MONGU RESIDENTS BEMOAN WATER CRISIS

Concerned Mongu residents are up in arms with the Western Water and Sewerage Company (WWSC) for its failure to provide water in the provincial capital and the rest of the province. Speaking on behalf of his colleagues, Mr David Makai accused the Utility firm’s management of only concentrating on administration issues instead of sorting out the […]

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PRESIDENT LUNGU AND HH URGED TO SHOW COMMITMENT TO DIALOGUE

The Young African Leaders Initiative (YALI) is hopeful that the dialogue between President Edgar and Lungu and Opposition UPND leader will yield positive results for the country. And speaking in an interview with Komboni radio news, YALI President Andrew Ntewewe also called on the two political leaders to show commitment to the dialogue process that […]

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ZANI MUONE WEST RESIDENTS CALL FOR THE REHABILITATION OF THE BRIDGE

BY OSCAR NKUWA Residents of Zani Muone west in Katuba Constituency have expressed concern over the dilapidated state of the bridge that links the community to Matero Township. The residents have noted with concern that the bridge that is at the verge of collapsing has never been worked ever since it was constructed. Wezi Mwangala […]

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CHAMBA VALLEY RESIDENTS BEMOAN INCREASE IN THE POPULATION OF MOSQUITOES

Residents of Lusaka’s Chamba Valley have called on the authorities to spray the sewer ponds following the increase in the population of Mosquitoes in that area. And the residents have attributed the increased population of mosquitoes to the sewer ponds and the maize that has been grown in that area. In an interview with a […]

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GOVERNMENT RAISES OVER K300 MILLION IN ROAD TOLL FEES

Government says it has raised over K300 million from road toll fees between January and August this year. Speaking at a media briefing in Lusaka today, Housing and Infrastructure development Minister Ronald says government has demonstrated that it is viable to invest in the road sector. Mr Chitotela also reiterated that government is committed to […]

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RECURRING SEWER BLOCKAGES WORRY CHUNGA RESIDENTS

Residents of Chunga Township have expressed concern over the sewer blockages that have persisted in the area. Speaking in an interview with Komboni radio news, Ms Melody Mwansa complained that the situation has become worse and the stench eminating from the sewer effluent has become worse. Ms Mwansa further complained that the sewer effluent has […]

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KANYAMA RESIDENTS CALL FOR THE ESTABLISHMENT OF A BLOOD BANK AT LOCAL HEALTH CENTRE

Kanyama residents have appealed to the Ministry of Health to establish a blood bank at Kanyama Health Centre in order to reduce the number of patients being referred to the University Teaching Hospital. Alex Mubanga has charged that Kanyama Clinic which is earmarked for upgrading to a first level Hospital status needs to have its […]

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36 YEAR OLD MAN COMMITS SUICIDE AFTER STABBING ANOTHER MAN TO DEATH

A 36 year old man of Chilokota Village in Chief Mwanachingwala Village has committed suicide after he allegedly stabbed another man of the same village with a spear on suspicions that he was having a love affair with his wife. Police Spokesperson Esther Katongo who has confirmed the development to Komboni Radio News has identified […]

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FOUR PEOPLE KILLED WHILE 67 OTHERS ARE INJURED IN A HEAD ON COLLISON INVOLVING A BUS AND A TRUCK IN MKUSHI

FOUR people among them two drivers and two passengers have died on the spot while 67 others have sustained injuries in a road traffic accident in Mkushi after a truck and a Scania bus belonging to Power Tools collided head- on. The accident happened this morning around 06:30hrs along the Great North road, 25 km […]

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