Daily Archives: Apr 23, 2012

Zimbabwe State visit … President Michael Sata

ZAMBIA President Michael Sata will officially open this year’s edition of the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair which started in Bulawayo on Monday, a government spokesman has confirmed. Information and Publicity Secretary, George Charamba who also doubles as President Robert Mugabe’s … read more »

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China: CNMC Public Listing Needs Investor Vigilance

Prospective investors in China Non-Ferrous Metals Mining Corporation’s (CNMC) upcoming initial public offering (IPO) in Hong Kong should be aware of the company’s disturbing labor rights practices in Zambia. CNMC’s inability or unwillingness to respect worker’s rights in their Zambia … read more »

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Zambia short-lists 11 banks for Eurobond role

By Tosin Sulaiman LONDON, April 23 (Reuters) – Zambia has issued requests for proposals to 11 international banks seeking to act as book runners for its debut $500 million Eurobond, a government agency official said on Monday. Goldman Sachs, BNP … read more »

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Statement from LAP GreenN in relation to legal proceedings in Zambia

Monday 23rd April, Lusaka LAP GreenN, the Libyan Investment Authority’s international telecommunications arm and a major foreign investor in Zambia, is disturbed by the decision last week in the Zambian High Court to not grant interim protection for its seized … read more »

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Fugitive Henry’s world shrinks, IG

By YANDE SYAMPEYO [wide] [/wide]INSPECTOR-GENERAL of Police Stella Libongani yesterday said the noose around the neck of fugitive son of former President Rupiah Banda is tightening following Police’s latest engagement with Southern African Regional Police Chiefs Cooperation Organisation (SARPCCO) in … read more »

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A great time to visit Great Britain

A great time to visit Great Britain 2012 Olympic Games and the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Lusaka, 23 April 2012… Beatrice Kamanga, the Commercial Manager for British Airways in Zambia says Great Britain should be the destination of choice in 2012 … read more »

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Footballer Fabrice Muamba tells of his miraculous recovery

Bolton midfielder Fabrice Muamba has relived the dramatic moment he “died” in front of thousands of stunned football fans and described his astonishing recovery as “more than a miracle”. His heart stopped beating naturally for 78 minutes after he collapsed … read more »

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Nollywood stars NOLLYWOOD stars Desmond Elliot and Patience Ozokwo in Zambia

NOLLYWOOD stars Desmond Elliot and Patience Ozokwo have called on Zambian artistes to be original and complement Government efforts in the economic growth of the country. Mr Elliot said Zambians need to promote their culture to contribute to the wealth … read more »

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Veteran journalist Ridgeway Liwena dies

SOCIETY for Senior Journalists chairperson Ridgeway Liwena has died. He was 67. His son, Itwi, confirmed the death of his father in a statement issued in Lusaka yesterday. Dr Liwena, who was also Today Zambia newspaper editor-in-chief, was admitted to … read more »

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