The Zambia Flying Doctor Services will soon procure two air crafts to further improve health service delivery. Zambia flying Doctor Services Executive Director Fabian Kabulubu said the acquisition of the two air crafts will help…

Sex offences top at Mwembeshi prison

Most prisoners serving jail sentences at Mwembeshi maximum security prison were convicted of defilement and other sexual offences. ZANIS reports that authorities at the maximum security prison disclosed this to the Legal and Justice Sector…

Government has called in traditional leadership to mobilise their constituents in taking a critical role of sensitizing the communities on the effects of tuberculosis. Officiating at today’s World TB Day commemoration held at Mangango Mission…

Government is saddened that a lot of people have died of renal failure due to lack of dialysis machines in hospitals. Copperbelt Minister Mwenya Musenge said this when he visited Ndola Central Hospital (NCH) to…

Pretoria, (WEDNESDAY, 11th March 2015) — Doctors attending to His Excellency Mr. Edgar Chagwa Lungu, President of the Republic of Zambia who fell ill on March 8, 2015, have announced that after carrying out four…

Zambia will in September this year conduct its first ever kidney transplant surgical operation. This will be made possible through a skills transfer partnership entered into between a United Kingdom based charity Transplant Links Community…

GOVERNMENT will this year construct a hospital in Lusaka West to decongest the University Teaching Hospital (UTH), Minister of Health Joseph Kasonde has said. Dr Kasonde said at a press briefing in Lusaka yesterday that…

The University Teaching Hospital (UTH) has completed installing anaesthetic machines in its 18 theatres. UTH Assistant Public Relations Manager Natalie Mashikolo explained that only 18 anaesthetic machines have been installed out of the 20 that…

Zambia has recorded an increase in the fertility rate currently standing at 5.2 percent children per woman. Meanwhile, the rate of increase in fertility has raised concern among members of the medical fraternity. Ndola Central…