Daily Archives: April 8, 2017

Syria war: US ‘disappointed’ at Russia’s Syria stance

Images released by the Pentagon showed damage caused by the strikes on Shayrat air base

The US is “disappointed but not surprised” at Russia’s response to its strikes on a Syrian air base suspected of storing chemical weapons. At least six people are reported to have been killed in the US missile strikes early on Friday. Syria’s ally Russia accused the US of encouraging “terrorists” with its unilateral actions. “I’m disappointed in that response,” said ...

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Drivers welcome setting up of road services tribunal

Josiah Majuru

Public and Private Drivers Association of Zambia President Josiah Majuru has welcomed the setting up of the Appeals Tribunal on Road Services. Mr Majuru says this will allow persons aggrieved by the decisions of the Road Transport and Safety Agency have their cases heard in the quickest time away from the courts. He notes that the tribunal has been constituted ...

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Musicians calls for political dialogue

ZAM president Njoya Tembo

The Zambia Association of MusicianS of has pleaded with political party leaders to dialogue and make peace with each other for the sake of unity and the country’s development. ZAM president Njoya Tembo is concerned that the country has continued to record cases of political violence eight months after going to the polls. Mr Tembo says political party leaders should ...

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