MENTAL HEALTH A GROWING CONCERN IN ZCS

By Gillian Namungala Zambia has recently witnessed a rise in a number of dreadful reports on social media which are seemingly caused by mental health stresses. While it’s difficult to substantiate these occurrences, we cannot refute them. And they raise questions  pertaining to mental health. It is said that “there’s no health without mental health.” […]

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NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANIZATIONS EQUIP INMATES WITH SKILLS

  By Gillian N. Namungala The Zambia Correctional Service (ZCS) has continued to make strides in the rehabilitation of Inmates. The paradigm shift which necessitated the name change has enhanced the focus of the Service on the rehabilitation and reintegration of inmates through survival skills. The realization of the effect of survival skills on the […]

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ZCS SETS ON PATH TO CORRECTIVE JUSTICE

Zambia Correctional Service Act comes into effect By Gillian N. Namungala The Zambia Correctional Service (ZCS) has for a long time been operating under a punitive justice system also referred to as retributive justice, which means to punish inmates by incarcerating them in penal institutions. This punitive model has been practiced not only in Zambia, […]

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ZSC-CHAPLIANS URGED TO ENHANCE SPIRITUAL SERVICES

  Zambia Correctional Service (ZCS) Director-Corrections Deputy Commissioner Namataa Mayumbelo has urged Service Chaplains to enhance their spiritual services in correctional centres. She gave the counsel during the close of a three days workshop held in Kabwe.

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PRISON LEOPARDS LADIES SCOOP ZAVA OPEN TOURNAMENT

The Zambia Correctional Service(ZCS) sponsored Ladies Volleyball Team, Prison Leopards have emerged champions at the 2022 Zambia Volleyball Association (ZAVA) Open Tournament in Lusaka.   The Ladies scooped the top spot after beating Zambia Army sponsored Buffaloes 3-2 in the Semifinals and finally beating the Zambia Police Service sponsored Nkwazi in a straight 3 – […]

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PRESIDENT HAKAINDE HICHILEMA GRACES 2022 ABSA CUP

President Hakainde Hichilema graces 2022 ABSA Cup as Zambia Correctional Service’s sgt Charles Kalamba (in white) features on the Zambia Air Force(ZAF) side,Red Arrows against NAPSA Stars at Nkoloma stadium in Lusaka and Correctional Service Commissioner General Frederick Chilukutu is in attendance.

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DEPUTY COMMISSIONER HOSTS OFFICERS FROM THE AUDITOR GENERAL’S OFFICE

In picture, Deputy Commissioner General Kuyomba Bwalya hosts officers from the Auditor General’s office at Correctional Service HQ in Kabwe. In welcoming the team led by Brighton Mphatisha who is Assistant Director for specialized Audits, Mr Bwalya said that the visit will improve the work quality in the Zambia Correctional Service. Meanwhile, Mr Mphatisha said […]

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INSURANCE PART OF WORK LIFE – CHILUKUTU

The Correctional Service Commissioner Genera,l Fredrick Chilukutu says that insurance should be and is an important aspect of work-life. The Commissioner-General is also encouraging staff not only to insure motor vehicles but also life and other valuable items. “Insurance is an important aspect of our work life hence as you meet our officers around the […]

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ZNS WOMEN READY TO MAKE MONEY

The Zambia National Service (ZNS) Women’s group has rebranded to Eagles Women’s Club with a new mandate from a non profit organization to a money making cooperative. Minster of Community Development and Social Services Doreen Mwamba, MP. graced the occasion of to relaunch and unveil the Club’s new mandate. Impressed with the initiative by the […]

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Be our Tourism Envoy in Rwanda

Zambia Correctional Service (ZCS) Commissioner General Fredrick Chilukutu has implored his counterpart from the Rwanda Correctional Service(RCS) Juvenal Marizamunda to market what Zambia has to offer in the tourism sector. The request by Mr Chilukutu comes after the RCS delegation was treated to a thrill of the mighty Victoria Falls and Mukuni Big 5 safaris […]

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