Breast cancer not a death sentence – BCT »

22 Nov, 2013

BREAKTHROUGH Cancer Trust (BCT) Zambia says breast cancer is not a death sentence.   Speaking in an interview with the Lusaka Star, BCT executive committee member Joyce Kabwe said there was need to educate women about breast and cervical cancer in order to combat some of the negative attitudes that people have towards the disease.  

HIV/AIDS Fight is Compulsory – Prison Service

HIV/AIDS Fight is Compulsory – Prison Service »

30 Nov, 2012

THE Zambia Prisons Service (ZPS) has urged youths to remain proactive and join in the fight against HIV/AIDS. And ZPS says 64 Percent of the total prisons population is comprised of young people. Speaking at the commemoration of the 2012 World Aids Day in Livingstone at the Livingstone State Prison yesterday, Commissioner of Prisons Percy Chato said ZPS decided to organise this years World AIDS Day commemorations in Livingstone as a way to demonstrate that health programmes are not only meant for prisons in the Midlands.