9.5 C
Alba Iulia
Thursday, May 28, 2020

Govt donates medical equipment, lab to Kakwiya rural health centre.

Health Govt donates medical equipment, lab to Kakwiya rural health centre.

Government  has donated  mediacl equipment and a laboratory worth K63 m to Kakwiya Rural Health Centre in Petauke.

District Director of Health, Kennedy Kabuswe, confirmed the development to ZANIS in
Petauke today.

Dr. Kabuswe said the centre, which was more than 25 kilometres away from the Boma,
did not have laboratory equipment for a long time now.

He said due to lack of equipment, most patients were traveling to the District
Hospital to acquire laboratory services and that caused congestion at the health

Dr. Kabuswe appealed to management at Kakwiya Rural Health Centre to guard the
equipment jealously.

He said  the community at Kakwiya had suffered for a long time hence the need for
them to utilize to the fullest the services that were available.

[Read 42 times, 1 reads today]


  1. I hope am not going crazy, but i cannot believe what am reading about Zambia. How can a govt “donate” to a rural health centre. So, whose primarily responsible for doing that job? Or, what’s the primary job of this govt?
    If tax payers’ money is used to purchase public goods and a politician who is paid to deliver those services delivers them, does that make it a donation? There are many ways of making political gains but this is a cheap, dastardly one.

Comments are closed.

- Advertisement -

Latest News

Zimbabwe deports arrested Zambian Fishermen after one of them Tests Positive for COVID-19

Nine Zambian fishermen who were arrested for illegal fishing on the Zimbabwean side of Lake Kariba have been deported...

President Lungu expected in North Western Province for a 3 days working visit

PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu is today expected in North Western Province for a three-day working visit under the new normal. The President is expected to...

During Covid19 President Lungu needs to dispatch those who act against national interest

By Jack Nyoni By now, few Zambians will not have heard of Lusaka-based businessman Valden Findlay. He has been in and out of...

Zambia confirms it will pay French firm US$ 5 million for debt advisory services

Secretary to the Treasury Fredson Yamba has picked French company, Lazard Freres, to provide advisory services regarding liability management for its debt portfolio. Mr Yamba...

Kenya Defender Mohammed Praises Nkana’s Management

Kenya international defender Musa Mohammed says Nkana is run at a very professional level. Mohammed joined the record 12-time champions from Nairobi giants Gor Mahia...

More Articles In This Category

- Advertisement -
[Read 25 times, 1 reads today]