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COVAX VACCINE COLD CHAIN: ZAMBIA RECEIVES FUNDING

By Effie Mphande: The COVAX facility has given Zambia about four hundred and ninety thousand United States dollars to buy extra cold chain equipment for the storage of vaccines. Ministry of Health Permanent Secretary Technical Services Kennedy Malama says government will buy one hundred refrigerators, which will be used to store vaccines in districts. Dr.…

K5.7M RELEASED FOR CIVIL SERVANTS

By Hector Simfukwe: Government has released over 5.7 million Kwacha to clear the outstanding amount owed to former civil servants. The amount is for Civil servants who left the service through the voluntary separation program between 1998 and 2001. Ministry of Justice Permanent Secretary Andrew Nkunika says the release of the funds will bring to…

NEW MOPANI BOARD GETS DOWN TO WORK

  Mines Permanent Secretary Barnaby Mulenga says Government will take advantage of the lucrative copper prices on the international market to ramp-up production at Mopani Copper Mines. Mr. Mulenga says authorities are positive that the acquisition of the mine through ZCCM-IH from Glencore will yield positive results for the country. The Mines PS was speaking…

INDIA, SAUDI ARABIA DONATE TO ZAMBIA

By Brian Mwale: India and Saudi Arabia have donated 1-thousand metric tons of rice and 50-tons of dates to government aimed at helping the vulnerable communities in the country. And Minister in the Office of the Vice President Olipa Phiri has thanked the two countries for the donation, saying it will go a long way…

COVID-19 VACCINE: 156 JABBED

By ZANIS: At least 156 people have so far been vaccinated following the launch of the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccination campaign at the University Teaching Hospital -UTH- in Lusaka. Health Minister Jonas Chanda says front-liners such as health workers, media personnel and many other individuals are turning up to be vaccinated against Covid-19. Dr. Chanda has…
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