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Government says it will shut down critical media

The Patriotic Front administration has said it will take punitive measures against media institutions that frustrate the good image of the Government. Ministry of Information and Broadcasting Services Permanent Secretary...

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Catholics Oppose Clause Supporting Abortion in Zambian Constitution

The Catholic Church in Zambia is opposing attempts to include an express clause in the on-going Constitution making process supporting abortion. Fr Cleaophas Lungu, the Zambia Episcopal Conference, secretary general...

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PF Official Blocks Muvi TV Journalists

A senior Patriotic Front official in Livingstone, permanent secretary Edwin Zumbunu, yesterday blocked two MUVI TV journalists from covering a press briefing at which he dismissed emerging corruption allegations leveled...

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Chikwanda Defends Sata’s Salary Hike

Minister of Finance Alexander Chikwanda says that President Michael Sata’s salary increment is not outrageous and remains three times less than that of the Central Bank governor’s pay. He also...

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Catholic Priest Attacks Chinese after Murder of Mine Manager

In a moment of high tension among the Chinese and foreign investor community in Zambia, a Catholic priest has lashed out in a radio interview, demanding that the owners of...

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Police Arrest Former MMD Minister Moses Muteteka

Police in Lusaka have arrested and charged former local government and housing deputy minister Moses Muteteka for theft of a motor vehicle. Police deputy public relations officer Charity Munganga Chanda...

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Zambia is “Wasting Time” with Henry Banda Case, says SACCORD

Over the past six months the Government of Zambia has accused the son of the former President Rupiah Banda, Henry Banda, of unspecified acts of corruption and were said to...

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President Sata Departs for SADC Summit in Mozambique

President Michael Sata this morning left for Maputo, Mozambique where he will join other Heads of State for the 32nd Ordinary Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) Summit. Sata will deliver his maiden...

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MISA Zambia Voices Concern on the Firing of Evelyn Hone Journalism Trainer

MISA Zambia, an international professional journalism body, is concerned with the decision by Evelyn Hone College to dismiss its journalism lecturer Clayson Hamasaka. According to a statement by the organization...

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Zambian Opposition Leader Hichilema Arrested, Released on Bail

Zambia’s opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema has been arrested and charged for publishing false information  over statements he made that police say were alarming the nation. One of Hichilema’s lawyers, Sakwiba...

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