Daily Archives: Dec 12, 2011

Zamba-China sign loan agreement

Zambia and China have signed an economic and technical corperation grant and interest-free loan agreement to further consolidate their bilateral relations. The grant agreement is worth K43.3 billion , while K32 billion is for the economic and technical corperation interest-free … read more »

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Wife trails, busts cheating ex-ZAF chief

FORMER Zambia Air Force Commander Lieutenant General Andrew Sakala has been caught by his wife at a girlfriend’s house in Lusaka’s Ngombe Compound. Lt Gen Sakala, whose extra-marital affair was discovered on Thursday, faces possible arrest for allegedly threatening to … read more »

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Sata seeks Russian investors

PRESIDENT Sata yesterday cast his investment net wider when he asked Russian business houses to invest in Zambia to help create more jobs and reduce poverty. In a statement from his spokesman George Chellah, President Sata asked the Russian Embassy … read more »

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Persons with disability get Airtel support

AIRTEL Zambia has donated 10 community payphones with K5 million airtime to Zambia Association for Persons with Disability (ZAPD) as a way of commemorating International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD). Head of corporate communications and government affairs Chabuka Kawesha … read more »

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Zambia 5th Born N Bred Awards dubbed ‘the worst’ in history

The 5th “Born N Bred” awards took place last Friday and we have heard a lot of talk about them because there were quite a few surprises. I am sure you might have heard the complaints leveled at the organizers … read more »

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Mine contract workers left jobless

MORE than 260 workers of Moolmans in Chingola have been left jobless after Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) terminated the company’s contract. And Mines Minister, Wylbur Simuusa, has summoned KCM to his office to explain why the company terminated Moolmans’ Company … read more »

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Zambia:BOZ violated law in printing money – Chikwanda

FINANCE Minister, Alexander Chikwanda, told Parliament yesterday that the Bank of Zambia (BoZ), during the MMD reign, printed money  worth close to K110 billion (Euro 16,779,411) without following provisions of the Zambia Public Procurement Authority (ZPPA) Act. Mr Chikwanda said … read more »

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Zambia:Garbage problem in Lusaka

Poor Garbage management in Lusaka has continued to raise worries among the residents. Emmanuel Chemo of Lusaka Kaunda Square Stage 1 is concerned with uncollected garbage which has accumulated in the midst of residential houses. He says residents pay for … read more »

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Lewanika burial today

The body of the late Zambia’s Ambassador to Japan Dr. Wamundila Mbikusita-Lewanika has arrived in Mongu where it will lay in state in readiness for burial on Monday. The Luena Barak brass band of the Zambia Army played solemn music … read more »

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