Category Archives: Business

Hilton Garden Inn Arrives in Zambia

Lusaka, Zambia and McClean, Va, 7 August 2018 – Lusaka, the capital of Zambia, has officially welcomed Hilton Garden Inn, the award-winning midscale brand by Hilton (NYSE: HLT). The hotel is the second Hilton Garden Inn property to open in Sub-Saharan … read more »

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Malambo’s killer sentenced to death by hanging

The Lusaka High Court has sentenced Shabu Benos to death by hanging after finding her guilty for the murder of Lusaka businessman and Auto Force proprietor, Reeves Malambo on 29th January,2017. Delivering judgment, High Court Judge in-Charge, Gertrude Chawatama said … read more »

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Syngenta and USAID/Feed the Future Invest $1.8 million to help Smallholder Farmers in Zambia

Lusaka, Zambia – Syngenta in Zambia, through its subsidiary MRI Seed, has partnered with the Feed the Future Partnering for Innovation, a United States Agency for International Development (USAID) programme implemented by Fintrac Inc., to help smallholder farmers gain access … read more »

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Monica Musonda bags ‘Champion of the South’ award.

Zambian businesswoman Monica Musonda was awarded the MEDays 2016 Forum “Champion of the South” award on Thursday in Tangiers, Morocco for her innovative company, Java Foods which is a model for the new generation of business leaders. Speaking on this … read more »

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VISA and ENGEN service stations to give away fuel to motorists

VISA, a leader in global payments, has partnered with ENGEN Petroleum Zambia to give away fuel to consumers who use their VISA cards to purchase fuel in a promotion dubbed “Drive Free with Engen”. The 8 week promotion, which was … read more »

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Vodafone in Zambia will not provide any voice services-ZICTA

ICTA has clarified that it has not issued any licence to Mobile Broadband Zambia Limited trading as Vodafone Zambia to offer voice services in the country. In a statement, ZICTA Head of Public Relations Ngabo Nankonde explained that the firm’s … read more »

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FedEx Acquires TNT Express

Combination Builds Upon Competitive Positioning in Global Transportation and Logistics Industry FedEx Corporation (FedEx) (NYSE:FDX), FedEx Acquisition B.V. (the Offeror) and TNT Express N.V. (TNT Express) jointly announce that FedEx has acquired TNT Express. The €4.4 billion acquisition combines the … read more »

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Barclays Africa addresses the role of the financial sector in addressing power and energy challenges at AfDB Annual Meetings

Barclays Africa will play a key role in driving discussions around energy, climate change and the financial inclusion of women at the African Development Bank (AfDB) Annual Meetings in Lusaka, Zambia from May 23 to 27. Representing Barclays Africa, Chief … read more »

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Ericsson chosen by Airtel Zambia for network transformation

Airtel Zambia chooses Ericsson for radio access network upgrade   Ericsson to transform 2G sites, swap out existing 3G sites New radio system will enhance the subscriber experience and strengthen Airtel’s market leadership in the country Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) has extended … read more »

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