DMMU feeding Nearly 4 million People

The Disaster Management and Mitigation Unit -DMMU- it is supporting 2.3 million people who were affected by drought during the 2018-2019 season and currently expected to provide relief support to approximately 1.4 million people mostly affected by floods.DMMU National Coordinator Chanda Kabwe says a good harvest entails that the country will have enough food and…

Air Force,Army To Help With Exam Paper Distribution

The Ministry of General Education has assured teachers in Northern Province that it will engage strategic partners like Zambia Air Force and Zambia Army to distribute examination papers if need arises.General Education Minister David Mabumba says this is because the examinations will be held during the rain season.Mr Mabumba says teachers in rural areas should…

Hundreds escape from virus quarantine in Malawi

About 400 people have escaped from a coronavirus quarantine centre in Malawi’s second largest city, Blantyre, after complaining about its poor state.Local media has reported that the escapees were quarantined on arrival from South Africa and were yet to be tested for coronavirus.They had complained that the stadium, which was turned into a quarantine centre,…

Trump To Sign Social Media Executive Order

(BBC)US President Donald Trump will sign an executive order targeting social media firms, the White House has said.It comes after he threatened to shut down social media platforms he accused of stifling conservative voices.The latest dispute emerged after Twitter added fact-check links to his tweets for the first time.The order’s details have not been shared…