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Travellers to Zambia to be required to Produce a Negative COVID-19 Certificate

Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary for Technical Services Kennedy Malama has advised people travelling into Zambia to obtain COVID-19 certification proving they are negative. Dr. Malama says despite presenting a certificate, the ministry will also repeat the covid-19 test...

Anglo American Sued on Behalf of Children and Women Poisoned by the World’s Biggest Toxic Lead Mine

https://youtu.be/qDBmjDpwMu0 Lawyers from Mbuyisa Moleele and Leigh Day today announced that a class action lawsuit has been filed against Anglo American South Africa Limited (“AASA”), a subsidiary of London-headquartered multinational mining company Anglo American Plc (LSE: AAL, JSE: AGL), in...

Government to cautiously lift COVID-19 prevention measures – MOH

Government has cautiously lifted a number of COVID-19 prevention interventions among them being the staged re-opening of schools, with examination classes opening first. Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary in charge of Technical Services, Kennedy Malama says the rationale behind...

COVID-19 is here to stay, just learn to live with it – Canisius Banda

Dr Canisius Banda says people should begin adjusting to live with the novel Coronavirus just like they have adjusted to other diseases because, in his view, COVID-19 is here to stay. And Banda says much of Zambia is shielded from...

UNFPA donate sanitary kits to 1,350 women

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) says empowering women and girls with life skills will help reduce cases of gender based violence (GBV) in Zambia. UNFPA Gender Analyst Womba Mayondi notes that women and girls in the country need social...

First ever eye clinic opened in Kaputa

Kaputa District has opened its first ever eye clinic at Kaputa District hospital with funding from Onesight, a non-governmental organization specialized in providing eye services. And speaking during the launch of the clinic, Kaputa District Commission Ernest Bwalya expressed happiness...

Netherlands gives Zambia 18 million Euros for reproductive health

The Netherlands has given 18 million Euros to the International Organisation for Migration (IOM) for continued implementation of the Sexual Reproductive Health Rights and HIV activities in six countries, including Zambia. The money has been provided under the “SRHR-HIV Knows...

Adhere to COVID-19 precautions, schools urged – PS

Copperbelt Province Permanent Secretary, Bright Nundwe has urged all schools across the province to strictly adhere to COVID-19 guidelines. Mr. Nundwe told the media in a statement that all school head teachers need to take serious precaution against the pandemic. He...

Hand hygiene facilities, critical to tackling COVID-19 – Council

Chililabombwe District Commissioner Roy Ngosa has called for a multi-sectoral approach aimed at ensuring that hand hygiene facilities are made available and accessible by all members of society. Speaking when he officiated at the Global Hand-Washing Day (GHD) commemoration held...

53 COVID-19 cases recorded in the last 24 hours

The COVID-19 pandemic continues to affect many populations leaving a trail of over one million deaths in its wake since December 2019. Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary for Technical Services, Kennedy Malama, has stated that the varied epidemiology in different...
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Travellers to Zambia to be required to Produce a Negative COVID-19 Certificate

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