Zambia must change its trade narrative

By JOHN SAKALA The Economic Association of Zambia (EAZ) says Zambia must change its trade narrative for it to prosper economically. EAZ Copperbelt Chapter Chairperson Matthews Muyembe said the trade narrative for Zambia has been exporting raw materials. Speaking in an interview with The Independent Observer today on the African Freedom Day, May 25, 2020, Mr Muyembe said Zambia has been known of exporting raw … Continue reading Zambia must change its trade narrative

Zambia is slowly been taken away by foreigners

By JOHN SAKALA The Leadership Movement (LM) President Richard Silumbe says LM has noted with concern lack of land ownership by Zambian cizitens. Speaking in a statement made available to The Independent Observer, Dr Silumbe said he had seen thousand of hectares been auctioned to foreigners in the name of Investors. “As we observe the African Freedom Day – we challenge our cizitens to rise … Continue reading Zambia is slowly been taken away by foreigners

Gold is strategic mineral for Zambians-Mines PS

By JOHN SAKALA Government says it has declared gold as a Strategic Mineral meant to allow all citizens benefit from its exploitation. Mines Permanent Secretary Barnaby Mulenga said gold must be differently handled compared to other Minerals in the country. In a media statement, Mr Mulenga said ZCCM-IH Plc has been mandated to coordinate efforts to purchase the gold from Artisanal miners and to also … Continue reading Gold is strategic mineral for Zambians-Mines PS

Buchi marketeers in K100, 000 Chiteme bonanza

By Nchimunya Miyoba Nkana Member of Parliment Alexander Chiteme has empowered 550 marketeers at Buchi Kamitondo market in Kitwe with K100,000 empowerment funds to help them with the their businesses. Speaking in Kitwe when he made a cash donation to the marketeers yesterday, Mr Chiteme said he promised voters before he was voted into office that he will use the money he will get when … Continue reading Buchi marketeers in K100, 000 Chiteme bonanza