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Posts published in “Day: November 7, 2022

Marrying for convenience

AFRICA is grappling with a high rate of divorce which is changing the landscape of relationships.An insight into marriages, which has also become a tangible reality in Zambia partly due to the influence of Western culture requires a good portion of time to unpack.The Western way of doing things has led to traditional family patterns […]

COMESA, CCPC bond sealed

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA-A REVISED cooperative framework agreement between COMESA Competition Commission (CCC) and the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) has been sealed by the two institutions to curb anti-competitive conduct and consumer exploitation. Read more

Improved fiscal mining regime to increase sector capacity – ZCM

By CHATULA KANGALI-THE Zambia Chamber of Mines (ZCM) says improved fiscal regime will increase the industry capacity to raise capital to grow production and help government achieve the three million tonnes annual copper production.

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Nationwide cyber hygiene campaign rolled out

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA-THE increase in technology-based crimes has prompted cyber security experts to implement a nationwide cyber hygiene campaign which is also meant to contribute to general cyber awareness.

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‘Chiefs Code of Ethics will regulate their conduct’

By CHUSA SICHONE-HOUSE of Chiefs chairperson Senior Chief Nkula says having a Code of Ethics for Chiefs in Zambia will enable traditional leaders to regulate themselves on their conduct. Read more

Matambo lifts ban on farming inputs distribution

COPPERBELT Minister Elisha Matambo has lifted the suspension on the distribution of farming inputs around the province with a condition that agricultural officers and district commissioners explain to the farmers the new Fertiliser Input Support Progr...

More women living with HIV – MoH

By JAMES KUNDA-THE Ministry of Health says 60 per cent of the estimated 1.4 million Zambians living with HIV/AIDS are women.The ministry however says men are dying more from the ailment due to seeking treatment at a late stage.

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HH in Egypt for Climate Change indaba

By JOSEPH BANDA-PRESIDENT Hakainde Hichilema has arrived in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt to attend the COP 27 United Nations (UN) Climate Summit for Heads of State and Government.The president is attending the event at the invitation of H President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, of Egypt. Read more