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  1. China Construction Firm Halts Dam Project Citing Shortfall Of Zambia Government Funding

    12 Feb 2020- 11:58 by Local Press Report LUSAKA Zambia Reports China National Complete Engineering Corporation (CMEC) has halted construction works on the $499 million Kafulafuta Dam project because of lack of funding from the government. This is accordin ...

    Local Press Report - 02/12/2020 - 11:58

  2. Zambia: Elephants Fitted With Tracking Collars As Drought Leads To Human/Animal Conflict

    7 Dec 2019- 12:09 by Local Press Report LUSAKA Sky News Elephants in Zambia are being collared to try to combat the rising conflict between wildlife and humans in the country as both struggle to survive a particularly devastating drought. The lack of rain ...

    Local Press Report - 12/07/2019 - 12:09

  3. Zambia Capital Enforces Water Rationing

    18 Sep 2019- 07:17 by Local Press Report LUSAKA Lusaka Times The Lusaka Water and Sewerage Company says it will effect a citywide water rationing process to ensure equitable water supply. Company Managing Director Jonathan Kampata has attributed the reduc ...

    Local Press Report - 09/18/2019 - 07:17

  4. Zambia Reports Progress On China-funded Kafulafuta Construction

    12 Sep 2019- 13:16 by Local Press Report LUSAKA Ministry of Water Development, Sanitation and Environmental Protection The construction of the US$ 449 million Kafulafuta Water Supply System Project has reached 55 per cent. His Excellency, Mr. Edgar Chagwa ...

    Local Press Report - 09/12/2019 - 13:16

  5. EIB Supports WASH In Zambia

    19 May 2019- 12:36 by Local Press Report LUSAKA Lusaka Times Government and the European Investment Bank have signed a water and sanitation agreement worth 5 million euros for the Zambia Water and Sanitation Project. Minister of Finance Margaret Mwanakatw ...

    Local Press Report - 05/19/2019 - 12:36

  6. Villagers Insist That Vedanta Copper Mine Water Contamination Case Should Be Heard In UK Court Rather Than Zambia

    18 Jan 2019- 10:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUSAKA, Zambia Villagers's in Zambia's Copper Belt are still waiting to find out whether their water contamination claim against a mining subsidiary of Vedanta Resources will be held in the United Ki ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/18/2019 - 10:48

  7. Zambia Benefits From China Mega Dam Completion

    7 Dec 2018- 11:34 by Local Press Report LUSAKA Xinhuanet China's Anhui Foreign Economic Construction Corporation (AFECC) handed over a mega water dam with a storage capacity of 61 million cubic meters to the Zambian government on Thursday. Zambian Pr ...

    Local Press Report - 12/07/2018 - 11:34

  8. Immediate Action Required For Kafue River Sustainability

    14 Nov 2018- 09:53 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUSAKA, Zambia A new report urges immediate action to ensure a sustainable future for communities and companies that depend on the Kafue River. The lower basin of the Kafue River is the subject of a new report ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/14/2018 - 09:53

  9. Zambia Prez Commits Government To Provide Clean, Safe Water For All

    25 Sep 2018- 07:55 by Local Press Report LUSAKA Lusaka Times President Edgar Lungu has reaffirmed government’s commitment in ensuring that all citizens have access to clean and safe drinking water by the year 2030. President Lungu was speaking on Septembe ...

    Local Press Report - 09/25/2018 - 07:55

  10. New AfDB Financing Opportunities For Zambia Water, Agriculture

    8 Aug 2018- 09:29 by Local Press Report LUSAKA African Review An African Development Bank (AfDB) team of experts, led by Martin Fregene, director of agricultural infrastructure and Wambui Gichuri, director of water development and sanitation, visited Zamb ...

    Local Press Report - 08/08/2018 - 09:29

  11. Zambia: President Petitioned To Protect Luangwa River

    19 Jun 2018- 12:07 by Local Press Report LUSAKA Lusaka Times The World-Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) Zambia and its partners have recently launched a petition to President Edgar Lungu to declare the Luangwa a Water Resource Protection Area. The Luangwa River ...

    Local Press Report - 06/19/2018 - 12:07

  12. Zambia Prez Prioritizes Clean Water to Avert Disease Risk

    28 Mar 2018- 09:07 by Local Press Report LUSAKA Times of Zambia President Edgar Lungu has set provision of safe and clean drinking water particularly in rural areas as a priority to avert the risk of waterborne diseases, Ministry of Water Development, San ...

    Local Press Report - 03/28/2018 - 09:07

  13. Zambia Closer to Containment of Cholera?

    23 Jan 2018- 11:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUSAKA, Zambia International health observers from the United Nations, the US Center for Disease Prevention and Control (CDC) and the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID) in Zambia are reported ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/23/2018 - 11:27

  14. $35 Million USD For Water Improvement in Western Province

    15 Jan 2018- 06:37 by Local Press Report LUSAKA, Zambia ZNBC The Zambia government has secured more than 38 million United States dollars for the construction and rehabilitation of water supply and sanitation facilities in 16 districts in Western province ...

    Local Press Report - 01/15/2018 - 06:37

  15. Riots in Lusaka Over Cholera Control Measures

    12 Jan 2018- 07:06 by Local Press Report LUSAKA, Zambia Arica News Some residents in a slum in Lusaka, Zambia’s capital, are violently protesting over a regulation imposed to control the spread of a cholera epidemic. The epidemic which started since Octob ...

    Local Press Report - 01/12/2018 - 07:06