Killing Eve’s Comer among RTS winners

British actress Jodie Comer has beaten her Killing Eve co-star Sandra Oh to be named best female actor at this year’s Royal Television Society (RTS) awards. Lesley Manville, Lorraine Kelly and comedian Romesh Ranganathan were among others honoured at the London event. Actor Lennie James was awarded for writing Sky Atlantic’s Save Me, which was…

‘Tell the world we are suffering’

Mozambique’s port city of Beira is reeling from the damage inflicted by Cyclone Idai. So far 200 people have been confirmed dead in the southern African country, along with another 100 in neighbouring Zimbabwe, but the death toll could be much higher. Those who survived the disaster have had little reprieve to mourn the loss…

PF MOURNS MUNTEMBA

PF has expressed sadness on the death of Zambia’s High Commissioner to Kenya Brenda Muntemba. In his message of condolences to Ms Muntemba’s family, PF Secretary General Davies Mwila said the late High Commissioner was a hard-working civil servant who served the country diligently. Mr. Mwila observed that it is unfortunate that Ms Muntemba’s death…

GOVT QUARANTINES GENTAMYCIN INJECTION

The government says it has quarantined and recalled some batches of Gentamycin injection -GENTAMED- following suspected adverse reactions to the drug. Health Minister Chitalu Chilufya says the Zambia Medicines Regulatory Authority -ZAMRA- received reports of suspected adverse reactions due to GENTAMED injection. Dr. Chilufya says the ZAMRA Technical Committee on Pharmaco-vigilance and Clinical Trials have…

Constitution refinement process phase one commences

Government has commenced phase one of the constitution refinement process by engaging Members of Parliament. The two day workshop for Members of Parliament on international standards and best practices which will guide the review of the Public Order Act has been organized by the Ministry of Justice. Officiating at the opening of the workshop, Speaker…