FORMER CHINGOLA DC BEMOAN DELAYS TO COMPLETE WORKS ON THE KITWE-CHINGOLA DUAL CARRIAGE WAY

BY KALALUKA MUSHAUKWA Former Chingola Mayor McDonald Mulongoti has expressed concern over delays to complete the construction of Kitwe-Chingola dual carriage way. In an interview with Komboni radio news Mr. Mulongoti has observed that the road has continued to record a lot of accidents due to its bad state. Mr Mulongoti says it is unfortunate […]

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CHONGWE HEALTH CENTRE HIT BY DRUG SHORTAGE

BY OSCAR NKHUWA A serious shortage of drugs has hit Chongwe clinic forcing health personnel to send back patients after issuing them with prescriptions. Ms Anna Tembo has disclosed to a Komboni radio news crew that visited the district today that for the past two weeks, the health centre has not had essential drugs except […]

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ERB’S APPROVAL OF THE 75 PERECENT ELECTRITY TARIFF HIKE DISSAPOINTS LUSAKA RESIDENTS

BY SYLVESTER KAUMBA Some Lusaka residents have expressed disappointment with the decision by the Energy Regulation Board (ERB) to approve the electricity tariff adjustment for ZESCO retail customers by 75 percent. Speaking in separate interviews with Komboni Radio News today, the residents charged that the hike in electricity tariffs will increase the cost of production […]

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TWO AGRONOMISTS NABBED FOR MONEY LAUNDERING

BY SYVESTER KAUMBA The Drug Enforcement Commission in Lusaka has arrested and jointly charged two Agronomists’ for money laundering activities involving over K40, 000. Kingsley Sililo 27 an agronomist of house number 115 High Cost in Mkushi has been arrested and jointly charged with Tasha Kenneth Mwansa also an agronomist of house number 25856 Woodlands […]

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KAMWALA SOUTH YOUTHS PETITION TC NOT TO REGISTER COMMUNITY LAND IN THE INDIVIDUAL NAME OF KABWATA MP

BY SYLVESTER KAUMBA Youths in Kamwala South have petitioned Lusaka City Council Town Clerk Alex Mwansa not to register Plot No. 14726/917 in the individual name of Kabwata Member of Parliament Given Lubinda. According to the petition letter obtained by Komboni Radio News which has also been copied to the Local Government Minister and the […]

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SIAVONGA DC URGES CONTRACTOR TO SPEED UP WORKS ON THE CONSTRUCTION OF POLICE HOUSES

BY SYLVESTER KAUMBA Siavonga District Commissioner Lovemore Kanyama has urged the contractor engaged by government to construct the 10 housing units for police officers to speed up the works. Mr Kanyama says there is need for the contractor to speed up the works so that police officers who are currently squatting in shanty compounds can […]

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GARDEN RESIDENTS BEMOAN AIR POLLUTION

BY RUTH MUMBA Residents of Lusaka’s Garden compound have expressed concern over the air pollution being caused by people who burn garbage during the day. In an interview with Komboni radio news, Ms Monica Nankamba says it is unfortunate that some residents in that community have resorted to burning garbage during the day without realizing […]

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