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ECZ urges mine operaters to institute measures aimed at reducing Carbon emmissions

The Environmental Council of Zambia (ECZ)has urged mine operaters in the country to put in place measures aimed at reducing carbon emmissions into the atmosphere. ECZ Public Relations Manager,  Justine Mukosa, says the development will play a crucial role in mitigating...

FRA to start paying farmers in Gwembe next week

Farmers in Gwembe who supplied maize to the Food Reserve Agency (FRA), are due to start receiving their payments next week.     Musisa Cooperative Chairman, Simeon Mungazi, told ZANIS that the list of farmers who have so far supplied...

Govt envisages Zambia as Agro home in Africa

Agriculture and Co-operatives Minister, Ben Kapita, says his dream was to make Zambia a home of agriculture on the African continent in the next four years. Mr Kapita called on Zambia National Commercial Bank (ZANACO) to quickly open up branches in...

DEC nabs businessman, spouse for being in possession of precious stones.

The Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) has arrested a Copperbelt businessman and his spouse for being in possession of precious stones weighing 21.6715 kilograms worth US$23,866.59. DEC spokesperson, Rosten Chulu announced this in a statement made available to ZANIS in Lusaka...

Govt sets aside K7.7 billion for repair of Isoka-Muyombe Road

Government has allocated about K7.7 billion kwacha for the rehabilitation of the Isoka/Muyombe Road. Isoka East Member of Parliament, Catherine Namugala, said the money is meant for the tarring of 176 kilometer Isoka-Muyombe stretch, which is currently in bad state. Ms. Namugala,...

German company introduces energy-saving stove to Levy

 A German company, PT Climate Projects today introduced an energy saving cooker to President Levy Mwanawasa at State House. After the demonstration of how the "Save 80" cooker works, Minister of Energy and Water Development, Kenneth Konga, said the concept was...

South Africa Airways voted Africa’s leading Airline

South African Airways has been voted Africa's leading Airline in the first class and business airline category. Country Manager, Vincent Mupwaya says South African Airways was awarded as the leading Airline by the World Travel Awards in May this year. Mr. Mupyaya...

RDA urged to release funds for township roads in the country

Local Government Association of Zambia President Charles Mumena has appealed to the Road Development Agency (RDA) to expedite the release of funds meant for the rehabilitation of Township roads through out the Country. Mr Mumena said despite the RDA appointing...

Indeni Oil Refinery to be refurbished at US $65m

GOVERNMENT has set aside US$65 million to address the state of Indeni Oil Refinery in Ndola. This came to light in Livingstone today when a participant at the just ended Fifth Zambia International Business Advisory Council (ZIBAC) Conference, Dyson Mweene,...

LuSE, Zesco to meet over raising capital

THE Lusaka Stock Exchange (LuSE) will this week meet Zesco limited to engage the utility company appreciates the process of raising capital on the stock market. LuSE wants to find out if the electricity utility has immediate capital raising projects...
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