Hard News

CLIMATE CHANGE HAS REALLY TAKEN ITS TOLL – KATAMBO

Minister of Agriculture Micheal Katambo says the effects of climate change have negatively affected the food and nutrition status of many households in the country. Mr. Katambo says this is because of the ever increasing temperatures, droughts, erratic rainfall, floods and outbreaks of pests and diseases which have contributed to…

ZESCO URGES ZAMBIANS TO USE POWER WISELY

ZESCO LIMITED urges customers to change their energy consumption patterns to mitigate impact of load shedding. ZESCO Limited has calling on customers, especially domestic customers countrywide to change their energy consumption patterns and continue employing energy efficient initiatives despite load shedding, to conserve the available limited power. ZESCO Public Relations…

MINISTER OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT SAYS GO-SLOW BY COUNCIL WORKERS UNJUSTIFIABLE

Government has clarified that local authorities should not depend on the local authorities equalization fund to disburse salaries to council employees. Minister of local government Charles Banda says the resolve by council employees to go slow is unjustifiable explaining that the local authorities equalization fund is a supplementary fund. Speaking…