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COVID-19 devastates Zambia’s mineral revenue

Zambia’s Chamber of Mines Chief Executive Officer Sokwani Chilembo, bewailed the devastating effects of the global COVID-19 lockdown, as the Zambian mining sector faces...

Zambia receives medical donations as Covid-19 deaths reach 42

CHINESE First Lady Peng Liyuan donated medical equipment to fight and mitigate the spread of COVID-19, through the Organization of African First ladies for...

Drought leaves Zambia and Zimbabwe in darkness

Drought has become the reason for millions of Zambian and Zimbabwean homes to plunge into darkness after the issue magnified with the lack of...

Zambia suspends 15% export duty on gemstones

Zambia is planning to suspend a 15% export duty on gemstones except diamonds from Jan. 1. The imposed duty was meant to raise more...

Zambia struggles with power shortages as dam levels shrink

While the Southern part of Africa is hit by the draught, the hydroelectric dam of Kariba is running out of water leaving Zimbabwe and...

Zambia to export cannabis in order to boost economy

Zambian government announced its decision to legalize the production and export of marijuana for medical and economic purposes. This statement was made on Monday...

Zambia: EU and COMESA sign €8.8 mln agreement

The €8.8 million contribution agreement was signed between the European Union and COMESA to boost the participation of the private sector in sustainable regional...

Nigeria sends special envoy to SA, Zambia warns citizens to be...

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari demands an explanation of the situation in South Africa. Buhari has instructed his Foreign Affairs Minister Geoffrey Onyeama to send a...

Zambian Home Affairs Minister warns foreign truck drivers

Home Affairs Minister Stephen Kampyongo has warned the foreign truck drivers to stop encouraging others to down their tools stating the law will catch...

Zambia’s debt can increase by 90% GDP – IFF

According to the Institute of International Finance, Zambia’s debt can rise up to 90% of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP). IFF Associate Economist Gregory Basile...

12, 000 Zambians registered in ZASA

Over 12, 000 Zambians based in South Africa have become the members of the Association of Zambians in South Africa (Zambia Association in South Africa,...

Esther Lungu to visit Petauke

Today, First Lady Esther Lungu is expected to visit Petauke district of Eastern Province for a 3-day working visit. Eastern Province Permanent Secretary Buleti Nsemukila...

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