CIVIC LEADER WARNS KACHASU BREWERS IN CHIPATA COMPOUND

BY SYLVESTER KAUMBA Raphael Chota ward 22 councilor Joseph Tamba has warned bar operators in his ward that are allegedly allowing underage children to patronize their premises. In an interview with Komboni Radio News, councilor Tamba charged that he will not hesitate to close down bars that are disregarding their liquor licenses with impunity. Councilor […]

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PRISCCAR URGES GOVT TO SCRAP EXAM FEES FOR IN MATES

BY MONDE PHIRI The Prisons Care and Counseling Association-PRISSCA says it has written to the Ministry of General Education to consider scrapping off user and examination fees for inmates that have gone back to school. PRISSCA Executive Director Godfrey Malembeka has observed that prisoners are unable to generate income for their education bills hence the […]

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SOUTH AFRICAN COURT BLOCKS ICC PULL-OUT

South Africa’s decision to withdraw from the International Criminal Court (ICC) has been ruled “unconstitutional and invalid by the High Court. South Africa notified the UN of its intention to leave last October, saying the ICC pursued “regime Change”. The court ruled in favour of the opposition Democratic Alliance (DA), which argued that the government […]

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RESIDENTS DEMAND 24 HOUR OPERATION FOR HOSPITAL DEPARTMENTS

BY NAMUKALE KAPENDE Residents have expressed happiness over remarks by health minister Dr Chitalu Chilufya that some departments ‘in health institutions such as laboratories should start operating on a 24hr basis. Residents talked to told komboni radio news that having some critical departments operating on a 24-hour basis will help improve service delivery in hospitals. […]

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24 YEAR OLD MAN WHO ATTEMPTED TO COMMIT SUICIDE DISCHARGED FROM HOSPITAL

BY KALALUKA MUSHAUKWA The 24 year old man who attempted to commit suicide last week on Friday by jumping from the infamous Mususu Kalenga building has been discharged from the University Teaching Hospital where he was admitted. UTH Public Relation Officer Natalie Mashikolo disclosed the development to Komboni radio news yesterday. Ms Mashikolo said David […]

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