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COVID-19 cases rise to 36, with 25 cases imported while 9 contracted locally

Zambia has recorded one more laboratory confirmed case of coronavirus in the last 24 hours, bringing the total number of cases to 36. Minister of Health Chitalu Chilufya revealed that the new case involves an adult male who travelled to...

Zambia adds one more case to its COVID-19 numbers, only one patient is severely ill

Health Minister Dr. Chitalu Chilufya has announced that Zambia has only recorded one COVID-19 case in the last 24:hrs bringing the total number of positive cases to 29. “In the last 24 hrs Zambia has recorded one new case of...

Will Africa see an exponential rise in Covid 19 cases during the winter season

As countries in the northern hemisphere hard hit by the novel corona virus cling to the hope that warmer weather will bring about a relief and a slowing down of the pandemic , what do the coming winter months...

Huawei donates Intelligent Temperature Measurement Equipment to help fight Corona Virus

Huawei Technologies Zambia has donated Intelligent Temperature Measurement Equipment for Access Control worth K500,000 to the Ministry of Health. Speaking during a briefing held in Lusaka, Huawei Technologies Managing Director, Anthony Yu said national health is everyone’s concern and the...

Huajian Group of China Donates Medical Supplies to Zambia’s Covid19 Fight

The Consulate General of the Republic of Zambia has received medical supplies worth US$38,000 from Huajian Group of China as a donation to help in the fight against Covid19. The medical supplies are expected to be delivered in Lusaka by...

Corona virus ,maids ,waiters and gardeners

Dear Editor, I’m aware Covid-19 has become rhetoric the world over, I shall however add my small voice. It is now apparent that this virus is mostly affecting cross-border travelers, and this means the well-off in society. The most...

Adhere to Smoking Ban, Former Minister of Health Boniface Kawimbe Reminds the Public

Former Minister of Health Boniface Kawimbe has reminded members of the general public to adhere to the smoking ban, by not smoking in public places. Dr Kawimbe says people who smoke must take responsibility by smoking only in designated places...

Church pledges adherence to Coronavirus preventive measures

The clergy in Northern Province has welcomed the prevention measures introduced by government in the wake of the Coronavirus. Speaking to ZANIS in separate interviews, leaders from the Council of Churches in Zambia (CCZ) and Pastors’ Fellowship said...

In 15 Days, Coronavirus Turns PANDEMIC from Epidemic

By Parkie Mbozi A WEEK ago, on 11 March, the World Health Orgnisation (WHO) declared the Coronavirus (code-named COVID-19) a “pandemic”. That was precisely 15 days since I published my first article (on 27 February) on the disease titled,...

UTH cancels patient visiting hours

The University Teaching Hospital (UTH) has with immediate effect cancelled all patient visitations at the institution to prevent possible transmission of Coronavirus(COVID-19). UTH Clinical Care and Diagnostic Services Director, Alex Mukupa says hospitals are places of highly infectious environments, hence...

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One Death of COVID-19 case recorded in Zambia, three new cases detected

Zambia has recorded its first death from the Coronavirus, with 3 new cases in the last 24 hours, bringing...

Micho: Money Can’t Buy My Chipolopolo Dreams

Chipolopolo coach Milutin 'Micho' Sredojevic says it is not a down-grade to accept the Zambia job with less money after coming from two high...

ECZ awards 16 million dollar 2021 Biometric Voter Registration contract to Smartmatic

The Electoral Commission of Zambia has awarded a 16 million US dollar contract to a company called Smartmatic International Holdings BV to run a...

ZRA Tax Compliance Visits to Media Houses Worries Stakeholders

The decision by the Zambia Revenue Authority to commence Tax Compliance visits at media houses has worried some stakeholders. On Monday, ZRA through its Acting...

Rev. Pukuta Mwanza dies

Former Executive Director of the Evangelical Fellowship of Zambia (EFZ), Rev. Pukuta Mwanza has died. Rev Mwanza died at Forest Park Hospital in Lusaka. Rev. Mwanza’s...
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