COUNCIL EMBARKS ON CONSTRUCTION OF TEMPORAL DRAINS IN KWAMWALA

BY RUTH MUMBA Kamwala ward 5 Councilor Moses Bwalya says the local authority has commenced the construction of new drainages and unblocking of old ones in his ward. Councilor Bwalya who confirmed the development to Komboni radio news today say the local authority has started constructing temporal drainages and unblocking old ones following the floods […]

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ZED DESRCIBES CLOSURE OF MULUNGUSHI TEXTILES, UNFORTUNATE

BY SYLVESTER KAUMBA The Zambians for Empowerment and Development Party has described the indefinite closure of Mulungushi Textiles as unfortunate and a mockery to the people of Kabwe. ZED spokesperson Wesley Miyanda has since challenged government to explain the closure of Mulungushi Textiles barely six months after being opened. Mr Miyanda has charged that the […]

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ZANAMACA URGES MARKETEERS NOT TO PAY LEVIES TO POLITICAL CADRES

BY MONDE PHIRI The Zambia National Marketeers Credit Association (ZANAMACA) has urged Marketeers to desist from paying levies to political cadres. ZANAMACA president Mupila Kameya says traders operating from various markets need to understand that market levies are supposed to be collected by the councils as required by the law. Mr. Kameya has charged that […]

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THORNPARK RESIDENTS CRY FOR ERECTION OF SPEED HUMPS ON NEWLY CONSTRUCTED ROADS

BY NAMUKALE KAPENDE Residents of Thornpark residential area have called on the authorities to facilitate the construction of speed humps on the newly constructed roads in that area. In an interview, the residents stressed that there is urgent need to erect speed humps especially near Thorn Park School. Grant Kolala laments that the absence of […]

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ZED BEMOAN DWINDLING HEALTH SERVICE DELIVERY IN ZAMBIA

BY SYLVESTER KAUMBA The Zambia Empowerment and Development (ZED) Party has bemoaned the dwindling standards of service delivery in many health institutions in the country. ZED spokesperson Wesley Miyanda has bemoaned the failing standards in the health sector especially that late President Michael Sata paid much attention to these institutions by spending more resources in […]

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MOTHERS BEMOAN DELAYS TO OPEN THE MATERNITY WARD AT CHELSTONE CLINIC

BY NAMUKALE KAPENDE Residents of Lusaka’s Chelstone Township have bemoaned the continued delays to open the maternity ward at the local clinic. Residents have wondered what has delayed the opening of the maternity ward at Chelstone Clinic despite having been assured earlier that facility will be operational by January this year. The residents have complained […]

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