Daily Archives: Mar 26, 2013

Anglo American Returns to Zambia After 11 Years to Tap Copper

Anglo American Plc (AAL) has returned to Zambia, Africa’s biggest copper producer, to explore for the metal after exiting the country 11 years ago. Anglo is operating in northwestern Zambia where the government granted it two exploration licenses in December, … read more »

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Anglo-American to start North-West mining explorations

Anglo-AMERICAN, one of the world’s largest mining firms focusing on platinum group metals, diamonds, copper, nickel, iron ore, metallurgical and thermal coal will next month start large-scale exploration works in North-Western Province. Two months ago, the Government granted Anglo-American large-scale … read more »

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50 megawatts power plant to be commissioned this week

THE 50 megawatts (mw) heavy fuel power plant being developed by Ndola Energy Company will be commissioned this week in Ndola. Deputy Mines, Energy and Water Development Minister Charles Zulu said the heavy oil power plant being constructed by Ndola … read more »

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Former president Rupiah Banda pleads not guilty

Former republican president Rupiah Banda has pleaded not guilty to charges of abuse of office of authority in an oil deal involving a Nigerian company. Mr. Banda who appeared this morning before Chief Magistrate Joshua Banda was flanked by wife … read more »

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Counter-Arguments against Hon. Mulusa, Solwezi Mp’s views on Internet

By Kaela B Mulenga In a matter related to RB’s (Rupiah Banda) immunity revocation running rounds on the internet – there are two critical points which can’t pass without comment. First, the Solwezi Central Constituency MP, Hon Lucky Mulusa’s observations, … read more »

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Funeral update for Mr Ricks Mulomba

Ricks Mulomba was put to rest on the 25th of March 2013 in Mazabuka , Zambia. The Mulomba family would like to express their heartfelt appreciation for the help, thoughtfulness and sympathy given to them during this difficult time. Special … read more »

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Zambia v. Lesotho: Is Renard losing the Plot?

By Gilbert Phiri 1. Mbesuma – Katongo combination – This was the starting attacking option in a 4-4-2 formation. Apart from the flighted ball Katongo sent in the 75th minute to allow Mbesuma to score, there was not a single … read more »

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Warrant arrest aganist Mpombo for absconding from court proceedings

The Lusaka Magistrate’s Court has issued a bench warrant against former Minister of Defence George Mpombo for absconding from court proceedings in a matter in which he is charged with theft by public servant, forgery and uttering a false document. … read more »

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Sports Minister brands Zambia’s 1-1 rubbish

The Government has threatened to disband Chipolopolo following the team’s 1-1 draw with Lesotho in Sunday’s away 2014 World Cup qualifier in Maseru. Sports Minister Chishimba branded Zambia’s 1-1 draw in Lesotho as rubbish. Kambwili said FAZ and the entire … read more »

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