Daily Archives: Mar 7, 2012

Downgrading of Zambia’s economic outlook is a concern says JCTR

The downgrading of Zambia’s economic outlook from stable to negative is a concern and government should look into the concerns raised by Fitch. This development has occurred just before the country issues the US$700 million sovereign bond which might increase … read more »

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Zambia-China economic, trade zone attracts $1bn

THE Zambia-China Economic and Trade Cooperation Zone has attracted 17 companies and a total investment of nearly U$1 billion since inception five years ago, according to Zambia Development Agency. ZDA says resident companies of the economic zone situated in Chambishi … read more »

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IG, Stella Libongani, advised to be professional for a lasting career

Opposition MMD presidential aspirant Nevers Mumba has advised Inspector General of Police Stella Libongani to be professional in her duty if she is to have a lasting career. Dr. Mumba says if Ms Libongani chooses to be professional, Zambians will … read more »

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‘Lack of parliamentary safe guide in the current constitution making process is a concern’ Bishop Mususu

Former Evangelical Fellowship (EFZ) Executive Director, Bishop Paul Mususu, lamented that lack of parliament approval is a major concern of the current constitution making process. He said that if Zambian President Michael Sata “wakes up one day on the other … read more »

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‘My husband wouldn’t rape’ cries cop’s wife

THE wife of a police officer accused of raping a woman and stealing K400,000 has accused a named senior police officer at Chingola Police Station of falsely implicating her husband. Chibiya Petra Besa, 33, a teacher at Nakatindi Basic School, … read more »

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Zambia’s High Commissioner to the UK His Excellency Lt. Col. Bizwayo Nkunika makes traditional trip to the queen

[wide] [/wide] [wide] [/wide] On Tuesday, 6th March, Zambia’s new High Commissioner to the UK His Excellency Lt. Col. Bizwayo Nkunika made presentation of letters of credence to her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II. Later, His Excellency Lt. Col. Bizwayo Nkunika … read more »

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REFLECTIONS ON THE RECENT AU SUMMIT

The Southern African region has never held the AU Commission chairmanship. Now South Africa is bidding for the position on behalf of SADC. Here South Africa’s Minister of International Relations and Cooperation, Maite Nkoana-Mashabane sets out the rationale for why … read more »

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Emirates Holidays presents trade insights

Emirates Holidays, the tour operating arm of Dubai-based Emirates airline, one of the world’s fastest-growing airlines, has provided Zambian travel agents with details of the holiday packages that it offers. A group of 14 industry professionals attended a workshop in … read more »

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