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KK’s contributions remembered at the Africa Freedom Day Celebrations in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

THE African Union(AU) has noted Zambia’s founder president and one of Africa’s foremost statesman, Dr Kenneth Kaunda for his lifetime commitment to Africa’s liberation. During the celebrations to mark Africa Day, and led by the African Union(AU) Deputy Chairperson His Excellency Kwesi Querty, the Africa Union noted that His Excellency President Kenneth Kaunda and Zambia…

Moody’s downgrades Zambia credit rating to negative

Moody’s Investors Service (“Moody’s”) has yesterday downgraded the Government of Zambia’s long-term issuer ratings to Caa2 from Caa1 and changed the outlook to negative from stable. The downgrade reflects increasing external and liquidity pressures, which, by impairing the government’s ability to service its debt over the medium term, raise the probability of default over the…

Government will not interfere in the Kamanga Vs Kalusha, Sports Minister Mawere says

SPORTS Minister Moses Mawere says the deadlock on the nomination for the CAF executive committee position should be decided according to the FAZ constitution. Addressing a press conference after having met FAZ boss Andrew Kamanga and former president Kalusha Bwalya at his office, Mawere said the matter will be settled according to the constitution. Mawere…

Egyptian President Postpones Zambia Trip

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi has postponed his visit to Zambia citing compelling domestic reasons. Special Assistant to the President for Press and Public Relations Amos Chanda said the Egyptian leader had communicated his inability to travel. “Due a compelling domestic agenda, H.E President Abdel El-Sisi of Egypt is unable to fulfil his State Visit…

2019 copper production is now likely to be drastically lower than last year, Chamber of Mines says

THE Chamber of Mines has said today that it will respect due legal process, when commenting upon the legal action taken by ZCCM-IH against KCM, but has cautioned that the unfolding furore risks typecasting all investors, and diverting attention from the issues hurting the entire industry. “The recent declaration by the Minister of Mines at…

Pharmaceutical Society of Zambia: Notice of Annual General Meeting

TO:            TO ALL PHARMACISTS AND PHARMACY TECHNOLOGISTS FROM:      NATIONAL SECRETARY This notice serves to inform you all that the 38th AGM will be held at Chrismar Hotel in Livingstone on Saturday 15th June, 2019 at 09:00 under the theme Pharmacy improving health outcomes in HIV, Malaria, Maternal, Neonatal & Child Health through an efficient supply…