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ECL PRAISED

By Joseph Nyirenda:Mungwi Residents have praised President Edgar Lungu for his extraordinary desire to take infrastructure development to all parts of the country.The residents say the construction of Mungwi District Hospital and subsequent commissioning shows that President Lungu is a true servant of the people.They told ZNBC News in Mungwi that the hospital which was…

ZNFU RING ALARM

By Brian Mwale:The Zambia National Farmers’ Union -ZNFU- says the continued importation of processed meats and meat products is hindering the growth of the country’s livestock sub-sector.The Union says this goes against the country’s resolve to protect domestic value chains against cheaply imported products.ZNFU President Jervis Zimba said in a statement to ZNBC news that…

USE SKILLS TO CREATE JOBS

By Cecilia Zyambo:Government has called on youths not to wait for white collar jobs but use the skills gained in skills training centers to create employment for others.Youth, Sport and Child Development Minister Emmanuel Mulenga says government is turning youth skills centers into income generating institutions to empower more youths.He further says meaningful development can…

ZNFU Calls For Probe Into Meat Imports

Zambia National Farmers’ Union president Jervis Zimba has called for investigations into the increased issuance of import permits for processed meats and meat products in disregard of the local livestock sector. Mr. Zimba, in a statement issued today, has said ZNFU is saddened that a wide array of processed meats such as polony, bacon, smoked…

EL Asks US to Withdraw its Envoy Foote

By Moombe HamoboolaPresident Edgar Lungu has announced that Zambia has written to the United States government to withdraw its ambassador Daniel Foote.President Lungu says this is because Zambia does not want people who support unchristian values such as homosexuality in the country.The Head of State was speaking today at the United Church of Zambia -UCZ,…

U20 WIN EXCITES ZASPOFA

December 15, 2019December 15, 201913By Robert Mwanza:The performance of the under 20 National Football team has excited football fans who have tipped it as a future dream squad.The Under 20 national Football team was yesterday crowned champions of the 2019 COSAFA junior tournament after they brushed aside their archrivals South Africa by three goals to…

300 UPND MEMBERS JOIN PF

By ZANIS:Three hundred members from the opposition UPND in Nkanda Ward in Mongu Central Constituency have defected to the ruling PF.The defectors say they decided to leave the UPND because of lack of proper representation.Rosemary Mubita who spoke on behalf of other defectors said the people of Mawawa in Nkanda ward are tired of following…