Tungi School Demostration Expected To Raise K80,000 From Fish Farming

Tungi School Demostration Expected To Raise K80,000 From Fish Farming

ZAMBIA Aquaculture Cooperative Society (ZACOSO) Limited chairperson Collins Kachaka says the demonstration fish pond at Tungi Primary School in Mongu is expected to raise a minimum of K80,000 at harvest time. Dr Kachaka said in an interview that the pond, which was recently stocked with 10,000 fingerlings, is expected to produce four tonnes of fish […]

I Will Invest The Money, Says betPawa K302,970.70 Winner

betPawa gave out 2 big winners cheques of K59, 225 and K302,970.70 on Saturday, 29th February 2020. Speaking at the media event held at Sherbourne Hotel in Kitwe, betPawa Marketing Coordinator Davy Mvula said that he was excited to hand over the cheques to the deserving winners and encouraged people to play responsibly saying that […]

Women In Need Celebrate Major Breakthrough

The Women in Need Schools (WINS) inaugural poultry project sponsored by the Mulambo Haimbe Foundation last Friday 28th February 2020 celebrated a major success with the sale of the first batch of chickens opening on that day. Here, director Mulambo Haimbe is seen sharing this success with the women. Community empowerment is possible if we […]

Kwacha Weakens

Kwacha Weakens

IN THE absence of a healthy United States (US) dollar inflow, the Kwacha is likely to continue trading on the back foot against the greenback in the near term. On Wednesday, the local unit weakened due to a surge in dollar demand from some multinational companies and merchandise goods importers.

Sustainable Consumer Cannot Be Over Emphasised, Says Sakala

  By Fulman Mukobeko The 2020 World Consumer  Right Day Organising Committee says as prices of goods and emissions rise, consumers are being more vigilant. Speaking ahead of the World Consumer Right Day that falls on 15th March 2020 at the Competition Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) offices in Lusaka, organising committee chairperson, Calvin Sakala said […]

Alick Nkhata Bridge Not A Death Trap-EIZ

  The Engineering Institution of Zambia (EIZ) president Eugene Malambo Haazele says Alick Nkhata flyover  bridge is not a death trap, disputing Ministry of Local Government Permanent Secretary Bishop Eddie Chomba claim that the site is a danger to humanity. On 18th December 2019, The Ministry of Local Government  ordered the demolition of the bridge. […]

Mealie-meal prices stable – Siliya

Mealie-meal prices stable – Siliya

GOVERNMENT has stabilised the price of mealie-meal to K136 following the recent intervention. Minister of Information and Broadcasting Services Dora Siliya said the cost of mealie-meal is expected to get lower when the new crop hits the market in April and May. “The mealie-meal price has hit over a K100 mark and for many years […]

ZRA Tracks Down K2.1m Horses

TH E Z a m b i a Revenue Authority (ZRA) has seized four trucks worth K 2 . 1 m i l l i o n imported using a forged value added tax (VAT) deferment facility at Nakonde border post. ZRA commissioner of customs services Sydney Chibbabbuka said the interceptions in Nakonde are some […]

Bogus Indian Investor, Vikram Reddy loses Mining Licences

The Zambian Government has cancelled mining licences of a bogus Indian Investor, Panyam Vikram Deva Reddy. This is the same Indian Investor who has the audacity to insult to a Zambian Subordinate Court where he is appealing for forgery and theft of cheques belonging to former Vikram Investments Director Vinod Yaddula. The Ministry of Mines […]