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ECL NODS KIDNEY TRANSPLANT TEAM

President Edgar Lungu has praised the team that successfully conducted the first ever kidney transplant at the University Teaching Hospital -UTH- in Lusaka. President Lungu says such an initiative will help to cut down on expenses of sending patients abroad for treatment. He explained that if Zambian surgeons are able to carry out such operations,…

UCZ CHURCH HAS DONE A LOT-MWANZA

ZNBC Director General Richard Mwanza says the United Church of Zambia -UCZ-  University has over the past 65 years produced dependable ministers of the word of God. Mr. Mwanza also says it is gratifying that the university has diversified its courses from theology, to include agriculture and education. He said in a speech read for…

PONTOON TO BE WORKED ON-MUTATI

Minister of Works and Supply Felix Mutati says the faulty small pontoon at Kazungula Border crossing will be worked on by mid-November in anticipation of increased traffic and cargo flow during the Christmas period. Mr. Mutati says the two pontoons which are in operation at the Kazungula Border between Zambia and Botswana are sufficient to…

ZEPH KEY-MABUMBA

Minister of General Education David Mabumba says the recapitalizing of the Zambia Educational Publishing House -ZEPH- is key in the provision of quality education. Mr. Mabumba says ZEPH remains a strategic partner in the provision of quality education across the country. The Minister says government has continued to invest in the education sector hence the…

ZAAA, CAA SIGN MOU

The Zambia Amateur Athletics Association -ZAAA- has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Confederation of African Athletics -CAA- to host the first African Athletics Development Centre at the Olympic Youth Development Centre -OYDC. ZAAA President Elias Mpondela says Zambia has been chosen by the International Amateur Athletics Association -IAAF- to represent the African region.…

VEEP DATES COPPERBELT

Vice President Inonge Wina is this Sunday expected on the Copperbelt province for a two-day-working visit. Copperbelt Province Permanent Secretary Bright Nundwe says Mrs. Wina on Monday will proceed to Lufwanyama district to check on how the people at Kambilombilo resettlement scheme are faring and also attend to other development issues in the province. Mr.…

FORENSIC PROBE ON COURSE-VEEP

Vice President Inonge Wina says the ongoing forensic investigation into the alleged misappropriation of the social cash transfer will be concluded soon. Mrs. Wina says a forensic report over the investigation in both in the Ministry of Education and Community development is expected soon. She says government is very strong on corruption and will get…