RESIDENTS OF CHIMBALA AREA IN NDOLA URGED TO IDENTIFY LAND FOR THE CONSTRUCTION OF A CLINIC

  Kabushis’   MUNKULUNGWE ward councilor Agness Chomba has appealed to residents of Chimbala area in Ndola to come together and identify land where a clinic can be constructed. Ms. Chomba says commencement of construction works of a health facility in the area has been delayed by the resident’s failure to agree on the place where the […]

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FSUZ SADDENED BY CONTINUED DELAYS IN RELEASING EQUALIZATION FUNDS

BY KALALUKA MUSHAUKWA  The Fire Services Union of Zambia is saddened by the perpetual delay in releasing the equalization fund by government which has again pushed the councils into two months’ salary arrears. Union Secretary General Clement Mulenga tells Komboni Radio News that the union believes the money is available but government has misplaced priorities. […]

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UN SAYS OVER ONE MILLION AFFECTED CYCLONE IDAI

  The UN humanitarian agency, Ocha, says more than 1.8 million people in Mozambique have been affected by Cyclone Idai and some of them are in critical life threatening situations. Aid agencies are warning that thousands of survivors have yet to receive any help, 12 days after it made landfall in southern Africa. Mozambique’s Minister […]

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MWILA ORDERS COUNCIL TO STOP HARASSING VENDORS

  Patriotic Front (PF) Secretary General Davies Mwila has directed the Lusaka City Council to revisit the issue of street vendors in the Capital City.   Addressing Party Officials in Chawama Constituency, this afternoon, Mr Mwila further called on Lusaka Mayor to direct Council Police to stop harassing street vendors with immediate effect.   Mr […]

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PRESIDENT BLASTS ‘RESURRECTION’ PASTOR

South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa says government should act to curb “bogus pastors” but has ruled out regulating churches because it would cause a “backlash”. His remarks on the campaign trail in Cape Town are in response to self-styled prophet Alph Lukau’s recent claims to have resurrected a dead man.   A viral video of the […]

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