Author: Charles Sakala

Zambians Still Hungry Despite The Ongoing Distribution Of Relief Food

By Chileshe Mwango   The Civil Society for Poverty Reduction –CSPR- says there is still widespread hunger in Zambia despite the distribution of relief food to affected areas. CSPR Programs Coordinator Chimuka Nachibinga says this is because millions of people still need help especially that floods have displaced several communities and destroyed some early maturing…

Government To Investigate Reports Of Military Personnel Beating Citizens During Patrols

By Chileshe Mwango   Home Affairs Minister Stephen Kampyongo says government will investigate reports that some military personnel deployed to maintain law and order in various communities are harassing innocent members of the public. Mr. Kampyongo has however appealed to the public not to discourage the security personnel who he says are executing their mandate…

Wynter Kabimba Says Probing Of Health Minister Is A Mockery To Zambians

By Michael Kaluba   Rainbow Party Leader Wynter Kabimba has described the ongoing investigations against Health Minister, Chitalu Chilufya by the anti-corruption commission on alleged corruption charges as a mockery to the people of Zambia. Mr. Kabimba has doubted the genuineness of the investigations saying most investigations against those in government do not yield the…

Engineers Dispatched To Kanyama Compound To Assess Number Of Houses To Be Demolished For Sitting On Water Pipes

By Matthew Kanganja   Engineers from the Ministry of Local Government and Zambia Army have been dispatched to Kanyama compound in Lusaka to assess the number of houses that have been built on top of water pipes for demolition. Disaster Management and Mitigation Unit -DMMU- Public Relations Manager Rachael Chama says some houses in Kanyama…