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Twenty-One (21) more people have died from the Corona virus in Zambia in the last 24 hours. This takes the total number of fatalities to 660. Of this figure, 278 are confirmed COVID-19 deaths, 358 are associated to the pandemic while 24 are yet to be classified. The total number of new cases increased to […]

President Cyril Ramaphosa announced the death of prominent South African politician Jackson Mthembu. Mr. Mthembu is said to have died of Covid-related complications. Mr. Mthembu was a parliamentarian and long-serving member of the governing African National Congress who had since 2019 been serving as a minister in the presidency. He worked his way up the […]

The National Food and Nutrition Commission in partnership with USAID Scaling up Nutrition Learning and Evaluation has called for improved access to hygiene services by the most vulnerable Zambians to fight the COVID-19 pandemic. In a recent baseline survey, SUN LE revealed that vulnerable communities without access to water and sanitation, soap and nutrition are […]

Inspector General of Police Kakoma Kanganja says the police will ensure that all provisions of the law on the enforcement of COVID-19 prevention measures are adhered to. Mr Kanganja said Statutory Instruments numbers 21 and 22 will be enforced accordingly and people found flouting the law will be dealt with accordingly. He has reminded bar […]

The University of Zambia Management has delayed the reopening of the School of Medicine at Ridgeway Campus by two weeks due to the rising COVID-19 mortality rate. The decision has been arrived at following President, Edgar Lungu’s guidance that the reopening of schools should be delayed by two weeks.University of Zambia Spokesperson, Dr. Brenda Bukowa […]