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2017-03-29 Opposition Takes Grievances to Human Rights Commission
[Zambia Reports] Opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema has taken his grievance with the Patriotic Front government to the Human Rights Commission.

2017-03-29 Gov't to Axe Illegal Tree, Timber Traders
[Zambia Reports] President Edgar Lungu has expressed disappointment at the extent to which the illegal mukula tree trade has increased.

2017-03-29 'Trigger Drunk' Cop Faces Arrest, MP Comes to His Defence
[Zambia Reports] Former Katuba MP Jonas Shakafuswa has come to the defence of Spider Ngoma, a police officer, captured in an altercation with Mazabuka MP Garry Nkombo at a Filling Station.

2017-03-29 Should Opposition Apologize for Attacks On Journalists?
[Zambia Reports] The opposition United Progressive People (UPP) have asked UPND leaders to apologize for attacks on journalists meted out yesterday.

2017-03-28 Govt Reverses Ban on Importing Vegetables, Fruits
[Times of Zambia] THE Government has reversed the ban on the importation of vegetable and fruit products.

2017-03-28 Freedom Fighter Wina U-Turns On Marrying Lover, 40
[Times of Zambia] FREEDOM fighter Sikota Wina has rescinded his decision to marry 40-year-old Elizabeth Chalikulima after news of their intended matrimony sent social media buzzing.

2017-03-28 Food Reserve Agency to Start Exporting Surplus Maize
[Times of Zambia] Isoka -PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has said that plans are underway to give the mandate to the Food Reserve Agency (FRA) to be exporting surplus maize.

2017-03-28 Three Kids Die After Eating Poisoned Food
[Times of Zambia] Three children of the same family have died after eating nshima allegedly laced with poison in Shang'ombo District.

2017-03-27 Warriors Held Home By Chipolopolo
[New Zimbabwe] THE Warriors were held to a 0-0 draw by Zambia in an international friendly at the National Sports Stadium on Sunday.

2017-03-27 Postpone Polls If You Are Not Ready, Ken Lusaka Tells IEBC
[Nation] Bungoma Governor Kenneth Lusaka has asked the IEBC to postpone the August 8 elections if they are not adequately prepared for them.

2017-03-24 Law Association President Kasonde Denies Opposition Link
[Zambia Reports] Law Association of Zambia (LAZ) president Linda Kasonde says she has no relationship with UPND president Hakainde Hichilema.

2017-03-23 Govt Printers to Handle 2021 Ballots, Says President Lungu
[Zambia Reports] The story of ballot papers being printed locally was back on the table when President Edgar Lungu visited Government Printers.

2017-03-25 UK Government Supports Training of Zambia Peacekeeping Defence Forces
[PR Newswire] London -British High Commissioner Fergus Cochrane-Dyet spoke at the gradutaion ceremony of Zambian peacekeeping defence personnel in Lusaka today. He said:

2017-03-23 Slain Air Force Officer's Family Demands Justice
[Zambia Reports] The Zambia Air Force soldier who was murdered at the hands of police officers at Woodlands Police Station has been put to rest with the family demanding justice.

2017-03-23 Opposition's Banda Battles for Its Survival
[Zambia Reports] The opposition FDD house is tumbling down with expelled vice president Chifumu Banda forming a "Save the FDD" group.

2017-03-23 Basketball - National Team Leave for Zambia Thursday
[ANGOP] Luanda -Competing in Afrobasket qualifying tournament, the Angolan national senior men's basketball team are travelling this Thursday, where they will participate in the city of Lusaka (Zambia) on 23-25 March in the referred competition.

2017-03-22 Schools Closed Down as Cholera Breaks Out
[Zambia Reports] Government has closed down three Primary Schools and all fishing camps along the Luapula River and Lake Mweru in Chiengi District of Luapula Province after cholera breakout.

2017-03-23 Chinese Medical Team Donates More Tele-Medicine Equipment to Zambian Hospitals
[Focac] Lusaka -Chinese Medical Team working in Zambia on Tuesday donated three sets of tele-medicine equipment aimed at improving health care services in Zambian hospitals.

2017-03-20 Women Boxers Battle Social Norms
[Al Jazeera] Zambian women are increasingly taking up boxing, in part because they are inspired by World Boxing Council bantamweight champion Catherine Phiri.

2017-03-20 Opposition MPs Are Out of Order
[Zambia Reports] The boycott of President Edgar Lungu's address by opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) Members of Parliament on Friday takes the country several strides backwards.

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