MTENDERE B RESIDENTS BEMOAN ERRATIC WATER SUPPLY

BY NAMUKALE KAPENDE Residents of Mtendere B compound in Munali Constituency have bemoaned the erratic water supply in that area. Speaking in an interview with Komboni Radio news today, the residents complained that they have been experiencing erratic water supply in the community for over a week now without any tangible solution from the authorities. […]

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LINDA RESIDENTS EXPRESS CONCERN OVER THE DILAPIDATED STATE OF MOUNT MAKULU ROAD

BY NAMUKALE KAPENDE Residents of Linda compound in Chilanga district have continued to express concern over the dilapidated state of Mount Makulu road. And the residents have appealed to their civic leaders to quickly facilitate for rehabilitation of the same road. Mr Brian Kalonga complained that despite other roads in the community having been worked […]

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MUTINOUS TROOPS DEFY IVORY COAST ORDER

Mutinous soldiers have opened fire in three big cities in Ivory Coast, defying a government order to lay down their weapons. Gunfire has been heard near the presidential palace in the main city, Abidjan, the second city, Bouaké, and Daloa in the cocoa-growing west. Pro-government forces are heading for Bouake, the epicentre of the mutiny. […]

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MATERO CIVIC LEADER URGES RESIDENTS TO DESIST FROM THROWING SOLID WASTE IN SEWER NETWORK

BY NAMUKALE KAPENDE A civic leader in Matero Constituency has assured residents in his ward that he has engaged the Lusaka Water and Sewerage Company to address the persistent sewer blockages in Matero near the Salvation Army Church. Muchinga ward 24 Councilor Elijah Makungu has disclosed to Komboni radio news that he has engaged the […]

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HICHILEMA TREASON CASE SET FOR MAY 22

The Lusaka Magistrates Court has acquitted UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema in a case in which he was charged for using insulting language. Delivering judgment this morning, Magistrate Greenwell Malumani said the state had failed to prove its case beyond reasonable doubt. Magistrate Malumani said Mr Hichilema was therefore not guilty of the offence as the […]

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RESIDENTS CONDEMN CONTINUED ABUSE OF SOCIAL MEDIA

BY OSCAR NKHUWA Some Lusaka residents have expressed concern over the continued abuse of the social media by some unscrupulous people with hidden agendas. Speaking in separate interviews with Komboni Radio news, the residents have noted with concern that some members of the public want to settle scores with others using social media. Joseph Mweemba […]

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CHUNGA RESIDENTS HAPPY WITH THE CONSTRUCTION OF A FOOT BRIGE ACROSS A DRAINAGE ON KALUNDU ROAD

BY NELLY BOTA Residents of Chunga Township have expressed happiness over the ongoing construction works of a foot-bridge across the drainage on the Kalundu road. In an interview with a Komboni radio news crew that visited the community today, a resident only identified Diamonds commended the authorities for responding to calls from residents to work […]

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JAN JAPAN WORKERS BEMOAN POOR WORKING CONDITIONS

BY KALALUKA MUSHAUKWA Some workers at Jan Japan Limited have bemoaned the alleged poor working conditions at the company. The workers who sort anonymity for fear of victimization complained to Komboni Radio News that they are made to work without protective cloths and forced to work for long hours without being given over time allowances. […]

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EBOLA OUTBREAK DECLARED IN DR CONGO

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared an Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of Congo. At least one person has died after contracting the virus in the country’s north-east, the WHO says. The Congolese health ministry had notified the WHO of a “lab-confirmed case” of Ebola, it added on Twitter. More than 11,000 people died in […]

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AUTHORITIES URGED TO CLEAR THE UNCOLLECTED GARBAGE AT MTENDERE’S KAZIMAI MARKET

BY NAMUKALE KAPENDE Traders at Mtendere’s Kazimai market have cried foul over the uncollected Garbage that is piling up at the trading centre. The traders lamented that the uncollected garbage is posing danger to the health of traders and their customers. In an interview with a Komboni Radio News crew that visited the market today, […]

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