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Free Lead Screening and Treatment for Children Impacted by Lead Poisoning in Kabwe Begins

The Zambia Mining and Environmental Remediation and Improvement Project has commenced free Lead screening and treatment for children impacted by Lead in Kabwe. ZMERIP National Project Coordinator, Gideon Ndalama explained that the Project is using the door to door approach...

Why you are as healthy as your internal age

How Healthy Living Can Reduce Internal Age and Disease Risk https://youtu.be/btSLFBbLG20 Why improving your Internal age really matters Heart attacks, strokes and sudden deaths are becoming increasingly common in Zambia and other developing countries. In fact, one of the most disturbing trends...

Austrian government approves a soft financing facility of up to 6.8 million euros to upgrade UTH cancer center

The Austrian government has approved a soft financing facility of up to 6.8 million euros or K138.5 million to upgrade the aging cancer center at the University Teaching Hospitals, UTH. This comes after protracted discussions and negotiations between the Zambian...

UK envoy praises Lusambo for his fight against Covid-19

UK High Commissioner to Zambia Nicholas Woolley has commended Lusaka Province Minister Bowman Lusambo for his passionate fight against Covid-19. Mr Woolley said Mr Lusambo’s spirited fight against Covid-19 provided strong leadership which was required following the outbreak of the...

President Lungu Explains Delays in Constructing Mini-Hospitals

President Edgar Lungu says works to construct the 108 mini-hospitals in some selected districts, have delayed because the two contractors building the facilities are still working in other parts of the country. President Lungu says government has had to wait...

Zambia Medicines Regulatory Authority Names Fake Sanitisers and Disinfectants

The Zambia Medicines Regulatory Authority has recalled Out of Specification Alcohol-Based Hand Sanitisers and Disinfectants that do not conform to recommended specifications. The recall has been necessitated by the results of analysis and testing of sampled Alcohol-Based Hand Sanitisers and...

Number of people dying from the Coronavirus pandemic in Zambia could be higher than being reported

The number of people dying from the Coronavirus pandemic in Zambia could be higher than being reported by the Health Authorities, according to the United States Embassy in Zambia. David Young, the USA Chargé d’Affaires, at the US Embassy...

Japanese government happy with the transparent manner in which Zambia is managing COVID-19 information.

The Japanese government says it is impressed with the transparent manner in which Zambia is managing COVID-19 information. Japanese Ambassador to Zambia, Ryuta Mizuuchi, says Zambia has been outstanding in providing COVID-19 information to the public compared to other countries. Mr....

3 COVID-19 Deaths Reported as Ministers Dora Siliya and Chitalu Chilufya Now Test Negative for COVID-19

Three deaths related to the COVID-19 pandemic have been recorded in Zambia in the last seven days bringing the total number of deaths to 10. Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary for Administration Kakulubelwa Mulalelo has also announced that a total...

Producers and Processors of GMO Food Urged to adhere to biosafety and food safety standards.

The National Bio-Safety Authority has urged producers and processors of genetically modified food products to adhere to biosafety and food safety standards. The NBA oversees the aspect of regulating genetically modified organisms or products of GMOs such as food, feed,...

Latest News

Condemnation of UPND Cadres continues to pour in

Some senior citizens in Kafue district, that include the physically challenged have condemned in strongest terms the strange behavior...

Lusaka PF Youth Chair Calls for Peace, We will follow President’s Directive to be peaceful

Patriotic Front PF Lusaka District Youth Chairperson Clifford Bwalya has urged youths in the country to maintain the peace that the country enjoys. Mr. Bwalya...

Economics Association of Zambia Says Zambia’s Economy has performed better than anticipated

Zambia’s Economic performance in the first half of the year has been rated positively. The Economics Association of Zambia(EAZ) says the country’s economy has performed...

Citizens urged to maintain Zambia’s unity and not allow politicians to divide them

A clergyman has urged citizens to maintain the country’s unity and not allow politicians to divide them. Bible Gospel Church in Africa Presiding Bishop Peter...

Damiano Consulting Over FIFA Threat

Damiano Mutale is consulting with his legal representatives over FIFA's threat to ban FAZ due to third party interference in the running of football...
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