Former Solwezi Central Member of parliament Lucky Mulusa has bemoaned the continued poor state of the Chingola-Solwezi road. Speaking in an interview Mr Mulusa said the road continues to be..
The Zambia Land Alliance has commended President Michael Sata for directing the Ministry of Lands and the Ministry of Gender to ensure that women have access to land for economic..
Transport, Works, Supply and Communication Deputy Minister Panji Kaunda has implored small scale farmers to practice crop diversification and stop depending on maize growing. Speaking in a telephone interview with..
The Zambia Environmental Management Agency (ZEMA) has cautioned against allocating excessive and rampant land to foreign investors. Speaking at a Ministry of Environment, Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Land Policy..
Mines Minister Christopher Yaluma has suspended the illegal mining activities on the copper slag dump commonly known as ‘black mountain’ located in Wusakile township Kitwe. Mr Yaluma has since directed..
An economist has observed that Zambia’s economic growth of about 5.5 percent in the last ten years has not resulted in an improved social welfare of the people in communities..
THE Bank of Zambia (BoZ) has tightened the monetary policy and increased the statutory reserves as well as policy rate in an effort to support the Kwacha which is currently..
ZESCO has signed a US$163 million loan agreement with Nordea Bank AB of Sweden and Standard Bank of South Africa. The loan agreement will result in the connection of the..
The Zambian Government has signed a US$41 million concessional loan from China for the construction of a 120 kilometre transmission line between Kariba North Bank and Kafue West to boost..
Mealie meal prices in Mufumbwe District of North Western Province have reduced by about K9 to trade at about K85 per 25 kg breakfast bag. The reduction is attributed to..
Ministry of Finance Permanent Secretary Felix Nkulukusa has dismissed fears that increased domestic borrowing by the government will limit the growth of the private sector in the country.Mr. Nkulukusa said..
By Hjoe Moono Yesterday, HE. MCS took the pain to address the growing concerns of a weak kwacha and cited among others the US Federal Reserve’s decision to reduce the..
Government has in collaboration with Vedanta Resources PLC formulated a business improvement plan meant to address the operational challenges facing Konkola Copper Mines (KCM). The formulation of a business improvement..
PRESIDENT Michael Sata has said that the recent depreciation in the exchange rate is due to a combination of domestic and international market developments. President Sata said that in a..
About one million people in Zambia who should have received clean water by 2015 will miss out, and another 4.4 million will go without sanitation, because of major investment shortfalls..