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New Covid Cases Continue trending down, 544 new cases recorded in last 24 hours

Zambia has in the last 24 hours recorded 544 new confirmed COVID-19 cases out of 4,318 tests conducted. And the country has recorded 22 new COVID-19 related deaths in the last 24 hours, which have been classified as 18...

Doctors Association welcome more COVID-19 vaccines

The Resident Doctors Association of Zambia have welcomed the arrival of more COVID-19 vaccines in the country. The Association is optimistic that the 151, 200 doses of the Johnson and Johnson vaccine which arrived in the country yesterday will reach...

Johnson and Johnson vaccines arrive

The 151, 200 doses of the Johnson and Johnson vaccine have today arrived in the country Zambia. The vaccines are from the United States of America donated to Zambia under the COVAX facility as part of its global...

COVID-19 has put pressure on health care system-Ministry of Health PS

Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary for Technical Services Kennedy Malama says the third wave of the COVID-19 has stretched the health care system in the country to the limit. Dr Malama was gratified to note the reduction of hospitalization...

Health PS lauds Covid-19 frontline workers for dedication

Government has commended multi-sectoral response teams countrywide for their gallantry in the fight against the Covid-19 pandemic. Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary for Technical Services, Kennedy Malama has applauded the teams, which include health care workers and other frontline personnel...

Ministry of Health says it is determined to flatten the COVID-19 curve

Ministry of Health says it is determined to maintain the recent downward trend and flatten the third wave curve after it recently recorded a reduction in hospital admissions for the first time in days. Government yesterday reiterated directives...

Zambia Receives the 228,000 doses of AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine from the COVAX Facility donated by the French government

The Ministry of Health has begun winding down on the administration of dose one of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine starting with Lusaka, in order to allow citizens that are due for the second dose to have access and achieve...

Levy Mwanawasa University launches a five year strategic plan

Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary for Technical Services, Kennedy Malama says Levy Mwanawasa Medical University(LMMU) should be a center of excellence in health care delivery, training and research following the launch of its five-year strategic plan. Dr. Malama said the...

Chilanga residents flock in large numbers to get vaccinated against Covid-19

Chilanga residents in Lusaka province have turned up in large numbers to receive the first dose of AstraZeneca vaccine. A spot check by ZANIS at Chilanga clinic yesterday revealed long queues of people waiting to receive the first dose of...

CB targets to vaccinate 80% population against Covid-19

Copperbelt Province Health Director Robert Zulu has disclosed that the region is targeting 80 percent of the eligible population to be vaccinated against the coronavirus (Covid-19). Dr. Zulu said all the people that are eligible should not panic as...

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HH’s North Western Province Rally in Pictures

United Party for National Development (UPND) Presidential Candidate Hakainda Hichilema held rallies over the weekend North Western Province where...