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Posts published in “Day: November 2, 2022

Shuttlers off to Japan for World Championship

By RONALD CHAWE-BADMINTON Zambia (BZ) is confident the three-member team will perform well at the Para-Badminton World Championship in Japan.BZ general secretary Juma Muwowo says the association is expecting the players to relish the experience of pla...

ZTA veep Musonda dies

By RONALD CHAWE-ZAMBIA Tennis Association (ZTA) senior vice-president Kalenga Musonda has died.Musonda, 54, died yesterday at Kalulushi General Hospital where he was receiving treatment.“It is with a heavy heart to announce the untimely demise of our senior vice-president of the Zambia Tennis Association Mr Kalenga Musonda who passed away this morning at Kalulushi General Hospital […]

Lwandamina shuns top job

By SANDRA MWILA-VETERAN coach George Lwandamina says he will not apply for the vacant national team head coach position as the Zambia Football Coaches Association (ZAFCA) continues to encourage local coaches with the required qualifications to apply.

Nkana grow ‘cold feet’

By SAMUEL LUKHANDA-NKANA seem to have grown cold feet over the prospect of playing the Kitwe derby against eternal rivals Power Dynamos on November 19 insisting the game will be played at Nkana Stadium popularly known as ‘Pa Chilata’. Read more

Consistency: The power of saving

A COUPLE of days ago, on 31st October 2022, Zambia joined the rest of the world in commemorating the World Savings Day under the theme; “Sustainable Finance; Savings are globally diverse, we are united in responsibility”. I found this year’s theme quite insightful and thought of sharing a few tips from it.When I heard this […]

Zambian economy headed for boom

IT is indisputable that the economic environment in the country has been improving with each month that passes.If the levels in terms of economic fundamentals are anything to go by Zambia’s economy is headed for boom.Due to resilience and clarity of thought of the new government administration, the economy has recorded a 180-degree spin in […]

Green Industrialisation, game-changer for Africa’s economic growth

By Maimbolwa Mulikelele – THE just ended 28th edition of the Intergovernmental Committee of Senior Officials and Experts (ICSOE) meeting of Southern Africa has unpacked the green industrialisation agenda, infrastructure development and regional integration issues that will promote sustained economic growth.Held under the theme, “Greening Industralisation in Southern Africa through Digitalisation, Infrastructure development and regional […]

KKIA scoops global award

By BRIAN HATYOKA-THE Kenneth Kaunda International Airport (KKIA) in Lusaka has won an award at the prestigious World Luxury Travel Awards. Read more

‘$275m World Bank loan to spur economic growth’

By CHATULA KANGAALITHE US$275 million World Bank concession loan will help spur Zambia’s economic growth path, social economist Kelvin Chisanga has said.Mr Chisanga says the World Bank Group has a total project portfolio of about 17 currently being undertaken in Zambia, with five directly linked with neighbouring countries where trust funds were supported by various […]

Zambia still best performer – StanChart

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA-ZAMBIA continues to record a single digital inflation making it out in Africa as one of the best performing countries in the region with a stable currency and the approval of the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

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Mopani’s Mufulira slag dump project works on

By CHATULA KANGALI-MOPANI Copper Mines (MCM) has embarked on the development, operation and maintenance of the Mufulira Slag dump treatment project under Public Private Partnership (PPP).The objective of the project is to design and construct a plant that will process the slag dumps to recover approximately 115,000 tonnes of copper and 30,000 tonnes of copper. […]

PMRC proposes introduction of unitary taxation system

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELA-THE Policy Monitoring and Research Centre (PMRC) has proposed the introduction of a unitary taxation system to remove the incentives for Transnational Corporations (TNCs) to enhance domestic resource mobilisation.

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Saboi arrested

By CHUSA SICHONE-POLICE in Lusaka have charged and arrested National Democratic Congress faction president Saboi Imboela, 45, for libel over alleged remarks against State House Media Director Clayson Hamasaka.

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ACC nabs MoH boss over $17m

By CHUSA SICHONE-THE Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has arrested and charged a Ministry of Health assistant director for Pharmaceutical Services for alleged conspiracy to defraud the Government of over US$17.9 million.

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‘Don’t drop COVID guard’

By JAMES KUNDA-PRESIDENT Hakainde Hichilema has urged Zambians to continue guarding against the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic which is exhibiting signs of mutation with the possibility of resurfacing. Read more

Promote value addition as well, Hichilema tips mines

By KENNEDY MUPESENI-PRESIDENT Hakainde Hichilema has said the Government will continue to promote growth in the mining and energy sectors to create an industrial base for job creation and poverty eradication.President Hichilema also urged the mining industry to promote value addition as well as local content to support growth in key sectors of the economy. […]

Kampyongo, wife appear in court

By PERPETUAL SICHIKWENKWE-FORMER Home Affairs Minister Steven Kampyongo and his wife Wanziya Chirwa Kampyongo yesterday appeared in court on 11 counts of being in possession of property suspected to be proceeds of crime. Read more

HH leads Zambian delegation to COP-27 climate change summit

By JAMES KUNDA-PRESIDENT Hakainde Hichilema is expected to lead the Zambian delegation to the Conference Of Parties (COP-27) climate change commencing in Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt next week.Green Econowmy and Environment Minister Collins Nzovu said the president would use the occasion to propagate the cause for increased funding for climate change mitigation and adaptation measures in […]

Chiefs assure women of support

By CHUSA SICHONETHE House of Chiefs says it supports women ascending to higher positions of traditional leadership in Zambia.

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