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KABWE STARTS PRINTING BIRTH CERTIFICATES

Central Province has started printing birth certificates which were previously printed and obtained from the Department of National Registration, Passport and Citizenship in Lusaka. Central Province permanent Secretary, Chanda Kabwe says there is no excuse now for parents in the province not to obtain birth certificates. Mr. Kabwe says a birth certificate is an important…

WATER SUPPLY CUT AT GOVT OFFICE

Chambeshi Water and Sewerage Company has disconnected water supply to the government office block in Mbala district. This is despite the Mbala District Commissioner, Kedrick Sikombe having requested the water utility to reconnect the office block. This is the eighth day that the administration block has had no running water. On Tuesday last week, Chambeshi…

“MATERNAL MORTALITY RATE STILL HIGH”

Minister of Health Chitalu Chilufya is concerned that maternal mortality rates are still high in health facilities. Dr Chilufya has since called on medical personnel to help improve the situation. The Minister says more mid-wives will be recruited and that government is planning on constructing mothers’ shelters in rural areas, so that pregnant mothers who…

“FRA IS NOT THE ONLY BUYER”

Livingstone District Cooperative Union Chairperson Rwinnick Mapanza has called on small scale farmers not to worry about the postponement of the maize buying by the Food Reserve Agency -FRA. Reacting to the FRA’s postponement of maize buying due to high moisture content, Mr. Mapanza has told ZNBC News in Livingstone that the agency is a…

“SPEED UP DIALOGUE PROCESS”

New Glory Church of All Nations overseer Christopher Kalaba has appealed to churches spearheading the dialogue process to expedite the selection of stakeholders to take part in the process. Apostle Kalaba has told ZNBC News in an interview that delaying the dialogue process will defeat the purpose for which it was called for by political…

CHANDA APPEARS IN COURT

The Zambia Law Development Commission Director Hope Chanda has appeared in court on two counts of corrupt acquisition of public property. In the first count, it is alleged that Ms Chanda willfully failed to comply with procedures when she awarded a contract worth 60,000 Kwacha to Chipo Mushota Nkata for consultancy services. In court two,…

“WE’VE NOT FAILED TO REPAY EUROBONDS”

The Minister of Finance says refinancing of the Eurobonds with a Turkish firm is not in any way a signal of failure to repay. Margret Mwanakatwe says the government remains fully committed to meeting all its liabilities on time and in full. Mrs. Mwanakatwe says in a statement to ZNBC News, that a redemption strategy…
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