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Rural News

Chief Macha bans ox-drawn scotch carts ferrying the sick to hospital

Villagers from Chief Chikanta's area in Kalomo who transport sick people using ox-drawn scotch carts to Macha hospital will no longer be allowed to transit through chief Macha's area. This is due to the ban in the movement of cattle...

2007/2008 farming inputs to start flowing to farmers soon

Farming inputs for the 2007-2008 farming season will soon start being dispatched to various parts of the country in readiness for the coming farming season. Livingstone district commissioner Francis Chika disclosed this when he officiated at the launch of the...

Sinazongwe Veterinary arrests illegal cow dealer

Sinazongwe Veterinary officers have arrest an illegal livestock dealer and burnt all the animals he was carrying. The arrested was effected following the suspension of the issuance of stock movement permits owing to a fast spreading disease called Pluro- pneumonia...

Sinazongwe Cops arrest Head Teacher

Sinazongwe Police have arrested Makonkoto Basic School Head teacher for alleged theft of Parents Teacher’s Association (PTA) Funds. Police arrested the Head teacher last week Wednesday for allegedly stealing three million Kwacha meant for PTA funds but was later...

Girl 14, 15 defiled in Sinazongwe

A 14 year old girl and a 15 year girl have been repeatedly defiled in Sinazongwe district. Both incidents occurred at Nangombe Basic School in Buleya Malima and the defilers have not been arrested despite the head teacher’s reporting...

Sinazongwe Chief calls for toughening of royalties

Chief Sinazongwe of the Tonga people has charged that the investors exploiting the natural resources in his chiefdom will have to start paying royalties to ease the high poverty levels in the district.   The Chief said at the launch of...

Greedy Investors urged to leave Sinazomgwe

The newly formed MALIKO Community Development Trust in Chief Sinazongwe has warned that investors failing to share their wealth with the community were at liberty to leave the district.   MALIKO Community Development Trust Chairperson Alfred Siachaluza said investors in...

Rural people fail value education says Sinazongwe DC

Sinazongwe District Commissioner (DC) Laiven Apuleni has said lack of appreciation of education among people in the village has led to some parent’s failure to take their children to School.   Speaking at the official launch of the Maliko Community Development...

Kuomboka’s Regatta competition on, BRE

The Barotse Royal Establishment says all is set for the Regatta paddling competition scheduled to take place next Friday. The organizing Committee chairman, Induna Imandi Kandala Muteto said the competition which is an integrated component of the famous Kuomboka ceremony...

Nega Nega complain against Police in the area

Villagers in Nega Nega area of Mazabuka district have bitterly complained over the alleged closure of Nega Nega Police station at 18 hours every day despite an increase in criminal activities. Area ward councillor, Anne Mangunje, told ZANIS in Mazabuka...

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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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