Pres. Lungu Heads To Swaziland

President Edgar Lungu will head to Swaziland for the SADC Heads of State summit this Friday. The SADC Heads of State will be preceded by the Council of Ministers that will see Foreign Affairs Minister Harry Kalaba representing Zambia. Kalaba … Continued

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President Edgar Lungu will head to Swaziland for the SADC Heads of State summit this Friday. The SADC Heads of State will be preceded by the Council of Ministers that will see Foreign Affairs Minister Harry Kalaba representing Zambia. Kalaba said that the SADC summit was crucial as it was a platform for Zambia to cement its ties in the region. “His Excellency, the President of Zambia Mr Edgar Chagwa Lungu will be travelling to Lozitha Swaziland to attend the SADC Heads of State Summit. His Excellency the President will be accompanied by myself, the Honourable Minister for National Planning as well as the Minister of Commerce and Trade,†he said. He said that Zambia was asserting its place in the international community. The post Pres. Lungu Heads To Swaziland appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Ban On Helicopter Service – Minister Appeals for Calm

[Leadership] The Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika has said government is currently working out modalities to tackle the recent ban of helicopter service between Kaduna and Abuja and appealed for calm.

[Leadership] The Minister of State for Aviation, Senator Hadi Sirika has said government is currently working out modalities to tackle the recent ban of helicopter service between Kaduna and Abuja and appealed for calm.

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Former Warriors Coach Pasuwa’s Malawi Dream Up in Smoke

[The Herald] FORMER Warriors coach Callisto Pasuwa’s hopes of landing the post with Malawi national football team went up in smoke at the weekend after the country decided against hiring an expatriate coach because of their weak financial position.

[The Herald] FORMER Warriors coach Callisto Pasuwa's hopes of landing the post with Malawi national football team went up in smoke at the weekend after the country decided against hiring an expatriate coach because of their weak financial position.

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Crisis Brews in Ekiti As Internal Squabble Results in Death of Transport Union Leader

[Premium Times] The Deputy Chairman of the Road Transport Employers’ Association of Nigeria, RTEAN, Akure Branch, ?Ojo Ogunsakin, has died in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital, following an injury he sustained allegedly after an attack by another unio…

[Premium Times] The Deputy Chairman of the Road Transport Employers' Association of Nigeria, RTEAN, Akure Branch, ?Ojo Ogunsakin, has died in Ado-Ekiti, the Ekiti State capital, following an injury he sustained allegedly after an attack by another union leader.

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NNPC Calls for Passage of PIB

[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has urged the National Assembly to pass the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) into law.

[Premium Times] The Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation, NNPC, has urged the National Assembly to pass the Petroleum Industry Bill (PIB) into law.

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Envoy Upset As Mugabe Spokesperson Alleges EU Mischief

[New Zimbabwe] THE European Union (EU) head of delegation in Zimbabwe, Philippe Van Damme, said he was “upset” by how a recent injection of fresh funds into the NGO sector by Brussels was “interpreted”.

[New Zimbabwe] THE European Union (EU) head of delegation in Zimbabwe, Philippe Van Damme, said he was "upset" by how a recent injection of fresh funds into the NGO sector by Brussels was "interpreted".

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Opposition Politician Mujuru Says Its ‘Now My Time’

[New Zimbabwe] FORMER Vice President Joice Mujuru says Zimbabweans “know exactly” how she “relates to issues that affect them” and can now “see” that it is her “time and chance” to lead.

[New Zimbabwe] FORMER Vice President Joice Mujuru says Zimbabweans "know exactly" how she "relates to issues that affect them" and can now "see" that it is her "time and chance" to lead.

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Pres. Lungu Fetes Victorious Under-20

President Edgar Lungu will host a luncheon for the victorious U-20 football team on Wednesday. Zambia lifted the 2017 Total U-20 Africa Cup of Nations after beating Senegal 2-0 in the finals. The team will also be among four African … Continued

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President Edgar Lungu will host a luncheon for the victorious U-20 football team on Wednesday. Zambia lifted the 2017 Total U-20 Africa Cup of Nations after beating Senegal 2-0 in the finals. The team will also be among four African teams that will represent Africa at the FIFA World Cup in South Korea. Africa will be represented by Zambia, Guinea, Senegal and South Africa. STATE HOUSE OFFICIAL STATEMENT Lusaka, Monday, 13.03.17—In honour of the victorious Under-20 National Team, His Excellency Mr Edgar Chagwa Lungu, President of the Republic of Zambia will this Wednesday hold a State Luncheon for the team and the Football Association of Zambia. The lunch will take place at 13:30 pm at State House. Amos Chanda State House Spokesperson The post Pres. Lungu Fetes Victorious Under-20 appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Trauma Centre Owner Solanki in Storm Over Expat Doctors

[The Herald] A storm is brewing between Trauma Centre owner Dr Vivek Solanki and the Medicines and Dental Practitioners Council of Zimbabwe (MDPCZ) on the status of foreign doctors who were recently arrested at the private health institution for workin…

[The Herald] A storm is brewing between Trauma Centre owner Dr Vivek Solanki and the Medicines and Dental Practitioners Council of Zimbabwe (MDPCZ) on the status of foreign doctors who were recently arrested at the private health institution for working without licences.

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Firm Rolls Out Fibre Optic Network Nationwide

[The Herald] LIQUID Telecom has started rolling out its fibre optic network in the southern and eastern parts of Zimbabwe to meet the growing demand for internet services, an official said.

[The Herald] LIQUID Telecom has started rolling out its fibre optic network in the southern and eastern parts of Zimbabwe to meet the growing demand for internet services, an official said.

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