Lusaka Pork traders grieved over Pork Ban

Lusaka Pork traders grieved over Pork Ban »

27 Nov, 2013

SOME Lusaka pork traders are grieved over the ban on movement and trade of pig and pork products in Lusaka Province.   This was after the Minister of Agriculture, Corporative and Livestock, Bob Sichinga announced the ban explaining that the ban was due to an outbreak of  African swine flue.   One Lusaka City Market pork trader Florence Mulenga told the Lusaka Starin an interview that the ban would negatively affect her business.

Ndola City Council embarks on dog registration exercise »

5 Apr, 2013

Ndola City Council (NCC) through the Department of Environment, Community and Health Services has embarked on a dog registration exercise to rid the Copperbelt Provincial capital of stray dogs. In an interview with the Lusaka Star, NCC Public Relations Officer, Louise Maonde said the exercise is being carried out as council’s response to the numerous complaints from Ndola residents about stray dogs.