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Zambia allocates land to China for construction of memorial park

The Zambian government has allocated a two hectre plot of land to the Chinese government for the construction of a memorial park in remembrance of the Chinese workers who died during the construction of the TAZARA railway line. Vice President...

ZESCO to compensate people affected with expansion of Lunzua power station

ZESCO says it will soon construct houses, toilets and sink boreholes for the affected persons in the on-going expansion of the Lunzua Hydro Power Station in Mbala district in Northern Province. ZESCO Spokesperson Henry Kapata has also stated a rural...

HH urges Sata to leave State house once in a while and see how Zambians are suffering

I will continue touring the country and spreading the message of love, unity and development among all Zambians despite the PF repressive and dictatorial Public Order Act which has limited people’s freedoms, says opposition UPND president Hakainde Hichilema. Speaking when...

Guy Scott wants an end to amateurism in Agriculture

Vice President Dr Guy Scott says Zambian farmers need to change their attitude towards agriculture if the sector is to reach its full potential. Dr Scott observed that most farmers in Zambia treat agriculture as a hobby. He said the...

Depleting fish stocks in Luapula worry Government

Government has bemoaned the declining fish catches on the Mweru-Luapula Fishery in Luapula Province. Nchelenge District Commissioner (DC) acting Bennie Mwansa says government is deeply concerned with Depleting fish stocks due to over-fishing and the use of illegal fishing gears...

Chinese Vice President arrives in Zambia tomorrow for a four-day state visit

CHINESE Vice President Li Yuanchao arrives in Zambia tomorrow for a four-day state visit. Outgoing Chinese ambassador to Zambia, Zhou Yuxiao said at a press briefing in Lusaka that Dr Li would be in Zambia from June 18 to June...

Government sources land for ‘ stubborn’ Mumba GMA illegal settlers

Government has sourced land to settle 1,011 households who illegally settled in the Mumbwa Game Management area (GMA). A team of ministers led by Chiefs and Traditional Affairs minister Prof. Nkandu Luo convinced the traditional leadership in Chibombo and Mumbwa...

Economy can improve very fast if Zambia invests heavily in Education-Outgoing Chinese Ambassador

Outgoing Chinese Ambassador to Zambia Zhou Yuxio has called on the Zambian Government not to rely on the mining sector alone but to invest in science and technology if the country is to develop. Ambassador Yuxio said in modern society...

Dan Pule calls for remedial measures for weakening Kwacha

Opposition Christian Democratic Party (CDP) president Dr Danny Pule has urged government to put in place remedial measures to curb the weakening kwacha. Dr. Pule says his party is concerned on the increasing prices of food and essential commodities due...

Zambia is making notable efforts in agriculture but food insecurity and under nutrition still rising- CSO

Zambia risks losing out on the anticipated increased investment destined for the African Agricultural sector if the country does not undertake specific measures to unlock economic structures that are currently impeding growth of the industry, says Civil Society Organisations. The...
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Kitwe youths empowered with Higer bus worth US$270,000

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