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WOMAN POOPOOS UNCEREMONIOUSLY CAUSING PANIC IN MAZABUKA.

  ACTIVITY came to a dramatic halt on Friday afternoon after a female Street Vendor operating opposite a named Service Station in Mazabuka, soiled herself following a bout of severe diarrhea on her way to buy medicine at a drug store. The rather unfortunate incident forced people scamper in different directions as the fecal matter […]

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Business Health

ZCSA SEIZES 10 BALES OF USED UNDERGARMENTS IN LUSAKA VALUED AT K29, 000

Sunday, December 17, 2023   The Zambia Compulsory Standards Agency (ZCSA) has seized 10 bales of used undergarments from a trading entity operating around Soweto Market in Lusaka valued at a total cost of K29, 000   In a statement this morning, ZCSA Head of Communications Brian Hatyoka revealed that the agency seized the used […]

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Business

ZAMBIA’S INTERNET CONNECTIVITY ON THE RISE AS GOVT MOVES IN TO ELIMINATE 2G 

Government has disclosed that Zambia’s internet connectivity levels have moved upwards to 58 percent this year following the appropriate incentives and tax concessions for the ICT sector.   Technology and Science Minister Felix Mutati said the tax incentives provided that were aimed at providing a conducive business environment has enabled the ICT sector to invest […]

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Business

ZABS AND SABS COMMERCIAL SIGNS A MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING TO PROMOTE TRADE BETWEEN ZAMBIA AND SA.

Pretoria- Friday 8th December 2023 The Zambia Bureau of Standards (ZABS) and South Africa Bureau of Standards Commercial (SABS Commercial) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to promote trade between the two countries. ZABS Executive Director Mr Nathan Sing’ambwa and SABS Commercial Chief Executive Officer Dr Sadhvir Bissoon signed on behalf of their respective institutions. […]

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Business

NDIPO CHIPATA COTTON FARMERS ARE FRUSTRATED – MAYOR.

  Chipata, Saturday (December 2, 2023) Chipata City Mayor George Mwanza says cotton farmers under his jurisdiction are frustrated because of the Cotton Act of 2005 which promotes exploitation from ginners. Mr. Mwanza said he learnt with sadness revelations by the Cotton Association of Zambia (CAZ) estimates that cotton productivity in Zambia has since dropped […]

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Business Politics

KASAMA JUBILATES UPON SEEING HH

  There was jubilation today when President Hakainde Hichilema arrived in the Kasama Central Business District. Thousands thronged to the Head of State, showering him with praises and words of appreciation. Kasama residents were seen happily and freely taking pictures with the president, who earlier commissioned Kasama Airport.

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Business

ALL FARMERS THAT SUPPLIED CROPS TO FRA DURING THIS YEAR’S CROP MARKETING SEASON PAID  

The food Reserve Agency (FRA) has paid all farmers that supplied their crops during this year’s crop marketing season that closed on 31st October 2023. In a statement today, FRA Public relations coordinator John Chipandwe said a total of One Billion, Nine Hundred and Forty-Three Million, One Hundred and Ninety-Five Thousand, Four Hundred and Twenty […]

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Business

INDENI ENERGY EYES PETROLEUM RETAIL EXPANSION

INDENI ENERGY EYES PETROLEUM RETAIL EXPANSION Indeni Energy Company Limited has set its sights on venturing into the retail petroleum market by establishing filling stations across the nation. The move comes as a strategic shift after the company’s transformation from a refinery to an Oil Marketing Company (OMC). During a recent tour of Indeni facilities […]

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Business

CCPC REVIEWS THE NON-ISSUANCE OF SMALL CURRENCY DENOMINATIONS TO CUSTOMERS BY RETAIL OUTLETS.

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) has embarked on an exercise to review the reported non–issuance of small-denominated change to consumers by retailers in the country. In a statement this morning, CCPC Executive Director Brian Lingela said this follows numerous consumer complaints received by the Commission to the effect that retailers do not give […]

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Business

28 Vendors in Kasumbalesa, 103 Booth/ Container traders along CBD allocated trading space within Kakoso Market.

By Nambela Kyombela (Chililabombwe-2nd August, 2023) Chililabombwe Municipal Council through the department of Housing and Social Services and Development Planning has allocated about 103 trading spaces for Booth/ Containers owners that have been trading along CBD area in Chililabombwe District. The Council has also allocated 28 trading spaces to vendors who were trading illegally along […]

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