Daily Archives: Jul 23, 2012

Edible oil industry syndicate exposed

THE local edible oil manufacturing industry is being choked by Tanzanian oils en route to the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) that are being dumped on the local market. And the Zambia Association of Manufacturers (ZAM) says Government is losing … read more »

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State to meet $1 billion worth target of FDI

By NKOLE CHITALA and KELLY NJOMBO GOVERNMENT says it is likely to meet a target of US$1 billion worth of foreign direct investment (FDI) from India this year. Ministry of Commerce Trade and Industry permanent secretary Stephen Mwansa says Government … read more »

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Striker Jacob Mulenga makes comeback

STRIKER Jacob Mulenga will make a comeback to the Zambia national soccer team against South Korea in next month’s international friendly in Seoul. His club side, FC Utrecht is, however, wary about the risk of a recurrence of a knee … read more »

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Masebo pledges to care for artists

SYLVIA Masebo, the newly-appointed Minister of Tourism and Arts, has pledged to look into the plight of the artistes in the country and make sure that they are fully represented. And artistes in the country have warned opposition members of … read more »

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Clubs shun proposed Nataaz league

THE National Theatre Arts Association of Zambia (NATAAZ) says it has failed to start its planned national theatre league for its members because clubs have not shown enough interest. National chairperson Jimmy Lungu said in an interview in Lusaka that … read more »

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Half human, half snake creature: Is it God’s creation?

By ENOCK MUKOSHA THERE has been a frenzied story of catching a half snake half human or with human head that was found lurking in the regions of Congo DR. Many curious people  have tapped its image on their mobile … read more »

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Buildcon bails out bowlers

ZAMBIA’S participation at the 2012 African States Bowling yesterday became a reality when Buildcon Investments bailed out the national team with a K35 million donation to enable the bowlers travel to South Africa this week. With time fast ticking away … read more »

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ZRA beats revenue collection target

THE Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) has exceeded this year’s targeted revenue collection for the period January to June, Auditor General Anna Chifungula has said. Ms Chifungula has since commended the Authority for performing above  its  set  targets during the six-month … read more »

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LGAZ to engage Govt on personal levy

THE Local Government Association of Zambia (LGAZ) has resolved to engage the Government on the need to revise the rate of personal levy from the current K15, 000 to K100, 000 per year to boost the revenue base for councils. … read more »

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