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EPL to resume on 17 June

( BBC) The Premier league season is set to restart on 17 June with Aston Villa v Sheffield United and Manchester City v Arsenal, the BBC has learned.The matches are the two games in hand.A full fixture list would then be played on the weekend of 19-21 June.Clubs are still discussing the idea at a…

Covid 19 school supplies distribution starts

Sharon Kunda-Government has commenced the distribution of COVID-19 supplies to schools countrywide.This is in readiness for the reopening of schools for examination classes on 1st June, 2020.Vice President INONGE WINA has flagged off the first batch of Covid 19 supplies consisting of approximately 80 thousand reusable masks and other preventive equipment to schools in Lusaka…

Mocking of Covid 19 patients,disappoints Sumaili

ZANIS—Minister of National Guidance and Religious Affairs Godfridah Sumaili has expressed deep shock over what she calls   un-Zambian behaviour by people stigmatizing citizens who have tested positive for coronavirus.Rev Sumaili has therefore, called on all citizens to be patriotic and embrace the spirit of “Ubuntu” amidst covid-19 fight.She explained that “Ubuntu” talks about compassion, patriotism,…

US Coronavirus deaths top 100,000

(BBC)The US has passed 100,000 deaths in the coronavirus outbreak in less than four months.It has seen more fatalities than any other country, while its 1.69 million confirmed infections account for about 30% of the worldwide total.The first US infection was reported in Washington state on 21 January.Globally there have been 5.6 million people recorded…

China Parliament passes controversial HK legislation

(BBC)China’s parliament has backed security legislation for Hong Kong which would make it a crime to undermine Beijing’s authority in the territory.The resolution – which now passes to China’s senior leadership – has caused deep concern among those who say it could end Hong Kong’s unique status.It could also see China installing its own security…

Presidential Milling Plants to stabilise mealie-meal prices

ZANIS—Government has instructed China Machinery Construction Company to expedite works on the Presidential milling plant in Monze District.Defence Permanent Secretary Steady Mwale says government is eager to see that the project was completed on time without any delays.He says that the plant will play an important role in the stabilisation of mealie-meal prices.ZANIS reports that…