TOURISM MINISTER SADDENED WITH SHOUTING OF GAME SCOUT IN NYIMBA

BY SYLVESTER KAUMBA Tourism and Arts minister Charles Banda has described the recent shooting of a community scout in Nyimba district as devastating. Mr Banda says it is unfortunate that they are elements among people in society who believe that they can still destroy wildlife especially that government has embarked on a wildlife conservation programme […]

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TEN PEOPLE ARRESTED FOR VANDALISING ZESCO INSTALLATIONS

BY SYLVESTER KAUMBA Ten people have been arrested for vandalizing Zesco installations in Ndola and several other towns on the Copperbelt. ZESCO National spokesperson Henry Kapata who disclosed the development to Komboni Radio News says that the suspects have since appeared before Magistrate John Mbozi in Ndola and are waiting to be commuted to the […]

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MEDICINES WORTH THOUSANDS OF KWACHA SEIZED FROM ILLEGAL DRUG OUTLETS IN LUSAKA

BY MONDE PHIRI Government medicines worth thousands of Kwacha were on Saturday seized from illegal drug outlets during a joint operation conducted by inspectors from the Zambia Medicines Regulatory Authority (ZAMRA), Zambia Police and the Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC). ZAMRA Public Relations officer Ludovic Mwape also disclosed that 7 people have been arrested for selling […]

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GOVT URGED TO BAN ADVERTS BY WITCH DOCTORS

BY MONDE PHIRI A Concerned Lusaka resident has called on the government to ban the advertisements of services provided by witch-finders in newspapers and other public media. Stephen Habwacha has told Komboni radio news that the continued exposure of witchcraft is against Christian principles that the country has ascribed to. Habwacha has charged that adverts […]

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CHIBOLYA RESIDENTS HAPPY WITH PROGRESS MADE ON THE CONSTRUCTION OF ROADS

BY OSCAR NKHUWA Residents of Chibolya compound have expressed happiness over the progress made on the rehabilitation of roads in the community by the Zambia National Service. The project initiated by Kanyama area Member of Parliament Elizabeth Phiri has seen the rehabilitation of the road that leads to sensitive institutions such as the Chibolya community […]

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YOUNG PEOPLE URGED TO TAKE SPORT SERIOUSLY

BY SYLVESTER KAUMBA Raphael Chota Ward 22 councilor Joseph Tamba has urged young people in Mandevu constituency to take sport seriously as one way to tackle high unemployment levels. Speaking when he officiated at the finals of the 2016 Chipata compound Christmas tournament yesterday, Tamba said that Sport has grown to be an industry that […]

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NORTHERN PS DIRECTS KASAMA COUNCIL TO TAKE STOCK OF MONIES COLLECTED FROM TRADERS

BY CORRESPODENT Northern Province Permanent Secretary Jobbicks Kalumba says it is unfair that marketeers at Kasama’s TAZARA market have been subjected to trade in the sun for over three months from the time the market had its roof blown off. Speaking when he and some heads of government departments toured the market, Dr. Kalumba said […]

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