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OVER 156 PEOPLE VACCINATED AGAINST COVID-19

At least 156 people have so far been vaccinated following the launch of the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccination campaign yesterday at the University teaching hospital UTH. Dr. Chanda says the ministry is closely monitoring the vaccinated individuals for possible side effects. Speaking during the covid19 update in Lusaka today, Dr. Chanda…

NO ZAMBIAN SHOULD BE DISPLACED OR KILLED BEFORE, DURING AND AFTER ELECTIONS – KAMPYONGO

Home Affairs Minister Steven Kampyongo has directed the Zambia Police Service to do everything possible to ensure no Zambian is displaced or killed before, during and after this year’s general elections. Mr. Kampyongo says public expectations are high and that the police must offer professional services without looking at political…

COVID VACCINE OFFICIALLY LAUNCHED AS HEALTH MINISTER GETS FIRST DOSE

Government has officially launched the National Covid19 vaccination program in Zambia. Minister of Health Jonas Chanda voluntarily took the first dose of the AstraZenaca vaccine and encouraged all eligible persons in the country to follow suite. Speaking during the Launch in Luska today, Dr. Chanda said that the Covid vaccination…

MEALIE MEAL PRICES TO REDUCE – MAZ

The Milers Association of Zambia MAZ has downplayed assertions that the continued export of mealie meal by millers will trigger a price rise in the commodity on the local market. MAZ President Andrew Chintala says the prices of Mealie Meal have remained stable since the country started exporting the commodity…