Rural News

Some pupils at Hatontola Basic School in Monze District are learning under a tree due to inadequate classrooms . And 1,200 farmers from 37 agriculture cooperatives in Monze District have been trained in bee-keeping aimed…

A traditional leader in Mumbwa district has petitioned government to scrap the witchcraft act from the laws of the country. Village Headman Chalobesa told the Legal and Justice Reform Commission sitting in Mumbwa that the…

Luapula Province Permanent Secretary Boniface Chimbwali says Sunbird Bioenergy Africa will support farmers in Kawambwa district to grow cassava for the extraction of ethanol. Mr. Chimbwali said ethanol is a clean source of energy that…

Government has been urged to compel all traditional establishments across the country to submit data of family trees to the house of chiefs in order to address succession disputes. Benny Musonda, 52, of 75 Independence…

A 10 year old girl of Mulundu Chipalo village in Chief Chipalo of Luwingu district in the Northern Province has gone missing. Mother to the child Bertha Musonda, told ZANIS that her daughter went missing…

A civil servant in Chavuma district in North-western Province is feared dead after he drowned in the Zambezi River yesterday. The victim who was an Assistant Forestry Officer is alleged to have been drunk at…

Concerned Villagers in Nadongo area in Moomba ward have called for concerted efforts in monitoring of teachers to improve standards of education in the country. Village Headman Mozelly Halwiindi noted that the ministry of education…

A Police Patrol vehicle has been stoned by alleged Barotse activists after three Barotse activists appeared in the Mongu High Court for publicizing false information likely to cause panic and fear in people Western Provincial…

Northern province permanent secretary Hlobotha Nkunika says he is impressed with the works being done by Northern Coffee Corporation Limited (NCCL) on its four estates in the region. Mr Nkunika was speaking yesterday when he…