The Copperbelt University has scooped the most supporting institution award at the 2019 labor day celebrations. The institution has also recognized and awarded 26 members of staff in various categories for their exemplary work, each awardee walks away with 4500 kwacha.

The Copperbrlt University has scooped the most supporting institution award at the 2019 labor day celebrations. The institution has also recognised and awarded 26 members of staff in various categories for their exemplary work, each awardee walks away with 4500 kwacha.

CBU TO OPEN CAMPUS IN EASTERN PROVINCE

Eastern Province Permanent Secretary, Dr Buleti Nsemukila, has Commended the Copperbelt University for expressing interest in extending the much-needed educational needs to Eastern province. Dr Nsemukila said having the University’s presence in the Province is a clear indication of Governments continued effort to provide quality education to all Zambians. He was speaking when a team […]

CBU RECRUITS PROFESSORS.

CBU is a repository of innovative ideas resulting from innovation, research and ICT Consultancy activities. The university wishes to utilise this capacity to build a Cadre of senior academic staff that will resolve societal challenges and generate additional income necessary for continued operations and long term financial sustainability.  CBU has 3 core responsibilities: teaching, research […]

MEET DR. NATASHA SALIFYANJI KAOMA

By Taonga Bwalya When her name is mentioned to over 5000 teenagers and youths, many, if not all, aspire to be like her. This young medical doctor recently completed pursuing her Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (MBChB) at the University of Zambia and continues pursuing her passion towards adolescents. In 2015, while she was in […]

Gene Editing Technique could transform future

(Partly adapted from Fergus Walsh – BBC Health) CRISPR – get to know this acronym. It’s good to know the name of something that could change your future. Pronounced “crisper”, it is a biological system for altering DNA. Known as gene editing, this technology has the potential to change the lives of everyone and everything […]

Malaria Breath Test Shows Promise

MALARIA BREATH TEST SHOWS PROMISE (Partly adapted from Michelle Roberts – BBC Health) By  Victor Mwila Researchers from Washington University in the United States have started trying out a new and exciting malaria diagnostic test that uses breath odours. They have already tried out a crude prototype breathalyser in Africa. The test was reasonably good […]