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Malaria still number one killer


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Zambia to take part in United Nations Food Systems Summit


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Zimbabwe stops unvaccinated civil servants from coming to work


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Minister of Heath reads riot act on directors


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Red Cross trains doctors

449 ViewsFile photo The Ministry of Education has lauded the Zambia Red Cross Society for training school going children in first aid treatment. Lusaka District Education Board Secretary, Guidance Officer, Agness Mutale says her ministry is particularly delighted that the Society is making deliberate efforts to equip differently abled children with first aid training and […]

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Zambia to receive over 129 000 doses of J and J vaccine today

422 Views Zambia is today expected to receive 129,600 doses of the Johnson and Johnson vaccines. The doses come as the first consignment of 4,400,000 doses committed to be procured by the Government through the African Vaccine Acquisition Trust -AVAT-. And Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary Technical Services Kennedy Malama says the doses that will […]

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ZAMRA intercepts, destroys 10,000 ‘fake’ Covid 19 doses

764 Views The Zambia Medicines Regulatory Authority (ZAMRA) has intercepted and destroyed 10,000 doses of a suspected COVID-19 vaccine imported into the country without authorisation. On July, 2 this year, the vaccine labelled as Hayat Vax [SARS-COV-2 Vaccine] (Vero Cell) inactivated, with batch number HV0025, was brought into the country by an importer named Chrismar […]

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New Covid 19 variant C.1.2 detected in South Africa

1,569 Views South African scientists say they have detected a new variant of Covid 19, the C.1.2 variant. The C.1.2 variant of SARS-CoV-2 has been detected in 6 of South Africa’s 9 provinces. The same variant was also detected in England, China, DRC, Mauritius and New Zealand. -The Newshawks

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Kapiri Mposhi hit by water crisis

382 ViewsKapiri Mposhi district has been hit by a critical water shortage with some compounds going without water for two weeks. Affected residents speaking to ZANIS complained that they have now been relying on shallow wells. Prissca Mwila, a resident of Kapiri Mposhi, has appealed to the water utility firm to restore water supply to […]

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