TRADITIONAL LEADER IN MPULUNGU BEMOANS THE LACK OF DEVELOPMENT IN HIS CHIEFDOM.

A traditional leader in Mpulungu District has bemoaned the lack of development in his chiefdom.  Chief Chinakila made the remarks in a telephone interview saying the area has lagged behind in development citing the lack of clean and safe drinking water, poor road network, and inadequate classrooms and teachers houses at Chinakila Day Secondary School. […]

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TRANSPARENCY INTERNATIONAL SAYS CORRUPTION ‘WEAKENS FIGHT AGAINST BOKO HARAM’

The campaign group Transparency International says corruption in the Nigerian military is weakening the country’s efforts to fight Boko Haram insurgents. It accuses officials of creating fake defence contracts and stealing money meant to provide vital equipment. It says this has left the army under-resourced and insufficiently trained. A Nigerian defence spokesman Major General John […]

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BUYA RESIDENTS BEMOAN ERRATIC WATER SUPPLY

BY NELLY BOTA Residents of Buya area in Lusaka’s George compound have bemoaned the water crisis that has persisted in that community. And the residents have called upon their civic leader to intervene in the matter and address the water crisis. The residents have complained to a Komboni Radio News crew that visited the community […]

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GOVERNMENT URGED TO ALSO EXTEND THE CRACK DOWN TO LOCAL PROPHETS WITH QUESTIONABLE CHARACTERS

BY MONDE PHIRI Zambia National Marketeers Credit Association (ZANAMACA) Chairman Frank Kameya has called on the Ministry of Religious Affairs to work with the community and identify local fake prophets that have continued to mislead innocent citizens with wrong teachings. Mr. Kameya has urged the Ministry of Religious Affairs not to only concentrate on blocking […]

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DISEASE OUTBREAK LOOMING AT KAMWALA MARKET

BY KALALUKA MUSHAUKWA A disease outbreak is looming at Kamwala trading centre due to lack of enough toilets. And the traders have appealed to the Local authority to ensure that more ablution blocks are constructed in order to avoid a possible disease outbreak. A check by a komboni radio news crew that visited the market […]

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10 PEOPLE NURSING INJURIES AT CHINGWERE FIRST LEVEL HOSPITAL AFTER THEY WERE INVOLVED IN A SERIOUS ROAD ACCIDENT IN MATERO

BY KALALUKA MUSHAUKWA A woman in her late twenties is feared dead while several others are nursing serious injuries at Chingwele Level one Hospital after two vehicles collided this morning in Matero’s Shadreck area. According to eye witnesses, the accident happened when the driver of a Toyota Prado registration number ALR 3618 hit into a […]

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