Some Mtendere residents in Lusaka have complained against people erecting chickens runs in the residential area.
One of the victim, Charity Nyendwa said it is becoming un bearable because some people rearing chickens in compounds which are producing unpleasant smell.
Ms Nyendwa, of House Number B524 /F Mtendere township told ZANIS in a walk in interview in Lusaka yesterday that the Lusaka City Council should come to the rescue of the people of Mtendere by correcting the situation.
She explained that her house B211/G is heavily affected due to the bad smell emanating from the chicken runs which has been erected just behind her backyard.
Ms Nyendwa said her tenants are now running away from her house due to the un bearable smell.
And Joseph Kalubwe of house Number C 521, said the un planned construction of chicken runs is a matter of concern by many residents in same area.
Ms Kalubwe called on the relevant authority to stiffen the law regarding the vice in order to prevent people from in hailing bad air as a result of un necessary chicken runs.
He said the situation need urgent attention adding that failure to regulate the matter, many residents will start getting diseases because of un caring people.
Meanwhile, effort to get a comment from Lusaka City Council Public relations Manager Mulunda Habeenzu proved futile by press time.