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Rural News

Man 45, Murdered by friend

A Forty Five (45) year old man of Siavonga district has been murdered by a friend after the two picked up a quarrel during a drinking spree. Police sources at Siavonga police station told ZANIS in an interview today that...

Rural nurses cry for better conditions of service

Government has been called upon to improve the salaries and conditions of service for nurses in the country to curb their exodus for greener pasture outside the country. The call is from the Zambia Naurses Association, ZNA. ZNA Lundazi district chairperson...

Maamba mine retirees turn to for Levy redemption

By Tovin Ngombe Maamba mine retirees have appealed to President Levy Mwanawasa to assist them in getting their retirement money. The Chairperson for retirees Douglas Siakalonga told ZANIS in an interview that despite the court ordering Maamba mine management to...

Two missing bodies on Lake Kariba found

By Tovin Ngombe The bodies for the two missing people that drowned on Lake Kariba in Sinazongwe district have been retrieved. A combined team of police officers, Fisheries officers, and private individuals retrieved the bodies of members for Sinazongwe Youth...

Rabies outbreak in Sinazongwe

By Tovin Ngombe Rabies has broken out in Sinazongwe district. Sinazongwe District Veterinary officer Dr Ernest Ndalama said one of the two samples that were taken for testing to the Central Veterinary Research Institute in Lusaka on 24th April...

Zambezi council workers threaten to strike over salary arrears

Zambezi district council workers have threatened to go on strike over the alleged non-payment of 27 months salary arrears. Zambia Union of local Authority  Workers Union, ZULAWU, Zambezi district branch Chairman, Edwin Kalonga, ZANIS that the workers are unable to send...

Nchelenge United FCC loses to DRC’s side

Nchelenge United Football club waS humbled by a visiting Democratic Republic of Congo side by a lone goal amid claims that the visiting side was using 'juju', traditional charms in a game played on Sunday. Union Des Forces Des Frapes,...

MSF urged not to end project in Nchelenge

Nchelenge district council chairman, Abel Chilukuta, wants doctors without Borders-Holland Medicine San Frontier, MSF, to postpone plans to phase out its HIV/AIDS project in the district. Mr. Chilukuta said the intended pull out of the Humanitarian Aid Agency from the...

Chikankata villagers refuse to surrender guns

Chikankata UPND Member of parliament, Munji Habeenzu, says villagers in Chikankata area of Mazabuka are not ready to surrender illegal fire arms unless the Police service sends police officers to the newly built Malabo police post. Mr Habeenzu told...

Chiefs’ subsidies increased to 16 per cent

Government has increased the subsidies for Chiefs by 16 percent with effect from April 1, 2007. President Mwanawasa announced this in Lusaka today when he officially opened the first session of the Second House of Chiefs. The President revealed that government...
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