Mbala district has completely run out of meallie meal, Zambia’s staple food.
People in the vast district are running to and from in search of the commodity which went out of stock over the weekend.
Some residents talked to said their is serious suffering in the area as people do not know what to do next.
Some shop owners hoped that maybe by Friday there will be some Meallie Meal from far flung areas like Lusaka.
Just two weeks ago, the Copperbelt province and Kasama district ran out of meallie meal pushing the prices of the commodity to records high of K80, 000 per bag.
The PF regime promised to develop Zambia within 90 days of taking over government.