the national water supply and sanitation council says the total investment needed for the sector for 2011 to 2030 stands at 4 billion united states dollars in order to attain a universal coverage of water supply and 90 percent coverage of sanitation.
Friday, 20 December 2013
former commerce minister felix mutati has called on the patriotic front government to take the budget act to parliament in the next sitting for further review.
lukanga water and sewerage company needs a total investment of about $218 million for it to start providing adequate services by 2030.
Monday, 16 December 2013
Government has disclosed that last year it spent about 4billion kwacha on road accidents.
The Tanzania-Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) Board of Directors has approved TAZARA’s new five-year strategic plan for 2013 – 2018, with an indicative budget outlay of $211.0 million from which $177.0 million will be applied on the enhancement of capacity in critical areas of operations.
Friday, 13 December 2013
A total number of 279 186 grade seven pupils who sat for the exams have been selected to proceed to grade 8 with luapula province recording a hundred percent pass rate.
Deputy Minister of Commerce, Trade and Industry Richwell Siamunene has observed that cheap imported products, mostly from European countries, were responsible for the collapse of the manufacturing industry in Zambia.
Pope Francis the sixteenth says he is deeply troubled by the scourge of human trafficking because it threatens the very dignity of humanity.
Tuesday, 26 November 2013
Government through the ministry of lands in collaboration with the ministry of chiefs and traditional affairs has ordered a quick land audit to be carried on fox dale area in Lusaka’s munali constituency immediately.
Sunday, 18 August 2013
western province permanent secretary suspends four civil servants for get involved in barotse protest.
Western Province Permanent Secretary, Emmanuel Mwamba has with immediate effect suspended four civil servants that were involved in last week’s Barotse Protest.
Tuesday, 13 August 2013
Standard Chartered has appointed Mr. Andrew Okai as CEO of Standard Chartered Bank in Zambia.
Zamtel has completed its USD 4 million Livingstone investment and is on schedule to hand over free internet hotspots to all official UNWTO venues and hotels ahead of the conference.
Tuesday, 23 July 2013
Zambia Chambers of Commerce and Industry calls for the actualization of the Industrial Development Commission
The Zambia Chambers of Commerce and Industry (ZACCI) has called upon Government to actualize the Industrial Development Commission (IDC) which according to the Presidential directive is meant to spur industrialization in Zambia.
Monday, 20 May 2013
873 Residents In Sinazongwe District Screened And Treated During The Free Medical Screening And Treatment Camp That Was Sponsored By Maamba Collieries Limited
A Total Of 873 Residents In Sinazongwe District Were Screened And Treated During The Free Medical Screening And Treatment Camp That Was Sponsored By Maamba Collieries Limited On Wednesday May 15, 2013 In Maamba In Sinazongwe District.
The Road And Safety Agency (Rtsa) Has Observed That Lack Of Adherence To High Way Codes And Rules Is Increasing The Number Of Accidents In The Country Especially Along The Lusaka-Kabwe-Copperbelt Road.
Mazabuka Chamber Of Commerce And Industry (Mcci) Is Demanding That Zambia Sugar And Other Companies To Pay Chamber Membership.
Friday, 10 May 2013
president micheal sata threatens to revoke any state cousel attacking government in public domain..........as he appoints comedian ben phiri PS for luapula province
PRESIDENT MICHEAL SATA HAS threatened to revoke the status of any state counsel who criticizes government in public domain like senior chief mwamba of the bemba people in northern province.
Wednesday, 8 May 2013
Zambian gov't awards the tender for supply, delivery, installation and commissioning of terrestrial digital migration to beijing based star software technology at a cost of $220m
the Zambian Government has awarded the tender for the supply, delivery, installation and commissioning of Terrestrial Digital Migration to Beijing-based Star Software Technology Company also known as Star Times at a total cost of about
Sunday, 5 May 2013
Mopani Copper Mines On The Copperbelt’s Mufulira Town Says The Total Cost Of The Smelter Upgrade Project Is About Kr2.3billion.
