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Posts published in November 2007

Doctor is mourned on two continents

As family, friends and diplomats gathered for yesterday's calling hours and funeral for Dr. Patrick C. Nyendwa, his sudden death just as he was beginning…

News Agencies in Zambia

There are two main news agencies in Zambia. They are: Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation (ZNBC) Editor: Mr Henry NgilaziTelephone Number : 260-97-7-779396 Physical Address: Mass…

Japan ambassador to Zambia to concurrently cover Malawi

The government announced the appointments Tuesday of Ambassador to Zambia Hideto Mitamura as concurrent envoy to Malawi, and Ambassador to Kenya Shigeo Iwatani as concurrent…

Bednets Sachs’s legacy…

I have been firing off missiles regarding the irresponsible distribution of bednets to all and sundry, with no result. The Environmental Council of Zambia, apart…

Malawi now grouped with Zambia

Council of Southern Africa Football Associations (Cosafa) has redrawn teams for the resuscitated Under-17 championship scheduled for Namibia from December 8 to 15. Cosafa were…

Tasc recruits Zambian tactician

Francistown based premier league side Tasc Confidence has acquired the services of an experienced Zambian tactician Christopher Chibuye. Chibuye comes at a time when Tasc…

U-20 stun Zambia

Silver Strikers' teenage striker Atusaye Nyondo struck once Sunday as Malawi Under-20 national team stunned their Zambian counterparts with a 1-0 win at Lusaka's Nkoloma…

Shut Chinese Firm Set to Resume Operations

Kabwe Fine Steel Manufacturing Company factory will soon resume operations as the issues that led to the closure of the plant are being addressed, manager…

Levy Joins Activism Against Gender Violence

President Mwanawasa is today expected to join the rest of the world in commemoration of the 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence. Women and…

Zambian Airways to stop flights to Zimbabwe

Zambian Airways is to halt direct flights between Harare and Lusaka next month as the route is no longer profitable, an airline official said on…

World Bank Gives Country $20m Fight HIV, Aids

The World Bank has given Zambia $20 million to enhance the fight against HIV and AIDS in the country, says World Bank Vice-President for Human…

Zambia and Togo to clash once more

In what is fast becoming a FIFA World Cup™ qualifying tradition, Togo and Zambia have once again been drawn in the same qualifying group after…

Smallholder milk production safe

Zambia's Magoye Smallholder Dairy Farmers Association has become a blue chip in Africa's smallholder dairy farming project. Magoye, in Mazabuka in the southern province of…

ACC Pursues Chitoba

The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) is looking for suspended Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) commissioner Ryan Chitoba whom they have failed to locate following the decision to…

College Boards Should Reflect on the Words of Science

Managements of autonomous college boards should seriously reflect on the words of Science, Technology and Vocational Training Minister, Peter Daka, for them to change things…

Nixon Banda Unsettles State

Government has questioned the morality of Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) director-general Nixon Banda's continued stay at the helm of the investigative wing in the face of…

Zambia announces steps to plug brain drain

Zambia has unveiled plans to curb its scientific 'brain drain' in a parliamentary report presented last week (16 November) by the Ministry of Education. The…

Basics of Business – Welcome

Hello and welcome to Basicsofbussiness.com. We affectionately call our community as bob which includes business owners, entrepreneurs, and internet millionaires. The goal of this site…