NEWS

December 14, 2018
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CEEC APPROVES K3M CASSAVA VALUE CHAIN PROJECTS

The Citizens Economic Empowerment Commission (CEEC) has approved twenty-two cassava value chain projects worth K3 million to cover four provinces.   CEEC Director General Likando Mukumbuta […]
December 14, 2018
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GOVERNMENT CONCERNED OVER THE DISPLACEMENTS OF PEOPLE IN VUMBWI DISTRICT

  The government has taken a keen interest in the matter were citizens in Eastern province’s Vubwi district in Zozwa ward who have been displaced by […]
December 13, 2018
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BOZ -JUSTIFY THE MUKUYU TREE FACE-LIFT

The Bank of Zambia has reiterated that it opted to use the image of the fig tree that is physically located in central province’s Kabwe district […]
December 11, 2018
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TOBACCO FARMERS RISE AGAINST TOBACCO BUYERS

Tobacco farmers have risen against tobacco merchants for allegedly exploiting them and ignoring regulations governing the sector with impunity.   The farmers complained of unfair business […]
December 10, 2018
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A TIPPER-TRUCK FULL OF SMUGGLED ALCOHOL IMPOUNDS BY ZRA

The Zambia Revenue Authority elite anti-smuggling squad has once again impounded a tipper truck carrying alcohol worth K250, 000 in taxes.   The Tipper truck was […]
December 10, 2018
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BOZ TO RELEASE ‘IMPROVED’ K100 BANK NOTES

  The Bank of Zambia has disclosed that the new K100 banknote with improved features is expected to be out before the end of this week.   Bank […]
December 10, 2018
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MUTATI URGES AFRICA TO PROTECT ‘SMALL ENTREPRENEURS’

Former Finance Minister Felix Mutati has observed the need for African Governments to deal with challenges stopping the growth of Small African entrepreneurs. Speaking on the […]
December 10, 2018
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ZAMBIA GETS ADDITIONAL FUNDING TOWARDS HIV FROM UNITED STATES

By Patrick Soko The Ministry of Health has been awarded additional funding amounting to 3.5 million United States dollars by the President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS […]