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ZAMBIA CONTINUES TO RECORD REDUCTION IN CHOLERA CASES, HEIGHTENS VACATION EFFORT.

  2nd February, 2024 Zambia records significant reduction in cholera cases and the improvement has been attributed to the multisectoral response. Health Minister SYLVIA MASEBO says the capital Lusaka has continued to be a hotspot for the epidemic and that swift action has lowered the cases. Ms MASEBO has also disclosed that the Main Cholera […]

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NAMPAK DONATES NINE HUNDRED AND NINETY SIX THOUSAND, FIVE HUNDRED KWACHA TO LCC.

  Nampak Zambia Managing Director Shawn duplessis has called on Government to ensure that as they treat Cholera symptoms they should also address the root causes of the outbreak. Speaking when he presented a cheque of one hundred and ninety six thousand five hundred kwacha to lusaka city council, duplessis notes that the continued unsanitary […]

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WOMAN POOPOOS UNCEREMONIOUSLY CAUSING PANIC IN MAZABUKA.

  ACTIVITY came to a dramatic halt on Friday afternoon after a female Street Vendor operating opposite a named Service Station in Mazabuka, soiled herself following a bout of severe diarrhea on her way to buy medicine at a drug store. The rather unfortunate incident forced people scamper in different directions as the fecal matter […]

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SOLWEZI URBAN CLINIC CLOSED DUE TO HIGH CHOLERA CASES.

Solwezi Urban Clinic in Solwezi district has been Closed from the public to access health care services. Speaking during the media briefing Solwezi district health director Doctor Buumba Bubala says health facility has been closed due to the high number of Cholera cases being recorded in Solwezi. Dr.Bubala said that Solwezi District has recorded 44 […]

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ZAMMSA DISTRIBUTES TWO MILLION MOSQUITO NETS-CHINGOBE

  Lusaka, Tuesday 16th January 2024 -With the intent to avert and reduce the high cases of Malaria in the country, the Zambia Medicines and Medical Supplies Agency (ZAMMSA) has distributed over two million free Mosquito Nets in Lusaka, Copperbelt, Central, and Southern Provinces in the last month. In a statement today, ZAMMSA Senior Public […]

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MINISTER of Health Sylvia Masebo signs SI No. 5 of 2024 to introduce stringent measures as the country battles the cholera outbreak.

MINISTER of Health Sylvia Masebo yesterday signed Statutory Instrument (SI) No. 5 of 2024 to introduce stringent measures as the country battles the cholera outbreak. Ms Masebo said with the new measures, religious gatherings are expected to give public health messages and keep records of them while bedsiders have now been prohibited from entering cholera […]

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MUSHINDAMO MP, Dr ALEX KATAKWE JOINS HANDS WITH FELLOW MEDICAL PROFESSIONALS TO SAVE LIVES FROM THE CONTEGIOUS CHOLERA OUTBREAK.

    By Gladson Mbasela   It’s no doubt that the nation has been badly hit by Cholera. This is evidenced by the fact that, as we speak today, primary, secondary and TEVET schools have remained closed.   Hon. Dr Alex Katakwe- Mushindamo MP for Solwezi East Constituency (Mushindamo district), moved by pity and noble […]

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Cholera Prevention Alert in North Western Province.

Today, North Western Province Minister Robert Lihefu kicked off the Mass Clean Up programme at Kyawama, Mitec market in Solwezi, in a proactive move to curb the spread of cholera. Accompanied by North Western Province Permanent Secretary Colonel Grandson Katambi and Ministry of Information and Media Director Spokesperson Henry Kapata, who’s inspecting government projects in […]

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ZAMBIA AIR FORCE JOINS THE BATTLE AGAINST CHOLERA

  In a demonstration of collective commitment to serve the Zambian people, the Zambia Air Force (ZAF) Commander, Lt Gen Oscar Msitu Nyoni tasked the General Engineering and Medical Departments to join the efforts by the Ministry of Health, the Disaster Management and Mitigation Unit (DMMU), Zambia Army and various civilian authorities to combat the […]

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