ZACCI Calls On Government to Give The Nation A Clearer Road Map On Expected Changes With Regard To Electricity And Fuel Changes At Least Over A Period Of 5 – 10 Years.
The Zambia Chamber Of Commerce And Industry Has Called On Government Through The Ministry Of Energy To Give The Nation A Clearer Road Map On Expected Changes With Regard To Electricity And Fuel Changes At Least Over A Period Of 5 – 10 Years, Alongside This Outline The Greater Benefits And Where The Saved Or Gained Resources Will Be Channeled.
finance minister alexander chikwanda signs a statutory instrument which the bank of zambia will use to monitor balance of payments.
The Minister Of Finance Alexander Bwalya Chikwanda Has Signed A Statutory Instrument Which Will Bring Into Force The Bank Of Zambia Monitoring Of Balance Of Payments Regulations, 2013, With Effect From 16th May, 2013.
Tuesday, 30 April 2013
D.E.C arrests a 58-year-old business man of lusaka for being in possession of more than $9,000counterfeit notes
The Drug Enforcement Commission Has Arrested A 58 Year-Old Business Man Of Lusaka For Being In Possession Of More Than $9,000 Counterfeit Notes.
The Rural Electrification Authority Plans To Construct A 240killometers Grid Extension Project That Will Connect Shan'gombo And Sioma Districts In Western Province To The National Grid At An Estimated Cost Of Kr70million.
16 People Have Deid And 4 Are Critically Ill And Nursing Their Wounds In Kabwe General Hospital After A Mini-Bus Hiace Registration No. Acp 3052 They Were Travelling In Overturned After Colliding With An On-Coming Truck Along The Great North Road.
Friday, 19 April 2013
President Michael Sata this morning refused to symbolically perform the ground breaking ceremony at the site where the ultra modern stadium in Mongu is to be constructed.
Zambia's veep reports zambia sugar plc to the zambia competition commission for using their monopoly to overprice their products.
Republican Vice-President Dr Guy Scott Has Reported Zambia Sugar Plc To The Zambia Competition Commission For Using Their Monopoly To Overprice Their Product.
Wednesday, 17 April 2013
Delegates At The National Convention Retain Article 282 Of The First Draft Constitution Which Ensures That People Through Parliament Are Involved In The Acquisition Of Loans.
Delegates At The National Convention Have Retained Article 282 Of The First Draft Constitution Which Ensures That People Through Parliament Are Involved In The Acquisition Of Loans.
Southern African countries’ diplomats declare that sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) must focus on poverty eradication.
Southern African countries’ diplomats have declared at the 193-member UN meeting that sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) must focus on poverty eradication.
Tuesday, 16 April 2013
DELEGATES REJECTS THE PROPOSAL TO RAISE THE MINIMUM ACADEMIC QUALIFICATION FOR PRESIDENTIAL CANDIDATE TO A UNIVERSITY DEGREE OR EQUIVALENT.
Delegates At The On On-Going National Convention Have Rejected The Proposal To Raise The Minimum Academic Qualification For Presidential Candidate to A University Degree Or Equivalent And Have Unanimously Resolved To Leave At Grade Twelve Certificate Or Equivalent.
Monday, 15 April 2013
RDA challenged to give details to the nation on how many local contractors have benefited from the 20percent subcontracting.
The National Empowerment Forum has challenged Road Development Agency (RDA) to give details to the nation on how many local contractors have benefited from the 20percent subcontracting since it was introduced almost a year ago.
Wednesday, 10 April 2013
Global fund reports Significant progress in providing antiretroviral therapy and preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV
Significant progress has been achieved in providing antiretroviral therapy (ART) and preventing mother-to-child transmission of HIV (PMTCT), but low antenatal care coverage and other health systems and gender-related challenges are hampering further progress on these fronts.
