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Mazabuka DC advises youths to utilize youth fund

Mazabuka District Commissioner, Misheck Chiinda, has challenged youths to take advantage of the K120 Million youth development fund released for youth empowerment projects by government. Mr. Chiinda has advised the youths to desist from engaging in illicit activities that would expose...

Girl 16, commits suicide in Luwingu

A 16-year-old girl grade nine pupil of Mufuli basic school in Luwingu district has committed suicide following a domestic dispute. The deceased,  Florence Mukuka Chisanga, committed suicide over the week by hanging herself in he parents' house after her mother advised...

Torrential rains destroy property in Samfya

Torrential rains have continued to wreck havoc in Samfya district, leaving a trail of destruction on health, education and church infrastructure. Mushili health centre collapsed last Friday night following a heavy down pour. District health director, Thomas Tembo, confirmed the disaster...

Lack of school facilities forces over 500 children in Nchelenge to roam

Over 500 children of school going age at Nchelenge's Kashitu village are said to be the village due to lack of school facilities in the area. The village is on Chisenga Island which splits Lake Mweru and Luapula...

Nalumango happy with rehab road works in Kaputa.

Kaputa Member of Parliament, Mutale Nalumango has expressed happiness with the road works going on in her constituency. And Mrs Nalumango has paid tribute to the European Union (EU) for complimenting government efforts in enhancing good road infrastructure. Speaking to ZANIS soon after...

Traditional leader appeals to Govt. to release funds for Kasama hospital rehabs.

A traditional leader in Kasama district has appealed to the government to consider releasing funds  for the rehabilitation of the Kasama general hospital. Mulenga Hill village head person Regina Kayula said currently the hospital was in a deplorable state due to...

Serenje youths may fail to access CDF

MMD youths in Chitambo constituency in Serenje may fail to benefit from the K40 million youth constituency development funds because they can not afford to raise K250,00 registration fees. Constituency youth secretary, Jameson Kunda, told ZANIS in an interview...

Government to get involved in problems affecting farmers.- veep

Vice president Rupiah Banda has assured farmers  that government will be involved in the marketing of agriculture produce in the next marketing season. Speaking during the Nc'wala traditional ceremony, Mr Banda said government had put up measures to ensure that all...

Dry spell wilts maize, cotton fields in Sinazongwe

A long dry spell has wilted maize and cotton fields in Sinazongwe raising concern among the District Management Committee (DMC). The District Management Committee is worried that the current weather pattern would result into crop failure. Sinazongwe District Commissioner Laiven Apuleni...

ZAWA warns poachers in South Luangwa Park

The Zambia Wildlife Authority (ZAWA) has warned poachers around the flooded areas in South Luangwa National Park not to take advantage of the animals.  ZAWA Public Relations Officer Maureen Mwape sounded the warning in an interview with ZANIS today. Mrs Mwape...
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Kitwe youths empowered with Higer bus worth US$270,000

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