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Monday, January 20, 2020

Rural News

Mpika man kills wife and children after discovering wife is on ARV’s

A man of Mpika has murdered his entire family after discovering that the mother to his children was on life prolonging anti-retroviral drugs. The man killed his family they were sleeping with the youngest being 18-months baby. The discovery, is said...

Makoye Bridge In Monze Washed Away By Flash Floods

Government officials in Monze District have confirmed the washing away of the bridge at Makoye which connects Chikuni Mission and surrounding villages to Chisekese. Monze Town Council Secretary Beson Bweenje and District Commission Cyprian Hamayanga on Thursday went on site...

Local Company AquaGIS to invest K 33 million in Avocado, Mango and Pawpaw tree planting project

A local company, AguaGIS Consult Limited (AquaGIS), is targeting to invest over K33 million in an Avocado, Mango and Pawpaw tree planting project in Vubwi District of Eastern Province. AquaGIS Managing Director Eng. Lytone Kanowa said the trees will be...

Government and other Stakeholders need to Upscale Efforts to Provide Rural Financial Services

The Policy Monitoring and Research Center has recommended that the government and other stakeholders need to upscale efforts to provide rural financial services by focusing on support towards good product design, development, and delivery that meet the needs of...

Luapula Miller reduce mealie meal prices

Government's recent move to release cheaper maize from the Food Reserve Agency (FRA) to selected millers in Luapula Province has paid off, with Jambara Milling slashing mealie meal prices. Jimbara Milling Chief Executive Officer, Jimmy Chisenga, told ZANIS in Mansa...

Observe fish ban-Sikazwe

  Mpulungu District Commissioner Dennis Sikazwe has appealed to fishermen in the district to observe the fish ban. Speaking to ZANIS in an interview yesterday morning, Mr. Sikazwe said the exercise is aimed at allowing fish to breed in water bodies. He...

Don’t politicise the successes the Government has scored, Chief Chikwanda tells opposition

Chief Chikwanda of the Bemba speaking people of Mpika District, Muchinga province has urged some opposition political parties to desist from politicising successes the Government has scored. The traditional leader says it is disheartening to see some politicians down playing...

DEC Arrests a Small Scale Village Farmer for Illegal Cultivation of Marijuana

The Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) in Western Province has arrested a 55-year-old man of Mulobezi District for unlawful cultivation of cannabis plants. OSCAR KAYAMBILA, a small-scale farmer of Ntangeza village in Mulobezi has been arrested for unlawful cultivation of cannabis...

The number of Companies moving into Luapula Province continue to rise

The number of firms signing up for investment in Luapula Province following the Luapula Expo has continued to rise. According to Luapula Province Minister Nickson Chilangwa 10 new companies have arrived in the Province in the last 12 months, bring...

We Will Not Rest in Our Quest To Develop Sinazongwe-Ng’andu

Sinazongwe Town Council has continued to spread it's development across the district as council management tries to ensure that development is distributed equally in the area. The latest project has seen the construction of a 1 by 2 classroom block...

Latest News

Zambia teacher reaches final stage of ‘world’s most dedicated teacher’ award

Tiffany Cavanagh has been named a finalist in Cambridge University Press’s annual search for the world’s most dedicated...

Ministry of Health asked to Investigate the Abuse of ARVs by HIV Negative Drug Addicts

The Treatment Advocacy and Literacy Campaign is disturbed and saddened with the news that ARVs are being abused by HIV negative drug addicts as...

Elias Chipimo Jr’s son Chito Sentenced to 9 months imprisonment with hard labour

The Lusaka Magistrate Court has sentenced former National Restoration Party President Elias Chipimo Jr’s son Chito to nine months imprisonment with hard labour. Chito, 23,...

MISA pleased with Hosting of Debate on Bill No. 10, but concerned with the intolerance exhibited towards opposing views

The Media Institute of Southern Africa Zambia Chapter says it is pleased with the initiative taken by News Diggers to host a public debate...

2022 Qatar World Cup draw looms for Zambia

Chipolopolo Zambia's route in the 2022 Qatar FIFA World Cup group stage qualifiers will be known on Tuesday when the Africa zone league...
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