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Irish potato regional market grows – CBNA

By ANDREW MULENGA – THE Zambian Irish potato export market has this year grown to include Namibia, Botswana, Tanzania, Kenya and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) as a result of increased value addition to the product.The Cross Border Network Africa (CBNA) says since Zambia started producing chilled potatoes there has been a huge demand […]

Demand for Zambian maize increases

By CHATULA KANGALI – THE demand for Zambian maize has increased in the African sub-region. This has been necessitated by the increased population and high production of feed for farming activities.In its monthly agriculture report for August to September, First National Bank (FNB) states that there has been an increasing demand of Zambian maize in […]

‘Use railway system to transport fuel’

By ANDREW MULENGA –REVERTING to the use of railway system to transport petroleum products among other things will help in containing the fuel pump prices, the Oil Marketing Companies Association of Zambia (OMCAZ) has observed.OMCAZ president Kafula Mubanga said in case of unexpected external circumstances the use of the Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) would prove […]

Copper Queens impress Mwape

By SANDRA MWILA – ZAMBIA women’s team coach Bruce Mwape is so far impressed with the teams’ improvement in terms of coordination from the time they faced Tanzania in a send-off match at Woodlands Stadium in Lusaka.In an interview with the FAZ media in Fürth, Germany yesterday, Mwape said the team has made a lot […]

Copper Queens get Tanzania farewell match

By SANDRA MWILA – THE Zambia women’s team will this Sunday play Tanzania in a send-off match at the Heroes National Stadium ahead of the Australia/New Zealand 2023 World Cup slated for July 20 to August 20.

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Zambian Minister Hails Major Improvements At Dar Port

[Daily News] Zambia -- ZAMBIA Minister for Transport and Logistics, Frank Tayali has congratulated Tanzania's sixth phase government under President Samia Suluhu Hassan and the Tanzania Port Authority (TPA) Management for modernising and expanding the ...

Tazama mends raptured pipe

By JOSEPH BANDA-TAZAMA workers in Tanzania have fully repaired the pipeline which was damaged ear­lier in the week, Energy Minister Peter Kapala has said.Mr Kapala said full repair works of the pipeline were done on Wednesday afternoon and normal ...

‘TAZAMA Pipe rupture won’t affect diesel supply’

By CHUSA SICHONE-ENERGY Minister Peter Kapala has assured that the rupture and subsequent leakage on the TAZAMA Pipeline in Mbeya, Tanzania on Monday will not significantly impact the supply of low sulphur diesel to the Zambian market. Read more

Tazama buys drone for pipeline surveillance

By CHATULA KANGALI – TAZAMA Pipeline Limited has procured a drone to enhance surveillance over the pipeline from Tanzania to Zambia.Company managing director Davison Thawete says the drone that will be operated by Tazama management both in Zambia and Tanzania will monitor activities around the 1,710 kilometre pipeline. Read more

Miracle Corners of the World Trains Youth in Rwanda, Tanzania and Zambia

[Afropop] Afropop Worldwide's executive producer Sean Barlow was pleased to participate with our colleagues at Music Corners of the World (MCW) at their recent 18th annual gala at New York University. The non-profit MCW does important, original work in...

Amayenge stakes claim in Tanzania

By JEFF KAPEMBWA-“It was a unique experience and despite the diversity in cultural background, it shows each country’s uniqueness and that of the event,” says Frazer Chilembo of the Amayenge ‘Asoza’ Band. Read more

Amayenge stakes claim in Tanzania

By JEFF KAPEMBWA-“It was a unique experience and despite the diversity in cultural background, it shows each country’s uniqueness and that of the event,” says Frazer Chilembo of the Amayenge ‘Asoza’ Band. Read more

Africa’s education sector facing crisis – Kikwete

By JOSEPH BANDA-TANZANIA’s former leader Jakaya Kikwete has said that the education sector in Africa is facing an unprecedented crisis, being felt in all corners of the continent.He said yesterday during the official opening of the Africa Innovation Summit in Lusaka that the crisis should be met boldly and expeditiously. Read more

Railway rehab to create 1,000 jobs

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELAZAMBIA is poised to transform into a regional transport hub following construction of the Livingstone-Chingola cape gauge railway, a project expected to create 1,000 employment opportunities for the local people.The project valued at €978 million, which is also expected to provide capacity building for Zambia Railways Limited (ZRL) employees, is undertaken by the […]

Hichilema Vows to Leverage On Dar-Lusaka Historic Ties

[Daily News] ZAMBIA President Hakainde Hichilema has said his country and Tanzania must leverage on their historic relationship, to maximize benefits to the people of the two neighbouring nations.

Equity Applies Brakes On Expansion After Mara Flop

[East African] Equity Group Holdings (EGH) has halted its cross-border expansion bid after the failed acquisition of four banks in Rwanda, Zambia, Tanzania and Mozambique last week.

Equity Now Develops Cold Feet to Step Into Zambia, Mozambique Markets

[East African] A proposed transaction between regional lender Equity Group Holding and Atlas Mara Ltd (ATMA) has collapsed after the parties failed to reach an agreement on the valuation of four banks in Zambia, Mozambique, Tanzania and Rwanda.