GOVERNMENT and a South African firm has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to provide free Wi-Fi services in Lusaka. Government through the Ministry of Local Government and Housing and the Lusaka City Council (LCC) has partnered with Edgy Nicollo M2TD Consortium, a South African company to supply free wifi services in Zambia under phase-one.
NAMIBIAN President Hage Geingob will grace the official opening of this year’s Agriculture and commercial show on the 30th July, 2016. Dr Geingob is expected to arrive in the country today for a two days official visit. And President Edgar Lungu is expected to hold private bilateral talks with the visiting Namibian Head of State
Zambia have been disqualified from the 2016 COSAFA Under-17 Championships in Mauritius for fielding two over-age players. Below is the official statement from COSAFA confirming Zambia’s disqualification from the Under-17 Championship in Mauritius. Zambia have been disqualified from the 2016 COSAFA Under-17 Championships being staged in Mauritius having been found to have fielded two over-age
THE monthly inflation rate for July has declined from 21.0 percent to 20.2 percent. Central Statistical Office (CSO) Director John Kalumbi has attributed the drop to a reduction in the prices of vegetables and purchase of motor vehicles and airfares. Mr. Kalumbi disclosed in Lusaka at a press briefing that the annual food inflation rate
A new analysis of mining in Zambia for the past 100 years shows a clear historical link between levels of mining investment and wider economic development. This is the key conclusion of a paper, Copper Mining in Zambia – history and future, by Jackson Sikamo, Alex Mwanza and Cade Mweemba. It was published in June
MMD spokesperson Irene Musonda has warned Rafael Nakacinda that he risks being cited for contempt if he attempts to comment on any MMD matter as he remains suspended from the party and therefore has no mandate to comment on any matter related to the MMD. Nakacinda, who is the national secretary for the Felix Mutation
Being one of the world’s leading copper exporters comes with its own problems and one of them, for Zambia, is the huge task of monitoring its mineral production so as to ensure maximum revenues from the mines. The European Union, which aims to strengthen economic governance in Zambia, allocated €4.7 million to implement the MineralProduction