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LUSAKA More than 100 trucks hauling copper from the Democratic Republic of Congo have been denied entry into Botswana over fears of an Ebola outbreak in Congo, leaving the trucks stranded at a border crossing, local media reported on Thursday.
FILE: President Michael Sata listens to Justice Minister Wynter Kabimba at the launch of the African Peer Review Mechanism report at State House in Lusaka President Michael Sata has revoked the appointment of Wynter Kabimba as Justice Minister and Patriotic Front Party Secretary General with immediate effect.
Zambian Finance Minister Alexander Chikwanda said he is being targeted by rival politicians in a battle to succeed President Michael Sata as questions about the leader's ill health persist.
The Zambian government has signed a statutory instrument that compels health workers to notify authorities of any Ebola suspects, a senior official said on Wednesday.
Dr Mwaanga says many political parties are merely registered and legalized gangs or even a bunch of hooligans interested in causing violence.
The ruling in the case involving former president Rupiah Banda asking the Magistrate Court to refer his case to the High Court to determine constitutional matters has been adjourned for the third consecutive time.
Ailing Zambian President Michael Sata has not been seen in public for more than two months, prompting a behind-the-scenes power struggle to succeed him.
Lusaka:- SINCE first setting foot on the Zambian soil in the 1960s, some Somalis have hit headlines for wrong reasons, prompting security agencies to now rid the country of criminal and other undesirable elements from the war-torn nation.
THE passing on of Ambassador John George Mayowe, whose nom de guerre was "Robert Mandebvu" on Saturday, February 19 2013 robbed the Zimbabwe nation of one of its revolutionary, loyal and illustrious sons.
ABOUT US$10 million has been invested in a chicken processing plant which was commissioned at the weekend in Siavonga District.
DHL Express Sub-Saharan Africa managing director, Charles Brewer said his firm had seen significant growth in trade volumes in the region, in terms of the trade with US since the introduction of the African Growth and Opportunity Act in 2000.
LOCAL analysts have supported measures contained in the Value Added Tax General Administration Rule number 18, which has generated considerable debate in various quarters.
Updated: Fri Aug 29, 2014 11:24 am
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