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The true meaning of Chainama

In a world that is increasingly embracing the importance of mental health, the call to destigmatize mental health facilities is gaining momentum world over....

Mental torture: A life and peace snatcher

Effects of mental torture among individuals is a psychological disorder. Mental torture leads to depression in some individuals experiencing it and it is more...

Jeffrey Zimba: the unconventional battle with insane

Most people who exhibit symptoms of insanity are typically diagnosed with some form of mental illness; however, the case of Jeffrey Zimba, a 60-year-old resident of...

The myth of the faceless UNZA graduate statue

The University of Zambia (UNZA) has long been seen as a citadel of academic thought and logical discourse. Despite UNZA’s chequered history of student...

Zambia embraces nuclear technology

When a section of society perceives nuclear power, their minds immediately wander into a negative space such as atomic bombs, missiles and anything related...

The Super: Zambian version of anime

Second hand vehicles remain Japan's major and popular export to Zambia. However, anime, a computer-generated animation, is another Japanese export that has become popular...

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THE IMPORTANCE OF SEX EDUCATION

To guarantee the safety and effective decision making of young people regarding their sexuality, sex education is very cardinal. It is a topic that is...

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ARE ZAMBIAN MARRIAGES A POISONED CHALICE?… RECENT STATISTICS SUGGEST SO

Marriage, which is a socially sanctioned union between man and woman has been a universal institution that has been in  existence for time immemorial....

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Fresh from attaining independence, the 1970s saw Zambians begin to bask in their newly found freedom as  bell-bottom jeans, beatle boots and funky music...

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Social media has for the longest time been viewed as nothing more than a source of entertainment and interaction. However, in the recent past, social...

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Zambians will next month vote in the country’s general election, and given their numerical strength, the youth make up a core voting bloc in...

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How you can amass wealth using social media

Finding your leverage and using it to your advantage when starting a business is one of the key elements to any successful business. However, this...

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