Daily Archives: Mar 29, 2012

Zambian women told to dress properly in public

Non-Governmental Organizations Coordinating Council (NGOCC) has counselled women in Zambia to dress decently to avoid being stripped naked in public. NGOCC Copperbelt province co-ordinator Mable Mugala said the number of women who were being stripped naked and harassed publicly by … read more »

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Former mines minister arrested for facilitating issuance of the mining license

Former mines minister has been arrested and charged with two counts of corruption and being in possession of property believed to be proceeds of crime. Mr Mwale is alleged to have received about K473 million from a foreign mining company … read more »

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Zambia sets first benchmark rate at 9 pct

(Reuters) – Zambia’s central bank rolled out a monetary policy framework to replace money-supply targeting on Thursday, setting its inaugural benchmark interest rate at 9 percent, which analysts said signalled significant monetary tightening. The rate will come into effect on … read more »

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Bill Gates in Zambia

Microsoft Founder Bill Gates is in the country for a series of meetings.Mr Gates one on the wealthiest men in the world was this morning at the Coptic Hospital in Lusaka for a private visit. The American billionaire is this … read more »

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Sata winds-up India visit

[wide][/wide] President Michael Sata on Thursday concluded his investment promotion engagements with the business community in India. President Sata has held a meeting with Apollo International Limited who have shown interest to construct a super-specialist hospital in Zambia. The multi-million … read more »

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Nkoya Royal Council disassociate themselves from secession

The Nkoya Royal Council and the Kazanga Cultural Association have disassociated themselves from secession calls by the Barotse National Council. Council Chairman EDWIN NKOMESHA told ZNBC that the National Council was not a true gathering of all stakeholders of the … read more »

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Lords Of Poverty

Field, a Zambian national based in the U.S is on his flight to Boston from Los Angeles. Beside him is seated an in sensitive, greed infested individual who seems to think narrowly but asks interesting questions and makes thought provoking … read more »

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‘I personally support dual citizenship’ says Prof Nkandu Luo

A senior PF government Minister, Professor Nkandu Luo, Minister for Local Government, has told Zambians that she personally supports dual citizenship. Speaking on Cross Fire Blog Radio on Tuesday evening monitored by UKZAMBIANS Professor Luo, said “In Ghana the economy … read more »

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SPEECH BY SAREL VAN ZYL, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF FNB ZAMBIA LAUNCH OF THE FNB ZAMBIA MAKENI BRANCH MAKENI MALL THURSDAY, 29 MARCH 2012

[wide][/wide]THE DEPUTY GOVERNOR-OPERATIONS AT THE BANK OF ZAMBIA, DR. BWALYA NG’ANDU BOARD DIRECTORS OF FNB ZAMBIA MANAGEMENT AND STAFF OF FNB ZAMBIA INVITED GUESTS MEMBERS OF THE MEDIA LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, I welcome you all to yet another event where … read more »

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