ZCCM-Investment Holding has called on Zambians to buy shares in ZCCM-IH.
Company Chief Executive Officer Pius Kasolo says government is selling 28-million shares it holds in ZCCM-IH to Zambians both locally and abroad through the Lusaka Stock exchange-LUSE.
Dr. Kasolo says the objective of selling ZCCM-IH shares to Zambians is to enable them take an active role in the running of Zambian big mining companies.
He says the buying of shares in ZCCM-IH by Zambians will close on November 30, 2015.
Dr. Kasolo says President Edgar Lungu has emphasized the need to ensure that Zambians both locally and abroad have an equal participation in running the mines.
He says ZCCM-IH will work with the ministry of Foreign Affairs to ensure that the information about the sale of shares in ZCCM-IH is disseminated to all Zambians abroad.
Dr. Kasolo says ZCCM-IH is aware that a number of Zambians that have expressed interest to invest back home and called on them to take advantage of the opportunity to own shares.