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Traders should be on guard against coronavirus- Chasefu DC

Traders at Emusa mobile market, locally known as the Bwandila market in Chasefu district of the eastern province, were this morning sent away following the suspension of the market, owing to the outbreak of the coronavirus. Chasefu District Commissioner Mustapher...

10,000 pupils to benefit from feeding programme

About 10, 000 learners from 23 schools in Chasefu District are being targeted to benefit from a food support programme being undertaken by Mary’s Meals organization. Mary's Meals Head of Programme, Matthias Zimba said the organization aims at reducing...

Hippos harvest four hectares of maize field in Mwinilunga

Hippos have eaten and destroyed an estimated four hectares of maize fields belonging to nine farmers among them chief Ntambu in Kasanjiku and Kabombu in Mwinilunga district of Northwestern province. Mwinilunga District Commissioner, Arnot Mapulanga confirmed the development to...

Youth skills centre to be set up in Luangwa

The Ministry of Youth, Sport and Child Development has revealed its intentions to construct a youth skills centre in Luangwa District, Lusaka Province. Luangwa District Commissioner, Ngoni Moyo, told ZANIS in an interview that the projected land for...

Husband on the run after beating wife to death

A man of Kangwe'na area in Mushindamo District in North-western Province is on the run after beating his wife to death during a marital dispute. The Police department in the province told ZANIS in an interview that Matildah Mubambe, 31,...

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...

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Covid-19 grounds Mahogany Air

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Standard Chartered to commit $1 billion of financing for companies to help COVID-19

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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...
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