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Is a degree still worth it?

For a majority of graduates, getting employed after graduating is the ultimate goal. They spend 12 years in primary and secondary school and an...

Pamela’s abduction shines spotlight on safety of Mobile Money Agents

The emergence of Digital Financial Services (DFS) in Zambia has enabled many individuals both in urban and rural areas to engage in trade and...

African Renaissance remains a pipe dream

The message of African unity and her self-realisation has continued to echo across all corners of the African continent through profound writings, speeches...

The invisible enemy: spirituality and mental health

Many Zambians are battling with a range of mental health challenges resulting from a complex interplay between biological, psychological, social and spiritual factors. Until...

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....

ZAMROCK, ZAMBIA’S LOST MUSICAL GEM

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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Senior citizen attributes cultural decline to less initiation ceremonies

“The girls are taught on how to take care of themselves as they come of age and enter into adulthood. How they are expected...

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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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The greatness of a man who has been called the last fallen giant of the 20th century African liberation leaders, that fought tooth and...

TO TURN THE TIDE AND SUPRESS THE COVID-19 PANDEMIC, MASS VACINATION IS KEY

Amidst the waning of the COVID-19 pandemic in Europe, football lovers have been treated to a festival of enthralling football matches at Euro 2020,...

Living life the permaculture way

Although one could say that permaculture is a pullback in the world of technology where people rarely know how to use natural means in...

VILLAGE BANKING : A GROWING EMPOWERMENT TOOL

Village banking has become a major source of income for many people, particularly women in many parts of the country. Women come together to form...

Africa’s Prosperity Preachers: Hawkers of hope in the midst of Poverty?

It is not common to see the death of an African make international headlines, worse that of a pastor. However, the sudden death of...

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Safer Anti-HIV drugs to replace Stavudine

THE Ministry of health is yet to phase out the first line ARV drug Stavudine to pave way for more effective drugs, Tenofovir and...

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