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15 Hurt in Solwezi COVID-19 Cleaning Rumpus

[Times of Zambia] Fifteen people have been injured while six have been arrested following a riot in Solwezi over the council's efforts to decongest Kyawama market as part of measures to stop an outbreak of the Coronavirus (COVID-19).

Napsa to Start Solwezi Low Cost Housing Project This Year

[Times of Zambia] Solwezi -The National Pension Scheme Authority (NAPSA) will before the end of the year start construction of low to medium cost housing units in Solwezi as the part of the multi-million housing investment the authority is committing.

Court Upholds Granny Killers’ Death Sentence

[Times of Zambia] The Court of Appeal has upheld a death sentence for three men of Solwezi who killed their grandfather in a traditional practice called 'kikondo' more than four years ago on allegations that he was a wizard.

Miner Dies in Dump Truck Accident

[Zambia Reports] A 34-year-old miner at Kansanshi in Solwezi has died after a dump truck she was driving lost control and hit into another truck.

Solwezi Road Works Cheers Motorists

[Zambia Reports] Some Motorists conducting business between the Copperbelt and North Western Province are hopeful that the contractor working on the Solwezi - Chingola Roads will complete Road Works by December this year.

Business Community Delighted With Road Construction

[Zambia Reports] The ongoing road constructions in Solwezi district of North Western Province has cheered the business community who are hopeful of increased economic activities.

Colour Festival to Paint Solwezi

[Times of Zambia] THE mining town of Solwezi will be full of coloured festivities as the Solwezi Colorfest debuts at Tanji Waterfalls this Saturday.

Chief Mumena Counsels Politicians

[Times of Zambia] CHIEF Mumena of the Kaonde people in Solwezi in the North-Western Province has urged political parties and their supporters not to take the law into their own hands but maintain peace during their campaigns ahead of August 11, general...

Govt to Barricade DRC Border

[Times of Zambia] Government has decided to erect a barricade stretching from Chililabombwe to Solwezi to help regulate movement of people into and out of the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), and curb rampant smuggling activities.

Lumwana’s Agro Support Timely

[Times of Zambia] Barrick Lumwana's projection that Solwezi and Kalumbila districts of North-Western Province will soon attain self-sufficiency in food production and help deliver benefits to local economies is music to the ears.

Six Solwezi Cyclists Compete in SA

[Times of Zambia] After topping the log in the Zambian Schools Mountain Bike (MTB) series, six cyclists from Solwezi recently competed in the South Africa finals of the invitational Spur School MTB series.

‘HIV/Aids Pandemic Equals Child Marriages’

[Times of Zambia] Chief Mumena of the Kaonde-speaking people of Solwezi said early marriages posed a serious threat and had potential to equal or surpass the HIV/AIDS pandemic if left unchecked.

Works On Solwezi Council Offices Advance

[Times of Zambia] Construction of the modern Solwezi Municipal Council office block has advanced and the building is expected to be completed in December this year.

All Eyes On Lubansenshi, Solwezi By-Election

[Zambia Reports] All political eyes today will be in Lubansenshi and Solwezi West where the electorates are casting their votes to elect a new Member of Parliament.

Police Warn Cadres

[Times of Zambia] Police have warned that anyone perpetrating violence in today's Lubansenshi and Solwezi West Parliamentary by-elections will be dealt with sternly.

Nevers Still Traumatised By Solwezi Candidate Debacle

[Zambia Reports] Opposition Movement for Multi Party Democracy president Nevers Mumba has not recovered from the trauma of seeing the party's proposed candidate for the Solwezi West parliamentary by-election pull out at the last minute

All Set for Lubanseshi, Solwezi West By-Elections

[Times of Zambia] All  is set for the parliamentary by-elections for Lubanseshi and Solwezi West constituencies following the successful filing in of nomination papers by candidates contesting the two seats on September 24 this year.