Spokesperson Patson Chilemba, the announcement was made by South Africa’s Council […]

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93 ViewsA woman in Mwansabombwe on Saturday managed to sneak through the presidential body guards and waylaid President Michael Sata demanding for a house she says he promised her. The woman who is said to be a member of the ruling party – Patriotic Front shock hands with Mr. Sata and start pleading that he […]

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179 ViewsFifty-four Tanzanian nationals have been arrested by the Zambian Immigration Department for illegally mining gold in Kabwe, north of Lusaka. The illegal immigrants were arrested during a joint operation conducted by a combined team of the state security from Immigration Department and the Drug Enforcement Commission. Spokesperson for Immigration Department  Mr. Justine Siame confirmed […]

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476 ViewsREMARKS BY Mr. ALEXANDER B. CHIKWANDA, MP – MINISTER OF FINANCE WE MAKE A PASSIONATE PLEA TO CHINA NON-FERROUS METALS CORPORATION TO LIST ON THE LUSAKA STOCK EXCHANGE. IN FACT, WE WISH TO APPEAL TO ALL COMPANIES OF MEANINGFUL SIZE TO LIST ON THE LUSAKA STOCK EXCHANGE (LUSE). FOR GOVERNMENT OWNED COMPANIES POPULARLY KNOWN […]

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121 ViewsThe Media Institute of Southern Africa (MISA) Zambia is concerned with the fragile freedom that the State owned media is enjoying because it is not adequately protected by required legislation. While government says that the Zambian National Broadcasting Corporation (ZNBC) has been transformed into an institution that many people are proud of, MISA Zambia […]

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131 ViewsExpelled MMD Member of Parliament for Mufumbwe in North Western province says he is game and ready for a battle with his former party in a by-election. Stephen Masumba who is serving as Deputy Minister for Local government in the PF was on Thursday expelled by the MMD highest organ NEC for misconduct. MMD […]

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116 ViewsThe road network in Northrise Residential area in Ndola is so pathetic and has never been worked on since they were tarred in the sixties. Northrise is one of the prime residential area in Ndola which is the provincial capital of Copperbelt province. Ndola is one of Zambia’s four cities but the road network […]

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