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THE CANDIDATES | How much do you know about your 2021 candidates?

In an election year as this one, there is hardly critical information about the political candidates aspiring for different layers of office. Oftentimes than not, the people are presented with candidates whom they know little of or nothing about....

Red Cross applauds Government for speeding up improvement of clinics into level one hospitals

The Red Cross society of Zambia has applauded the Speedy improvement of mini-clinics into hospitals by the Ministry of health. Speaking in an interview the red cross president Mr. William Chisoko has said at a time when health facilities and...

ECZ RESPOND TO VARIOUS STAKEHOLDERS’ VIEWS 

PRESS RELEASE RESPONSES TO VARIOUS STAKEHOLDERS' VIEWS The Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) has noted various concerns raised by a wide range of stakeholders and would like to take this opportunity to address them as follows; 1. Conduct of campaigns and voting...

Disputed medical kits in Zambia met WHO approved standards

The Universal Prophylactic PVT Ltd from India, manufacturers of the condoms at the centre of Honey Bee controversy, has said the test results from World Health Organisation (WHO) Certified laboratories based in India show the disputed condoms supplied to...

UGANDA ELECTIONS | US calls for probe into Uganda vote-rigging claims, police brutality

The United States (US) State Department has called for independent investigations into reports of irregularities in Uganda's general election held on Thursday last week. Longest-serving President Yoweri Museveni was declared winner with 58.6 per cent of the votes securing a...

I Am UPND, But The Party Is Broken, HH Must Make Changes, Appoint Shadow...

ALLIANCE for Community Action executive director Laura Miti has spoken up against threats on our UPND tabloid News Diggers, calling the situation unfortunate.   Miti who disclosed to News Diggers that it is nolonger a secret that she is UPND, and...

UNZA students cane ‘insolent’ UPND

THE remarks made by the UPND on students participation in the political dispensation of the country is actually insulting to the student unions, says University of Zambia Students Union (UNZASU). This is in reaction to the UPND President’s Special Advisor for...

Kitwe police pick body of raped, murdered woman in drainage

A KITWE woman in her 30s is suspected to have been raped being being choked to death by unknown people who later dumped her bodies in a drainage. The deceased’s body was found stripped naked in two-metre drainage facing upwards...

PF postpones Northern, Luapula provincial conferences due to COVID-19

THE PATRIOTIC Front (PF) party has rescheduled the holding of provincial conferences for Northern and Luapula Provinces which were slated for January, 2021. The Provincial Conferences have been postponed until further notice due to the escalating numbers of COVID-19 cases...

Democracy Defenders Coalition calls on CSOs to respect mandate of ECZ, questions OCIDA motives

MEMBERS of the Democracy and Motherland Defenders Coalition have urged civil society organizations and the general populace to respect the mandate of the Electoral Commission of Zambia- ECZ. Speaking to Zibani Zambia today, Democracy and Motherland Defenders Coalition members Francis...

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Indonesian Boeing 737 passenger plane crash site found, Navy says

Indonesian authorities say they have found the location where they believe a Boeing 737 passenger plane crashed into the sea shortly after take-off from...

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