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Katuta Chiefdom installs new chief

Chief-elect, Brian Mwewa has been installed as Chief Katuta-Kapemba of the Chishinga people in Mwense District, Luapula Province. The installation comes after over 10 years of the chieftainship remaining vacant following succession disputes that engulfed the chiefdom. ZANIS reports that...

Court grants Chief Liteta injunction restraining Chief Chitanda as Senior Chief

The Lusaka High Court has granted Chief Liteta of the Lenje speaking people of Chibombo District an ex-parte injunction restraining Chief Chitanda from being installed as new Senior Chief Mukuni Ng’ombe. This is in the matter in which Chief Liteta...

Kasama Mayor wants to have Sex Workers Integrated back into Society

Kasama Mayor, Fredrick Chisanga has called for the full integration of sex workers into society. Mr. Chisanga noted that there is a need for people to also end discrimination against sex workers but enable them realise their potential. Speaking when he...

Desist from violent campaigns – Chief Chikanta

Chief Chikanta of Kalomo district in Dundu Mwezi Constituency of Southern province has urged political parties that will be participating during the August 12, 2021 general elections to desist from engaging in political violence. Chief Chikanta said violence should not...

Royal establishment announces Chief Makasa’s death officially

The Bemba Royal Established (BRE) has officially announced the death of Chief Makasa of the Bemba speaking people in Mungwi district. BRE Spokesperson James Mulenga also known as Washanga Impika Shalubemba told ZANIS in an interview today that the traditional...

Agriculture extension staff trained in post-harvest management

Ministry of Agriculture in partnership with the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has trained agriculture camp extension staff in Post-Harvest Loss Management to enhance food security among small holder farmers in Namwala District of Southern Province. Ministry of Agriculture working...

53 Cooperatives empowered in Mpulungu

The Edgar Chagwa Lungu Multi-purpose Empowerment Cooperative has empowerment 53 cooperatives in Mpulungu district. Edgar Chagwa Lungu Multi-purpose Empowerment Cooperative Coordinator, Bob Sikaala said the empowerment is meant to help uplift the living standard of people in the...

2021 Luapula waterfalls Easter cycling Tour flagged off

Luapula Province Minister Nickson Chilangwa has flagged off the three days 2021 Luapula waterfalls Easter cycling Tour which has started from Samfya beach to ZNS Luafumu camp for day one, with a site seeing of the Mubuluma waterfalls in...

Farmers receive fertilizer- Serenje

Farmers in Serenje district in Central Province have started receiving fertiliser for the 2021/2022 farming season. Serenje District Commissioner Chunga Musonda confirmed the development to ZANIS in an interview. Mr Musonda said Serenje district has so far received...

RSTA streams some services to Kapiri council

The Road Transport and Safety Agency () has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Kapiri Mposhi Town Council aimed at decentralizing provision some of its services to the district. Under the MoU Kapiri Mposhi Town Council has been...

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Infrastructure development critical to industrial agenda – President Lungu

President Edgar Lungu says the Patriotic Front (PF) government has prioritised infrastructure development because it is critical to the...