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CHIEF COMMENDS GOVT

By Lupindula Mwewa:Chief Mulonga of the Lamba people in Mushindamo District, North Western Province has commended government for the early delivery of farming inputs and reduction in school fees.The traditional leader says the reduction in school fees is a sign that government wants to make education accessible to all.Meanwhile, Chief Mulonga has urged other Traditional…

KAPOCHE TO HAVE NEW BRIDGES

By Lucky Phiri:Construction of the four main bridges which have been damaged by rains in Kapoche Constituency of Eastern Province has started.The four bridges are Ching’ombe, Kaphungwe, Matambazi and Chamakubi.Kapoche Member of Parliament Charles Banda who inspected the works says over 3 hundred thousand kwacha is being spent to construct the bridges.Dr. Banda who is…

KAMPYONGO CLARIFIES ON DELIMITATION

January 18, 2020January 18, 202011By Cecilia Zyambo:Government has clarified that the Electoral Commission of Zambia-ECZ- cannot carry out the delimitation exercise without harmonizing the current constitution.Home affairs Minister Stephen Kampyongo says this is because the current constitution does not provide clauses for creation of new constituencies.He was Reacting to remarks made by UPND-Monze Central Member…

ACQUAINT YOURSELVES WITH LABOUR LAWS

By ZANIS:Labour and Social Security Minister Joyce Simukoko has urged workers to take time to read and understand the Labour laws to avoid exploitation by their employers.Mrs. Simukoko says labour laws are there to protect both the workers and employers.She said this when she paid a courtesy call on Northern Province Assistant Secretary Siveva Kambenja.Mrs.…

Italian To Invest In Nut Production

An Italian investor has expressed interest to invest in the production of Almonds in Zambia.Almonds are edible nuts which are also used to produce chocolates.Agriculture Minister Michael Katambo says government is waiting for the investor to come and survey land in the farm blocks, which would be suitable to produce Almonds.Speaking when Italian Ambassador to…

Massive Water Project Set For CB

Government has rolled out a massive water project on the Copperbelt which will see households in peri urban areas have access to clean and safe water.Community Development Minister, Kampamba Chewe says it is President Edgar Lungu’s desire for every Zambian to have access to safe and clean water.Mrs. Chewe says it is sad that some…