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BUS, TAXI OWNERS NODS VEEP MEETING

The Bus and Taxi owners Association said it will wait for  additional measures that government will consider to put in place against coronavirus for its members.Lusaka Province Association Chairman Peter Phiri says the association supports the holding of a meeting with the Vice President INONGE WINA for it will ensure safety of people that use…

COVID-19: UEFA PRESIDENT

Uefa President Aleksander Ceferin says the current football season could be lost if it cannot be restarted by the end of June.Most leagues in Europe are suspended because of the coronavirus pandemic, with this summer’s Euro 2020 tournament postponed for another year.Ceferin says seasons could be finished behind closed doors.He told Italian newspaper La Repubblica…

COVID-19: EFZ HAILS CHURCHES

Evangelical Fellowship of Zambia – EFZ Southern Province Chairperson, Reverend Boston Simumba, has commended churches in the region for adhering to measures put up by  Church mother bodies in the fight against the coronavirus.Reverend Simumba told ZNBC that the measures that President Edgar Lungu has put in place are also key in fighting the disease.He…

GOVT ASSURES CHIEFS

Gender Minister Elizabeth Phiri has reaffirmed government’s commitment to continue empowering women and youths under the Agriculture Development through Value Chain Enhancement project, Advance.Ms. Phiri further assured  traditional leaders in the province of Governments commitment to working with traditional leaders in fostering development in the country.The Gender Minister was speaking when she paid a courtesy…

CONSTRUCT DELAYS ON NSUMBU MINI -HOSPITAL

Northern Province Minister Chungu Bwalya has expressed worry over delayed construction works on the 19- Million-Kwacha Nsumbu Mini hospital project in Nsama district.Mr. Bwalya, who inspected works at the construction site, also tasked the contractor, Devine Link to explain why the project, funded by Lake Tanganyika Development which started in July 2017, was moving at…

CONTRACTORS ENGAGED ON CHIPATA/LUNDAZI

Government has engaged Shachitali Contractors to work on the Chipata/Lundazi road at a cost of 3- hundred and 60 Million Kwacha.Eastern Province Minister Makebi Zulu says that the contractor will also repair all the bridges that were washed away on the Chipata/Lundazi road.Mr Zulu says the Road Development Agency-RDA -has since handed over the site…

COVID-19: GOVT PREACHES ADHERENCE

Local Government Minister Charles Banda has taken a swipe at people who are secretly selling beer  in some drinking places in Lusaka.This is despite bars, casinos, nightclubs being ordered to close for 14 days in wake of the pandemic.Dr. Banda said this when he made an impromptu visit to Chilulu and Garden Markets in Lusaka.He…