Four people have died from cholera since the disease broke out last month. Health Deputy Minister Chitalu Chilufya has confirmed the deaths at a media...
HIV aids

A coalition of civil society organizations including the Network of Zambian People Living With HIV/AIDS (NZP+), the Coalition of Zambian Women Living with HIV/AIDS...

OVER 200 people died of malaria on the Copperbelt Province last year, Copperbelt communicable disease control specialist Kennedy Chibwe has said. Mr Chibwe said in...

The female police officer who was bashed by the runaway bus driver will be evacuated to South Africa for specialist treatment. Constable Marjorie Moyo, who...
Circumcision packets in a Zambian hospital await their patients.

LEADING African researcher in HIV/AIDS Dr Kawango Agot says many circumcised Zambian men have sex before they heal. In her keynote presentation to journalists drawn...
Zika - a mosquito-borne virus - has been linked to babies being born with underdeveloped brains

Health Minister Joseph Kasonde says there is no Zika virus in Zambia but is urging the public to take precautions. Dr Kasonde says members of...
HIV/AIDS

The International Organization for Migration (IOM) has expressed concern with increased HIV and AIDS infection rate among mobile population in border towns. IOM representative on...
A case of the Zika virus - reported in Brazil to cause a birth deformity called microcephaly - was confirmed in Texas. (Photo : Facebook/Jim L Couch)

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention on Wednesday updated its Zika virus guidance for pregnant women, advising them to protect themselves if their...

Government says it has taken seriously the global alert by the World Health Organisation-WHO- on the reported cases of the ZIKA virus in some...