Category Archives: Press Releases

Schools are open; drive carefully urges ZRST

As the new school term begins, today, 7th September 2015, the Zambian Road Safety Trust (ZRST) is urging drivers to use extra caution when travelling in school zones, moving out of driveways and navigating through parking lots and neighbourhoods. Motorists … read more »

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Nyamuka Zambia Application Period Ends

The Nyamuka Zambia Business Plan Competition application period is now closed. The competition whose application period was officially opened by the deputy Minister of Commerce, Trade and Industry, Honourable Miles Sampa, on Tuesday, 17 February 2015 at 12h00, closed at … read more »

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ZRST calls for a New Transport Policy

***PRESS RELEASE** Lusaka, Zambia – Wednesday, 6th May, 2015. The Zambian Road Safety Trust (ZRST) has mourned eight people who died in a head-on collision on Sunday, 3rd May 2015. A journalist from PRIME TV, Mr. Muunga Hansingo, his wife, … read more »

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Cargill’s purchase of Zamanita moves closer as Zambeef shareholders unanimously approve deal

Cargill and Zambeef Products PLC have made progress towards completing a deal for Cargill to purchase Zamanita Limited, the soybean crushing and refining subsidiary of Zambeef. The deal has been formally approved by Cargill’s Board of Directors and today Zambeef’s … read more »

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Easter Holiday Traffic Casualties Should be a Wake-Up Call

Lusaka, Zambia – 8th April 2015. The Easter holiday road traffic crash statistics revealed by the Zambia Police should be yet another wake-up call on how as the country view road crashes and the worsening road traffic safety. The Police … read more »

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STATEMENT BY PF SECRETARY GENERAL DAVIES CHAMA ON DPP CASE

STATEMENT BY PF SECRETARY GENERAL DAVIES CHAMA ON HIGH COURT JUDGE MWILA CHITABO’S STAYING OF PRESIDENT EDGAR LUNGU’S TRIBUNAL DECISION ISSUED IN LUSAKA ON 12TH MARCH 2015, LUSAKA Members of the media, it is with a heavy heart that I … read more »

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Statement on Pres Lungu’s Health

Lusaka, (Sunday, 8th February 2015) — His Excellency Mr. Edgar Chagwa Lungu, President of the Republic of Zambia has had to excuse himself from the Women’s Day celebrations when he felt uncomfortable. President Lungu delegated his authority to Minister of … read more »

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Lungu makes changes at Permanent Secretary level

President Lungu has made the following changes to government with immediate effect: Terminated the contract of Ms. Charity Mwansa as Permanent Secretary for the Ministry of Mines, Energy and Water Development; Terminated the contract of Ms. Ing’utu Suba as Permanent … read more »

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The alleged “sale” MMD is total and absolute rubbish

The alleged “sale” of the Movement for Multi-party Democracy (MMD) to the Patriotic Front (PF) by Party president Dr. Nevers Mumba in return for a diplomatic posting to some South American country is total and absolute rubbish and should be … read more »

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