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600 kg of fish confiscated in Itezhitezhi

The Department of fisheries and the police in Itezhi-tezhi district have confiscated 607kgs of fresh fish and arrested three prominent businessmen for contravening the fish ban Itezhi-tezhi district. The Itezhi-tezhi police have impounded two trucks that were carrying...

Chief angry over an investor who has banned fishing

Chief Kaindu of Mumbwa’s Kaonde people has lashed out against a named investor whom he has blamed for allegedly depriving residents of their right to catch fish from the Kafue River. Chief Kaindu told ZANIS that he was unhappy with...

Change thinking towards negative traditional practices- Mambwe

North-Western Province Permanent Secretary, Eastern Mambwe has said there is need to discard traditional practices that contribute to gender based violence in the country. Dr. Mambwe said any traditional practice that disadvantages women and girls from exercising their human rights...

Lightning strikes three, croc kills one

Three people from different families were over the weakened killed by lightning in chief Mungaila’s area. Another man of Katengwa ward in chief Mungaila’s area was killed by a crocodile in the Kafue River as he drew water from the...

School leavers ball banned in Kafue

Kafue District Commissioner Winford Ngoma has ordered head teachers in the district not to allow grade nine and twelve pupils to hold end of year parties. Mr. Ngoma has also warned bars and night clubs in the district not host...

DRC thanks Zambia for hosting refugees

The Congolese Government has thanked President Banda and the Zambian community for hosting the Congolese refugees over the years. Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) Katanga Province Vice Governor, Yav Tshibal, however, urged the Congolese refugees in Zambia not to overstay...

First lady donates money to Petauke women’s groups

First Lady Thandiwe Banda has donated K4 million to two women groups in Kavyane and Msumbazi wards of Petauke central constituency. Speaking when she made a donation on behalf of the first lady, Petauke central Member of Parliament Dora Siliya...

Attendance of RB and Kikwete at Lwiindi a blessing – Chief Monze

President Rupiah Banda and his Tanzanian counterpart, Jakaya Kikwete, arrived yesterday in Livingstone for talks on Tanzania Zambia Railway Authority (Tazara). President Banda is accompanied by First Lady Thandiwe Banda, Presidential Affairs Minister, Ronald Mukuma and other senior government and...

Namwala fisherman drowns after hippo attacks

A fisherman in Namwala drowned over the weekend while another swam to safety after a hippo attacked the duo which was crossing the Kafue river. Namwala District Commissioner, Eunice Nawa named the deceased as Hobby Shankompa of Kalundu area...

Serenje parents register children as orphans

Some parents in Serenje district have registered their biological children as orphans at the newly opened Hope Children Care (HCC) orphanage. HCC director, Pastor Navice Kalunga, disclosed to ZANIS today that out of the 150 registered children, ten were discovered...
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