MINISTRY OF FINANCE URGED TO IMMEDIATELY RELEASE FUNDS FOR TEACHER RECRUITMENT

The National Action for Quality Education in Zambia (NAQEZ) has demanded that the Ministry of Finance immediately release funds to enable the Ministry of General Education to recruit teachers. NAQEZ Executive Director Aaron Chansa says his organization is very much aware that K11.6 billion has been allocated to education and skills development in the 2018 […]

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DELAYS TO CONSTRUCT A POLICE POST IN MTENDERE COMPOUND WORRY RESIDENTS

Residents of Mtendere Compound have challenged their area Member of Parliament Professor Nkandu Luo and councilor Watson Mtonga to explain to the people what has delayed the commencement of the construction of the demolished police post in that community. The residents are concerned that the construction of a police has not taken off despite the […]

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JOHN HOWARD COUNCILOR COUNSELS PRIVATE SECTOR

John Howard Ward 3 Councillor Kafula Mutale says private companies in Chawama Constituency can provide employment opportunities for young people in the area. Mr. Mutale says the private sector can help steer and spur economic activities in Chawama by employing youths that do not have jobs. Mr. Mutale says the private sector is a vehicle […]

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TRADITIONAL LEADERS APPEAL TO GOVERNMENT TO ENACT A LAW BANNING INDECENT DRESSING

Traditional leaders in Northern Province are appealing to the government to consider enacting the law aimed at banning indecent dressing in public. The traditional leaders feel that the law once enacted would compel the women-folk to start dressing decently. Speaking through Lupiya Village Headman of Mungwi, Joseph Langashi, the traditional leaders observed that Zambia is […]

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MNT URGES GOVERNMENT TO PROTECT ZAMBIANS FROM BEING DISPLACED BY FOREIGNERS

The Movement for National Transformation (MNT) has urged government to protect Zambians from being displaced by foreigners who have continued to buy land especially in rural areas. MNT President Pastor Daniel Shimunza says his party is concerned that government seems to have remained silent on the continued land displacements of the vulnerable in society. The […]

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DELAY TO COMPLETE THE CONSTRUCTION OF A BRIDGE WORRY NEW CHAMBA VALLEY RESIDENTS

Residents of new Chamba valley have expressed concern over the stalled works on the construction of the bridge that demarcates the community and Ngwerere area. In an interview with Komboni radio news, Boyd Malunga who lives near the Ngwerere stream complained that construction works on the said bridge have stalled adding that residents are and […]

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TWO CHAMA RESIDENTS KILLED BY ELEPHANT

Two people from Mwalala ward in Chama District have been trampled to death in separate incidents by an elephant which has been terrorising people in the area. In the first incident a 39 -year -old man of Zoole Village in Mwalala ward in Chief Kambombo`s chiefdom in Chama District was trampled to death on Monday […]

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