Sexual Abuse-Am I next!?

Sexual Abuse-Am I next!? »

12 Sep, 2019
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Sexual assault and rape among female students has become prevalent in higher learning institutions. The cases of sexual assault keep on escalating and

ACC commends media for its fight against corruption

ACC commends media for its fight against corruption »

22 May, 2015

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has commended the media for playing a critical role in the fight against corruption in the country. ACC Public Relations Manager Timothy Moono said the media plays the role of  watchdog and provides checks and balances on many public institutions’ activities hence making it an important partner in the fight against corruption. Mr. Moono said the role the media plays of keeping tabs on the three arms of government is commendable.

Know and Claim your Rights-NGOCC advises women

Know and Claim your Rights-NGOCC advises women »

19 Jul, 2013

THE Non- Governmental Organisations Coordinating Council (NGOCC) has urged women to know and claim their rights if the fight against Gender Based Violence (GBV) is to yield positive results. NGOCC Public Relations Officer Nalucha Ziba said GBV is mainly caused by disparities in power relations, a situation which leaves most women vulnerable and dependent on men because their Social-Economic Status is low.

Report all forms of corruption-ACC

Report all forms of corruption-ACC »

5 Nov, 2012

THE Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) has called on the public to report any incidences of corruption as it lowers the quality of service delivery in the country. Speaking in an interview with the Lusaka Star, ACC Education Officer, Salome Zulu said all forms of corruption should be reported to the ACC if the fight against corruption is to be successful. Ms.  Zulu said a corrupt society would never develop because corruption scares away investors who may wish to invest in the country.