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Some Kitwe boarding houses being used as sex dens-YWCA

  THE Copperbelt Young Women Christian Association (YWCA) has described some boarding houses in Kitwe as sex dens and called on the Kitwe City Council (KCC) to shut down outlets which are allowing both female and male students to share...

Government closes Nursing School due to poor education standards

Health Minister Joseph Kasonde says the Western School of Nursing in Livingstone will remain closed following the institution’s failure to improve education standards. Dr Kasonde said his ministry approved the recommendation by the General Nursing Council (GNC) that the...

Government procures 160 ambulances

GOVERNMENT has procured 160 basic life support ambulances at a cost over of K420 million to help in emergency cases. The ambulances which are equipped with basic life support equipment for pre-hospital care would be distributed to health facilities around...

We have measures in place to prevent illegal abortions-Deputy Health Minister

GOVERNMENT says it has put in place a mechanism to monitor clinics in the country to prevent them from conducting illegal abortions, health deputy minister Patrick Chikusu has said. Dr Chikusu said his ministry was saddened by continued reports of...

Zambia still spending little to tackling malnutrition-CSO-SUN

The Civil Society Scaling up Nutrition (CSO-SUN) has observed that there is no change in provision to direct nutrition interventions in the 2014 national budget. CSO-SUN National Cordinator William Chilufya observed that direct nutrition interventionsin the 2014 national budget still...

Government allocates more funds to nursing schools

Government has released a sum of K800, 3300 for infrastructural development at both Chilonga and Kasama School of Nursing in Muchinga and Northern provinces respectively. Health Minister, Joseph Kasonde, says the allocation of funds to the two Nursing Schools will...

Mopani sulphur-dioxide emissions cause Mufulira District Commissioner to collapse

MUFULIRA District Commissioner (DC) Beatrice Mithi was on Tuesday left requiring the services of an oxygen machine when she collapsed after allegedly inhaling the highly-toxic sulphur-dioxide emission by Mopani Copper Mines (MCM). Ms Mithi who is asthmatic, fainted soon after...

Dr. Kaseba pledges her Frontline Leaders award to stakeholders

First lady Christine Kaseba says she is humbled to be awarded with the Frontline Leaders award at the Global Business Coalition.Dr Kaseba stated that it is an honour to be awarded with the Frontline Leaders award for spearheading programmes...

Dr Kaseba arrives in Johannesburg for Frontline Heroes Award

First Lady, Christine Kaseba, has arrived in Johannesburg, South Africa, where she will be honoured with a Frontline Heroes award for her exemplary contributions to the health sector at the GBC Health Africa regional conference. The conference serves as a...

Creation of a social health insurance scheme for the formal sector employees advance

GOVERNMENT through the ministry of Health has advanced plans of creating a social health insurance scheme for the formal sector employees. Ministry of Health deputy director Technical Support Services Henry Kansembe said the government wanted to set up the scheme...

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