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Monday, February 17, 2020

Rural News

7 fishermen arrested for illegal fishing

Seven Zambian Fishermen have been arrested on lake Kariba in Siavonga District for illegal fishing activities by the Zambian marine security. Siavonga District Commissioner Lovemore Kanyama has disclosed that the seven were arrested on Monday this week. Mr. Kanyama said this...

Lundazi bridge washed away after flash floods

Lundazi Bridge in Eastern Province has been washed away following the continued flash floods being experienced in the Eastern part of Zambia, the Road Development Agency has announced. Masuzyo Ndhlovu, the RDA Director Communications and Corporate Affairs says the...

CTPD concerned with the involvement of Children and Women in Gold Mining in Eastern Province

The Centre for Trade Policy and Development has observed with concern the involvement of Children and Women in unconducive environments were Gold mining is taking place in Eastern Province. CTPD Extractives Programmes Officer Isaiah Mbewe made the observation during Data...

Hailstorms destroy over 60 houses and maize fields in Samfya

Over 60 houses have collapsed in Samfya district of Luapula Province following a hailstorm and heavy rains that have left several families without food and shelter in Chief Kasoma Bangweulu’s chiefdom. The hailstorm has also left over seven people injured...

Clearing of canals in Lunga district to start start very soon-Vincent Mwale

Housing and Infrastructure Development Minister Vincent Mwale has assured residents of Lunga district in Luapula Province that clearing of canals in the district will start very soon. Mr. Mwale said in a statement issued by Ministry spokesperson Jeff Banda that...

Take farming seriously, Ronald Chitotela tells People of Luapula

Tourism and Arts Minister Ronald Chitotela has urged the people of his constituency and the people of Luapula to take farming seriously. Speaking when he visited his 20 hectares farm in Pambashe Constituency in Kawambwa District, the lawmaker said he...

Bushinga Primary School in Itezhi-tezhi to have Grade 8 Classes, thanks to Fred M’membe’s Socialist Party

Bushinga Primary School in Itezhi-tezhi will this year have the first-ever grade eight classes after the opposition Socialist Party donated building materials for the construction of a 1 x 2 classroom block at the public school. Several residents of Itezhi-tezhi...

Resolve Eastern Province Wrangles Before they Cost You, SACCORD Cautions PF

The Southern African Centre for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes SACCORD has warned the ruling PF in Eastern Province that their party risks being consumed by violence if the reported scourge is left unchecked. In a statement issued to the...

Senior Chief Ndungu of Zambezi dies

His Royal Highness Senior Chief Ndungu of the Luvale people of Zambezi district has died. Prime Minister of the Luvale Royal Establishment Patrick Fumbelo confirmed the development in an interview Wednesday morning. “It is with a heavy heart that...

53-year-old man set on fire by his 24-year-old girlfriend for allegedly infecting her with HIV/AIDS

A 53-year-old man of Kabitaka area in Solwezi is nursing kerosene burns he sustained after being burnt by his 24-year-old girlfriend for allegedly infecting her with the HIV. The incident is believed to have happened last night between 22:00 and...

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