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The National Quality for Education in Zambia -NAQEZ- has appealed to President Hakainde Hichilema to quickly intervene in the issue of upgrading thousands of teachers in new and rightful salary scales and confirming others in substantive positions. Speaking in a statement availed to Mafken FM radio, NAQEZ-Executive Director Aaron Chansa has called for a policy […]

Electoral Expert Macdonald Chipenzi has disagreed with the European Union Election Observation Mission’s recommendation to do away with the Grade 12 academic qualification for one to aspire for elective political position. Mr. Chipenzi says with the decentralization process is at its peak and having Councilors, mayors council chairpersons, Members of Parliament, Ministers and Presidents who […]

Lecturers and other Academic Staff at the Copperbelt University CBU in kitwe have finally been paid their delayed two months salaries.Copperbelt University Academics Union CBU AU General Secretary Willie Ngosa has confirmed the development to Diamond News today.Mr. Ngosa says the CBU staff received their delayed December salaries last Thursday.The lecturers who last week threatened […]

The National Action for Quality Education in Zambian NAQEZ is shocked that the Anti -Corruption Commission ACC is unmoved by grave corruption allegations against the Teaching Service Commission. The allegations have been made by the General Secretary of Professional Teachers Union of Zambian Kangwa Musenga. Mr. Musenge has accused members of the commission of allegedly […]

A former council tavern in Mufulira that has been turned into a school, but was last week shut by the council has been reopened. The re-opening of the school has raised eyebrows from a certain section of members of the public who have branded the institution as a PF Command centre. The concerned residents spoken […]

The opposition Peoples Alliance for Change PAC has added its voice to those calling for the immediate release of a University of Zambia UNZA student who has been in detention since November 18th 2020. Tom Matomola was arrested on the 18th of November, 2020 following his lone protest in his boxer shorts carrying a placard […]

Various stakeholders have continued airing out their concerns on the decision by University of Zambia UNZA management to bar Over Two Thousand Seven Hundred students from writing their exams.Opposition Socialist Party Copper belt spokesperson Joseph Kangwa has told Mafken FM Radio that the affected students should be accorded the opportunity to sit for exams.Mr. Kangwa […]

The National Action for Quality Education in Zambia has urged the Government to allow all University of Zambia UNZA students who have not paid their tuition fees in full be allowed to sit for exams.Organizations Executive Director Aaron Chansa has told Mafken FM Radio that the move by Unza management to stop students from sitting […]