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TREE PLANTING NODDED

A Livingstone based environmentalist Benjamin Mibenge says the Tourist Capital Livingstone is becoming a shining example for the country in environmental protection through planting of trees. Mr. Mibenge says tree planting which has been ongoing for years now in Livingstone has started showing positive results, as it has attracted a number of new bird species…

UPND READY FOR DIALOGUE-HH

Opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema says his party is ready for dialogue. Mr. Hichilema says the opposition party is ready to dialogue to promote democracy and the rule of law in the country. He says dialogue is key to promoting peace and stability. Mr. Hichilama says his party has always called for continued dialogue among…

GET LEGITIMATE STATUS-GOVT

Minister of Home Affairs Stephen Kampyongo has urged Zambians living in South Africa to ensure they have legitimate status to avoid running in conflict with the law. Mr. Kampyongo says authorities can easily help address challenges faced by Zambians in South Africa when their stay is legal. He was speaking during a PF South African…

VEEP URGES STUDENTS IN DIASPORA

Vice President Inonge Wina has called on Zambian students in the diaspora to find a way of contributing to national development back home. Speaking when she addressed Zambian residents in Turkey, Mrs. Wina encouraged students studying in that country to ensure they take part in national development processes when they complete their studies. She said…

ECL PRAISES THE CHURCH

President Edgar Lungu has praised the Catholic Church for its contributing to national development. President Lungu says just like other churches, the Catholic Church has continued to supplement government’s efforts in helping the needy. The Head of State has reiterated that he will continue engaging the Church to develop the country during his tenure as…

AVIATION SECTOR RECEIVES K41M

Government has released 41-million kwacha towards the upgrading of aviation infrastructure at Kasama Airport and Zambia Air Force (ZAF) Samora Machel Airbase in Mbala District – Northern Province. Of the amount, Kasama Airport has been allocated 16 million kwacha towards the completion of the tarring of the runway, which is under construction by a Chinese…

KOFI ANNAN MOURNED

University of Zambia political scientist Lee Habasonda says late former UN secretary-general Kofi Annan was a symbol of a competent African global leader. Mr. Habasonda has told ZNBC news that Mr. Annan’s professional life triggered a new level of confidence and ambition amongst black Africans. He says Mr. Annan has proved that an African can…