NEWS

November 1, 2019
MUBIANA

WATER AID ZAMBIA ADVOCATES FOR EQUAL DISTRIBUTION OF FUNDING TO WASH

By Christopher Chisi   Water Aid Zambia says there is need to ensure that funding to the three components of WASH program namely Water, Sanitation and […]
November 1, 2019
MAUREEN

WLSA SCALES UP EFFORTS TO CURB CHILD MARRIAGES

  By Christopher Chisi   Women and Law in Southern Africa (WLSA) has intensified its efforts to end the scourge of both child and early marriages in the country. […]
October 25, 2019
wc

REDUCED SPENDING TO SOCIAL SECTORS WORRIES A NON-STATE ACTOR

  By Patrick Soko    Hivos Southern Africa Regional Advocacy Manager, Sustainable Foods, William Chilufya regrets that government appetite for debt contraction for infrastructure development has […]
October 25, 2019
inmates

THE HUMAN RIGHTS COMMISSION SADDENED BY THE DEATH OF AN INMATE

          The Human Rights Commission is saddened by the death of an inmate it had recommended for pardoning on account of ill-health […]
October 22, 2019
SANITATION

UNSAFE SANITATION WORRIES GOVT

    By Christopher Chisi   Government is concerned that unsafe sanitation remains a serious challenge that is becoming more urgent due to trend such as […]
October 21, 2019
HRC PIX

CONGESTION IN CORRECTIONAL FACILITIES INCREASED FROM 206 PERCENT IN 2014 TO 321 PERCENT IN 2017-2018-HRC

  By Christopher Chisi   The 2017-2018 State of Human Rights Report in Zambia has revealed that congestion in correctional facilities has increased from 206 percent […]
October 20, 2019
zctu

CONTINUED POLITICAL INTERFERENCE IN THE RUNNING OF MARKETS AND BUS STOPS ANNOYS ZCTU

  The Zambia Congress of Trade Unions has cautioned government to be wary of the continued political interference in the running of markets, bus stops and […]
October 20, 2019
CTPD MWIINGA

CTPD CONFIDENT ESKOM WILL EXPORT ELECTRICTY TO ZAMBIA DESPITE IMPLEMENTING THE LOAD SHEDDING

  By Mwenya Mofya   Despite South Africa’s power utility firm, ESKOM implementing the stage-1 load shedding for 14 hours a day, the Center for Trade […]