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President Lungu directs ZPPA to support local products

President Edgar Lungu has directed the Zambia Public Procurement Authority to ensure that all infrastructural projects, including the airport expansion and electricity power station projects, are supplied by locally produced products. The President said the move will support locally produced goods such as steel bars produced by the Universal Mining and Chemical Industries limited of

LCC to clamp down on bonanza machines

By CHIPEMA SAKAIMBO - THE Lusaka City Council (LCC) has threatened to confiscate all bonanza machines operating in undesignated areas such as markets and streets. LCC public relations manager  Mulunda Habeenzu said the council would conduct a clampdown because several people were flouting regulations attached to the game machines. Mr Habeenzu disclosed that despite the

African conservation ethics

Many thanks to Zambia Environmental Management Agency (ZEMA) for the well coordinated Environmental Awards 2016 which brought together Civil Society Organisations, media houses, individuals and other institutions working for environment all across Zambia. A big congratulations to the Chipembele Conservation Club of Choma Secondary school and the Chongololo Conservation Club of Flamingo School for being

Across the railroad…

LAZZO paid a courtesy call on his erstwhile colleague across east of the railroad. He did not realise the radical difference in ‘two worlds’until he looked closely… This dwelling place was divided by a deep chasm or void (empty space) of contrast two groups of citizens. Lazzo thought that in fact, this railway track not

Drama workshop stirs Chililabombwe to life

IT is recognised statistically, that in the literary domains, particularly in literature; script writing, short and long workshops and other trainings significantly sharpen the ability of participants’ outward performance. This is why at nearly all drama festivals, adjudicators always take time to appreciate the strengths and note the faintness of plays. It is agreeably perceived

Oral changes in old age

TODAY we talk about oral changes that occur as we age. Ageing is an inevitable occurrence which each one of us must go through, each year as we pile up the candles on our birthday cakes several changes would have occurred to our general and oral health status. Changes that occur as we age happen