NEWS

November 17, 2020
EARLY PREGNANCIES

FAWEZA, WLSA AND EQUALITY NOW COMBINE FORCES TO FIGHT TEEN PREGNANCIES AND EARLY MARRIAGES

    By Christopher Chisi   In 1997, the government introduced the re-entry school policy that allows girls back into school after falling pregnant. The policy […]
October 19, 2020
EUGENE SIBOTE

TRUCK DRIVERS CAUTIONED AGAINST ENGAGING IN UNRULY CONDUCT

  By Christopher Chisi     Deputy Inspector General of Police in Charge of Administration, Eugene Sibote has directed all Provincial Police Commissioners to immediately stop […]
October 19, 2020
Dr ALEX NGOMA

POLITICAL PARTIES URGED TO STREGTHEN THEIR CONFLICT RESOLUTION MECHANISMS

    By Christopher Chisi    University of Zambia Political Scientist, Alex Ng’oma, has counselled political parties to ensure that their conflict resolution mechanisms are well-grounded […]
October 19, 2020
UNZALARU

CONTINUED DELAY TO PAY UNZA RETIREES AND LECTURERS, RETIREMENT PACKAGES RAISES CONCERN

    By Christopher Chisi   The University of Zambia Lecturers and Researchers’ Union is saddened that despite government owing the university retirees and lecturers about […]
September 5, 2020
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HOLOGRAM PROJECT AMOUNTED TO WASTE OF RESOURCES

By Patrick Soko Former Zambia Association of Musicians President Njoya Tembo has told 5fm News that poor enforcement of the law on the implementation of the […]
September 5, 2020
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LAWYERS,ACCOUNTANTS & INVESTMENT ADVISORS CITED BY FIC

In 2019, the Financial Intelligence Centre (FIC) continued to observe a trend in which the Gatekeepers’ services were exploited for illegal activities. In the case of […]
September 5, 2020
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PRESIDENT LUNGU TRANSFORMS MUCHINGA PROVINCE 

By Patrick Soko Water Development, Sanitation, and Environmental Protection Minister Jonas Chanda says President Edgar Lungu remains committed to improving the livelihood of the people of […]
September 5, 2020
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CTPD INSISTS THAT IT IS A BAD IDEA TO RE-LAUNCH A NATIONAL AIRLINE

By Patrick Soko While the government continues to be positive about re-launching a national airline, the center for trade policy and development insists on its advice […]