ZRA: Nakonde Border To Reopen For Essential Goods Only

ZRA: Nakonde Border To Reopen For Essential Goods Only

The Zambia Revenue Authority ZRA has donated 20,000 litres of fuel and disinfectants worth K500, 000 to help curb the COVID-19 situation at the Nakonde border. ZRA Commissioner General Kingsley Chanda says the Nakonde border is the second largest and busiest border in Zambia and all efforts will be done to ensure the COVID situation […]

Chipata Council To Fine Unmasked Children In Public Places

Chipata Council To Fine Unmasked Children In Public Places

The Chipata City Council has adopted a by-Law that will allow council health inspectors to arrest and fine mothers who will be found carrying children in public places on their backs without face masks. The new by-law requires mothers to ensure that their children carried on their backs in public places should also be in […]

Veep Says All Donations Towards Covid-19 Must Be Published For Accountability

Veep Says All Donations Towards Covid-19 Must Be Published For Accountability

Vice President Inonge Wina has directed the Disaster Management and Mitigation Unit and the Permanent Secretaries at the Ministry of Health to Publish all donations coming through in the fight against Covid-19 to enhance accountability. Mrs. Wina says the public need to follow the quantity of all the donations for them to develop confidence in […]

Govt Suspends School Fees For Public Schools

Govt Suspends School Fees For Public Schools

Government has suspended school fees in public schools when they reopen for the next term. Early this year, both public and private schools were ordered to close prematurely due to the outbreak of Covid 19. It is not yet known when schools will reopen as the Covid 19 cases are on an increase. General Education […]

Magufuli Says Keep Working, God Will Protect You

Magufuli Says Keep Working, God Will Protect You

Tanzania’s President John Magufuli has urged people to keep working despite the ongoing pandemic, adding that “God shall protect them”. President Magufuli in his International Workers’ Day message to workers said coronavirus should not stop them from serving Tanzanians. He said the workers should adhere to the guidelines issued by health officials to protect themselves […]

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson Announces Birth of Son

UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson Announces Birth of Son

The fiancee of Boris Johnson, the UK PM who was recently in intensive care with Covid-19 has given birth to a baby boy. The birth of his son is another milestone in a particularly intense period for the UK prime minister as his government faces the challenge of the coronavirus pandemic. 27 March: Tests positive […]

No Buses Into & Out Of Nakonde Until Further Notice

No Buses Into & Out Of Nakonde Until Further Notice

Muchinga Province Minister Malozo Sichone has directed that no passenger buses coming from Lusaka and Copperbelt provinces will be allowed to enter Nakonde district. The temporal ban which will last for 14 days is with effect from tomorrow Thursday, April 30, 2020. Mr. Sichone said the directive to halt the movement of all buses from […]

South MPs Disappoint Hamukale

South MPs Disappoint Hamukale

Southern Province Minister Edify Hamukale has expressed disappointment with 14 Members of Parliament in the region, who have not yet collected COVID-19 Personal Protective Equipment, PPEs, allocated to their constituencies. Dr. Hamukale has revealed that only four out of the 18 MPs in the Southern Province have collected the PPEs to be distributed to people […]