M’TENDERE WATER CONTAMINATION DUE TO PUNCTURED PIPE

By Martha Banda Government has established that the water contamination that affected 26 households in Lusaka’s M’tendere Compound is due to a punctured pipe in one of the drainages in the area. Water, Sanitation and Environmental Protection Minister, Jonas Chanda says the pipe is suspected to have been punctured by one of the contractors doing…

LOSS OF 130 MW ON NATIONAL GRID

By Chansa Kunda ZESCO Limited says there may be a variation in adherence to the current load shedding hours owing to a technical failure on one unit. ZESCO Limited Public Relations Manager Hazel Zulu says because of the technical failure, the power utility has incurred a loss of 130MW of power from the National grid.…

KAFUE DC DONATES TO CHURCH

(ZANIS) Kafue District Commissioner Gibson Sinkala has urged all churches to follow COVID-19 guidelines given by the Ministry of Health. Mr. Sinkala says Government wants to ensure that all its citizens are protected from the Coronavirus. He says that is why the church should also take a lead in ensuring that all members who turn…

CHIEFTAINESS CHUNGU PLEDGES TO SUPPORT ECL

(ZANIS) Senior Chieftainess Chungu of Lupososhi district of Northern Province has pledged to support President Edgar Lungu and his government for undertaking massive developments in the area. Senior Chieftainess Chungu said traditional leaders in the district will support and work with President Lungu so that he can continue to deliver more development. The traditional leader…

KAMPYONGO PRODS ZAMBIANS TO PRAY

By Etambuyu  Katota Home Affairs Minister Stephen Kampyongo has urged Zambians to pray for President Edgar Lungu as he addresses challenges being experienced in view of the COVID-19 pandemic. Mr. Kampyongo says leaders must be included in prayer as they lead the country. He says the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic requires concerted efforts from…

FORM COOPERATIVES -CHIEF SANDWE

By Christopher Miti Chief Sandwe of the Nsenga people in Lusangazi District has encouraged his subjects to form cooperatives so that they are involved in the mining of minerals that the chiefdom is endowed with. He says the cooperatives will be partnering with investors that are interested in mining various minerals in the area. Chief…