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Lungu Salutes UN

President Edgar Lungu has thanked the United Nations for its support to Zambia’s sustainable development.President Lungu acknowledges that the UN has been supporting Zambia in the areas of education, health, social protection, water and sanitation, refugees and children’s rights among others.The Head of State was speaking during the presentation of credentials by New United Nations…

Military Staff Told To Stay Healthy

Defence Minister Davies Chama has urged military personnel to adopt a healthy lifestyle and guard against communicable and non-communicable diseases.Chama says this is because lifestyle and behavioral change are necessary for a health workforce.He has reminded personnel that President Edgar Lungu, who is also commander in chief of the defence forces has led by example…

UNZA Dismantles K23m in Debts Owed to Retirees

The University of Zambia-UNZA has dismantled over 23 million Kwacha in  debts owed to retirees.UNZA has on the other hand recorded 22 percent increase in the number of graduates this year, compared to last year.The institution has this year produced over 7,000 graduates in Doctor of Philosophy, Master’s Degree, Undergraduate Degree, Diploma and Certificate in…

Smart Zambia Makes Work Easy- Kangwa

Acting Secretary to the Cabinet Patrick Kangwa says the introduction of the Smart Zambia system has made work easy for civil servants in various departments.Mr. Kangwasays there should therefore be no excuse for failure to execute duties.He has urged civil servants not to relent in putting their best efforts when executing their duties.Mr. Kangwa was…

“Ministers Don’t Need a Lifestlye Audit”

Vice President Inonge Wina says there is no need for a lifestyle audit for ministers.The Vice President says this is because they declare their assets when assuming office.Mrs. Wina told parliament today that auditing Ministers alone as some people are trying to justify does not make sense because their assets are already known.Responding to a…

Dangote, CEC Seal Power Deal

Dangote Cement Zambia Limited has completed the “power sale agreement” with the Copperbelt Energy Corporation -CEC-.Dangote Cement Zambia Limited Chief Executive Officer, Albert Corcos says CEC has agreed to purchase between eight and ten megawatts of power from the company’s thermal power plant.Speaking at a media briefing held at the plant in Masaiti district today,…