Daily Archives: Apr 26, 2012

Zambia, Zimbabwe seal $4 billion power deal

President Michael Sata who is on a State visit to neighboring Zimbabwe yesterday together with his counterpart Robert Mugabe witnessed the signing of the MoU on co-operation to jointly construct a US$4 billion 1,650 megawatt hydro-power station at the Batoka … read more »

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Kabimba is number 3 in Zambia

PRESIDENT Michael Sata has directed Secretary to the Cabinet Evans Chibiliti to ensure that PF secretary general Wynter Kabimba is acknowledged immediately after Vice-President Guy Scott at all state functions. The directive was issued in a letter dated April 10, … read more »

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Vice President Guy Scott in UK to woo investors

Vice President Guy Scott is today expected in the United Kingdom for a series of meetings with British investors. Dr. Scott will be accompanied by his wife Charlotte, Commerce Deputy Minister Keith Mukata, Commerce Permanent Secretary Stephen Mwansa, Zambia Development … read more »

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Sata in Zimbabwe

From KASUBA MULENGA in Harare PRESIDENT Sata was yesterday greeted by a deafening 21-gun salute when he landed at Harare International Airport aboard the challenger for a three-day state visit to Zimbabwe. The President’s plane touched down at 15:15 hours … read more »

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Barclays to disburse K500 billion to Zambia SMEs

BARCLAYS Bank Zambia is this year expected to disburse over K500 billion in loans to Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs). Barclays Bank managing director Saviour Chibiya says apart from lending to SMEs, the bank has plans to improve their capacity … read more »

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Kambwili asks mines to pay Renard salary

MINISTER of Sport and Youth Chishimba Kambwili has appealed to mining companies to assist in paying US$100,000 salaries and allowances for national soccer team coach Herve Renard and his assistant Patrice Beameule. And Kambwili has said Government has revived sports … read more »

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Muteteka named in Chibombo CDF saga 

CHIBOMBO District Council has revealed alleged abuse of authority by former Local Government and Housing deputy minister, Moses Muteteka, in the run-up to last year’s tripartite elections.
 Council secretary, Muimui Nasilele made the disclosure yesterday when he appeared before the … read more »

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Wife killer burnt to ashes

A MAN in Nampundwe has killed his 44-year-old wife and buried her in a shallow grave behind their house before an angry mob pounced and burnt him to ashes.

 The man only identified as Nyambe differed with his wife on … read more »

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Draft Constitution Launch nex week

THE Constitution Technical Committee will on Monday next week launch the first draft constitution.? Technical Committee spokesperson Simon Kabanda said in a statement issued in Lusaka yesterday that the committee would on the same day launch a website for people … read more »

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