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President Lungu holds special Cabinet Meeting, weddings and funerals to be limited to 50 people

President Edgar Lungu this morning held a special Cabinet meeting with a selected group of cabinet ministers at State House. The special Cabinet meeting was held to get an update on the impact of the Covid-19. And Cabinet has resolved to...

Chilanga MP Maria Langa condemns UPND cadres for attacking people with disabilities

Chilanga Member of Parliament Maria Langa has appealed to leaders to accommodate and engage senior citizens through dialogue and not violence. Ms. Langa says opposition political party leaders, who aspire to lead the country one day, must be welcoming to...

Minister of Local Government leads team to sanitize entire millennium bus station

Minister of Local Government Charles Banda yesterday led a team who conducted a sanitising exercise for flash mini buses and the entire millennium bus station. Dr Banda who conducted the exercise in collaboration with management at the bus station said...

Prince Charles tests positive for coronavirus

Prince Charles, 71, is displaying mild symptoms "but otherwise remains in good health", a spokesman said, adding that the Duchess of Cornwall, 72, has been tested but does not have the virus. Both Charles and Camilla are now self-isolating at...

Zambia Bureau of Standards concerned with fake sanitizers on the market

The Zambia Bureau of Standards has noted with great concern the number of manufacturers and individuals asserting that their sanitizers are ZABS certified and approved in a bid to sell to unsuspecting members of the public. As the demand for...

Andyford Banda distributes hand wash basins to marketeers

Peoples Alliance for Change President Andyford Banda has distributed hand wash basins to marketeers in Bauleni Compound and Woodlands as well as to Taxi Drivers at Chilenje main Bus Station Taxi Rank in a bid to help curb the...

Heed to COVID-19 preventive measures-Siliya

Minister of Information and Broadcasting Services Dora Siliya has advised the general citizenry to abide by the guidelines stipulated by the Ministry of Health in order to avoid transmission of the COVID-19. Ms Siliya says citizens should wash their hands...

Jack Ma Foundation donates Coronavirus Testing Kit to Zambia

Zambia is today expected to receive the COVID-19 testing kits, masks and medical-use protective suits from the Jack Ma Foundation. Zambia's Ambassador to Ethiopia and Permanent Representative to the African Union, His Excellency Emmanuel Mwamba has disclosed that Zambia has...

Stakeholders pledge significant material support to the relocation of street kids project

Stakeholders in Kitwe have pledged significant material support to the relocation of street kids project. Institutions that announced their pledges during the resource mobilisation meeting today in the Mayor's parlour include Stanbic Kitwe Branch (70 blankets), and Mpongwe Milling company...

Embed good morals in pupils-schools implored

The Ministry of National Guidance and Religious Affairs has commended the Living Water Baptist Church in Kabanana area of Lusaka, for erecting a school that will not only provide education but instill morals and values in children. Minister of National...

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Chef 187 releases video for Grammy Muchibemba

Chef 187 released the video for the song Grammy Muchibemba that is off his latest album Bon Appetit. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gHtoO-LLavA

Zambia asks proposals from banks on how to postpone its debt repayments

The Zambian government has asked banks for proposals on reorganizing as much as $11.2 billion of foreign debt as its debt-service costs rise and...

Covid-19 grounds Mahogany Air

Mahogany Air has announced it has suspended all flights from 30th March to 30th April 2020 in response to the Coronavirus control measures and...

Standard Chartered to commit $1 billion of financing for companies to help COVID-19

Standard Chartered has announced it will commit US$1 billion of financing for companies that provide goods and services to help the fight against Covid-19,...

Defiant Bar Owners in Solwezi District have been arrested

A joint team of health inspectors from the Solwezi municipal council, council and Zambia police officers have apprehended eight bar owners who defied...
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