Calls for the ban of alcohol have sparked debate with some stakeholders calling it unpractical. Yesterday Resident Doctors Association of Zambia president Brian Sampa stated a lone walk from Lusaka to Kabwe demanding for the ban of alcohol. Dr Sampa during his walk indicated that alcohol has many effects that have negatively impacted the country. […]
By NATION REPORTER THE US$33 million paid to the Frederick Jacob Titus Chiluba (FJT) University in Luapula Province was an advance payment for mobilisation and design. The funds were not meant for the actual construction which was expected to cost US$225 million. According to article 4.2 of the contract seen by the Daily Nation, the […]
By ROGERS KALERO A 61-YEAR-OLD retired ZAFFICO officer of Cha Cha Cha Township in Kitwe has committed suicide by shooting himself in the mouth after shooting at his daughter, aged 26 and 13-year-old grandson. The incident was reported at Mindolo Police Station in Kitwe by Edwich Chibuye of the same address yesterday that her grandfather […]
A 17 year old juvenile identified as Howard Banda of Kasenengwa District in Eastern Province died after drinking a suspected love concoction.
By PRISCA LUMINGU in ChomaNO child should sit on the floor when they go to school if quality education is to be attained, Technology and Science Minister Felix Mutati has said.Mr Mutati said this was the reason why the government was investing in skills development through trades training institutions to see how best they can […]
By Prisca Lumingu Government through the Ministry of Community Development and Social Services has as at June 17th 2022 disbursed over, K457 million social cash transfer Giving an update on the disbursement of the social cash transfer funds, Information and Media Minister Chushi Kasanda says government disbursed K457, 477, 708.40 Social Cash Transfer funds for […]
By Seniya BandaHome affairs and Internal Security Minister Jack Mwimbu says government is committed to ensure that the refugee policy is enacted before the end of the year. Speaking during the commemoration of the World Refugee day under the theme seeking Asylum for protection and Safety, Mr Mwimbu says soon government will embark on the […]
Government should speed up the cultivation of cannabis to address the high employment levels in the country, the Zambian Hemp Growers and Industries Association (ZamHemp) has said.
Some motorists including international truck drivers are allegedly using township roads in Kitwe to by pass the bad patches of roads in various parts of the city
Officers from the Department of Wildlife and National Parks have gunned down one of the elephants that were causing havoc and terror in the area.