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Italian To Invest In Nut Production

An Italian investor has expressed interest to invest in the production of Almonds in Zambia.Almonds are edible nuts which are also used to produce chocolates.Agriculture Minister Michael Katambo says government is waiting for the investor to come and survey land in the farm blocks, which would be suitable to produce Almonds.Speaking when Italian Ambassador to…

Massive Water Project Set For CB

Government has rolled out a massive water project on the Copperbelt which will see households in peri urban areas have access to clean and safe water.Community Development Minister, Kampamba Chewe says it is President Edgar Lungu’s desire for every Zambian to have access to safe and clean water.Mrs. Chewe says it is sad that some…

Free Foot And Mouth Vaccination On

Government has embarked on free Foot and Mouth Disease -FMD- Vaccination exercise.Lusaka Province Veterinary officer Patricia Bwalya has since called on Livestock farmers in the province to take advantage of the free vaccination program the Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock is conducting in five selected districts to effectively prevent Foot and Mouth disease.Speaking during an…

Youths To Get Higer Buses

The Ministry of Youth and Sports  will next week give out 10 of the 25 Higer buses to youths for empowerment.Youth and Sports Minister Emmanuel Mulenga says six buses have so far been serviced and are ready to start operating while 4 others will be ready when their tyres are replaced before next week.Mr. Mulenga …

Engineers Monitoring Bridges

January 17, 2020January 17, 202043By Patrick MulengaHousing and Infrastructure Development Permanent Secretary, CHARLES Mushota says the Ministry has deployed structural Engineers in different parts of the country to monitor crossing points that are constantly washed away during rain seasons.In an interview with ZNBC News, Mr. Mushota said Luapula and Eastern Provinces have topped the number…

Kapiri Mposhi gets New Glass factory

(Zanis) The production of glass products at a multi-million-dollar glass manufacturing company in Kapiri Mposhi District has started.Eagle Glass Company has invested US$15m to set up the factory with production capacity of up to 50,000 tonnes of flat and laminated glass annually.Eagle Glass Managing Director, ZHI ZHAO says the factory is producing glass products for…

Lungu urges Zambians to honour Andrew Kashita

By Etambuyu KatotaPresident Edgar Lungu has urged Zambians to honor and remember the late Andrew Kashita for his commitment and diligent service to the country as a politician and in the Engineering sector.President Lungu says Mr. Kashita had an illustrious career in the public service and served the nation to the best of his abilities.The…