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Barotse Royal Establishment appeals to people in Western Province to adhere to the preventive measures outlined against COVID-19

The Barotse Royal Establishment (BRE) has appealed to the people in Western Province to be deliberate and adhere to the preventive measures outlined against COVID-19. Speaking at a press briefing at Namuso Kuta, BRE Prime Minister (Ngambela)...

60% of Kapiri Mposhi Village banking members default

Government has expressed concern with the high number of defaulters among the beneficiaries of the village banking programme in Kapiri Mposhi district. The village banking programme is a revolving soft loan facility being implemented in the district through...

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 the presidential directive banning bars from operating. Solwezi Municipal Council Assistant Public Relations Manager Esther...

Man in court for murdering his wife for alleged infidelity

A 32-year-old man of Itezhi Tezhi district, who is facing a charge of murdering his wife for alleged infidelity, has appeared in the magistrate’s court for mention. Justin Kachulwe, a farmer of Shikumbe village in chief Musungwa’s area in Itezhi...

Senanga Timber Processing Company closed after License expires, 200 workers lose jobs

The Senanga magistrate court has seized timber worth over K60, 000 from a timber processing centre belonging to a local businessman. The timber was seized because the business was allegedly operating without a trading license. The business, which was established...

Chinsali market traders want vendors out of streets

Traders at new Chinsali market have cried foul over the alleged failure by the local authority to control street vending in the district. The traders told the Zambia News and Information Services (ZANIS) in Chinsali yesterday that there...

Limulunga residents ignoring COVID 19 preventive measures

Limulunga residents have been urged to seriously take preventive measures against the deadly coronavirus in order to prevent the outbreak of the virus in the area. Limulunga District Commissioner Maurice Litula said in a speech read for...

Let’s Work As Team On Prevention Of COVID-19, MTC Urges Stakeholders In The District

Monze Town Council Secretary Benson Bweenje has called on stakeholders in the district to work as a team in complying to the besic information being given by experts and allowing only authorised officers to issue status information on the...

DMMU deploys officers to Kaputa

The Disaster Management and Mitigation Unit (DMMU) says officers have been deployed to deliver aid to the flood victims in Kaputa District in Northern Province. Speaking in an interview with ZANIS in Lusaka yesterday DMMU Chief Communications Officer Rachael Chama...

Vincent Mwale distributes hand sanitizer and soap in his constituency

Chipangali Member of Parliament (MP), Vincent Mwale has launched the distribution exercise of hand sanitizer and soap in his constituency as a way of mitigating the spread of the coronavirus. Mr Mwale said he will ensure that all...

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2020 Labour Day gatherings cancelled

The government has announced the cancellation of gatherings for Labour Day events at national, provincial and district levels. Minister of...

Let’s support Lungu in fighting COVID-19-Lusambo

Lusaka Province Minister Bowman Lusambo has called on Zambians to continue rallying behind President Edgar Lungu as the country intensifies its battle against the...

WHO concerned about Africa as COVID-19 cases accelerate across the continent

With more than 6000 COVID-19 cases reported in Africa, the virus is threatening fragile health systems on the continent. Infections are increasingly spreading not...

Barotse Royal Establishment appeals to people in Western Province to adhere to the preventive measures outlined against COVID-19

The Barotse Royal Establishment (BRE) has appealed to the people in Western Province to be deliberate and adhere to the preventive measures outlined...

ZACCI proposes buy, sell local during lockdowns

The Zambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ZACCI) has advised government to consider supporting import substitution measures by giving markets the priority to buy...
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