‘Nkwazi win great sendoff to Chipolopolo’

DIANA MUTAKAFIMBO, Lusaka NKWAZI coach Elijah Chikwanda has described the 4-1 win over Kabwe Warriors as a great send-off to the national team. Chikwanda, who has been drafted to the Chipolopolo technical bench as an assistant coach alongside Nkana’s Aggrey Chiyangi, commended midfielder Justin Shonga for scoring four goals. Shonga netted once in the first

Yamba calls for power deficit solutions

KALONDE NYATI, Lusaka SECRETARY to the Treasury Fredson Yamba has called for concerted efforts by all stakeholders to find innovative solutions for the energy deficit and effects of climate change that the region is facing. Mr Yamba said Government is optimistic that the African Development Bank (AfDB) annual general meetings that start today will help

Study on low-income households unveiled

TRYNESS TEMBO, Lusaka THE Financial Sector Deepening Zambia (FSDZ) has launched the Zambian Financial Diaries, a study of how low-income households manage their money, deal with emergencies and accumulate assets. Last year, FSDZ contracted Microfinance Opportunities to carry out the intensive research which involved enumerators visiting the same 352 households every week to record the

Curb over-excitement

LAST Saturday marked the official launch of the political campaigns by the country’s two biggest political parties – the ruling Patriotic Front (PF) and the opposition United Party for National Development (UPND). The PF held their mammoth rally in Lusaka at the National Heroes Stadium while the UPND staged theirs at Freedom Park in Kitwe.

Kabwe set for economic revival

KALONDE NYATI, Lusaka KABWE town is set for economic revival following an ambitious programme by the private sector in conjunction with the local authority which will result in the establishment of mixed industries and retail facilities. The project will gobble about US$3 billion and will create thousands of jobs. Kabwe Municipal Council town clerk Ronald