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Truck crash dur to poor road sings and controls

The small truck almost kissed the Solwezi River waters fortunately survived by getting stuck on a water pipe. This took place in the night around 22:00. The driver was reported to have survived but sustained injuries… Generally the problem is that the bridge has no pillars, and there are no […]

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CIVIC LEADERSHIP

Eliack Shikamo/ YAD/02/06/2018/ Civic leadership is about explaining to people the policies of local authority its about explaining to people sources of resources for local councils. Its paramount for councillors that reside in districts or towns where the extractive industry has grown root deeply to tell the people who have […]

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Development in north western province

Dorcas kamangala/YAD/North western solwezi Zambia/14 May, 2018 For almost 2 years now after the elections ,for the first time the MP came to address people from kimasala community to see if there is progress in what he promised them during elections , People have been complaining that there is no […]

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Yad and Publish What you Pay launch Policy Brief

Shikamo Eliack/YAD/North western Solwezi Zambia/10th May, 2018. The youth alliance of development in conjunction with the Publish What you pay through support from Diakonia Zambia launched the policy brief to address the resolution pass by the civic leader of solwezi municipal council to enhance community beneficiation. The policy provinces for […]

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Working Group on Mineral revenue sharing Mechanism at the North western Mining

Shikamo Eliack/YAD/North western Solwezi Zambia/10th May, 2018.   Working Group on Mineral revenue sharing Mechanism at the North western Mining. The Local authority chief officer for social services. Agree that a mechanism for for host communities is cardinal. Such issue needs to be considered. Recommendations to follow later

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Community representatives from various communities in North Western province aired their challenges during the North Western second mining indaba.

Deborah Chewe/New Generation FM/solwezi /Northwestern Province /9th May 2018 Among the challenges that where spotted out in their areas include no proper clinic in manyama community which is lumwana mining area,over population in Mushitala community near Kansanshi mine in solwezi district,water challenges in kabwela community which is just a few […]

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Our natural Resources, Our future Extraction for All , putting local communities first

Dorcas kamangala /YAD/SOLWEZI/North western /9th , may, 2018 NORTH WESTERN PROVINCE 2nd PROVINCIAL MINING INDABA 9th_ MAY ,2018 We are here at floriana lodge attending the 2nd provincial mning indaba and we have the following people chief mumena ,chief kasempa , permanent secretary honourable Ephraim Mateo , our councillor honourable […]

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The illegal mining of Uranium

/ Grace Kanyenda/Beats FM Radio/08.05.18/ Solwezi North Western Province, Zambia. The illegal mining of Uranium by Kansanshi mining PLC in Solwezi district has been a concern by communities hosting the mine. Bench Marks Foundation experts from South Africa last year did a test in Kabwela area, a community near the […]

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