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Be professional, Chikusu urges medics

DEPUTY Minister in the Ministry of Health Patrick Chikusu has called for professionalism among health workers. Dr Chikusu said Government would not tolerate bad working attitudes towards work in health centres. Speaking yesterday in Serenje when he toured Chitambo School … read more »

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Kabimba has not yet received Lubinda’s report

PF secretary general Wynter Kabimba has said that he has not yet received the report from the Edgar Lungu-led disciplinary committee. Mr Kabimba was speaking yesterday when he was contacted for comment on Foreign Affairs Minister Given Lubinda’s case. Mr … read more »

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Is creation of new districts economically beneficial?

THE creation of new districts is one of the major policy measures the current Government has taken towards the attainment of the country’s full decentralisation and even distribution of national wealth. Further, the move is one of the campaign issues … read more »

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Constitution committee resumes provincial conventions

THE Constitution Technical Committee will resume the second and third round of provincial Constitution conventions in seven provinces from January 14 to February 2. According to a public notice the second round of conventions would be held in four provinces, … read more »

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Rural women cry for cancer sensitisation

S the Government through the Ministry of Health steps up campaigns on the need for women to go for cancer screening, some residents in Itezhi-itezhi District of the Central Province feel that serious sensitisation programmes should be extended to remote … read more »

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Vubwi MP appeals for relief food

VUBWI Member of Parliament (MP) Eustarckio Kazonga has appealed to the Government to start sending relief food to avert the looming hunger in the newly-created district. Dr Kazonga, who toured some villages in Zozwe, said hunger was looming because of … read more »

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Mpongwe by-election: Parties begin preps

POLITICAL parties have started flexing their muscles ahead of the Mpongwe parliamentary by-election set for February 28. Patriotic Front (PF) Secretary General Wynter Kabimba said yesterday that the party had advertised for candidates wishing to stand to apply for adoption … read more »

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Farmers press Govt to formalise exports to DRC

COMMERCIAL and small-scale farmers in the border town of Chililabombwe have appealed to the Government to put some measures in place to facilitate formal export trade between Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC). Chililabombwe District administration officer Frank … 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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