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“Exculpate Your Late Coming”

August 20, 2019August 20, 201921The Ministry of Home Affairs through the Copperbelt Provincial Administration has written to the nine officers who had not reported for work as at 08:26 hours yesterday when Minister Stephen Kampyongo paid an impromptu visit at the department.Addressing journalists in Ndola today, Mr. Kampyongo said the officers have been given an…

Local Contractors to Engage Govt on Housing

National Association for Medium and Small-Scale Contractors  is ready to engage government to help reduce the cost of building housing Units in the country.General Secretary Danny Simumba says government should also come up with procurement policies which will only allow the procurement of building materials locally.Mr. Simumba says this will help government build low cost…

Luo To Reposes Chilanga Encroached Land

Fisheries and Livestock Minister Nkandu Luo says she will get back all land that has been encroached at the fisheries premises in Chilanga.Professor Luo says it is shocking that land meant for the development of the fisheries sector in the country has been turned into residential use without regard of the law.She says her ministry…

DNA Praises Lungu For Marketing Zambia

Zambian DNA has praised President Edgar Lungu for his commitment to market Zambia as a preferred Foreign Investment Destination.Zambian DNA Spokesperson Spuki Mulemwa says President Lungu has demonstrated his vision to spur economic development in all parts of the country.Mr Mulemwa has noted that President Lungu is the first Head of State to accelerate economic…

Mealie Meal Smuggling Worries Lungu

President Edgar Lungu says he is worried with the escalating levels of mealie meal smuggling on the Copperbelt. Speaking in a speech read on his behalf by Home Affairs Minister Stephen Kampyongo during the pass out parade at Kamfinsa Mobile Unit in Kitwe, President Lungu directed the Police recruits to be deployed in border points…

Lungu In India For Reciprocal State Visit

President Edgar Lungu has arrived in New Delhi, India, for a three day State Visit. The reciprocal visit follows his Indian counterpart Shri Ram Nath Kovind’s three-day State Visit to Zambia in April, 2019. This wad the first time an Indian President was visiting Zambia in 30 years. The Presidential jet carrying President Lungu touched…