Daily Archives: Mar 28, 2012

ZAMBIA: Stanchart welcomes BOZ Policy Rate

Standard Chartered Bank Zambia has welcomed the monetary policy rate which the central bank intends to unveil tomorrow. Standard Chartered Bank Zambia managing director Mizinga Melu says the monetary policy rate will also assist in providing direction for the government … read more »

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BNC resolutions irresponsible & unacceptable – Gov

Government says the resolutions of the Barotse National Council for western province to secede from Zambia are irresponsible and unacceptable. Vice President Guy Scott who presented a ministerial statement on the matter in parliament today monitored by QFM NEWS, said … read more »

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Japan grants Zambia US$ 4 million for Education support

Japan has given Zambia four million dollars as support to the education sector. The money is meant to improve the quality of education and ensure the attainment of the Millennium development goals. Acting President and Finance Minister, Alexander Chikwanda says … read more »

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CONSEQUENCES OF BAROTSELAND SECEDING FROM ZAMBIA

BY THE ANALYST Finally what started as a whisper has come to fruition (that is if President Michael Sata) allows it. Barotseland secession if allowed has grave consequences. Firstly, I will establish one fact that Western Province is not the … read more »

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STATEMENT BY THE ZAMBIANS FOR EMPOWERMENT AND DEVELOPMENT (ZED) ON BAROTSE

STATEMENT BY THE ZAMBIANS FOR EMPOWERMENT AND DEVELOPMENT (ZED) ON THE RESOLUTIONS OF THE BAROTSE NATIONAL COUNCIL HELD FROM 26 TO 27 MARCH, 2012. We note with grave concern the resolution by the Barotse National Council to break away from … read more »

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Excessive drinking and involvement with Russian girls by Zambian students is a problem

Government has attributed the excessive drinking and involvement with Russian girls by Zambian students in Russia as a cause for the battering of Zambian students in that country. Minister of Education, Science and Technology, John Phiri said the Zambian students … read more »

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SOUTH AFRICA’S PARTICPATION IN BRICS IS A COLLABORATION FOR GROWTH AND INFLUENCE

The deepening relationships between the BRICS has recast the role of Africa and the world’s emerging super powers By Miller M Matola This week South Africa marks its first full year as a member of BRICS – the Brazil, Russia, … read more »

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South Africa to attend its 2nd BRICS summit in New Delhi

Johannesburg, Wednesday, March 28, 2012 – South Africa is sending a high powered team led by its president, Jacob Zuma, and including government ministers and business leaders to the 4th BRICS summit in New Delhi India from 28 – 29 … read more »

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New 1,000 housing units at K344 billion in Lusaka

THE National Housing Authority (NHA) and the private sector, which includes Shelter Afrique, intend to develop a 1,000 low and medium cost housing estate at a cost of over K344 billion in Lusaka. Called Northgate Garden Housing development, the project … read more »

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