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Zambia Charms Local Community Based Organisations

The Alliance of Community Based Organisations (ACBOs) have saluted the people of Zambia following the election of Zambia’s 7th democratically elected President Hakainde Hichilema. Owen Dhliwayo a member of the ACBOs said they were pleased with the manner in which the plebiscite was conducted. “The Alliance of Community Based Organisations (ACBOs) salute the people of […]

MDC Alliance, IPD parties Congratulate Zambia’s Hichilema

The MDC Alliance has congratulated Zambia’s President-Elect, Hakainde Hichilema following his victory in the just-ended general election and called on Zimbabwe to learn from the polls. In a statement, MDC Alliance Secretary for International Relations, Gladys Hlatywayo, said Hichilema’s victory is a triumph for democracy in light of the growing authoritarian consolidation in the SADC region. […]

MDC Alliance Mourns Kenneth Kaunda

Opposition MDC Alliance has mourned Zambia’s founding President Kenneth David Kaunda who passed away Thursday at a military hospital in Lusaka at the age of 97. In a statement, MDC Alliance secretary for international relations Gladys Hlatswayo described the former statesman as a person who lived an exemplary life that personified different values. “We extend […]

Zim CSOs Calls For SADC Commitment To Human Rights

Local civic society organisations under the auspices of the Crisis in Zimbabwe Coalition (CiZC) have called on Southern Africa Development Committee (SADC) members to commit themselves to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. In a statement to mark the International Human Rights Day, CiZC said the COVID-19 pandemic had provided repressive governments to shrink the […]

Ammara to Share Stage with Tiwa Savage

South African based Afro pop diva Ammara Brown is set to share the stage with Nigerian queen of pop, Tiwa Savage in Zambia on 23 October. Addressing her legion of fans on Twitter, the Akiliz hit-maker could not hide her joy to be performing side by side with the iconic Nigerian superstar at a show […]

World Tourism Day Celebrations in Full Thrust

Zimbabwe will on the 27th of September join the global community in commemorating 38th edition of World Tourism Day running under the theme “Tourism and the Digital Transformation.” In respect with the event, Ministry of Tourism and Hospitality Industry has organized tourism themed activities to curtain raise the main celebrations taking place in Victoria Falls. […]

The Nexus Betweem Zim’s FDI and GDP.

The recent invitation of the Zimbabwean delegation to Davos, Switzerland can be a positive sign from the international investors on their future intentions and assessment of the country as an investment destination…

Cholera Claims Four in Chegutu, 32 Cases Reported

At lease four people have died from the recent cholera outbreak which ravaged Chegutu town while 32 cases have been recorded in the past two weeks. Health and Child Care minister  David Parirenyatwa confirmed the cholera related incidences which surfaced on 8 January after an 80 year female succumbed to the epidemic. He noted that […]

Parirenyatwa Allays Cholera Outbreak Fears

The Ministry of Health and Child Care, Dr David Parirenyatwa has allayed fears of Cholera outbreak in Zimbabwe following the water borne disease’s outbreak in Lusaka, Zambia. Addressing journalists in Harare on Friday, Parirenyatwa said the Ministry has deployed teams in Chirundu,Victoria Falls, Kariba and Kanyemba for awareness and screening purposes. “We have put at […]

Seed Co Revenue 45% Up

Local seed producer, Seed Co limited turnover for the year ended September 2017 has increased by 45% to $36,1 million due to early maize seed sales and improved winter cereal seed sales. According to the Group Secretary, John Matorofa, gross margin rose by 9% points to 49% attributable to the increased maize seed volumes. “Gross […]