Tag Archives: Ministry of Health

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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Zambia: Presidential Elections 2011, Who will Win?

By Dr. By Mulenga Kaela Predicting an election outcome, especially in Africa, is a daunting job. Media in advanced countries always try to venture into this territory, by trying to influence or sway the public opinion. Our local independent media, … read more »

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Beauty Phiri- From poor setting to woman of national influence

By MUNIDE NYIRENDA As an icon of peace and unity, Beauty Phiri wants to be chronicled in the archives of Zambia’s history as a voice for the voiceless women and girls who are struggling with the hurdles of life. Through … read more »

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Rupiah Banda commits to malaria eradication

President Rupiah Banda has vowed not to rest until every Zambian has easy and low-cost access to healthcare. In a statement issued by his special assistant for press and public relations, Dickson Jere, Mr Banda said he would continue to … read more »

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Zambia: Ministers, Permanent Secretary changes

By Times Reporter PRESIDENT Rupiah Banda has with immediate effect made changes at Deputy Minister and Permanent Secretary levels with newly-elected Mpulungu Member of Parliament Given Mung’omba being appointed as Deputy Minister in the Ministry of Science, Technology and Vocational … read more »

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Canada health aid to Zambia suspended

Canada has suspended a $14.5-million aid program to Zambia’s Health Ministry after learning that embezzlers have stolen millions of dollars from foreign donors, including the Canadian government. Several other donors, including Sweden and the Netherlands, have also suspended aid to … read more »

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Zambia: PHPF hails increased health allocations

By Times Reporter THE Public Health Partnership Forum (PHPF) has commended the Government for increasing the domestic budgetary allocation to the Ministry of Health, as it would enhance service delivery in the sector. PHPF publicity secretary Enock Kaputula said in … read more »

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Zambia 2011 Budget – Full statement in parliament

Zambia 2011 Budget Address by Hon. Dr. Situmbeko Musokotwane, MP, Honourable Minister of Finance and National Planning  Delivered to the National Assembly on Friday 8th October, 2010 1. Mr. Speaker, I beg to move that the House do now resolve … read more »

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