More than 80 trucks coming from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) going to South Africa are currently stranded at Kazungula Border on the Zambian side because authorities from Botswana..
A recent study has shown that the Zambian health system would save up to $611,046 per year if each woman treated for a complication of unsafe abortion had instead accessed..
THE Ministry of Health has advised the public against unnecessary handshakes in the wake of an outbreak of Ebola in West Africa. Ministry of Health acting spokesperson Denis Mulenga said..
Northern Province Provincial Registrar John Chola has implored parents to obtain birth certificates for their children as it is a child’s right. He noted that birth registration is vital as..
Government has urged the Zambia Police service personnel go for Voluntary Counselling and Testing (VCT) for them to know their HIV/AIDS status so that they can plan their lives. Kitwe..
EXPECTANT mothers in Chief Nabwalya’s area are shunning Nabwalya Health Centre and delivering at home because there is only one qualified male midwife at the health facility. This came to..
THE Ministry of Health on the Copperbelt has set Masala Clinic in Ndola as the quarantine centre for Ebola in an event that a case of the disease was recorded..
A 3 month old baby of Fungu village in Chipili district named Justine Nkunta junior has died after allegedly being given kachasu, a highly potent local alcoholic beverage, by his..
Health Minister, Joseph Kasonde, has urged members of staff at Livingstone General Hospital to be mindful of their attitudes towards clients and advised them to be respectful and courteous as..
GOVERNMENT has given Southern Province five ambulances equipped with advanced life support equipment for pre-hospital care to be provided by trained personnel while a patient is being taken to hospital…
The Kaputa District AIDS Task Force (DATF) says there is a shortage of female condoms in the district. ZANIS reports from Kaputa that District AIDS Coordination Advisor (DACA) Charity Mulubwa..
Kabungo Yanick Mulumba, a resident of Maamba, Zambia, a graduate of St. Canisius High School, and now a senior at Harvard University in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, is one of forty..
The opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) has appealed to the government to implement the International Health Regulations (IHR) as guided by the World Health Organization (WHO) in a..
Government says it has stepped up surveillance controls in all major points of entry to detect any signs and symptoms of the Ebola disease. Health minister Joseph Kasonde says the..
Community Development Minister Emerine Kabanshi says government is keen to see many men undergo circumcision to lessen the increasing rate of HIV/AIDS. Speaking in Lusaka during a Media breakfast, Ms…