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Sunday, January 19, 2020

Economy

Areeba Dragged again to court in Ghana, This time over Qos

A class action has been taken against Scacom Ghana Limited, operators  of Ghana’s biggest mobile phone network, Areeba, for violating relevant  provisions of the National Communications Authority (NCA) Act and  bregulations for high quality of service. The action comes in...

Sell of 49% shares of Zambia National Commercial Bank to Rabobank was done

Forum for Democracy and Development (FDD) President Edith Nawakwi has maintained that the sale of the Zambia National Commercial Bank (ZANACO) 49 percent shares to Rabobank of the Netherlands was done fraudulently. Ms Nawakwi says the Zambian Law does not...

Comesa to launch FAMIS

The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) has organised a Food and Agricultural Marketing Information System (FAMIS) workshop in Lusaka. More than 200 stakeholders in the agriculture sector would attend the workshop that would mark the unveiling of FAMIS. The...

LuSE capitalization grows

LUSAKA Stock Exchange (LuSE)'s market capitalisation grew by 52 per cent in 2006, representing a K13 trillion increase from 11 per cent registered the previous year. In dollar terms, the market capitalisation grew by 30 per cent to reach US3.2...

ZESCO, Albidon seal US2.2m deal

The Zambia Electricity Supply Company (ZESCO) has signed a power supply agreement involving US$2.2 million with Albidon Zambia Limited company. Speaking at the signing ceremony in Lusaka today, ZESCO Managing Director Rodnie Sisala said ZESCO would construct a 33 KV...

Govt. releases K200m for terminal construction in Mongu

Government, through the Ministry of Transport and Communication, has released K200 million for the construction of a passenger bus terminal at Mulamba Harbour in Mongu district. Mulamba Harbour Master, Washington Nkhonjela, said the construction of the terminal would commence as soon...

Lake Kariba silt, sand blocks irrigation progress

By Tovin Ngombe The Small Scale Irrigation Project (SSIP) has observed that sedimentation has become a serious problem at Buleya Malima irrigation scheme on Lake Kariba in Sinazongwe district. Sedimentation which is a process where small particles that are moved...

Voluntary Medical Scheme Introduced

The Government has introduced a voluntary medical scheme for public service workers following an agreement with the public service unions, Zambia Daily Mail reported Monday. Employees and the government will be required to contribute 40 and 60 percent of the...

China offers Zambia tariff-free market

Lusaka - China had offered Zambia tariff-free market access for its products and would allow its citizens to borrow investment capital from the Bank of China, finance minister Ng'andu Magande said yesterday. Chinese firms had started feasibility studies on how...

China Offers Zambia Investment Package

Chinese President Hu Jintao on Saturday offered Zambia a multimillion dollar investment package aimed at boosting ties. Facing mounting accusations of Chinese exploitation of African labor and resources _ an issue during last year's Zambian presidential elections ...

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The current number of constituencies cannot be changed without first amending the Constitution-ECZ

THE Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) has said that the current number of constituencies cannot be changed without...
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Today’s Message: Be on the Lookout

Today’s Scripture "…Every desirable and beneficial gift comes out of heaven. The gifts are rivers of light cascading down from the Father of Light…" (James 1:17,...

Who is Responsible for Paying Salaries for UNZA Lecturers?

  By Antonio Mwanza Every time there is a salary delay at UNZA, everyone blames Government. But, is it the responsibility of the Government to pay...

Never again will people with Money Ever Try to buy off MMD-Nevers Mumba

Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) Party President Dr. Nevers Mumba said the MMD belongs to its members and not former members. Speaking when he...

Green Eagles Go Three points Clear, Nkana Escape at GBFC

Green Eagles stayed in command of the FAZ Super Division for a second successive week following Saturday’s away victory at 8th placed Kobe Warriors. 1-0...
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