Temporal Market For Agro-Farmer Secured

  Lusaka January 15, 2018. The Zambia National Farmers Union (ZNFU) says plans to put up a temporal structure for fruits and vegetables on a wholesale have advanced. Speaking in an interview with ZANIS in Lusaka today ZNFU Committee Chairperson for Fruits and Vegetables Maria Zaloumis said farmers will start trading at the temporal site […]

Cholera Cases Drastically Reducing

Cholera Cases Drastically Reducing

Twenty nine new cholera cases with no deaths have been recorded in the last 24 hours indicating a 50 percent reduction from the 68 cases recorded yesterday. Health Minister Dr Chitalu Chilufya reiterates that cholera cases have continued to drastically reduce in the recent past days. Dr Chilufya has however stated that the downward trend […]

Mazabuka, Chikankata Records Seven New Suspected Cholera Cases

Mazabuka, Chikankata Records Seven New Suspected Cholera Cases

Minister of Health Dr. Chitalu Chilufya says the country has continued to record a marked reduction in the number of new cholera cases following the robust interventions that have been put up. Speaking at a press briefing on Monday, Dr. Chilufya revealed that in the last 24 hours, only 29 cases have been captured compared […]

Ministry of Health Records 85 New Cholera Cases

Ministry of Health Records 85 New Cholera Cases

The Ministry of Health says it has in the recent days recorded a reduction in the number of new cholera cases being recorded in Lusaka as 83 new cases And a total number of cumulative cases countrywide currently stand at 2,983 cases with 69 deaths recorded since the outbreak of the pandemic on October 6th […]

HH Donates To Govt

Greetings friends, We sincerely hope that you have continued to be brave in the face of this adversity our country is experiencing. As guided by our country’s health personnel, today, through our party Deputy Secretary General, Patrick Mucheleka, we delivered an assortment of items to the Zambian government through the Ministry of Health and Ministry […]

Cholera Update: Number Hits 2905

Cholera Update: Number Hits 2905

MINISTRY OF HEALTH Situation update LUSAKA Wednesday, 10 January 2018 Today, Wednesday 10th January 2017, 06:00 AM, Lusaka district has recorded 83 new cases (23 children & 60 adults); Total under treatment 179 (51  children and 128 adults); Of the 179, 54 are admitted to the Cholera treatment units and 125 at Heroes Cholera Hospital. […]

Cholera Cases Rise To 2,802 With 64 Deaths

Cholera Cases Rise To 2,802 With 64 Deaths

President Edgar Lungu has expressed optimism that the outbreak of Cholera that has killed over 60 people is being contained. And about 2,802 cumulative cholera cases with 64 deaths have been recorded as of 06 hours this morning. Speaking when he visited patients at the cholera center at Heroes Stadium in Lusaka, President Lungu says […]

Somali Community Donates 35 Trucks To Govt In The Fight Against Cholera

Somali Community Donates 35 Trucks To Govt In The Fight Against Cholera

The Somali Community in Zambia has donated 35 trucks to the government which will be used for garbage collection. Community Chairperson Mohamud Mohamed says of the 35 trucks donated 10 have been allocated to Ndola while 25 have been allocated to Lusaka. Mr. Mohamed says the Somali community is concerned with the increase in cholera […]

Over 4 Million Targeted For Cholera Vaccination

Over 4 Million Targeted For Cholera Vaccination

Over 4 million people are in Zambia expected to be vaccinated against cholera in an effort to combat the outbreak of the disease. Ministry of Health Spokesperson Maximillian Bweupe says cholera prone areas will be given priority in the vaccination exercise. According to Dr. Bweupe, the cholera vaccine is effective for two years once administered.

The Number Of People Who Tested For HIV Increased To 74% In 2017

The Number Of People Who Tested For HIV Increased To 74% In 2017

Health Minister, Dr. Chitalu Chilufya has disclosed that the number of people testing for HIV increased to 74 percent last year. Dr. Chilufya has further disclosed that the number of people on antiretroviral therapy increased from 70 to 74 percent, a situation he attributed to the introduction of the universal routine testing for HIV which […]

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