SINGLE MEN BEMOAN EXORBITANT BRIDE PRICE

Some concerned youths in Lusaka have condemned the exorbitant charges that men are asked to pay as bride price when they want to marry. Speaking in separate interviews with Komboni Radio News, Kennedy Mutale says it is unfortunate that many families in the country have commercialized the bride price commonly known as Lobola. Mutale charged […]

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LCC INTENSIFIES CHOLERA SENSITIZATION

Lusaka Mayor Miles Sampa says the Council has intensified sensitization and awareness in ensuring that Cholera outbreak does not occur in Lusaka upon the first rains. Mr Sampa said Council Officials are busy passing door to door to verify if everyone has registered for garbage collection and those found in breach will be penalized. Mr […]

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NDC ADOPTS JOHN MULENGA FOR LUPOSHOSHI

The National Democratic Congress or NDC in Northern Province has adopted John Mulenga as a candidate for the forthcoming Lupososhi Council Chairperson by election slated for 20thNovember 2018. NDC Provincial Chairperson, Godfrey Bwalya has confirmed the development. Mr Bwalya is confident that Mr Mulenga will win the election as he is on the ground and […]

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ETHIOPIA’S ABIY GIVES HALF OF MINISTERIAL POSTS TO WOMEN

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has appointed women to half of his government’s ministerial posts, including the job of defence minister. Explaining his decision in a speech to Parliament, Mr Abiy said women were “less corrupt than men” and would help restore peace and stability. Ethiopia is now the only African state after Rwanda to […]

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RESIDENTS DEMAND THE COMPLETION OF THE MISIS-KUKU ROAD BEFORE THE ONSET OF THE RAINS

A concerned resident of Lusaka‚Äôs Misisi compound Charles Kafumbo has appealed to government to ensure that the contractor working on the Misisi-Kuku road completes the works before the onset of the rains. Mr Kafumbo who is also Zambia Direct Democracy Movement (ZDDM) President has also called for the construction of a drainage system in the […]

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MILENGE MAN DROWNS

  The body of a 23 year old man who drowned in Luapula River in Milenge District has been retrieved. Luapula Province Commissioner, Elias Chushi confirmed who the incident has identified the deceased as Abel Chanda of Lusambo Village in Chief Sokontwe’s area. Mr. Chushi explained that the deceased went fishing on Luapula River with […]

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TOKYO WAY MARKET OPERATING WITHOUT TOILETS

Tokyo way market has started operating without toilets. A Komboni radio news crew that visited the market found traders occupying the trading spaces. And traders talked to are elated that that council has allowed them to trade in the market but appealed to the local authority to quickly construct toilets. The traders complained that currently […]

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