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RTSA SENSITISING PUBLIC

By Fortune Malata:The Road Transport and Safety Agency -RTSA- has embarked on a campaign to sensitise road users, who include pedestrians and cyclists, in Mazabuka of Southern province.District RTSA Station Manager, Samson Banda says Mazabuka is one of the areas recording high number of accidents involving pedestrians and cyclists.Mr. Banda says the Agency is determined…

UP CREATIVE INDUSTRY

By Christabel Lumingu:Tourism and Arts Minister Ronald Chitotela has called for the formalization of the African Creative industry.Mr. Chitotela says this will help the continent to reap the benefits from the industry.He was speaking during a panel discussion at the ongoing Creative Arts Exchange Weekend   programme in Rwanda.And Rwanda’s Minister of Youth and Culture Rosemary…

CHIEF CHIBWIKA HAILS ECL

By Kawangu Muzhina:Chief Chibwika of the Lunda Speaking people of Mwinilunga district in North Western Province has hailed President EDGAR LUNGU for actualising his promise of providing electricity to the area.President Lungu recently commissioned a 32-kilowatt solar power plant in Chief Chibwika’s chiefdom.Chief Chibwika says the solar power plant will improve the livelihood of the…

ECZ ON CONSTITUENCIES

By Cecilia Zyambo:The Electoral Commission of Zambia -ECZ- says the current number of constituencies cannot be changed without amending the constitution.ECZ Chief Electoral Officer Patrick Nshindano says this is because the existing constitution provides the number Constituencies the country should have which is 1-hundred and 56.Mr. Nshindano told ZNBC news that this is why the…

GOVT TO VACCINATE CATTLE AGAINST FMD

By NAIS:Over one hundred and eight three thousand cattle will be vaccinated against Foot and Mouth Disease -FMD- in Southern Province.Southern Province Minister Edify Hamukale says the first round of vaccinations have already been completed and the Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock is currently doing the second round.Dr. Hamukale says he is grateful to the…

ALL CHILDREN TO SCHOOL-TUTWA

By Hector Simfukwe:Kabwe Central Member of Parliament Tutwa Ngulube says there is no reason for children not to be in school in his constituency.Mr. Ngulube says this is because government has built many schools.He says parents should therefore encourage their children to attend school if they are to be better citizens.Mr. Ngulube says President Edgar…

TOURISM PS ON CULTURE

January 18, 2020January 18, 202012By Patricia Banda:Tourism and Arts Permanent Secretary Auxilia Ponga says Government appreciates the exchange of cultures between Zambia and Egypt.Dr. Ponga says the two countries have enjoyed cultural relations since 2018.She says this is evident by many visits of Egyptian Artists to Zambia.Dr. Ponga was speaking in Lusaka during the launch…