RESIDENTS URGED TO WORK WITH COUNCIL POLICE

The Lusaka City council (LCC) has called on members of the public to cooperate with the council police as they execute their duties. Speaking in an interview with Komboni radio news, LCC Acting Public Relations Manager George Sichimba says the council has received reports that council police officers are being physically and verbally abused by […]

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TWO DIE AFTER ZIMBABWE CAMPAIGN BLAST

Two people injured in Saturday’s explosion at a campaign rally in Zimbabwe’s second city of Bulawayo have died, a medical official has said. Solwayo Ngwenya, clinical director of the city’s Mpilo hospital in the city, told AFP other victims had life-threatening injuries. At least 49 people, including President Emmerson Mnangagwa’s two deputies, were injured in […]

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TWO WOMEN DIE AFTER TAKING HERBAL CONCOCTION

Two women of the same family have died in Kalabo district of Western Province after they allegedly drunk a herbal concoction suspected to be poisonous. Western Province Police Commissioner, Charles Lungu named the deceased as Namasite Mutumba 67 and her sister Nyambe Sangombo aged 70 both of Mande village in Chief Nalubutu of Kalabo district. […]

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PARENTS APPEAL FOR MORE CLASSROOM BLOCKS AT JOHN LAING SCHOOL

Parents in Lusaka’s John Laing compound have bemoaned the inadequate number of classroom blocks at John Laing Primary School. Speaking in an interview with Komboni radio news, a parent only identified Mrs. Banda complained that the school has over enrolled pupils against a limited number of teachers. Mrs Banda disclosed that one classroom has over […]

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MAKULULU GETS K13.5M WATER PROJECT

Government has selected Julen Engineering Limited to embark on a K13.5m water project in Kabwe’s Makululu Compound in Central Province. Lukanga Water and Sewerage Company Public Relations Officer, Louise Mwape, says the contractor for the project, which is expected to benefit 8000 people, has already moved on site. Mr Mwape told ZANIS in an interview […]

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MOHOPO RESIDENTS WANT PIPPED WATER

BY RUTH MUMBA Residents of Lusaka’s Mahopo compound have repeated calls on their area Member of Parliament to facilitate the installation of piped water in that area. The residents have complained that the lack of piped water in the community has continued to be a major challenge as they are forced to cover long distances […]

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