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President Arrives in Zambia for Kaza Summit

[The Herald] Livingstone -- President Mnangagwa has arrived in Livingstone, Zambia,to attend the Kavango Zambezi (Kaza) Transfrontier Conservation Area (TFCA) Summit, where Zimbabwe is expected to assume the position of Kaza TFCA coordinating chair.

HH gets tough on land …as he prods Chavuma residents to end squabbles, focus on development

By MAYA NTANDA – PRESIDENT Hakainde Hichilema has advised traditional leaders to avoid offering huge chunks of land to individuals and disclosed that he has cancelled title deeds for individuals that were awarded up to 55,000 hectares to one person.Mr Hichilema said offering huge pieces of land to individuals could pose a challenge to development. […]

Brave act!

By SNIKE MZULAH – IN a feat of supernatural strength and bravery, a 23-year-old Siavonga woman has rescued a four-year-old boy from the jaws of a crocodile on the Zambezi River on Sunday.However, the lady’s luck ran out on her when the monster turned its wrath on the woman.Tendai Simaswana and a relative of hers […]

Drug gangs clash

By KELVIN MUDENDA – RIVAL gangs have clashed over illegal drug dealing and supply territories in Livingstone.The rival gangs , which are also responsible for most of the criminal activities in Dambwa Central and Zambezi Sawmills townships, were ...

2024 Budget: Cement industry projects growth

By KETRA KALUNGA – THE allocation of K2.7 billion towards the construction sector in the 2024 National Budget will enable cement companies to reinvest in the business for growth and job creation.This is according to Zambezi Portland Cement executive director Gomeli Litana.The Government has proposed to spend K2.7 billion on housing and community amenities in […]

Litana is Craft Silicon board chairperson

By CHATULA KANGALI – ZAMBIAN business executive Gomeli Litana has been appointed board chairperson for Craft Silicon, an international digital finance organisation.Mr Litana confirmed his appointment in an interview yesterday.He is also Lusaka South Multi Facility Economic Zone board chairperson, Zambezi Portland Cement Chief executive officer and Sunshine Millers Limited proprietor.Mr Litana said Craft Silicon […]

2024 national budget: Zambezi Portland hopeful

By CHATULA KANGALI –ZAMBEZI Portland Cement (ZPC) expects the Government to remove the excise duty on the bag of cement, which is currently at five per cent, in the 2024 National Budget.Company chief executive officer Gomeli Litana says the five per cent excise duty on an empty bag of cement imported into the counrty is […]

Zambezi woman dies after jumping off moving car

By ESTHER NG’ANDU – A-THIRTY-EIGHT-YEAR-OLD woman in Zambezi District has died while her one-year-old child has survived with injuries after she jumped off a moving vehicle with her child.North-Western Province Police Commanding Officer Dennis Moola said the woman jumped off a motor vehicle she was in with eight others after it started rolling backwards after […]

Judge in suicide bid?

By KELVIN MUDENDA and CHUSA SICHONE – EMBATTLED Mongu High Court Judge-In-Charge Wilfred Muma was yesterday fished out of the Zambezi River by some fishermen and journalists after he allegedly hurled himself into the river in what is suspected t...

Five nabbed for burning kitchen

By ESTHER NG’ANDU – FIVE people have been arrested in Zambezi District of North-Western Province for allegedly setting ablaze a grass thatched kitchen belonging to a 36-year-old man.

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Zambezi Forest Under Daily Threat From Illegal Timber Harvesters

[Namibian] THE Ministry of Environment, Forestry, and Tourism said the 100-kilometre-long state forest in the Zambezi region is under threat due to foreigners entering at undesignated points to harvest timber on a daily basis.

Protect Lower Zambezi

[Times of Zambia] CARE for Nature executive director Nsama Kearns yesterday made a bold statement concerning mining in Zambia.

Relief As Zambezi River Shows Increased Flow

[SANF] The second half of the rainy season 2019/20 has brought relief to most parts of southern Africa, with increased water flows recorded in the major gauging stations along the Zambezi River.

Zambians Still Entering Namibia Illegally

[Namibian] Zambezi regional police have raised concerns over the increasing number of Zambians who are still entering the country illegally, despite the closure of the borders to fight against the further spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

Dzingai Joins Zambian Team

[The Herald] Yadah Stars captain Jimmy Dzingai has joined the trek north of the Zambezi after signing a two-year contract with Zambia's Super Division club Power Dynamos.

Stolen Cattle Recovered in Zambia

[New Era] Katima Mulilo -A herd of eight cattle that were stolen two weeks ago from Kaliyangile village in the Zambezi Region was recovered a week ago at Ngweze in Zambia.

Mob Batters Zambezi Man

[Times of Zambia] A man in Zambezi District of the North-Western Province has been severely beaten by a mob after he was linked to a crocodile behind the killing of a number of women in the area.

Namibians Urged to Use Zambezi Magic to Tell Their Stories

[New Era] Namibian filmmakers and producers gathered at MultiChoice last week to find out how they can use the Zambezi Magic channel (DStv Channel 160) to showcase their craft and talent on the channel and to tell their stories to the rest of southern ...

Kariba Water Levels to Rise

[Times of Zambia] Siavonga -The Zambezi River Authority has said water levels at the Kariba Dam will soon improve because of increased inflows from Mwinilunga and the Barotse plains.

Lilayi Elephant Nursery Gets New Addition

[Times of Zambia] Monday January 11, 2016 a team from GRI - Elephant Orphanage Project (EOP) drove down to Lower Zambezi to rescue an abandoned and orphaned elephant calf, the latest addition to the orphan herd at the Lilayi Elephant Nursery (LEN) outs...