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CREATE OPPORTUNITIES FOR OTHERS- MWAMBA

January 19, 2020January 19, 202061By Mark Ziligone:Zambia’s Ambassador to Ethiopia Emmanuel Mwamba has called for the diaspora community to help provide opportunities for Zambians back home.Mr. Mwamba has encouraged more Zambians to apply for employment opportunities at the African Union’s Economic Commission for Africa -ECA- and other international agencies.He was speaking when he officiated at…

PF MEMBERS COMMENDED

By Hector Simfukwe:Deputy Chief Whip Tutwa Ngulube has commended PF Members of Parliament who have used their recess to visit people in their respective Constituencies.Mr. Ngulube says this should be supported as it will allow the law makers to get firsthand information from their electorate regarding the challenges that they are facing.He says this move…

EIZ ON UNPLANNED SETTLEMENTS

By Christabel Lumingu:The Engineering Institution of Zambia -EIZ- says the rampant growth of unplanned settlements in the country is making it hard for Local Authorities and the central government to provide quality services to the people.EIZ -President Eugene Haazele says it is difficult to provide roads, drainages and other infrastructure in areas which are not…

SOME CIVIL SOCIETY ORGANIZATIONS OFFSIDE

By Patrick Mulenga:The Young African Leaders Initiative has bemoaned the way the constitution amendment bill number ten debate is being handled by some Civil Society organizations.YALI Executive Director Andrew Ntewewe says it is sad that those from the opposition are willfully misleading Zambians for political expedience.Mr. Ntewewe says the recent Public forum which was held…

GOVT, CHURCH PARTNERS-ECL

By Ruth Chayinda:President Edgar Lungu says there is need for Government and the church to continue collaborating as a way of enhancing development.President Lungu says the partnership between the two institutions is important because they both aim at improving the lives of the people.He said this during the 80th anniversary celebration of St. Charles Lwanga…

BOWMAN ON BILL 10

By Patrick Mulenga:A Parliamentarian is disappointed that some civil society organizations who are working with the opposition have resorted to organizing public events with the view to discrediting the Constitution Amendment Bill number ten of 2019.Kabushi Member of Parliament Bowman Lusambo says instead of being neutral some media houses and civil society organizations have partnered…

CHAMA TARGETS INCREASED YIELD

January 19, 2020January 19, 202017By ZANIS:Chama District Commissioner Leonard Ngoma says his district is this farming season expected to recover from crop production deficits recorded in the last three successive farming seasons.Mr. Ngoma says the expected increased crop production, follows the early distribution of farming inputs and good rains that the district is experiencing.He disclosed…