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PF MOURNS MUNTEMBA

PF has expressed sadness on the death of Zambia’s High Commissioner to Kenya Brenda Muntemba. In his message of condolences to Ms Muntemba’s family, PF Secretary General Davies Mwila said the late High Commissioner was a hard-working civil servant who served the country diligently. Mr. Mwila observed that it is unfortunate that Ms Muntemba’s death…

GOVT QUARANTINES GENTAMYCIN INJECTION

The government says it has quarantined and recalled some batches of Gentamycin injection -GENTAMED- following suspected adverse reactions to the drug. Health Minister Chitalu Chilufya says the Zambia Medicines Regulatory Authority -ZAMRA- received reports of suspected adverse reactions due to GENTAMED injection. Dr. Chilufya says the ZAMRA Technical Committee on Pharmaco-vigilance and Clinical Trials have…

EL CALLS FOR SINCERITY IN FIGHT AGAINST GRAFT

President Edgar Lungu says there is no sincerity in the fight against corruption in Zambia. The President observes that the fight against corruption is being used for political gain. He says the fight cannot be won when those in political positions are the only ones who are perceived to be corrupt. President Lungu says corrupt…

ZAMBIAN ATHLETES WIN GOLD, SILVER

Two Zambia Athletes have won Gold and Silver at the Special Olympics World Games in Abu Dhabi. Joshua Paliso won Gold in the 50 Meters ran, while Memory Changwe got silver in the 50-meter category. Special Olympics Zambia Board Chairperson Clement Chileshe confirmed to ZNBC Sports in an interview this evening. Chileshe said yesterday the…

NKANA FC CARRIES ZAMBIAN FLAG HIGH

Nkana Football Club has qualified to the last eight of the CAF confederations cup despite losing four goals to one to AL Hilal of Sudan. Nkana qualified as runners up, thanks to Zesco United’s two goals to one win over Ghana’s Asante Kotoko in a match played at the Levy Mwanawasa stadium this evening. This…

RTSA DECENTRALIZED

The Road Transport and Safety Agency -RTSA- says it plans to register its presence in all districts in order to take its services closer to the people. RTSA Head of Public Relations Fredrick Mubanga says the Agency plans to set up a permanent office in Lundazi in order to ease the cost of motorists travelling…