Disaster Management and Mitigation Unit (DMMU) national coordinator Chanda Kabwe says government has not received any report of anyone dying as a result of the hunger situation in the country. And Kabwe says government, through the unit, has so far distributed 50,000 metric tons of food to various drought affected districts in the country. Speaking at a joint press briefing by the Ministry of the Information and the Ministry of Religious Affairs in Lusaka Thursday, Kabwe said 2.3 million people out of the total Zambian population needed food support. “So far, government has given out 50, 000 metric tons of food to these communities. The breakdown in this 50, 000 metric tons is as follows; Southern Province where we have…...

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