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Mwense cholera under control

THE cholera situation in Mwense District has been brought under control as the volunteer medical mission Doctors Without Borders (MSF) arrived in Luapula Province. The group boosted the Zambian health authorities and supplied medical facilities at the weekend to contain … read more »

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Luapula cholera death toll hits 3

THE cholera death toll in Luapula Province has risen to three, Health Minister Joseph Kasonde has confirmed. Dr Kasonde and Nchelenge District Commissioner Joseph Chisakula said in separate interviews yesterday that two more people died of cholera in Nchelenge. On … read more »

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One person dies as cholera hits Mwense

ONE person has died while 37 have been admitted to a cholera centre in Mwense after the waterborne disease broke out in the rural district of Luapula Province. Enock Kunda, 17, died on Tuesday night at Mambilima Mission Hospital where … read more »

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Teachers houses now out of bounds’

By CHRISTINE CHISHA and ARTHUR MWANSA GOVERNMENT has banned pupils’ visitations to teachers’ houses even for tuition to help reduce cases of child sexual abuse. And the Ministry of Education says it has in the last seven months recorded 16 … read more »

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