Daily Archives: Mar 25, 2012

President Sata discharged from Indian hospital, reports

President Michael Sata was on Sunday discharged from the hospital in Ahmedabad, India. According to Indian media reports, Mr. Sata was discharged from the hospital in the evening. “The President of Zambia is expected to leave Ahmedabad on Monday” says … read more »

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United States Approves $355 Million MCC Compact for Zambia

Lusaka, Zambia — The Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Board of Directors, chaired by U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton, approved a $355 million Compact grant to lay the foundation for systemic and lasting change in Lusaka’s water, sanitation and … read more »

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Mother nabbed for infanticide

A 29 year old woman has been arrested in Lusaka for alleged infanticide. Acting Police Spokes Person Rae Hamoonga confirmed the arrest of Elita Banda of unknown house number in Chilulu Compound to ZNBC news in Lusaka on Saturday. Mr. … read more »

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Mothers of Africa charity aims to reduce maternal deaths

BBC. A professor at the University Hospital of Wales (UHW) hopes Welsh expertise and training could help prevent expectant mothers in sub-Saharan Africa dying needlessly. Judith Hall, professor of anaesthetics, intensive care and pain medicine at the Cardiff hospital, is … read more »

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Kuwait’s Independent Petroleum Group bidding to supply crude oil to Zambia

FOURTEEN foreign firms among them Dalbit Petroleum and Kuwait’s Independent Petroleum Group (IPG) have been shortlisted for the two-year supply of diesel and unleaded petrol. And nine foreign firms have been shortlisted for the supply of 1.4 million tonnesof petroleum … read more »

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