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Mulekwatako Nensoni Ba Richard Sakala, ba Sakalanyongo imwe

Richard Sakala, the Daily Nation proprietor and editor must not think that all Zambians are so forgetful, and stupid. He can fool some, but not everyone. Actually, majority Zambians still remember who Richard Sakala is. We remember the type of … read more »

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Harnessing remittances for Africa’s development

By Mthuli Ncube More than 30 million Africans (about three per cent of Africa’s total population) are living outside their home countries. This figure includes those living within other African countries. These African migrants send money to their families in … read more »

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Zuma warns west’s ‘colonial’ corporates in interview with FT

High quality global journalism requires investment. Please share this article with others using the link below, do not cut & paste the article. Jacob Zuma, South Africa’s president, has warned western companies they must change their old “colonial” approach to … read more »

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DHL Express triples retail footprint in Sub-Saharan Africa

Express company expands footprint from 300 to more than 1,000 DHL Service Points within six months DHL expands its role of connecting Africa with over 220 countries and territories worldwide DHL Express, the world’s leading international express services provider, has … read more »

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Emirates Inaugurates Non-Stop Daily Service to Algiers

New gateway marks the 130th destination milestone for the airline Emirates, one of the fastest growing airlines in the world, has launched its daily non-stop service from Dubai to Houari Boumediene Airport today. It is the 22nd gateway for Emirates in Africa … read more »

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Interview: Kumbukilani Phiri – a Zambian who works at the Sunshine Kaidi New Energy Group

I recently reached out to Kumbukilani Phiri, a Zambian who works at the Sunshine Kaidi New Energy Group and who speaks fluent Mandarin after studying Civil Engineering in Guangxi university. As someone whose professional and educational experiences are the product … read more »

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Diplomatic Relations Up, Reputation Down

Two pieces of news almost came at the same time this week. BBC reported on 20 February that the Zambian government has taken over the running of the Chinese-owned Collum coal mine and cancelled all of its three licences, as … read more »

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TAKE KEEN INTEREST IN AFRICA – SAMPA ADVISES SCHOLARS AT HARVARD

Deputy Finance Minister Miles Sampa has called on scholars in business management, economics and government policy at Harvard University in Boston to take keen interest in Africa. Mr. Sampa said Africa is endowed with huge reserves of raw materials that … read more »

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GEMFIELDS SHOWCASES ZAMBIAN EMERALDS TO THE WORLD

Gemfields, which owns 75 percent of the Kagem emerald mine in Lufwanyama District in partnership with the government of Zambia, has recently been highlighting the nation’s gemstones at the world’s largest mining investment event. The stylish Cape Town initiative demonstrated … read more »

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