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HIV testing is now compulsory in Zambia. President Edgar Lungu made the announcement at the inaugural HIV Testing, Counselling and Treatment Day on Tuesday. Following that move, social media users have been giving their opinions on the same; Subscribe to us on YouTube: http://ow.ly/Zvqj30aIsgY Follow us on: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/cgtnafrica/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/cgtnafrica
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A day after the reported firing of Admarc boss Foster Mulumbe, Brian Banda and George Kasakula examine the aftermath of the Zambia maize saga and question whether there are lessons learnt and if Malawians should consider steps taken thus far, as conclusion of the matter.
On this week's Straight Talk Africa w host Shaka Ssali - Zambian Politics ... Social media correspondent Ayen Bior shared face book comments from some of our STA family including our comment of the week from Kenyan, Nadziwa Chilambwe.
Zambia's 82 percent mobile penetration and the limited time to hit the ground and campaign have combined to make social a media a big hit in this election. All eleven candidates have Facebook or twitter accounts and are using these to speak to the electorate more than in any previous election
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On August 11th, Zambia will go to vote in a referendum to vote yes or no to the following question: 'Do you agree to amendment to the Constitution to enhance the Bill of Rights contained in Part III of the Constitution of Zambia, and to repeal and replace Article 79 of the Constitution of Zambia?' What does this actually mean? Join the co-hosts as they get Vice President of the Law Association of Zambia, Eddie Mwitwa to explain it all!
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Join Cathy, Thandiwe, and Chill as they host Alexandra LK and Kunda to talk about various issues going on in Zambia from political defections, to gender based violence, to casual relationships, and finally a roundtable discussion on whether Zambia can have a female president. Just days before the general elections, what do you think? Is Zambia ready for a female president?
In neighboring Zambia, the government is working on legislation to force mining companies to repatriate foreign currency earned from exports back to the country, as part of efforts to crack down on tax avoidance.Deputy Finance Minister Miles Sampa is quoted in sections of Zambian media as saying that the law will apply to all exports valued at over 10,000 dollars, and it will be released in the next few days.
At the Launch of the Southern Africa Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) Media Network held in Pretoria, South Africa, one of the major success stories shared came from Zambia! Over the past year, UNICEF Zambia partnered with the Zambia Institute of Mass Communication (ZAMCOM) to create a dynamic network of journalists from all the nation's major radio stations and TV channels. The result? An impactful and collaborative effort within the media that not only highlights Zambia's sanitation and hygiene needs and recognizes the significant work being done by sanitation champions, but also advocates for collective action from all towards achieving an Open Defecation Free Zambia by 2020. Featuring: Nicolas Osbert, Chief of WASH, UNICEF Zambia Produced by: Rina Mukumba Edited by: Stephen Chis...
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It’s not easy to find someone to talk to about sex, or to access youth-friendly sexual health services in Zambia. This can make it hard for young people to prevent unplanned pregnancies or protect themselves against sexually transmitted infections, including HIV. Tikambe! (Let’s Talk!) is a joint BBC Media Action and Restless Development project in Zambia using TV, radio and online media to help young people look after their sexual health and improve their knowledge of their reproductive rights. Tikambe Natulande is a weekly radio phone-in and debate show put together by young production teams and journalists in partnership with BBC Media Action. It gets young people openly talking about sex, STIs and how to prevent HIV and AIDS. As one listener commented via Facebook after listening to ...