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Man kills brother after a quarrel at a beer drinking spree

A 36 year old man of Kalumbila district has killed his younger brother aged 28 using a stick. North-Western Province Commissioner of Police, Hudson Namachila confirmed the incident which occurred on Monday night around 20:00 hours in Bungano...

PEO calls for special education in Milenge to cater for physically challenged children

Luapula Province Education Officer Langson Chibuye has implored the Milenge Secondary School management to create a special education unit at the institution. Mr Chibuye said there is urgent need to make room for the physically challenged at...

Lenjes disown and warn Evans Chinkumbi not to masquerade as Chief Ngabwe

The Lenje Royal Establishment has disowned and warned Evans Chinkumbi not to masquerade as Chief Ngabwe. Reacting to recent a development in Ngabwe where the people lost their Chief and awaiting his replacement Christopher Mutemwa who is a member of...

Chief urges subjects to reconstruct damaged police post

Chief Chitanda of the Lenje speaking people of Chibombo District has called on his subjects to contribute resources towards the reconstruction of Chiyuni Police Post. The Police Post was recently destroyed by unknown people during a protest over...

2019-2018 fish ban exercise described as successful

The department of Livestock and Fisheries in Mufumbwe district has described the just ended 2019-2020 fish ban exercise as a success. Mufumbwe district Livestock and Fisheries Coordinator, Bonna Zulu told ZANIS in an interview today that his office recorded...

Kasama clergyman counsels against mistreating their stepchildren

United Church of Zambia (UCZ) Northern Presbytery Bishop, Maybin Mulenga has urged parents to desist from mistreating their stepchildren. ZANIS reports that Bishop Mulenga says it is sad to note that some parents are abusing their stepchildren to the...

Kasama Police extolled for professionalism

Government has commended the Zambia Police Service in Northern Province for exhibiting professionalism in the way they handled the situation during the spate of suspected gassing activities in the region. Northern Province Deputy Permanent Secretary, Davison Mulenga said police...

Lunga District of Luapula Province has been badly hit by the floods

The larger part of Lunga District of Luapula Province has been badly hit by the floods leaving most houses submerged in water. According to the Diocese of Mansa, Kasoma Lunga Chiefdom is the worst hit where the Catholic...

Poor state of Lukupa-Mwamba road irks residents

Residents of Mwamba Village in Senior Chief Mamba’s area in Kasama District have bemoaned the poor state of Lukupa- Mwamba road. One of the residents, James Mulenga a small scale farmer told ZANIS in an interview that the road is...

Kasama DC champions fight against bad nutrition

Kasama District Commissioner Kelly Kashiwa has urged staff in health facilities to heed to government’s call to promote food production activities as a means of improving the nutrition and health of people in communities. Mr Kashiwa said health...

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HH wants Correctional facilities and Police Cells decongested in the wake of COVID-19

UPND Leader Hakainde Hichilema has written to the Ministry of Home Affairs, the Chief Justice, the Director of Public...

Effects of COVID-19 Disease on the Zambian Mining Industry

By Webby Banda CTPD-Senior Researcher (Extractives) The Centre for Trade Policy and Development (CTPD) has observed that Mineral commodity prices have plummeted in recent days...

The People of Serenje have rejected Bill 10 – MMD Official Tells Off Nakachinda

Opposition New Hope Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) in Serenje district have said that the people in the district have rejected the Bill 10. The...

Only adds one more case to its COVID-19 numbers, only one patient is severely ill

Health Minister Dr. Chitalu Chilufya has announced that Zambia has only recorded one COVID-19 case in the last 24:hrs bringing the total number of...

Kalusha Bwalya’s Lawyers say that his appeal is still being considered

Football Icon Kalusha Bwalya’s Lawyers say the appeal to FIFA’s Court of Arbitration for Sports (CAS) has NOT yet been heard and determined. Bwalya’s Lawyers...
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