AN UNIDENTIFIED MAN DISCOVERED DEAD IN TWIN PARK GARDEN HOUSE

The Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) in Lusaka has arrested two individuals for trafficking and importation of ephedrine, contrary to the laws of Zambia. Millcent Beebe, 41, a medical records officer at the University Teaching Hospital has been arrested and charged with trafficking and importation of suspected ephedrine concealed in thirty four (34) tin cans weighing […]

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CHIBOMBO SOCIAL CASH TRANSFER BENEFICIARIES URGED TO USE FUNDS WISELY

A civic leader from Chibombo district in central province has advised social cash transfer beneficiaries to prudently use the funds to improve their livelihoods. Chikobo ward councilor Reagan Mubatsa has disclosed to Komboni Radio news that he has received information that some beneficiaries of Social Cash Transfer funds are using the money to buy alcohol […]

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BRAWL AMONG SIERRA LEONE’S NEW MPS

Serious fighting has broken out in Sierra Leone’s parliament, just as the swearing-in of new MPs was getting under way following general elections last month. Members of the All People’s Congress (APC) disrupted proceedings because 16 of their number had been asked to leave the chamber after a high court injunction against them. So chaotic […]

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MISISI RESIDENTS APPEAL FOR SCHOOL

Some residents of Misisi compound have called on government to expedite the establishment of public   schools following the legalization of that area. The residents have complained that children in that area have continued to walk long distances in a bid to acquire education in other communities. One of the residents has told Komboni radio news […]

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500,000 NEEDED TO COMPLETE SCHOOL HALL

Picture:Lusaka times Management at Kamulanga Secondary School need about K500, 000 to complete the construction of a multi-purpose hall. Kamulanga ward 9 Councilor Jonas Phiri who confirmed the shortfall says the completion of the school hall is important as it will be used for conducting other academic programs such as examinations without disturbing the normal […]

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APTITUDE TEST FOR TRAINED TEACHERS A MOCKERY

The Zambia Council for Social Development (ZCSD) has described as a mockery plans to undertake aptitude tests for trained teachers intended to be recruited into the Teaching Service. ZCSD Executive Director Lewis Mwape has charged that this is confirmation that the ministry of general education has not been paying particular attention to provision of quality […]

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