Tag Archives: Chingola

Konkola Copper Mines and Zambia Railways limited sign MOU

Konkola Copper Mines and Zambia Railways limited have signed a memorandum of Understanding for the transportation of lime from Ndola Lime to the KCM plant in Chingola. The Signing ceremony which was witnessed by Transport and Communications permanent Secretary Muyenga … read more »

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Zambia Railway Limited float tenders to supply the materials, track equipment and tools

THE Zambia Railway Limited (ZRL) has floated a tender to invite bidder to supply materials and machinery for the company to commence rehabilitation of railway infrastructure. This follows the disbursement of US$120 million by Government to the company to help … read more »

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Audience doubts Chirwa’s targets for Zambia Railways

Some members of the audience that attended the Akapelwa Public Lecture by Professor Clive Chirwa’s felt his ambitious targets for Zambia Railways was not achievable. They said Prof Chirwa’s self-appointed three and half year timeline for turning around the ailing … read more »

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Zambia Railways Limited receives $120m grant for rehabilitation

GOVERNMENT has released a US$120 million grant to Zambia Railways Limited (ZRL) to enable the railway firm to rehabilitate the railway network, chief executive officer Clive Chirwa has said. Professor Chirwa has also announced that the railway firm would introduce … read more »

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Medical doctor jumps to death

A MEDICAL doctor on Tuesday evening committed suicide by jumping from the fifth floor of Premium Plaza in Ndola. Kanyanta Kapapa, of Flat 2 at Premium Plaza extension, jumped to his death at around 19:30 hours landing on the concrete … read more »

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Delayed electrification of school, clinic irks minister

DELAYED electrification of a clinic and school in Chingola has irked Mines, Energy and Water Development Minister Yamfwa Mukanga. Mr Mukanga said he was disappointed with the slow pace of electrification of Kalilo Basic School and Kalilo Health Centre in … read more »

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Nkana smelter not for sale, says KCM

KONKOLA Copper Mines plc says it is the owner of the Nkana Copper Smelter in Kitwe, contrary to reports by some sections of the media that it belongs to Mopani Copper Mine. KCM spokesperson Jacqueline Kabeta said in a statement … read more »

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Zambia: Social sector gets 50 p.c. Budget

By Whitney Mulobela and Obert Simwanza FINANCE and National Planning Minister Situmbeko Musokotwane yesterday presented the national Budget for 2011 worth K20.5 trillion with at least 50 per cent of the resources being committed to social sectors and infrastructure development. … read more »

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Zambia 2011 Budget – Full statement in parliament

Zambia 2011 Budget Address by Hon. Dr. Situmbeko Musokotwane, MP, Honourable Minister of Finance and National Planning  Delivered to the National Assembly on Friday 8th October, 2010 1. Mr. Speaker, I beg to move that the House do now resolve … read more »

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