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Friday, July 10, 2020

Health

Zambia still having challenges at first and second level hospitals

Government says the health sector will continue to experience imbalances if the services provided at primary health levels are not supported by specialist treatment at the second and third level hospitals. Minister of Health Joseph Kasonde said although the country...

Hospital management refutes claims of only one Doctor on call

Management at Arthur Davison Children’s Hospital (ADH) has disputed allegations that only one Doctor is assigned to cover the entire weekend on call. ZANIS Ndola reports that ADH Executive Director Sam Phiri refuted the allegations which were published by...

Mkushi residents accuse health workers of being lazy, rude, and incompetent

A number of Mkushi residents yesterday protested against the health workers in the district., prompted by Health Deputy minister Patrick Chikusu ‘s an unexpected visit to the District Hospital in the area. The irate residents demanded that Dr Chikusu addresses...

Male and Female students Serenje’s share hostels at Chitambo School of Nursing

Deputy Minister of Health, Patrick Chikusu, says he is shocked to learn that male and female students share the same hostel at Serenje’s Chitambo School of Nursing. Dr Chikusu said it is not right for both male and female students...

Patient who was neglected for 5 days at a hospital in Mazabuka dies

A 52 – year - old patient who was left unattended to by Management at Mazabuka district hospital for a period of five days has died. Benson Mwiinga a resident of Chaanga Chaanga area in Mazabuka township died last night...

Majority of condoms sold in Zambia are fake-CYCORP

CYCORP, a firm that specializes in issues of intellectual property has disclosed that the majority of condoms sold on the Zambian market are fake. “This is really sad and the saddest part is that the most popular brands in Zambia...

Speeding motorist kills 4 year old boy in Lusaka

A 4 years old boy died on the spot after he was hit by a motor vehicle in Lusaka. Police Spokesperson Elizabeth Kanjela confirmed the incident in the statement in Lusaka , yesterday. The accident occurred on January 15, 2013 around...

RTSA saddened by death of 9 people in yesterday’s road mishap

Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Zindaba Soko has expressed sadness at the death of nine people who perished on the spot in Kapiri Mposhi in a road accident yesterday. The accident occurred after a Marcopolo...

Cholera remains stubborn in Nchelenge

Luapula province has continued to be the only province where cholera has not been contained since it broke out last year. Ministry of Health Spokesperson Kamoto Mbewe has announced that one death was reported at Kapambwe health facility in Nchelenge...

Medical Doctor commits suicide by jumping off from the 5th floor of ZSIC building in Ndola

A medical doctor in Ndola has allegedly committed suicide by jumping off from the Zambia State Insurance Corporation (ZSIC) owned Premium plaza in Kansenshi residential area. Copperbelt Province Police Commissioner Mary Tembo confirmed the incidence incident to ZANIS today in...
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