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Zambian Breweries meets stakeholders over Cassava

Zambian Breweries has called for partnership with fellow private sector players in order to advance developmental projects and help government develop Zambia. At the Zambia Business in Development Facility (ZBiDF) ‘Cassava to flour’ stakeholders’ meeting in Lusaka recently Zambian Breweries corporate affairs director Ezekiel Sekele expressed satisfaction with the partnership and how it is working […]

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Mizinga Melu finally gets Barclays top job

Renowned Banker Mizinga Melu has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer for Barclays Bank.   According to a statement obtained by Zambian Eye, the Bank of Zambia has endorsed Ms Melu for the top job in Barclays Bank. As a child Mizinga had always wanted to work behind the counter in the bank.

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Two young women who were reported missing have been found dead in Chilanga district in Lusaka province. Zambia Police confirmed in a statement on Thursday  (today) that two bodies of the reported young females have been found. Below is the statement: Chilanga police received a report of a a missing person involving a female aged 22 identified as Ann Musonda, student teacher at Makeni Islamic college of education who […]

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Stanbic hopes for improved savings culture

Stanbic Bank Zambia says there is need to promote a savings culture in the country if it is to achieve the much-needed growth. “We all need financial security as individuals and we need to create a culture of saving in Zambia, because one of the challenges we have in our economy, is that our savings […]

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Huawei unveils ZICTA’s new national data centre

Minister of Transport and Communication, Brian Mushimba and Chinese Ambassador to Zambia Yang Youming toured the Zambia Information and Communications Technology Authority (ZICTA)’s state-of-the-art data centre this week to learn how the facility will modernise the country’s electronic systems and bring development across the country. The national data centre was built by Huawei Technologies as […]

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Phnom Penh in Cambodia will be the latest destination Emirates will serve from July 1 this year*, with a Boeing 777-300ER aircraft in a two class configuration. Outbound, flight EK388 will Depart Dubai at 0915hrs, and will arrive in Yangon at 1725hrs. It will then depart Yangon at 1855hrs, before arriving at Phnom Penh at […]

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A South African judge has blocked the country’s planned withdrawal from the international criminal court (ICC), saying the move is unconstitutional without prior parliamentary approval.   Sitting in the high court in Pretoria, deputy judge president Phineas Mojapelo said on Wednesday that any move to pull out of the ICC must be “on the basis […]

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“Commission of Inquiry on Voting pattern must go”

Electoral Expert MacDonald Chipenzi says the Commission of Inquiry must go and has since called on President Edgar Lungu to disband it.   Chipenzi stated this in a statement below to Zambian Eye this evening:   President Edgar Lungu must, with immediate effect, disband the Commission of Inquiry on Voting Patterns and Electoral Violence because […]

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The Law Association of Zambia (LAZ) has joined the case in which four PF-aligned political parties have petitioned the Constitutional Court to interpret the constitution with regards to President Edgar Lungu’s eligibility to contest the 2021 elections. And the United Party for National Development (UPND) and Heritage Party leader Brigadier General Godfrey Miyanda have also […]

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Power generation improves due to increase in water levels

Zambia has recorded some increase in electricity generation capacity following the improvement of water levels in the reservoir dams. Energy Minister David Mabumba said Kafue Gorge Power station has increased generation from 630 megawatts to 820 megawatts while Kariba North is currently generating an average of 380 megawatts against the installed capacity of 1,080 megawatts. […]

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