Category Archives: Health

WIDOW OF LATE PRESIDENT MICHAEL SATA APPOINTED ZAMBIAN AMBASSADOR TO FRANCE

LUSAKA– Zambian President Edgar Lungu has appointed and sworn in former First Lady Christine Kaseba-Sata as the Ambassador to France.

Speaking after the swearing-in ceremony here Monday, President Lungu said he has no doubt of …

ZAMBIA’S EMBASSY IN WASHINGTON BEGINS PROCESSING APPLICATIONS FOR DUALCITIZENSHIP

LUSAKA — The Zambian Embassy in Washington D.C has started processing applications for dual citizenship for Zambians living in the United States, according to the Zambian ambassador to the US, Ngosa Simbyakula.

Disclosing this when …

CONSTRUCTION OF NEW LUSAKA AIRPORT WILL MAKE ZAMBIA AN ECONOMIC HUB

LUSAKA– The Zambian government says the construction and successful completion of the Kenneth Kaunda International Airport here will make Zambia an economic hub in central Africa when it is commissioned.

Minister of Infrastructure Development Ronald …

CABINET RESHUFFLE BRINGS CHANGE TO SOUTH AFRICA’S ECONOMIC PORTFOLIO

PRETORIA, The Cabinet reshuffle announced by President Cyril Ramaphosa on Monday night will bring changes in the economic portfolio with Nhlanhla Nene returning as Finance Minister after being dropped by former president jacob Zuma in …

POSITIVE RATINGS OF ZAMBIA BY GLOBAL AGENCIES A SIGN OF CONFIDENCE

LUSaKA– The recent posiitve ratings of Zambia’s economy by the leading international rating agencies Moodys and Standard and Poors (S&P_ are a sign of confidence which the international community has in the country, says Minister …

ZAMBIA TO BEGIN STUDYING SUBMISSIONS ON PROPOSALS FOR CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENTS SOON

LUSAKA– The Ministry of Justice says it will start analysing submissions made on the proposals for possible amendments to the Constitution of Zambia.

Minister of Justice Given Lubinda said here Thursday that the Ministry last …

Zambia Cholera Epidemic Continues to Slow as Number of Deaths Declines

Zambia’s cholera epidemic continues to slow with seven deaths recorded over the last month, Health Minister Chitalu Chilufya said on Tuesday.

Eighty five people have now died since the outbreak of the disease in October, …

Ghana: United States Agency for International Development Transforms Private Maternity Homes

On February 2, 2018, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and its partners met to celebrate the transformation of private maternity homes in Ghana. Midwives, Government of Ghana representatives, USAID staff, and partners …

JAPANESE DEPUTY MINISTER SAYS INVESTORS FROM HIS COUNTRY RANK ZAMBIA HIGHLY

TOKYO– Japan’s Deputy Minister for Construction, Engineering and Real Estate, Yoshiyuki Aoki, says Zambia is ranked the 10th favourite destination in Africa by Japanese companies.

Most Japanese companies surveyed have expressed interest in Zambia’s energy …