By Meluse Kapatamoyo
The Zambia Nursing Council of Zambia (GNCZ) says a total of 978 out of the 1111 candidates who sat for the November/December 2013 Nurses and Midwives examinations passed.
The 978 represented a pass rate of 88 percent, and 132 candidates could not make it representing a failure of 12 percent said GNCZ registrar Universe Mulenga.The breakdown is as follows;
Registered Nurses - 520
Enrolled Nurses - 78
Enrolled midwives - 20
Registered Midwives - 234
Registered Operating Theatre Nurses - 45
Registered Critical Care Nurses – 34
Clinical Instructor Nurses – 21
Registered Mental Health Nurses - 26 PYM.