95 new houses handed over to Chingola Police officers

By ALICE NACHILEMBE Home Affairs Minister Stephen Kampyongo says luck of adequate housing unit for security wings has potential to compromise national security and the life of officers and their families. Mr Kapyongo said that security officers as custodians of maintaining peace deserve better accommodation. He said peace is one critical aspect of the country for everything to workout. The Minister said access to decent … Continue reading 95 new houses handed over to Chingola Police officers

Court grants order preventing sale of KCM mining rights areas

By JOHN SAKALA The Lusaka High Court granted the Board of Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) and Vedanta Resources Holdings Ltd (Vedanta) an injunction order preventing the sale of KCM Mining Right areas by the KCM Provisional Liquidator – Mr Milingo Lungu – to the Defendants. Recently, Vedanta and the KCM Board became aware that the KCM Provisional Liquidator had entered into a consent judgement in … Continue reading Court grants order preventing sale of KCM mining rights areas

Misisi, Chibolya to be modernized

President Edgar Lungu has revealed that Misozi and Chibolya compounds in Lusaka will be demolished and modernized. President Lungu said Misisi, Chibolya and other unplanned settlements are characterized by overcrowding, with most urban residents lacking adequate access to housing, energy, clean and safe drinking water, sanitation, transport services, quality health services, quality education and employment opportunities. He said these factors exacerbate environmental degradation and diseases … Continue reading Misisi, Chibolya to be modernized