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Govt. sets aside K12 billion for hosting international dialogue

Government through the ministry of Foreign Affairs has set aside K12 billion to host the SMART Partnership International dialogue in July this year. Commerce, Trade and Industry deputy minister, Dora Siliya told parliament today that about 400 delegates from...

Govt can’t consult on tax – Magande

The Minister for Finance says government does not need to consult tax payers when effecting new taxes. Ng'andu Magande told ZNBC news, that every tax payer is required to obey the law and pay taxes once they are enforced. Mr. Magande...

Local people to benefit from Zambezi rapids hydro power station

Mwinilunga District Commissioner (DC) Webster Samakesa says government will be pleased to see local people in IKelenge and Nyakesaya benefit from the Zambezi rapids hydro power station. He was speaking during the opening of the public hearing forum organised...

FRA to start paying farmers in Southern Province

GOVERNMENT has disclosed that the Food Reserve Agency (FRA) will soon start paying off money it owes to farmers in southern Province. Southern Province Permanent Secretary, Darius Hakayobe, said he has been assured by FRA officials that the K7 billion Kwacha owed to the farmers...

Controlling officers urged to ensure effective implementation of the 2008 budget

Secretary to the Cabinet Dr Joshua Kanganja has called on controlling officers in ministries and government departments to device a mechanism that will ensure an effective implementation and execution of the 2008 national budget in order to enhance economic...

Economic growth is due to attractive investment climate, says Mines minister

Minister of Mines and Mineral Development Kalombo Mwansa has attributed the growth of the Zambian economy to the attractive investment climate in the mining sector. Dr Kalombo Mwansa said added that the good policies put in place by government...

Farmers in Northern province owed K1 bn by FRA

FRA owes farmers in Chinsali district in Northern Province over K1 billion. And small scale farmers in the district have not benefited from the Fertilizer support Programe (FSP) because the District Agricultural Co-ordinator (DACO) is allegedly blocking the farmers...

Govt to recapitalize NCZ again

Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives Permanent Secretary Dr. Sam Mundia has reassured Nitrogen Chemicals of Zambia workers that government will inform them of what it has done in order to address the problem of salaries and other issues affecting...

UK backs Zambian plan on Mining Wealth

The British Government says it supports the Zambian Government in its objective of achieving a more equitable distribution of natural resource wealth, whilst at the same time ensuring Zambia remains an attractive destination for mining investment. A statement released...

SADC summit in Lusaka gobbled K16 billion, parley told

Parliament heard today that K16. 1 billion was spent on the preparations and hosting of the 27th Southern African Community (SADC) ordinary Summit of Heads of States and government in Lusaka in August, 2007. Foreign Affairs Deputy Minister Fashion...
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Micho Drops Two From Final 2021 CHAN Team

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