Dominic Raab confident Johnson will recover from Coronavirus

(BBC)-Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab has said he is “confident” Boris Johnson will recover from coronavirus, describing the prime minister as a “fighter”.Speaking at the daily coronavirus briefing, Mr Raab said Mr Johnson remained in “good spirits” and was breathing without assistance.He also described the PM as not only a colleague – but “also a friend”.Later…

ShopRite told to provide workers with facemasks

By  Mushita Mpundu-Copperbelt Permanent secretary Bright Nundwe has directed Shopriteh Chainstore at Mukuba Mall in Kitwe to provide face masks to its workers.Mr NUNDWE says workers attending to customers without facemasks are at higher risk of contracting Covid 19.He said this when he made an impromptu visit to the outlet.And shoprite fresh food manager Moses…

Solwezi Wholesalers cautioned against mealie meal hikes

Zanis– Solwezi District Commissioner Rosemary Kamalonga has cautioned wholesalers in the  district against hiking the prices of mealie meal. Speaking when she visited a wholesale where the the essential commodity is being sold at K190=00  per bag,  MS Kamalonga expressed sadness that wholesalers are exploiting residents by selling mealie meal at higher  prices.She said them selling the commodity…

Mine Unions welcome govt stance on mopani

By Lilian Kalaba-Mine unions on the Copperbelt have hailed the bold stance taken by Government to object to Mopani Copper Mines decision to place the mines in Kitwe and Mufulira under care and maintenance.The National union of miners and allied workers President James Chansa says all the mine unions on the copperbelt will rally with…

ACC Must Investigate Entire Management At Lusaka City Council Over Missing K12m City Market Fees-CHIPENZI

By Leah Ngoma   The Governance, Elections, Advocacy, Research Services –GEARS- initiative Zambia is calling on the anti-corruption commission-ACC- to investigate the entire management at Lusaka city council over missing k12m city market fees. This follows revelations by Lusaka mayor Miles Sampa that over k12 million collected from city market last year was not deposited…

Micho and his technical bench get down to work… As plan online coaching is implemented

By the ZamFoot Crew | April 7, 2020Zambia national team coach Milutin ‘Micho’ Sredojevic and his assistants Dusan Istojanovic, Oswald Mutapa, goalkeeper trainer Miroslav Itojinic, team manager Desmond M’ngawa have gotten down to work in the background amid the COVID-19 threat with the Chipolopolo Boys individually. The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) confirmed the development…

2 more Covid 19 patients get all clear

By Sharon Kunda-2 more covid 19 patients have tested negative twice and have since been discharged.This brings the country’s total number of recoveries to 7.Health Minister CHITALU CHILUFYA says the country has not recorded any new covid 19 cases in the last 24 hours.Speaking during the routine updates on covid 19, Dr. CHILUFYA said 1…