Dialysis services to be available in all 10 provinces next month-MOH

The Ministry of Health has announced that all the ten provinces in country will by next month have dialysis clinics offering effective dialysis services. And there currently about 300 kidney failure patients accessing dialysis treatment in the country. Ministry of health permanent secretary in-charge of technical services Professor Lackson Kasonka explains that all the provinces apart […]

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PF members dragging former President Edgar Lungu into active politics

Governance, Elections, Advocacy and Research Services –GEARS- Initiative Zambia says opposition PF members are the ones bringing former President Edgar Lungu back into active politics thereby threatening his continued enjoyment of retirement benefits. GEARS Initiative Executive Director McDonald Chipenzi says if the former head of state is still active in politics as he indicated when PF […]

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Govt clears all dues owed to retirees under PSPF

Government says it has cleared all the dues which were owed to retirees under the Public Service Pensions Fund (PSPF) from years back up to 31st December,2021 amounting to K2.6 billion. In a statement obtained by Q-News,Chief Government Spokesperson and Minister of Information and Media, Chushi Kasanda says what has remained outstanding are dues for the […]

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Veep guarantees safety of Indian investments in Zambia

Vice President Mutale Nalumango has assured Indian investors that their investments in Zambia are safe, due to the conducive investment climate and political stability that the country enjoys. Mrs. Nalumango says she is aware that the Indian business community has already staked 5 billion United States dollars for investment in Zambia and that such investment will be […]

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PF demands for the release of Mumbi Phiri, condemns her continued incarceration without trail

The opposition Patriotic Front has demanded for the release of incarcerated former party deputy secretary general Mumbi Phiri who has been detained since February this year without trial. PF information and publicity secretary Raphael Nakacinda tells q news that if there is currently no evidence against her or any justifiable cause for her to remain in […]

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30,496 names of successful teachers published

The long awaited long list of successful teachers recruited by government has been published in the two government newspapers, The Zambia Daily Mail and Times of Zambia. The publishing of the names of the 30,496 teachers caused the delay in the circulation of the two newspapers which only went into circulation after 09:00 hours. Anxious waiting […]

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Delay in declarations of assets by office bearers worries TIZ

The Transparency International Zambia (TIZ) has called upon the auditor general to verify the quality, authenticity and truthfulness of the declarations of assets and liabilities that are being made by the office bearers. TIZ chapter president Sampa Kalungu says the reason office bearers declare before the chief justice is because they are declaring before the court […]

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123,904 people benefit from ongoing TRALARD project

Minister of Green Economy and Environment Collins Nzovu has disclosed that 1 hundred and 23 thousand 9 hundred and four people have benefited from the ongoing Transforming Landscapes for Resilience and Development (TRALARD) project since 2019. Mr. Nzovu says the project in Luapula, Muchinga and Northern provinces aims at giving support to communities in diversifying livelihoods […]

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DEC reschedules questioning of Esther Lungu, denies investigating Ndambo

The Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) has made an apparent u-turn on its earlier statement that it was investigating properties belonging to South African based Zambian business tycoon James Ndambo. DEC Commissioner Mary Chirwa who was quoted yesterday in some sections of the media confirming the investigation of Mr Ndambo’s properties, has however told a media briefing […]

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Kabuswe directs ZCCM-IH to engage Vedanta on out of court settlement regards KCM

Mines and Minerals Development Minister Paul Kabuswe has directed ZCCM-IH through its lawyers to begin engaging in roundtable discussions with the legal team for Vedanta Resources with a view of settling the Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) court issues out of court. Mr Kabuswe says government is not willing to continue waiting for the next court hearing […]

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