A proposal by the Lusaka City Council (LCC) to introduce a policy that compels members of the public to produce National Registration Cards (NRC) on purchasing alcohol has cheered Lusaka parents. This policy proposal by LCC is a deliberate move aimed at reducing underage beer drinking in Lusaka. A parent and resident of Lusaka's Ngombe Township, Kunda Lwembe, welcomed the move by LCC and called on government to consider approving the proposal made by the local authority.
The Lusaka City Council (LCC) has introduced revenue reforms following governments directive to all councils to minimise human contact in revenue mobilisation. The directive was issued through the ministry of Local Government and housing. In an interview with Lusaka star, LCC acting public relations manager Mulunda Habeenzusaid the move was aimed at promoting efficiency and effective management of revenue.
Marketeers at Mwasauka market in Garden compound have expressed concern over the uncollected garbage by Lusaka City Council (LCC) despite signing a contract for garbage collection. Speaking in an interview with the Lusaka Star, Mwasauka market chairman Lyford Banda said the mountainous garbage which lies at the exit of the market is a health hazard to the community.
THE Lusaka City Council (LCC) is facing challenges in maintaining the drainage system in the City of Lusaka. LCC Public Relations Manager Mulunda Habenzu confirmed this to the Lusaka Star in an interview that maintaining drainages in Lusaka is even more challenging when it came to the underground drainage system.