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Government warns Health Practitioners Mistreating Patients

The government has warned of taking stern action against health practitioners engaging in professional misconduct and bad attitude towards clients seeking health care services in both public and private health facilities. Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary for Technical Services, Kennedy...

Zambia is on the verge of attaining Key milestones on Malaria, HIV/AIDS and TB-Dr Chilufya

Health Minister Dr Chitalu Chilufya says the country is on the verge of attaining goals of eliminating Malaria, attaining epidemic control of HIV/AIDS and reducing TB incidence rate by 2021. Dr. Chilufya says the country is already in the pre-elimination...

India Donated Medical Drugs to Zambia as part of the $2 million pledge

  The Government of the Republic of India has donated essential medicines to the Ministry of Health. The donation is part of the total pledge of US$2, 000,000 worth of medicines following the State visit to Zambia by Indian President Ram...

Help with the Prevention and fight against Cholera-Malama

The government has challenged members of the public to take center stage in the prevention and fight against cholera, in the wake of the rainy season. Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary in Charge of Technical Services Kennedy Malama, says key...

Zambia Medical Association commends Government on bold decision on cultivation of Marijuana

The Zambia Medical Association has commended government for the bold and innovative decision it has taken to allow cultivation, processing and exporting of cannabis for economic and medicinal purposes. Dr Samson Chisele, the Association President said the association has in...

Global Fund increases Zambia’s allocation by 36 million US dollars

The Global Fund has increased Zambia’s allocation by 36 million US dollars towards the strengthening of malaria elimination and HIV/AIDS epidemic control. Health Minister Dr Chitalu Chilufya says government has prioritized global health diplomacy in health systems strengthening. Dr Chilufya said...

New HIV infections among adults have reduced by 9-Health Minister

Health Minister Chitalu Chilufya says new HIV infections among adults have reduced by 9 percent between 2010 and 2018. Dr Chilufya, however, says the reduction is too slow to achieve the 2020 targets of reducing New infections by 75 percent. And...

National Health Insurance Management assessing health centres for possible accreditation

The National Health Insurance Management Authority is assessing health facilities countrywide for possible accreditation as health care providers under the National Health Insurance Scheme. Speaking when members from the authority paid a courtesy call on Acting Kalabo District Administrative Officer...

Only 1,858 of the 9,000 people living with HIV/AIDS in Shang’ombo District, are ARV drugs

Only 1,858 of the 9,000 people living with HIV/AIDS in Shang’ombo District, are on Anti-Retro Viral -ARV- therapy. Shang’ombo Acting District Commissioner, Mwendabai Muyunda has disclosed during the commemoration of this year’s World AIDS day, which fell yesterday, December 1. Mr...

HPCZ discontinues training at Conquerous Institute In Solwezi

The Health Professions Council of Zambia has with immediate effect discontinued training in Environmental Health and Clinical Medicine at Conquerous Institute-The Institute of Health Sciences in Solwezi, North-western Province. HPCZ Registrar and Chief Executive Bwembya Bwalya said this was upon...

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Zesco United coach George Lwandamina says the onus is on his team get their first Group...

140 Chingola Residents rushed health centers after their houses were spread with unknown chemicals

About 140 residents of Chingola were this morning rushed to various health centers across the district after their houses were last night spread with...

Government urged to unlock the water channels leading to Lunga District.

The Civil Society Scaling Up Nutrition Alliance has urged the government to provide financial support to the Lunga District Administration to start unlocking the...

Kamba reacts angrily to media reports questioning his source of funding for his Mansion in New Kasama.

PF Lusaka Province Secretary Kennedy Kamba has reacted angrily to media reports questioning his source of funding for the mansion he has built in...

Government has released K 4 Million towards the construction of the 113 kilometre Musaila-Lubwe Kasaba road

Government has released K 4 Million towards the construction of the 113 kilometre Musaila-Lubwe Kasaba road in Luapula Province. Housing and Infrastructure Development Minister Vincent...
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