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Kotoko returns from Zambia after failing at Confederations Cup Competition

Kumasi Asante Kotoko returned from Zambia on Tuesday, March 19, after failing to progress in the Confederation of Africa Football (CAF), Confederations Cup competition. The...
media

March 18 major news items from Zambia

The following are news highlights in Zambia's major media outlets on Monday. -- The Zambian government says about 1,000 people have so far applied to...
Mining

Zambian government issues mining license to youths to curb illegal mining

The Zambian government on Sunday issued a small-scale mining license to youths in Chingola town on the Copperbelt Province to curb rising illegal mining...
Zambia map

Israel donates devices to Zambia to accelerate male circumcision drive

The Israel government on Wednesday donated PrePex devices to the Zambian government to help accelerate the country's male circumcision agenda. The...
growth

Civic leader hails Chinese investment in Zambia

Chinese enterprises' investment in Zambia has contributed to the economic growth of the country, a civic leader said on Sunday. Christopher Kango'mbe, president of the...
FDIs

Zambian official urges enterprises to hone competitiveness amid more Chinese investments

Entrepreneurs in Zambia need to be innovative, and ensure their competitiveness instead of complaining about a lack of opportunities, a civic leader said on...
Angola Military

Zambia to procure modern equipment for defense forces

The Zambian government said on Wednesday that it is in the process of procuring modern equipment for its defense forces. Davies...
dollars

Seychelles firm to invest US$16 million in shipbuilding yard in Zambia

A firm from Seychelles plans to invest about 16 million U.S. dollars to set up a shipbuilding yard at a port in northern Zambia,...
milling plant

Zambia civic leader calls for safeguarding of China-funded milling plants

A civic leader in Zambia's Chingola town in the Copperbelt Province on Tuesday called on communities to guard the Chinese-aided solar-powered milling plants as...
Minister of Higher Education Nkandu Luo

Zambia’s Public Universities Meal Allowances for Students Cancelled

The Zambian government has scrapped meal allowances for students in public universities. Minister of Higher Education Nkandu Luo said all 2019 first year students under...
inflation

Zambia’s year-on-year inflation recorded at 7.9 percent in January

Zambia's year-on-year inflation, as measured by the all items Consumer Price Index (CPI), was recorded at 7.9 percent in January, its statistics agency said...
SDG

Zambia Nominated to Start SDGs Program

The United Nations Development Program (UNDP) has selected Zambia as one of the 60 pilot countries for Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) Accelerator Labs, an...
newspaper

Jan. 13 major Zambia media outlets

The following are news highlights in Zambia's major media outlets on Sunday. -- Zambia has banned the importation of livestock and meat products from South...
GMO Crops

Civil groups reject plans to reintroduce genetically modified crops in Zambia

Thirty-one civil society organizations aligned to the agriculture sector on Thursday said they will fight all attempts to introduce genetically modified crops by authorities...
newspapers

Jan. 12 major Zambia media outlets

The following are news highlights in Zambia's major media outlets on Saturday. -- Crop-munching armyworms have now invaded maize fields covering...
media

Jan. 10 Zambia media outlets

The following are news highlights in Zambia's major media outlets on Thursday. -- Zambian President Edgar Lungu and his South African counterpart Cyril Ramaphosa have...
good cook

Zambia to subject 252 food items under scientific analysis to establish nutrient content

Authorities in Zambia said on Wednesday that about 252 food items will undergo scientific analysis to establish their nutrient content. Musonda...
Mzimba Gemstone Miners

Women gemstone miners say Zambia’s new tax regime may worsen illegal trade

Small-scale gemstone miners on Friday warn that the proposed new mining tax regime which includes a 15 percent export duty on precious metals will...
GIBA fights new media law

Jan. 5 major Zambia media outlets

The following are news highlights in Zambia's major media outlets on Saturday. -- Zambian President Edgar Lungu has directed that investigations be instituted into complaints...
media

Jan. 4 major Zambia media outlets

The following are news highlights in Zambia's major media outlets on Friday. -- Zambian President Edgar Lungu has assured that the government will provide assistance...
inflation

Zambian annual inflation rate goes up in December

Zambia's year-on-year inflation as measured by the all items consumer price index increased by 0.1 percentage point in December from the previous month, its...
media

Dec. 24 major Zambia media outlets

The following are news highlights in Zambia's major media outlets on Monday. -- Zambian President Edgar Lungu has warned of stern...

Turkish Airlines launches direct flights to Zambia

Turkish Airlines on Friday launched direct flights to Zambia. The Turkish airline will be making two direct flights in a week...
Zambia map

Workers’ salaries in Zambia not responding to increased cost of living – lobby group

Authorities in Zambia should pay more attention to the salary structures which are not responding to the ever increasing high cost of living, an...
Workers from a bloodwood warehouse operated by Chinese businessmen lift a wood into a truck in Lubumbashi, Congo, Aug. 22, 2016. Shi Yi/Sixth Tone

Zambia to start auctioning endangered Mukula timber species

The Zambian government said on Friday that it will start auctioning the Mukula timber logs in order to allow the country to get maximum...
Birth registration

Zambia to issue 14,000 birth certificates to girls

Authorities in Zambia on Tuesday announced that about 14,000 girls will be issued with birth certificates in seven of the country's 114 districts as...
Prince Harry

Britain’s Prince Harry in Zambia for state visit

Britain's Prince Harry on Monday arrived in Zambia for a two-day state visit. The prince arrived at the Kenneth Kaunda International Airport in Lusaka, the...
Ghana cedi

Outflows from Local bond market cause of cedi depreciation – Standard Bank

The depreciation of the local currency against the major trading currencies, this year has, been attributed to intensified portfolio outflows from the local bond...

Infrastructure Africa To Bring Together Global And Regional Infrastructure Leaders To The 7th Annual...

Africa’s premier infrastructure event continues to grow its line-up of stellar global and regional rainmakers and policymakers who are unlocking Africa’s infrastructure opportunities and...

Zambia Women To Receive Training For Competitiveness Business

The International Trade Centre (ITC) has launched the Zambia chapter of the SheTrades initiative in a drive to connect more of the country’s women-owned...