ZCTU calls for global interaction

The Zambia Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) has called for more global interaction among trade unions to find solutions to the challenges that computer technology advancement poses to the labour market. ZCTU Deputy Secretary-General, Joy Beene said the 4th Industrial Revolution, caused by rapid advancement of computer technology, has brought about challenges in which employers in […]

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GOVT addressing fish deficit

Fisheries and Livestock Minister Kampamba Chewe says government has made progress in reducing fish deficit in the country. Mrs Chewe says from 2001 to date, Zambia has increased its fish production by over 1-hundred and 50 percent. She says government is also still committing itself to increase production levels through the promotion of fish farming […]

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Cabinet approves HRC bill

Cabinet has approved the introduction of a bill in parliament to strengthen the mandate of the Human Rights Commission -HRC. The bill was approved during a Cabinet Meeting held on Monday, April 15, 2019. Chief Government Spokesperson Dora Siliya says the bill provides for the re-definition of the functions and composition of the Human Rights […]

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Online voter registration coming

Various Stakeholders have agreed with the Electoral Commission of Zambia -ECZ- to start implementing the online voter registration exercise next year. ECZ Public Relations Manager Margaret Chimanse says the implementation of the exercise will start after the 2019 delimitation exercise. Ms Chimanse says the decision to implement the online voter registration exercise was reached after […]

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US ready to support education-foote

US Ambassador to Zambia Daniel Foote said the US government seeks to foster passion and creativity of young people around the world. Mr Foote says the support is through educational exchange and study opportunities in the United States. He was speaking during the launch of 2019 Educational USA and Zambia Scholars Programme. Ambassador Foote disclosed […]

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