MATERO NORTH RESIDENTS CHALLENGE CIVIC LEADERS TO VISIT THEIR WARDS

BY KALALUKA MUSHAUKWA Residents of Lusaka’s Matero North Township have castigated their civic leaders for allegedly failing to visit the area. The residents complained to a Komboni Radio News crew that visited the community that their area Member of Parliament and area councilor have never visited the community ever since they were elected into office. […]

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NORTHERN PROVINCE PS HAILS MIDWIVES

Government has hailed midwives’ contribution to maternal and child health in Northern Province Provincial Permanent Secretary, Elias Kamanga said this during the commemoration of this year’s International Day of Midwives which was celebrated under the theme” Midwives leading the way to quality care”. Mr. Kamanga says government is aware of the shortage in midwifery staff […]

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CHIPENZI DEFENDS THE ADOPTION OF CHARMAINE MUSONDA

BY SYLVESTER KAUMBA Governance activist McDonald Chipenzi has defended the appointment of Charmaine Musonda as the UPND candidate for the Chilanga Parliamentary by-election. Mr Chipenzi says it is unfortunate that people are raising moral issues which are not prescribed in the electoral law and the Zambian constitution. He states that the current constitution does not […]

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IBA SUSPENDS 12 RADIO STATIONS AND REVOKES COPPERBELT TV LICENCE

BY SYLVESTER KAUMBA The Independent Broadcasting Authority (IBA) has suspended broadcasting licences for 12 radio stations and revoked the broadcasting licence for Copperbelt Television for failure to comply with the conditions of their broadcasting licences. IBA Board Chairman Brigadier General Justin Mutale revealed at a media briefing in Lusaka today that the suspensions are for […]

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