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2017-09-20 Locals Panic Over Sale of Main Water Source
[Deutsche Welle] The Zambian government is subdividing a major forest reserve. Angry residents say it would endanger Lusaka's water supply and have vowed to fight it.

2017-09-20 No One Country Can Resolve Global Challenges Single-Handedly, Zambia Stresses At UN Assembly
[UN News] Reaffirming Zambia's commitment to international cooperation to address the challenges facing the planet, the country's President today called on world leaders to come together and act boldly for the sake of the shared future.

2017-09-20 Politician Chaile Backs U.S.$1 Million Fire Truck Purchase
[Zambia Reports] Leader of the Radical Revolutionary Party Vincent Chaile has emerged as a lone voice to support the purchase of 42 fire trucks at $1 million each.

2017-09-19 Transport Agency Conferred With Golden Ribbon Award
[Times of Zambia] Partners Group has conferred the Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) with a Golden Ribbon Award for its innovation in the prevention of corruption and increased efficiency in providing services to its clientele.

2017-09-19 Teen Fights For Rights of Children
[CAJ News] Lusaka -The way Margaret Musonda captures the imagination of her audience the moment she opens her mouth, coupled with her infectious demeanour and composure, it is inconceivable she is only a teenager.

2017-09-19 Presidents Call for Accelerated Action to End Child Marriage
[Independent (Kampala)] New York -President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda has emphasized the importance of education for girls and skills training to boost women's economic empowerment and financial independence in the fight against child marriage.

2017-09-19 Store Enough Water, Schools Urged
[Times of Zambia] THE Ministry of General Education has urged schools to store enough water during the four-day water interruption to avoid interference of the school calendar.

2017-09-19 Newspaper Editor M'membe's Court Case Fails to Take Off
[Times of Zambia] A matter in which Post Newspapers Limited (in liquidation) editor-in-chief Fred M'membe is charged with concealing company property, among other charges, yesterday failed to take off in the Lusaka magistrates' court.

2017-09-19 The Real Reasons Hichilema Was Released From Jail
[African Arguments] The Commonwealth's intervention did not rescue Hichilema from detention. It rescued President Lungu from political embarrassment.

2017-09-19 Improved Fish Processing Brings Dramatic Gains for Women
[IPS] Mongu, Zambia -Fishing is the capture of aquatic organisms in marine, coastal and inland areas. According to the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO), marine and inland fisheries, together with aquaculture, provide food, nutrition and a source of income to 820 million people around the world, from harvesting, processing, marketing and distribution. For many, it also forms part of their traditional cultural identity.

2017-09-19 Govt Pledges Investor-Friendly Policy Framework
[Times of Zambia] Government has assured investors in the country that it will formulate policy that will not hinder the growth of the local manufacturing sector.

2017-09-19 Tough Anti-Corruption Stance Welcome
[Times of Zambia] Corruption has remained a thorn in Zambia's socio-economic growth agenda over the years.

2017-09-19 Katongo Dreams of Coaching Chipolopolo
[Times of Zambia] Africa Cup winning captain Christopher Katongo dreams of one day coaching the Chipolopolo and seeing it win a major international trophy.

2017-09-19 Football Body Complains Against Zimbabwean Referee
[Times of Zambia] Zambia's emphatic 7-1 bashing of Madagascar at the ongoing regional COSAFA Women Championship did not stop them from lodging an official complaint against Zimbabwean match referee for biased officiating.

2017-09-19 Panos Institute Southern Africa Supports Journalists
[Times of Zambia] The media, being the Fourth Estate of governance, has a critical role to play in providing checks and balances by disseminating well-researched and balanced information in order to positively influence policy formulation.

2017-09-19 'Renew Trading Licenses'
[Times of Zambia] Lusaka Mayor Wilson Kalumba accompanied by health inspectors from the Lusaka City Council (LCC) yesterday conducted impromptu inspections of a number of shops and butchers in the central business district (CDB) to check on the compliance of their trading licences.

2017-09-19 Rugby Players in Camp for Maseru 7s Tourney Preps
[Times of Zambia] All but three players that were summoned for this weekend's Maseru Sevens rugby tournament had by yesterday reported in camp in Lusaka.

2017-09-19 'Take Advantage of Non-Traditonal Exports'
[Times of Zambia] The Business Community has been challenged to take advantage of opportunities in the non-traditional market to grow the export base.

2017-09-19 Contracts for Lusaka-Ndola Dual Carriageway Get Nod
[Times of Zambia] The Zambia Public Procurement Authority (ZPPA) has said that contracts involving the construction of the Lusaka-Ndola dual carriageway and the procurement of the 42 fire tenders by the Government are in line with correct procurement procedures.

2017-09-19 Startimes Decoders Safe - Chanda
[Times of Zambia] TopStar Communications Company Limited has assured consumers of its flagship product, the StarTimes decoder, is of valuable quality and durability.

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