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Four arrested for illegal possession of government medicines

Four arrested for illegal possession of government medicines

143 ViewsFour people of Kasenengwa District in Eastern Province have been arrested for being in possession of government medicines suspected to have been unlawfully obtained. Ministry of Health Employee at Kasenengwa Zonal Health Centre, Edwin Nkata 56 has been jointly charged with Samson Zulu 39, Allan Zulu 45, and Nathan Tembo 50 all of Kasenengwa […]

Zambia records 745 new covid-19 cases, 12 deaths in 24 hours

176 ViewsZambia has recorded 7-hundred and 45 new covid-19 cases in the last 24 hours. And Health Minister Jonas Chanda has announced that the country has recorded 12 new deaths due to coronavirus in the last 24 hours. Dr. Chanda announced this at a media briefing in Kitwe today after touring Kitwe Teaching Hospital. The […]

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BREAKING: Zambia allocated 8.7 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines

261 ViewsZambia has been allocated 8.7 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines under a facility being pioneered by the Africa Union. Zambia’s Ambassador to Ethiopia and Permanent Representative to the African Union, His Excellency Emmanuel Mwamba announced the development. He said the initiative is being done under the COVID-19 African Vaccine Acquisition Task Team (AVATT) a […]

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Traders block the disinfecting of the market place, accuse authorities of spreading COVID-19 with spraying

168 ViewsMarketers of Limulunga district have blocked the Limulunga Town Council from spraying the market in a bid to prevent the spread of covid-19 a situation that has disappointed the stakeholders. Confusion erupted in the market when crowds of marketers kept chanting angrily anti-spraying remarks to the sprayers and the council team claiming that the […]

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LCC shuts down meat outlet, seizes 28 carcasses

444 ViewsThe Livingstone City Council has shut down a meat outlet and seized twenty eight carcasses from a business proprietor who set up his cold-room in a residential area where it caused noise pollution. Livingstone City Council Public Relations Officer Harriet Chimuka told ZNBC News that the business in Libuyu Township was closed for violating […]

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China Machinery ordered to release workers it quarantined for 6 months

296 ViewsMinistry of Labour Permanent Secretary Chanda Kaziya has directed China Machinery a company based in Chongwe district to release its workers who have been in quarantine at their work place for the last six months. Kaziya gave the directives after visiting the company and learnt that the workers have been quarantined since last year […]

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Gvt to engage legal team, probe those involved in faulty condoms

191 ViewsHealth Minister Jonas Chanda says Government will engage its legal team to investigate and prosecute those who were involved in the supply of defective condoms and substandard drugs. Dr. Chanda has also given a one-week ultimatum to Medical Stores Limited and the Zambia Medicines Regulated Authority -ZAMRA- to submit a report indicating how many […]

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Chanda orders ZAMRA to flush out substandard medical products

167 ViewsHealth Minister Jonas Chanda has directed the Zambia Medicines Regulatory Authority-ZAMRA- to address the prevailing issues of substandard medical products on the market. Dr. Chanda is concerned with reports of substandard and falsified medical products on the market despite the presence of the authority. He has further called on ZAMRA to work with law […]

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Over 100 houses on verge of collapse, ZESCO urged to disconnect power

264 ViewsMore than 100 housing units built on the foot of the Kapata hills around Muthilansembe area in Chipata district are on the verge of collapse due to a huge gully that has developed closer to the houses. Chipata District Commissioner (DC) Kalunga Zulu visited Muthilansembe and directed the affected families to vacate their homes […]

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Zambia records 1264 new cases of covid-19 in 24 hrs

241 ViewsZambia has in last 24 hours recorded 1,264 new Covid 19 cases out of the 10 Thousand Five Hundred and 23 tests carried out across the country. And Health Minister Jonas Chanda says the country has also recorded 12 new Covid related deaths in the last 24 hours. Dr. Chanda explains that the 12 […]

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