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3 ViewsLabour Minister Fackson Shamenda has directed that all human resource functions must be handled locals and not foreigners. Briefing the press in Lusaka on March 6, 2013, Shamenda explained that after his office’s interactions with companies who have foreign human resource personal it has come to their attention that they do not understand labour […]

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1 ViewsChoma Mayor Jackson Makwamba has disclosed that his Office has devised a concept approach which is aimed at engaging the business community in bridging the social-economic gap existing between people living in rural and urban areas. Mayor Makwamba disclosed that the concept approach proposes means of finding ways in which the business community can […]

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Choma residents threaten to protest against power-cuts by ZESCO

1 ViewsSome Choma residents from Zambia Compound, Riverside, Town Centre  and Overspill township have threatened to protest to Southern Province Minister’s office over the continued massive Zambia Electricity Supply Corporation (ZESCO) power disruption being experienced of late in Choma that has caused loss of business and property in some cases. Some residents who stormed SKY […]

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4 ViewsMany parts of Lusaka over the weekend experienced power blackout following heavy load-shedding by  the Zambia Electricity Supply Corporation (ZESCO). Even the places that do not normally experience power cuts were this weekend in power black-outs. A check by Zambian Eye in Woodlands, Kabulonga, Chalala and Chilenje found that the areas had no power. […]

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We have benefited from Sata’s good policies says Ex-MMD Deputy Minister

6 ViewsWe have benefited immensely by Tourism policies introduced by President Michael Sata’s Patriotic Front government, former deputy Minister in the MMD government Alex has said. Luhila whose last position in government was Zambia’s High Commissioner in Nigeria was speaking on Saturday March 3, 2013 during the official opening of his multi  million lodge in […]

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2 ViewsDeputy Minister of Finance Miles Sampa says setting up an underground Rail system in Zambia is not the solution to the woos that has hit the rail transport. New Chief Executive Officer, Professor Clive Chirwa has said he will uplift the rail transport among other things by putting up an underground rail in the […]

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4 ViewsLabour Minister Fackson Shamenda says the Patriotic Front government intends to create one million jobs at the end of its first term in office. Shamenda explained in Lusaka that the PF was still committed to its campaign promises one of which is to create jobs for the Zambians. He says this year the PF […]

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2 ViewsZambia’s Finance Minister Alexander Chikwanda says Zambians have a responsibility to hold the Government accountable in the way is spends public funds. Chikwanda said this when he launched the 2013 Budget bulletin which is aimed at sensitizing and explaining to Members of the Public how funds are being used in the various projects that […]

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Chikwanda explains continous depreciating of kwacha

4 ViewsMr. Speaker, you very rightly directed that I issue a statement following concerns expressed by the Member of Parliament for Monze Central Hon. Jack Mwiimbu on the continued downward slippages in the Kwacha parity vis-à-vis major currencies. I start by thanking Honourable Mwiimbu for bringing the issue of the Kwacha exchange rate to the […]

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Zambia’s economic prospects for the first half favorable, Gondwe

21 ViewsZambia’s economic prospects for the first half of 2013 have remained favorable due to expected good domestic performance driven by the agricultural, manufacturing and construction sectors Bank of Zambia Governor Michael Gondwe has said. Gondwe said gross domestic product (GDP) was expected to be in line with the projected annual GDP growth rate of […]

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