Attending a meeting in Switzerland concerning Glencore.

Anna-Sophie Hobi, YAD 02.05.2018   Yesterday (labour day) a activist meeting concerning the biggest mining company Glencore took place in Zurich, Switzerland. Representatives of mine workers unions in DRC and Colombia as well as civil society with Claude Kabemba (SARW) and Andreas Missbach (Public Eye) presented current issues in and surrounding Glencore mines in DRC, Colombia …

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 Environment damage/ Truck Accident at Mitec Junction

by Kachuñu Noah/KwetuVoice/Solwezi/Northwestern Province. Today around 09:30,a Tanker Truck moving from Kansanshi Mine has fallen down spilling acid and oil. The story is that the truck starting loosing control after passing the general hospital, it lacked breaks and the driver started warning. People did not pay quick attention. They only realise the truck lost control …

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Some Garbage not collected by Solwezi Town Council from the Bus Station

Noah Kachuñu/KwetuVoice/Solwezi/Northwestern/13/04/2018 Every day towns accumulate litters and or dirt everyday. On the evening of 13th April 2018 garbage was not collected. When I was passing in the night I came across it around 21:00hrs. Zambia recently suffered cholera outbreak a situation that affected most business areas in the country. Solwezi Municipal Council and other …

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NAPSA in partnership with YWCA

Dorcas kamangala,/( YAD)/kimasala community/ solwezi district/ North western/ Zambia.  18 April, 2018 Kimasala community women were very exited to receive some sewing machines and materials from NAPSA in partnership with YWCA , its a big thankful to NAPSA and YWCA for the support and big job they have done to in power our women in …

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THE ADIVISORY COMMITTEE MEETING AT FOUNDATION KALUMBILA                           

 Kanganjo Ephraim/Kalumbila /13/04/2018 This is a platform which was initiated by EITA and the mine to discuss      developmental issues  in Musele community, the committee has 15 members drawn from all zones in Musele. It has been long since the committee mate but finally yesterday we mate and many issues were tabled out and …

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