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Kasama residents petition govt over stalled projects

Scores of Kasama residents led by the church and some Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) yesterday held a solidarity march and presented a petition to government over the stalled work on Ntumpa University in Kasama district. And Northern Province Permanent...

Forestry department chase after Illegal charcoal burners

The Department of Forest in Kanchibiya District of Muchinga Province, has continued confiscating bags of Charcoal from several illegal charcoal burners in the district. Over 200 by 5O kilogramme bags of Charcoal were yesterday confiscated following a joint...

Senior chief Mukumbi appreciated for his 60 years of charismatic leadership

Senior chief Mukumbi of the Kaonde speaking people of Kalumbila Town , in North-western province has been appreciated for his 60 years of charismatic leadership. Mukumbi Royal Establishment chairperson, Douglas Muluka appreciated the traditional leader at this...

Some MPs considering applying CDF to rural electrification projects

Following the government’s move to increase the Constituency Development Fund ( CDF ) from K 1.6 million to a historic K25.7 million annually, the Rural Electrification Authority (REA) has positioned itself to partner with respective Constituency Members of Parliament...

Education is a weapon for positive change – Mwamba

A civic organisation in Mwinilunga called Lead Me Back Foundation (LMBF) has donated 30 school bag packs at the three primary schools in Mwinilunga district of Northwestern province to benefit 30 learners. Lead Me Back Foundation Founder and...

85 per cent of girl children absconding classes due to non-availability of sanitary materials

Nkeyema District Commissioner Elis Mukubesa says 85 per cent of girls have dropped out of school due to the non-availability of sanitary materials to use during their menstruation cycles. Mr Mukubensa says abscond classes as they are...

Mweetwa gives Kalomo Town Council a 14 day ultimatum to restore industrial harmony

Southern Province Minister Cornelius Mweetwa has given the Kalomo Town Council a 14 day ultimatum, to restore industrial harmony between themselves and the community, resulting from unfair allocation of land and dubious collection of revenue. This comes after...

Parent ask for a boarding school for disabled children

A 53 year old widow of Kashiwila area in Mufumbwe district has appealed to government to build a boarding school for children with special needs. Idah Mutepuka, mother to 18 year old Geoffrey Kikunyi has lost hope to...

RDA, RTSA embark on road safety management campaign in Muchinga

The Road Development Agency (RDA), in partnership with the Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA), has embarked on a road safety management sensitisation campaign along the Chinsali-Nakonde road, which is currently undergoing rehabilitation. RDA Regional Human Capital and Administration...

Registration for SCT nutrition plus programme commences in Mpika

Registration of beneficiaries for the 1,000 days Social Cash Transfer (SCT) Nutrition Cash Plus programme in Mpika district has started. Mpika District Commissioner, David Siame, this is a pilot programme which will be implemented in four districts in Zambia...
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