Mutati should not embarrass himself -Copperbelt MMD

Movement for Multi-Party Democracy (MMD) Copperbelt Information and Publicity Secretary Peter Phiri has advised expelled former Lunte MP Felix Mutati not to embarrass himself by engaging in unpalatable language unbecoming of a man of his standing and should leave ‘noisy’ political rhetoric to juniors like power-hungry Raphael Nakacinda. Mr. Phiri was referring to remarks by

Copperbelt tomato price still high

TRYNESS TEMBO, Lusaka THE price of tomato on the Copperbelt has remained high for the third month running this year fetching between around K250 per box in major towns in the province. Currently, the changing weather pattern and high cost of inputs, coupled with the high demand of tomato, has resulted in price increase of

Moringa can produce power engineers

KALONDE NYATI, Lusaka THE Engineering Institute of Zambia says the Moringa plant has potential to address the country’s energy needs due to its fast biomass accumulation potential. The moringa plant, which is commonly known as the wonder plant, is useful for human and animal nutrition, health, cosmetics, bio-gas and water purification, among other uses. EIZ

Cheaper solar equipment coming

ESTHER MSETEKA, Lusaka IN A BID to supplement Government efforts of industrialisation, ID Solar Solutions Limited has started assembling affordable solar home system equipment locally, to enable the public access cheaper alternative energy. ID Solar Solutions managing director Dirkpieter Idzenga said the company will continue developing initiatives that will help diversify Zambia’s electricity generation through

Private sector is key in creating wealth

Investment Forum with MARGARET CHIMANSE THE primary objective of the government through the Zambia Development Agency (ZDA) is “To foster Zambia’s economic growth and development” by promoting trade and investment in Zambia through an efficient, effective and coordinated private sector-led economic strategy. The vision of the ZDA is to have “A prosperous middle income Zambia

PF warns against the usage of their regalia

The ruling Patriotic Front says it will take legal action against any outsider found wearing its regalia. Patriotic Front National Elections Committee Chairperson Jean Kapata says the party would not take kindly to any one especially independent candidates found using its regalia. Ms. Kapata said in an interview with ZANIS that it has come to