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COMESA MARKET GUTTED

Fire has swept through COMESA market just 5 days after Soweto Market was gutted in Lusaka in the month of July, which equally marks the anniversary of the devastating City Market fire incident. Goods worth thousands of kwacha have lost as a result of the fire. ...

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GOVT TARGETS A 2019 DEADLINE ON CONSTITUTION REFINEMENT

Minister of Justice Given Lubinda   Justice minister, Given Lubinda is optimistic that the constitution refinement process will be concluded before the end of 2019.   And Mr. Lubinda says this is in order to avoid the process coinciding with 2021 general...

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MORE THAN 1,000 TRAFFIC OFFENCES RECORDED

  More than 1,000 traffic offences were recorded in the second quarter of 2018 recorded in Lusaka.   Road Transport And Safety Agency Public Relations Manager  Mukela Mangolwa says among the leading offences include dangerous driving ,expired road tax,...

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OVER 500 FAKE FACEBOOK ACOUNTS TO BE DEREGISTERED

The government has directed the Zambia Information And Technology Communications Authority to request social media giant, Facebook, to deregister facebook accounts claiming to be of president Edgar Lungu and some cabinet ministers. Chief Government Spokesperson Dora...

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GOVERNMENT REVIEWING THE COPYRIGHT AND PERFORMANCE RIGHTS ACT

Ministry of Commerce, Trade and Industry Permanent Secretary Kayula Siame says the process of reviewing the copyright and performance rights act has started. The copyright and performance rights act was enacted in 1994 and was partially amended in 2010. But Siame says...

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PRESIDENT EDGAR LUNGU’S TRIP TO TURKEY CONDEMNED

    Opposition Political Party Leaders have criticized President Edgar Lungu’s trip to Turkey, saying it demonstrates lack of commitment in implementing austerity measures in view of the prevailing economic instability. The proposed measures by the ministry...

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SMALL & MEDIUM ENTERPRISES TOLD TO EMBRACE STANDARDIZATION

  Consumer Unity Trust Society International Centre Coordinator Chenai Mukumba has reiterated the need for Government and relevant stakeholders to be constantly engaging emerging small and medium scale manufacturers on the aspect of standardization. Speaking to...

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