PRESENTATION ON THE REVIEW OF THE INFORMATION AND MEDIA POLICY BY KOMBONI RADIO TO THE COMMITTEE ON MEDIA, COMMUNICATION AND INFORMATION TECHNOLOGIES – 2ND FEBRUARY 2018

The Review of the Information and Media Policy with emphasis on a detailed memorandum on the following: a.    The sufficiency of legal and policy framework within which the media industry operates regarding the           modern methods of information gathering and dissemination; b.    Guidelines that have been put in place regarding […]

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INDIAN TRACTOR MANUFACTURING COMPANY SET O VISIT ZAMBIA

A company that manufactures 250 tractors per day in India has announced plans to visit Zambia to explore trade and investment opportunities. CNH Industries International General Manager Sales and Marketing for Corporate, Institution and Direct Sales VIKAS KIKAN says Zambia is a good country for business because of the political stability and attractive incentives in […]

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STAKEHOLDER CALL FOR TRANSPARENCY IN THE MINING SECTOR

A Concerned resident has called on the government to ensure that officials that are engaged in facilitating for the implementation of the investment policies in the mining industry are transparent. Mr Simon Kapwepwe has alleged that corruption among those facilitating for investment in the mining sector has contributed to the seemingly blackmailing of stakeholders by […]

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GOVT URGED TO REMAIN CONSISTENT WITH THE COUNTRY’S ECONOMIC RECOVERY PLAN

Opposition MMD has urged the Ministry of Finance to remain consistent with the country’s Economic Recovery plan in order for the country’s economy to continue stabilizing. Felix Mutati MMD faction National secretary Raphael Nakachinda says there is need for government to see to it that the positive economic indicators being recorded benefit the ordinary Zambians. […]

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ROADS WORKS TO START IN KALINGALINGA

BY OSCAR NKHUWA A civic leader in Kalingalinga compound has disclosed that the local authority will work on all roads in the community as the rain season comes to an end under a program which will also see the improvement of drainages in that area. Kalingalinga ward councilor Kasongo Chomba has disclosed to Komboni Radio […]

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K1.3 MILLION RELEASED FOR MPULUNGU-KASAMA ROAD WORKS

Government has released K1.3 million for the rehabilitation of the Mpulungu-Kasama road. The Mpulungu/Kasama road has part of its infrastructure washed away by heavy rains. Patriotic Front-PF Mpulungu Member of Parliament Freedom Sikazwe confirmed this development in an interview with ZANIS. Mr. Sikazwe who commended government for quickly releasing the funds to repair the damaged […]

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RESIDENTS URGED TO TAKE CHARGE AND APPREHEND ANYONE FOUND DUMPING GARBAGE IN UNDESIGNATED PLACES

BY OSCAR NKHUWA The Lusaka City Council has called upon residents in Lusaka to take charge and apprehend anyone found dumping garbage in undesignated places. LCC Public Relations Manager Habeenzu Mulunda stressed that it is everyone’s responsibility to ensure that drainages and surroundings in any given community are kept clean. Mr Mulunda says there is […]

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WORKS ON THE COPPERBELT AIRPORT TO COMMENCE

BY RUTH MUMBA Copperbelt permanent secretary Elias Kamanga says the contractor engaged by government to build the Copperbelt international airport has moved on site and ready to start works. Speaking in a telephone interview with Komboni radio news, Mr Kamanga disclosed that government is expected to spend five hundred and twenty two million US dollars […]

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CHAWAMA RESIDENTS CALL FOR CONSTRUCTION OF DRAINAGES ALONG CHIMWEMWE ROAD

BY NAMUKALE KAPENDE Residents of Lusaka’s Chawama compound have appealed to their civic leaders to facilitate for the construction of drainages along the newly refurbished Chimwemwe road in order to prevent it from wearing out quickly. In an interview with Komboni radio news, Albert Daka says there is need for the authorities to construct a […]

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SOCIETY URGED TO LOVE CHILDREN WITH SPECIAL NEEDS

BY SYLVESTER KAUMBA Ministry of Tourism and Arts says parents and society need to show love and commitment to children with special needs because everyone is potentially disabled. Tourism and Arts Acting Permanent Secretary Zechariah Luhanga said this when his Ministry made a donation to Chainama Special School. The donation has since stunned pupils and […]

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