Monday, 1 April 2013
LCC calls on missions abroad to interpret the marriage act as it records an increase in marriages during easter period
The Lusaka city council (LCC) has called on Zambian missions abroad to help the local authorities back home in correctly interpreting the marriage act number 50 section 10 which stipulates that marriage is a union of one man and woman.
Ethiopian Airlines has launched its flight to the Copperbelt direct from Addis Ababa to Ndola three times a week.
Chingola District Local Authorities Including District Commissioner Allegedly Involved In Illegal Land Deals.
Chingola District Commissioner George Sichula And Some Ruling Patriotic Front Councillors Are Allegedly Involved In Illegal Land Deals As Revealed By Lulamba Ward Councillor Violet Mumba.
Sunday, 31 March 2013
President Michael Sata Is This Thursday Day Expected In China For A State Visit Where He Is Also Slated To Attend One Of Asia’s Leading Regional Economic Fora, Boao Forum For Asia (Bfa) In Boao, Hainan Province South Of The Capital Of Beijing.
Wednesday, 27 March 2013
The Lusaka city council (LCC) has commenced rehabilitation of intercity bus terminus to turn the infrastructure into a double story building at a cost of over kr7million.
A Group Of Zambian Aviation Professionals In The Diaspora In Partnership With Their Locally Based Counterparts And Some Foreign Investors Will Be Launching Zambia’s First Budget Airline In The Next Few Months In Readiness For The United Nations World Tourism Organisation (Unwto) Conference.
Friday, 22 March 2013
Gov't advises media houses to establish internal media regulation office before the media council comes into place.
Information and broadcasting permanent secretary Amos malupenga has advised media houses has advised media houses to ensure that they establish internal media regulation office before the media council comes into place.
UPND spokesperson charles kakoma calls on E.U to ensure that their migration polices do not undermine the availability of health professionals in third-world countries.
A Co-Rapporteur for African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) Group of States committee on Social Affairs Charles Kakoma has called on the European Union (EU) member states to ensure their migration polices do not undermine the availability of health professionals in third-world countries.
Tuesday, 19 March 2013
Following detailed testing and review, the Zambia Bureau of Standards has confirmed the fertilizer distributed to cotton farmers in the Eastern Province by Cargill in the 2011/2012 growing season was correctly labelled and met the requirements of compound fertilisers in its class.
Saturday, 2 March 2013
kenyan election authorities request zambia's former president rupiah banda to reach out to political leaders and advise against issuing careless statements.
The Kenyan election authorities have requested former president rupiah Banda to reach out to Kenyan political leaders and advise them against issuing any statements that might plunge the country into chaos after tomorrows general elections.
Friday, 1 March 2013
Action Aid has maintained that Zambia Sugar’s tax practices mean that Zambians are losing out on vital revenue that would otherwise be applied to meet basic social services.
Monday, 25 February 2013
The Anti-Corruption Commission in Kitwe has arrested a Luanshya Councilor and another private person for corrupt practices involving KR 1, 000 rebased kwacha.
A 31-Year-Old Zambian National Who Was Arrested For Poaching In Malawi’s Kasungu National Park Has Been Convicted To 2years Imprisonment By The Kasungu First Grade Magistrates Court.
Thursday, 31 January 2013
Dangote Cement Is Set To Open Another $400million Cement Plant In Lusaka In 2014, Bringing Its Total Investment In Zambia To $800m.
Friday, 18 January 2013
Wednesday, 16 January 2013
Gemfields plc, the company that operates the Kagem emerald mine (“Kagem”) in Lufwanyama, says it has been able to contribute more than KR687 million to Zambia’s direct foreign earnings over the past three years alone.
Friday, 11 January 2013
Thursday, 3 January 2013
The Anti-Corruption Commission has arrested a Somali National for suspected corrupt practices involving KR3, 000.
Emirates, one of the world’s fastest growing international airlines, will add more than 1,600 seats a week on its Lusaka and Harare routes when it introduces a Boeing 777-300ER on its daily flight from Dubai commencing 1st February 2013.