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BoZ maintains policy rate for February at 9.25 percent

The Monetary Policy Committee of the Bank of Zambia has maintained the Central Bank’s policy rate at 9.25 percent for February, 2013. The Committee noted upward risks to inflation in February 2013 to emanate from selected food items, notably fish … read more »

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Investigative officers to quiz Mumba

MMD president Nevers Mumba has been summoned to appear before a team of Government investigative officers in Lusaka today. Joint Government investigative wings public relations officer Namukolo Kasumpa said Dr Mumba would appear before at the offices in Woodlands around … read more »

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CEEC dishes out over K146bn

By Gideon Thole and Majie Sayila THE Citizens Economic Empowerment Commission (CEEC) has disbursed more than K146 billion to 636 projects since 2008 when the fund was launched for the purpose of empowering local business people and other disadvantaged groups. … read more »

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IMF ranking of Zambia cheers RB

By ANGELA CHISHIMBA PRESIDENT Banda says he is happy with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) ‘s announcement that Zambia has been rated among the top four high-performing African countries. President Banda’s special assistant for press and public relations Dickson Jere … read more »

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Nigerian national arrested by the Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC)

By Zumani Katasefa A 25 year old Nigerian national has been arrested by the Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) in Kitwe for drug trafficking. According to a statement from the DEC public relations manager John Nyawali, the Nigerian was arrested in … read more »

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Rupiah Banda commits to malaria eradication

President Rupiah Banda has vowed not to rest until every Zambian has easy and low-cost access to healthcare. In a statement issued by his special assistant for press and public relations, Dickson Jere, Mr Banda said he would continue to … read more »

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Mrs Priscilla Isaac appointed Director of Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ)

THE Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) has appointed Priscilla Isaac as director of elections with effect from April 1, 2011. ECZ public relations manager Cris Akufuna announced the appointment of Mrs Isaac, who was deputy director of elections and voter … read more »

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Zambia: Investrust Launches Kantemba Bank Account

By DARLINGTON MWENDABAI INVESTRUST Bank Plc has launched a business account to empower small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the country, with over 850 already benefitting from the service. The business account designed to service the SMEs called Kantemba will … read more »

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Zambia: New law to ease hydro-power set up

By DARLINGTON MWENDABAI MINISTRY of Commerce, Trade and Industry has issued a statutory instrument (SI) to reduce the cost of developing power plants in an effort to increase electricity generation in the country. Zambia Development Agency (ZDA) public relations manager … read more »

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