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MAN, 32 KILLS WIFE sixty two

A 36-year-old man of Mambova village in Chief Sekute’s area has allegedly beaten his 62-year-old wife to death, after a domestic dispute. Southern Province Police Commissioner, Bonny Kapeso has confirmed the incident, identifying the suspect as Masilingi Mashekabo, who has since been arrested. Mr. Kapeso says Mashekabo is believed to have used a paddling stick…

EASTERN PROVINCE ENGAGES CHIEFS

Eastern Province Minister Makebi Zulu says government has started engaging Chiefs in newly created districts to see were the district administration blocks can be constructed. Mr. Zulu says technocrats are currently on the ground to check on the proposed sites for construction of administration offices. He has told ZNBC News in a telephone interview that…

“ZAMBIAN CONTRACTORS HAVE IMPROVED”

The National Council for Construction has observed a significant improvement in the performance of local contractors. NCC Public Relations Officer Chama Mwansa says local contractors whose performance was poor in the past has changed with the introduction of training sessions which have helped them understand financial discipline disbursed for projects. Ms. Mwansa says the council…

NORTHERN PROVINCE GEARS FOR DEVELOPMENT

Northern Province Minister, Brian Mundubile says investments made in the tourism, agriculture and mining sectors in the province will spur development. Mr. Mundubile says all the efforts by government are meant to reduce poverty and create jobs for the local people. He says government has made a lot of progress in addressing the inequalities between…

ZAMBIANS FORTUNATE TO HAVE LUNGU-KATUMBI

Democratic Republic of Congo -DRC Presidential Aspirant Moise Katumbi says Zambians should be proud that they have a president who is focused on development. Mr. Katumbi says the unprecedented development taking place in Zambia can only be achieved with a leadership that is centered on serving its people. He says President Edgar Lungu has a…

USE MUSIC FOR UNITY-LUNGU

President Edgar Lungu says music must not be used to spread hatred and division in the nation. President Lungu says music should be used to impart values to the people and promoting peace and unity. And President Lungu says transforming people in the nation should not be left to government alone but calls for concerted…