Monthly Archives: September 2010

Zambia:Tears of the Zambian Child – exclusive report

By Malama Katulwende Left to Right: Children learning under a tree in Rural Zambia, then Children in a classroom in urban Zambia The little girl gaped at me in awe – her big, clear, brown eyes staring at me fixedly … read more »

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Tears of the Zambian Child in Rural Zambia

While there is a lot of government waste and corruption still goes on, many Zambian children in the rural areas have been forgotten. The photos below show the neglect, the suffering, the hopelessness of Zambian rural children. These photos were … read more »

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Zambia:Nickel mine mints $13.3m

By CYNTHIA MWALE ALBIDON Limited has realised US$13.3 million from the sale of 14,257 tonnes of Nickel concentrates from the Munali Nickel Project in Mazabuka. Managing director Alasdair Cooke said Munali Nickel Mine, which was re-opened on March 26, has … read more »

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Living In Fear Without Papers

By Lady C. Friends, I took some time out to re-evaluate certain aspects in and around my life. I experienced some life-changing episodes and learned that not all friends are what they appear to be. This week I want to … read more »

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Zambia: Kwacha maintains resilience

By Business Reporter THE Kwacha is likely to continue trading steady to strong in the near term as dollar supply flow increases into next month on account of conversation for the quarterly corporate tax, the Barclays Bank treasury has said. … read more »

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Zambia:Nhekairo is new ZRA head

QFM Zambia’s republican president, Rupiah Banda has appointed Mr. Wisdom Nhekairo as new Commissioner-General of the Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA). Mr. Nhekairo, who was until his appointment as ZRA Commissioner for Domestic Taxes, will take over from Mr. Chriticles Mwansa … read more »

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RB reshuffles his govt again

QFM, Republican president, has for the second time reshuffled his Government in less than a month. This has seen the transferring of three Cabinet Ministers and an appointment of a new Permanent Secretary. The President has transferred Agriculture and Cooperatives … read more »

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Zambia: Africa-EU summit to address EPAs’ bottlenecks

By Business Reporter COMMERCE, Trade and Industry Minister Felix Mutati has said that the Africa-European Union (EU) Summit scheduled for November this year will help end the bottlenecks that have led to the delays in signing the Economic Partnership Agreements … read more »

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Zambia Private sector loans increase

By CYNTHIA MWALE CREDIT to the private sector in Zambia has improved with financial institutions increasing loans by over K500 billion between January and July this year bringing total industry loans to K7.5 trillion. Bankers Association of Zambia (BAZ) chairman … read more »

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