Rural News

Three people of the same family have died in Kalabo District Hospital after eating suspected poisonous mushrooms. Officer –in-Charge David Kabongo who confirmed the development to ZANIS explained that a six-year-old child was brought in…

A 50 –year- old man of Kaombwe village in Nakonde District of Muchinga Province has been sentenced to three years imprisonment with hard labour on charges of having sex with a goat. Particulars of the…

Medical practitioners in Kalabo District have expressed concern over the increased cases of abortions involving school girls. Kalabo district Hospital records over 30 cases of abortions involving school girls every month. Medical Officer- in- Charge…

Authorities at Chileshe Mwamba Primary School in Kasama district have appealed to government to create adequate learning space for the over 600 children who are sharing two classrooms. Chileshe Mwamba PTA vice chairman David Chishimba…

A Civic Leader in Luano District’s Chief Chembe’s area has called for urgent measures to curb the threat posed by crocodiles to village communities that are along the Lunsemfwa River. Mwalala Ward Councilor Benford Katiti(PF)…

A 47 year old man is nursing serious injuries in Nsama Rural Health Center after being attacked by a crocodile. The victim, Jonas Mwenya of Kepiki village in Nsama who also confirmed the incident said…

Fuel shortage has continued in Mongu District of Western Province with vehicles queuing up for the commodity as early as 06:00 hours. A ZANIS crew that rushed to PUMA filling Station found a queue of…

The Macha Hospital management says the hospital has run out of some essential drugs and other medical supplies. The Hospital’s Executive Director Abraham Mhango says the health institution was however waiting upon the Medical stores…