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President Lungu Launches Planting Season

President Edgar Lungu says the launch of the 2019/2020 planting season in Southern Province is the beginning of the collective efforts in addressing some of the challenges that have affected the country and the Agriculture sector in recent times. The Head of State stated on his Facebook page after the launch yesterday that low maize…

Arresting Of Opposition Politicians For Holding Public Discussions Denting The Ruling PF’s Image

By Lomphande Muzumi   A Political Scientist Euston Chiputa has charged that the continued arresting of opposition political party leaders whenever they hold public discussions is not only denting the image of the ruling patriotic front but an assault on democracy. Dr Chiputa’s sentiments come in the wake of the arrest and detention of opposition…

Solwezi Council Kills 37 Stray Dogs

The Solwezi Municipal Council, in partnership with the Zambia Police Service and the Veterinary Department have shot dead over 37 dogs suspected to be stray, unvaccinated and unregistered under the ongoing stray dog elimination exercise in the District. Council Assistant Public Relations Manager Esther Chirwa has disclosed the development in an interview, saying the dogs…