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MUSUKWA DONATES K45,000

Chililabombwe Member of Parliament Richard Musukwa has donated 45,000 Kwacha to vulnerable marketeers and youths to enable them boost their businesses. Mr. Musukwa who is also Minister of Mines says President Edgar Lungu wants young people across the country to be productive. Mr Musukwa was speaking at Chililabombwe secondary school when he addressed residents of…

18 TOKOTA BOYS FACE CONVICTION

The Kitwe High Court has found 18 suspected members of the notorious Tokota Boys gang with a case to answer on three charges they are facing in court. The three charges are acts intended to cause grievous harm, unlawful wounding or poisoning and kidnapping or abduction. Passing ruling on Monday , Kitwe High Court Judge-In-Charge…

ZNS ENGAGED TO COMPLETE MANSA MARKET

Government has engaged the Zambia national service -ZNS to complete the construction of 5.1 million Kwacha down UB market in Mansa Luapula province. This is after the works stalled for two years due to technical and administrative challenges. Ministry of Local Government and housing permanent secretary Amos Malupenga disclosed this today when he toured the…

TOUR OPERATORS ASKED TO STOP BICKERING

Tourism and Arts Permanent Secretary Reverend Howard Sikwela has appealed to operators and investors working in the Lower Lupande Game Management Area to work in harmony. Mr. Sikwela says the animosity among the operators will negatively affecting the development of the area. He said this after visiting Chief Malama of the Chikunda people in Mfuwe…

NP TO GET $200M INVESTMENT

Over 200 million US Dollars is expected to be invested in Northern Province. This came to light when various local and foreign investors announced their investment pledges in the province during a pre-exposition cocktail held at Lake Chila Lodge in Mbala over the weekend. Top among the pledges was the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) which…

“HELP FARMERS ACCESS MARKETS”

A Senior government official in the ministry of agriculture in Southern Province has called on the Centre for Trade Policy and Development – CTPD – and the Zambia Commodity Exchange to support small scale farmers access markets and finance. Southern Province Agricultural Coordinator Max Choombe made the call during the project launch and district training…

CHIPOLOPOLO READY FOR VICTORY

Chipolopolo Coach Sven Vanderbroek says all the players from TP Mazembe in the Democratic Republic of Congo have in camp ahead of the the Guinea Bissau AFCON qualifier match on Wednesday. Vanderbroek however notes that Enock Mwepu and Patson Daka of F.C Salzburg are expected to join camp on Monday. He says with this team…