WWF, Zambia Breweries Donates Toward Covid-19 …as Govt urges market leaders to help traders to help in the fight against coronavirus

  By Doreen Chembe Local Government Minister Charles Banda has emphasised the need for cleanliess in markets countrywide amid the Covid-19 pandemic. The Minister has since directed market chairpersons to help in sensitisation and keeping the trading places clean. Mr Banda was saying this when he received a K40,000 and K60, 000 worth cleaning material […]

Stay In Your Lane, Haimbe Dares Bowman Lusambo

Stay in your lane, United Party for National Development(UPND) Lusaka Central Aspiring Candidate Mulambo Haimbe has schooled “overzealous” Lusaka Province Minister Bowman Lusambo who has gone on rampage whipping people found patronizing bars during the Covid-19 pandemic. According to Mr Haimbe, the Ministry of Health is in charge of the Covid-19 and Lusambo wants to […]

South Africa reports 7 new coronavirus deaths

South Africa reports 7 new coronavirus deaths

South Africa has recorded 7 new deaths as a result of coronavirus, bringing the total number of deaths to 34. Health Minister Zweli Mkhize said five out of the seven patients who died had underlying medical conditions ranging from diabetes to hypertension. The country’s confirmed cases of the virus have increased to 2,506. South Africa […]

COVID-19 Kills 3 Zambians in US

COVID-19 Kills 3 Zambians in US

THREE Zambians based in the United States of America have died after contracting the coronavirus, Minister of Health Chitalu Chilufya has confirmed. He has also announced that in Zambia, three COVID-19 patients have been discharged. Dr Chilufya announced yesterday during the daily coronavirus update that the three were among thousands to have died of the […]

Luangwa Screens 3,000 For COVID-19

OVER 3,000 people in Luangwa have been screened for coronavirus, with all of them testing negative for the deadly disease. Officials at the health port screen at least 100 people every day as part of efforts to prevent the further spread of COVID-19 in the country. Luangwa acting district health director Robert Mwale said health […]

US fears COVID-19 could kill upto 240,000 Americans

OFFICIALS in United States of America say that as many as 240,000 of its citizens could die from the COVID-19 – even with the mitigation measures in place. The US death toll from the coronavirus pandemic has gone above 5,000, Johns Hopkins University has said. Earlier the university said 884 people had died in 24 […]

Zambia Records 3rd Case Of Corona Virus

Zambia Records 3rd Case Of Corona Virus

HEALTH minister Dr Chitalu Chilufya has announced that Zambia has recorded a third case of coronavirus. Addressing journalist today at a media briefing, Dr Chilufya said a 59-year-old Lusaka-based man who had traveled to Pakistan tested positive for COVID-19. “Zambia has recorded another case of COVID-19 and that brings the total number of cases to […]