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Workers in Zambia strike over cholera ‘risk allowance’ dispute

Workers at National Heroes Stadium cholera centre in Lusaka yesterday downed their tools demanding for an increment in their risk allowances from the government. The workers who abandoned the cholera patients alleged that they were paid only K50 ($5) each per day instead of the agreed K350 ($36). The Ministry …

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Zambia’s National Guidance and Religious Affairs Minister Godfridah Sumahili has stressed that the country will not entertain use of sex toys. According to her, being a Christian and law-abiding nation, Zambia will strictly stick to the natural order of things in order to protect citizens from destructive addiction to sex …

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Zambia police threatens arrest over sex dolls and vibrators

Police in Zambia have threatened to arrest persons found in the possession of sex dolls and vibrators, a local portal, Mwebantu reports. According to police spokesperson, Esther Katongo, the laws of the country considered such items as ‘obscene material’ adding that their importation, sale or possession are illegal. “Possession of …

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The Constitutional Court in Zambia has adjourned the case in which four political parties are seeking an interpretation of President Edgar Lungu’s eligibility to contest in the 2021 presidential elections. Justice Anne Sitali of the Constitutional Court said the court could not hear the case until a complaint lodged against …

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Zambia police hunt for suspected lesbian couple.

Police in Zambia are soliciting for public help to find two women alleged to have engaged in same-sex relationship contrary to the country’s penal code. According to local media portal, Mwebantu, officers from the cyber crime unit on Tuesday instituted investigations after pictures circulating on social media showed the two …

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Ethiopian Airlines signs deal to revive Zambia’s national carrier

Ethiopian Airlines said on Tuesday it had signed an agreement with the Zambian government to relaunch the southern African country’s national carrier, which was shut down more than two decades ago. In a statement, Ethiopian Airlines said the Government of Zambia will be the majority shareholder with 55% and Ethiopian …

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