ZPPA, Auditor General sign MoU

CATHERINE MUMBA, Lusaka THE Office of the Auditor General (OAG) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Zambia Public Procurement Authority (ZPPA) aimed at promoting efficiency in the public procurement process. Speaking during the signing ceremony in Lusaka yesterday, ZPPA director general Chibelushi Musongole said the agreement will also help root out financial

Mufuchani Bridge ends Kafue river nightmare

HONE SIAME, Kitwe THE Patriotic Front (PF) government has continued making great strides in uplifting the living standards of the citizens through its accelerated infrastructure development programme with the latest being the newly-constructed Mufuchani Bridge across the crocodile-infested Kafue River in Kitwe. President Lungu last Saturday commissioned the masterpiece of the bridge in Kitwe that

Broke Nataaz fails to hold festival

KELVIN KACHINGWE, Lusaka NATIONAL Theatre Association of Zambia (NATAAZ) chairman Boyd Chibale says the past year has been turbulent for the association which saw it cancelling the national theatre festival on more than one occasion due to inadequate funds. He says the failure to hold the national theatre festival was undoubtedly one of the major

Health competition in agribusiness vital

Analysis: FELIX TEMBO IT IS a public secret that Zambia enjoys an agribusiness comparative advantage over its neighbours in the region. We are blessed with a favourable climate, good environment and relatively potential ‘available’ market for most of the agro-products. This is a country that has a youthful population with about 60 percent of the