Teacher Turns To Selling Maize, Charcoal

A 29 year old teacher in Chipata District has turned to selling maize and charcoal after being sent on unpaid leave by her employer following the closure of school in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Florence Chulu a teacher at Crownhill Private School has told Diamond News that life has not been the same in the last five months that schools have been closed.
Schools were closed in March following the outbreak of COVID 19 in the country, the full reopening hangs on how the pandemic evolves going forward.