North-western province requires 30,000 blood units annually

Lusaka Times - 1 ora 55 min fa
The Zambia National Blood Transfusion Services (ZNBTS) has expressed optimism that North-western province will be self-sustainable in terms of blood banks. ZNBTS Northern Regional Director Masiku Phiri said he was hopeful that the province will reach zero stock out. Dr. Phiri was speaking when he paid a courtesy call on Northwestern Province deputy Permanent Secretary, […]
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Ministry of Health to revise COVID-19 testing strategy

Lusaka Times - 4 ore 32 min fa
The Ministry of Health says it is revising the COVID-19 testing strategy due to the increase in the numbers, in geographical and community spread of the disease. Minister of Health Jonas Chanda has explained that the revision in the strategy will be done on the criteria on who qualifies to be tested in the country. […]
Categorie: Zambia

Nkwazi Tests Zesco United’s Appetite For Number One

Lusaka Times - 6 ore 20 min fa
Zesco United have an opportunity to go top of the FAZ Super Division log and open a two point lead on Wednesday when they host Nkwazi at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola. Zesco are currently second with 22 points, one behind leaders and promoted Prison Leopards from 12 and 13 games played respectively. The hosts […]
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London Judge approves Vedanta’s out of court settlement request in Nchanga’s pollution case

Lusaka Times - 7 ore 24 min fa
A Judge in London yesterday approved a settlement reached by Vedanta Resources covering 634 Zambian children in group litigation claiming that residents were harmed by discharges of toxic water connected to the mining giant’s copper operations. Judge Edward Murray said after reading submissions to the High Court from lawyers for the claimants and Vedanta Resources […]
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Kay Figo is back with ‘No Other’

Lusaka Times - 7 ore 41 min fa
  Kay Figo relased the video for her latest single ‘No Other’. Song produced by Kekero , Video by Bang Bang Media,  Directed by Sammie Dee & Dpaper.
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PF welcomes over 300 NDC defectors in Mpulungu

Lusaka Times - 7 ore 56 min fa
About 315 opposition political party members from the National Democratic Congress (NDC) and United Party for National Development (UPND) in Mpulungu district have left their parties to join the Patriotic Front. The opposition members include the entire constituency and district leadership of NDC. NDC district Coordinator Montfort Mwanza said his team has decided to join […]
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Zambia takes on $1.5 billion debt to acquire Glencore’s Mopani mine

Lusaka Times - 7 ore 59 min fa
ZCCM-IH has agreed to take over Glencore’s majority stake in Mopani Copper Mines in a $1.5 billion deal funded by debt, and will look for a new investor, Mines Minister Richard Musukwa has announced. The sale comes after Glencore last year tried to suspend operations at Mopani due to low copper prices and COVID-19 disruptions, […]
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