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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...

Mongu residents want to see development, they are tired of politics of insults and character assassinations

Mongu District Commissioner, Bright Tombi has advised people of Kaande ward to be key drivers of development in the area. Mr Tombi says people should not to listen to cheap and empty politics which has retarded development in the...

14 year old boy in court for indecent assault

A 14-year-old boy of Itezhi-tezhi has pleaded not guilty to indecently assaulting an underage girl. The named juvenile, a resident of Masasabi Resettlement Scheme in Chief Kaingu’s Chiefdom in Itezhi tezhi district is charged with one count of indecent assault...

Local Villagers being unfairly punished by the Fishing ban as the guidelines are not clear

A Fisherman in Mufumbwe’s Kalombo ward has appealed to the Department of Livestock and Fisheries, and the Department of WildLife and National Parks to offer guidance on policy regulation regarding fishing activities on the Kabompo river. Mr Gibson Mushala, made...

Improved Grade 12 Results attributed to the Connection of Schools to the Power Grid

Milenge District Education Board Secretary (DEBS) Denis Mukunta has attributed the improved academic performance at Milenge Secondary School to the connection of the learning institution to the power grid. Mr Mukunta said that learners now have more time to study...

First Quantum Minerals deliveres 5,000 stoves to communities in a new initiative to minimise deforestation and pollution

First Quantum Minerals has delivered 5,000 stoves to communities in a new initiative to minimise deforestation and pollution. The Village Stoves programme involves FQM, in line with its environmental policy, teaming up with Zambia-based carbon credit and environmental company, The...

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Zambia asks proposals from banks on how to postpone its debt repayments

The Zambian government has asked banks for proposals on reorganizing as much as $11.2 billion of foreign debt as its debt-service costs rise and...

Covid-19 grounds Mahogany Air

Mahogany Air has announced it has suspended all flights from 30th March to 30th April 2020 in response to the Coronavirus control measures and...

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

Standard Chartered has announced it will commit US$1 billion of financing for companies that provide goods and services to help the fight against Covid-19,...

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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