SOUTHERN Africa aims to commission new power projects that will add 3,059 megawatts of electricity this year as the region targets to ensure that it meets its energy needs by 2020. According to the Southern African Power Pool (SAPP), which coordinates the planning, generation and transmission of electricity on behalf of member state utilities, the
Analysis: FELIX TEMBO HAVE you ever imagined a lion swallowing a tiger, an elephant swallowing a rhino, or a zebra ‘marrying’ a horse? This sounds impossible but it is happening in the agribusiness industry. From the time we heard of some agribusiness giant being taken over by a chemical company from Asia, a lot of
21st May shall go down as probably one of the highest points in the political journey of Edgar Chagwa Lungu, the President of Zambia and official candidate of the ruling Patriotic Front (PF) in the crucial poll slated for 11th August 2016. The once under-stated Kopala lad who grow up from house number 4001 in
Speculation is rife that UPND presidential candidate and main challenger to President Edgar Lungu is set to announce his running mate at a press briefing to be held at the Party’s secretariat in Lusaka at 09:30 hours. The opposition leader has so far kept the nation guessing as to who his second-in-command will be should
BENEDICT TEMBO, Lusaka GERTRUDE Imenda, then as Luena member of Parliament and her Munali constituency counterpart Nkandu Luo, acknowledged that Zambia was facing unique issues of Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR). These concerns are limited access to sexual and reproductive health information and services among young people, teenage pregnancy and child marriage, gender-based
FAZ Super Division side Mighty Mufulira Wanderers say they expect to announce their new head coach this week. Wanderers are currently searching for a coach following the resignation of Manfred Chabinga late last month. Club secretary Samuel Kalunga sai...