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Compile a family tree, Luapula Chiefs urged

Chiefs in Luapula Province have been advised to sit down with their royal family members and prepare a list of their family trees as part of the solution to minimize succession wrangles. Youth, Sport and Child Development Minister Kenneth Chipungu...

Councillor laments high number of deaths among pregnant mothers using dilapidated Zambezi/Chitokoloki road

A civic leader in Chitokoloki in Zambezi district has complained about the state of the Zambezi/Chitokoloki road that is dilapidated. Area Councillor, Stephen Sajolomba, complained that only small and utility vehicles can pass through the road while heavy duty...

Nkhosikazi’s body flown to Chipata

Hundreds of mourners gathered at Chipata airport to receive the body of Paramount Chief Mpezeni’s wife Rozinyanga Mazyopa Jere, who died at the University Teaching Hospital (UTH) in Lusaka Tuesday. The late Nkhosikazi, as she is traditionally called, is survived by...

Over 400 people displaced by floods in Western Province

About 400 households and livestock in Naliywa ward of Senanga Central Constituency in Western Province face displacement due to heavy floods that have hit the area. Pupils at Ngundi basic school in the same area are reportedly camping at the school premises as their villages are submerged in water. Naliywa MMD ward Councilor Mutumba Mabele told ZANIS in Mongu today that the situation in the area is critical as most crops have been submerged in water.

Rural areas need the internet – AfriConnect

A local Internet service(ISP) provider says rural areas need to have sustainable internet services to stimulate and enhance their development. AfriConnect Senior Accounts Manager Andrew Kabwe told ZANIS in Mansa, yesterday, that it was time for remote areas...

PS Chikwakwa warns contractors

Luapula province Permanent Secretary Jazzman Chikwakwa has threatened to prosecute contractors abandoning government works. Mr Chikwakwa said that government spent huge sums of taxpayers money to pay

Traffic suspended from using strategic N.P road which has been under construction for last 7 years

Authorities in Northern Province have with immediate effect suspended heavy traffic on the Kasama-Luwingu Road following the extensive damage caused to Lunte Bridge by heavy rains. The Kasama –Luwingu Road, which is currently under construction, is one of the strategic...

American Embassy donates 65Million Kwacha to a Katete Project

The American Embassy has donated over sixty five million kwacha to Chimasuko Development Project in Katete district. The money is meant for educational and material support to Orphans and Vulnerable Children ( OVCs ) under the care of the project. Chimasuko...

Mealie meal syphoned out of Luangwa

A senior government official in Luangwa District has called on the Immigration Department and Zambia Revenue Authority to find ways of controlling the alleged illegal exportation of mealie-meal into neighboring Mozambique and Zimbabwe. Luangwa District Commissioner, Captain Stanislaus Kalunga, made...
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