Category: Sustainable Development

AICCRA ZAMBIA, GOVT, ZARI & UNIVERSITIES partner

…to scale up research-based climate smart agriculture. By Alfonso Kasongo ACCELERATING Impact of CGIAR Climate Research for Africa (AICCRA Zambiais set to partner with the Zambia Agricultural Research Institute (ZARI) and universities countrywide to find science based solutions meant to scale- up climate smart agriculture. AICCRA Zambia, a World Bank backed through International Water Management Institute (IWMI) will soon launch internship partnerships with ZARI, university partnerships and the ministry of agriculture find common ground in seeking solutions. Southern Africa region representative Dr. Inga Jacobs-Mata said the internship partnerships will help to effectively address the challenges of climate smart agriculture in...

ZAMBIAN RESEARCHERS SCOOP FIRST EVER ORTARChI CHAIRS

By Alfonso Kasongo UNIVERSITY of Zambia (UNZA) Researcher Professor Imasiku Anayawa Nyambe  and Copperbelt University (CBU) counterpart Professor Stephen Syampungani have been named as on a five-year-term Oliver Reginald Tambo African  Research Chairs  Initiative (ORTARChI) worth R15 million. National Science and Technology Council (NSTC) Executive Secretary Guest Mugala unveiled Professor  Nyambe  and Professor Syampungani as ORTARChI Research Chairs in Lusaka on Friday, 11th March 2022 a development that has since elated Technology and Science minister Felix Chipota Mutati and  Dziwa Science and Technology Trust (DSaT) Executive Director, Ms. Veronica Mwaba, a Zambian science, research and technology advocate. In a speech...

U.S. Government’s Initiative for Global Vaccine Access (Global VAX) to Partner with Zambia to Boost COVID-19 Vaccination

  LUSAKA, Zambia — The U.S. government will provide an immediate increase of resources to Zambia through the Initiative for Global Vaccine Access, or Global VAX, a U.S. government effort to turn COVID-19 vaccines in vials into vaccinations in arms. Global VAX will surge support and resources to increase access to COVID-19 vaccines in an initial group of 11 countries in sub-Saharan Africa, including Zambia. As part of this effort, the U.S. government through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) plans to program an additional $28 million in funding in Zambia that will support Global VAX activities that...

Storm in Paradise as Man Discovers 60 Used Condoms in His House:

  “I Never Use Condoms with My Wife” A Lusaka man has cried out that he almost divorced his wife after a plumber removed 60 used condoms that were blocking the toilet in their house. Collage of toilet and used CD. The man discovers 60 used condoms in drainage. According to the man, who shared his story on social media, he was surprised since he is not always at home and never used condoms while getting intimate with his wife. However, the rubbers were found in the drainage after it experienced blockage. “I was told the toilet suddenly stopped flashing...

“I discovered my son-in-law, wife were sleeping in different rooms few months after their wedding, says a Lusaka woman!”

A LUSAKA woman has shocked many after she narrated how her son-in-law, an engineer, and his wife deserted their matrimonial bed and relocated to different rooms few months after their flashy wedding. Maria Tembo, 55, said that her daughter Stellah Banda deserted her matrimonial bed after her husband Christopher Phiri failed to satisfy her in bed during the first five months of their marriage. Maria Tembo said the situation left her son-in-law in ‘mental stress’ as their relationship was tittering close to failure. She discovered they were sleeping in separate bedrooms after paying a visit to the married couple’s home....

First Ladies, the Unsung Heroines of Zambia …….’The power behind the Power!

First Ladies, the Unsung Heroines of Zambia …….’The power behind the Power! By DAVIS MATAKA EVEN in the wake of Women’s Day commemorations last week, it still remains an ideal time to reminisce and honour our heroines past and present; what with the very high expectations of this new dawn political dispensation. Their cry ever emphatic and written everywhere, as on voting day, Thursday, 12th August, 2021. In their multitudes, they braved the sweltering heat on long meandering queues in an epic drive to change government. Today, no national leader worth the ballot paper they were voted on can underestimate...

THIS IS THE LUCKY WHITE SNAKE SPELL AND YOU SHALL GET ABUNDANCE AND VERY GOOD NEWS

  After Just one visit to Dr. Mizizi and made a white snake spell, I managed to build my Multi-million company 9 months ago . Don’t count your eggs before they hatch seems to be the mantra that tycoon Maurice Mutale a sole owner of a large processing company that makes millions in Lusaka have always subscribed to in life. In his struggle story, his life began in a small single grass thatched roof house in Minga village. His unemployed parents were incapable of funding his education but then his good grades attracted well-wishers who sponsored his education up to...

Kwilanzi Newspaper Zambia Limited a Zambian Children Young People and Women in Development (ZCYPWD)

Kwilanzi Newspaper Zambia Limited a Zambian Children Young People and Women in Development (ZCYPWD) publication   “Promoting Zambia as a Global Hospitality Destination of Choice”   House Number 641 New Chilenje, Lusaka +260 969 964 499 https://kwilanzinewszambia.com

General District Characteristics of Itezhi tezhi District

  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The Updated District Situational Analysis is a product of the collective effort of many stakeholders. The Heads of Departments from line Ministries provided information which forms the backbone of this document. The Planning Unit of the District Council compiled and consolidated the information. Due gratitude is extended to all stakeholders for their invaluable contribution towards the update of this document 1. INTRODUCTION GENERAL DISTRICT CHARACTERISTICS Figure 1: Location of Itezhi tezhi District LOCATION Itezhi-tezhi is one of the eleven districts of the Central Province of Zambia. It is located in the south-western part of the Province and lies...

The Salvation Army clocks 100 years in Zambia

By Auspine Sichoombe, ZANIS Chikankata CHIEFTAINESS Mwenda of the Basanje Tonga of Mapangazya in Chikankata has hailed the Salvation Army for the outstanding humanitarian and Christian spiritual work it has undertaken since inception 100 years ago. The Chieftainess has also paid particular glowing tribute for their works at Chikankata Mission hospital, the college of Nursing and Mid-wifery,   and for proclaiming the word of God to her people through the church. And Council of Churches in Zambia (CCZ) General Secretary, Reverand  Emmanuel  Chikoya says the church in Zambia will continue partnering with government in alleviating poverty and in preaching the word...

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