LEVY MWANAWASA HOSPITAL UPGRADED TO UNIVERSITY TEACHING HOSPITAL

BY KALALUKA MUSHAUKWA President Edgar Lungu has upgraded Levy Mwanawasa General Hospital to a University Teaching Hospital Status. And President Lungu says the expansion of Levy Mwanawasa General Hospital will bring on board specialized medical services to ensure quality health care in the country. In a speech read for him by Vice President Inonge Wina, […]

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DISEASE OUTBREAK LOOMING AT KAMWALA MARKET

BY KALALUKA MUSHAUKWA A disease outbreak is looming at Kamwala trading centre due to lack of enough toilets. And the traders have appealed to the Local authority to ensure that more ablution blocks are constructed in order to avoid a possible disease outbreak. A check by a komboni radio news crew that visited the market […]

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69 CASES OF TYPHOID RECORDED IN MPIKA

The Ministry of health has confirmed that a total of 69 cases of Typhoid have been recorded in Mpika District in Muchinga province since 3rd May, 2017. In an a telephone interview with komboni radio news, ministry spokesperson Dr. Kennedy  Malama said the cases are coming from a compound called shangai and Other surrounding areas. […]

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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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LUSAKA PROVINCE NOT YET MALARIA FREE

BY NAMUKALE KAPENDE Lusaka Province Medical Officer Dr. Matildah Kakungu says speculations that Lusaka has become a malaria free zone are not true. In an interview with komboni radio news, Dr Kakungu explained that Lusaka is not malaria free but that a reduction in the number of malaria cases has been recorded. She added the […]

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MPOROKOSO MP DONATES 100 BLANKETS AT THE DISTRICT HOSPITAL

Mporokoso Member of Parliament, Brian Mundubile has donated 100 blankets at Mporokoso state prison and 150 blankets at the district hospital. Mr. Mundubile who is also Northern Province Minister made the donation yesterday when he separately visited the two institutions as a way of supplementing government efforts in the provision of quality service. The law […]

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CHUNGA RESIDENTS WARNED AGAINST DISPOSING SEWER WASTE IN DRAINAGES

BY RUTH MUMBA Mwembeshi ward 22 Councilor Kelvin Kaunda has warned residents of Chunga Township who are illegally disposing their sewer wastes into the drainage system. Speaking in an interview with Komboni radio news, Councilor Kaunda warned that all households that have illegally connected pipes to the drainage for waste disposal will be dealt with […]

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