Daily Archives: Apr 7, 2012

Nkoyas reject Barotse secession

The Nkoya Royal Council in Kaoma district of Western Province has distanced itself from the agitation of the Lozi speaking people to secede from Zambia. This came to light at the Nkoya Royal Council indaba held at the Kazanga cultural … read more »

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Joyce Banda sworn in as president of Malawi, southern Africa’s first female head of state

[wide][/wide]Joyce Banda, Malawi’s former vice-president, has taken over the running of the southern African nation following the death in office of President Bingu wa Mutharika two days ago. Banda, 61, was sworn in as president at the National Assembly in … read more »

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Zambia US$100 million Diaspora Bond

THE government and Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) should consider raising US$100 million from Zambians working abroad through a Diaspora bond, says finance deputy minister Miles Sampa. And Sampa has implored local authorities to “put their houses in order” and … read more »

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