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US GOVERNMENT GIVES ZAMBIA $500,000 FOR COVID19 FIGHT

The Zambian Government has received support of $500, 000 from the United States government towards the covid19 response. Minister of Health Jonas Chanda says the support will be key in the purchasing of Covid19 materials and the recruitment of temporal medical health personal. Speaking during the Covid19 update in Lusaka…

COVID-19 VACCINES WILL BE VERIFIED BEFORE BEING ADMINISTERED

Government has reiterated that the COVID-19 vaccines which Zambia will receive are verified by credible sources. Minister of Health Jonas Chanda has disclosed this adding that his ministry will follow the necessary procedures required in receiving and giving vaccines to members of the public. Dr. Chanda said the issue of COVID…

NAC SAYS DEFECTIVE CONDOMS UNDERMINE ZAMBIA’S FIGHT AGAINST HIV/AIDS

National AIDS Council NAC says the supplied defective condoms as unearthed under the Honeybee scandal, undermines Zambia’s response to HIV/AIDS. NAC Communications Manager Justine Mwiinga notes that the people that accessed the defective condoms were as good as engaging in unprotected sex, thereby exposing themselves to unplanned pregnancies, HIV, as…