Daily Archives: Mar 19, 2012

LAP GreenN Starts Legal proceedings against Zambian Government action

Monday 19 March, 2012 – LAP GreenN, the Libyan Investment Authority’s international telecommunications arm, today filed court papers challenging the Zambian Government’s action to seize LAP GreenN’s 75% share in Zamtel. In a petition filed before the Zambian High Court, … read more »

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HH calls for quick electoral reforms

UPND Leader Hakainde Hichilema says the country needs to have electoral reforms as soon as possible. Mr. Hichilema has told QFM news that the Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) should start operating in a more independent manner by being freed … read more »

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PF Policy ‘Zambians in Diaspora don’t have to re-locate’

THE call for Zambians working abroad to return home yesterday took a new twist when Foreign Affairs Minister Given Lubinda asked Zambians living in Botswana and other countries abroad not to feel pressured to return home in what appears like … read more »

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Network, Connect and Act in the Zambian Diaspora – By Lady C

Graced with some of the world’s most honest, hardworking, chivalrous and honourable citizens cocooned in a peaceful developing nation tucked away in southern Africa, Zambia is home to some of the world’s many professional forward-thinking academicians, results-oriented skilled individuals that … read more »

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Sata on first State visit, Botswana

[wide][/wide]AFTER almost six months in State House, President Sata this week embarks on a historical state visit of Botswana in a move expected to enhance economic and social partnerships between the two sister countries. Foreign Affairs Minister Given Lubinda, who … read more »

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Zambia Mining giants face closure over exploration licencing

FIRST Quantum Minerals (FQM) Zambia Limited, Equinox Zambia Limited and ZCCM-IH are among over 400 mining companies facing closure for defaulting on meeting statutory obligations as required by law. The Ministry of Mines and Natural Resources has since warned the … read more »

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