Invest back in your country and be part of transforming Zambia

By Abigail Chaponda in London, United Kingdom Zambia’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom, His Excellency Lieutenant General Paul Mihova has called on Zambians living in the United Kingdom to invest back in their home country and be part of transforming Zambia. The High Commissioner made the remarks when he addressed various Zambian Association groups at the ‘Greet and Meet ‘event organised by the Zambia … Continue reading Invest back in your country and be part of transforming Zambia

CHOGM will provide an opportunity for Zambia to forge new partnerships

By Abigail Chaponda in London, United Kingdom Commonwealth Secretary-General BaronessPatricia Scotland QC, has urged Zambia to take advantage of the forthcoming Commonwealth Heads of Government Meeting (CHOGM) that will be held in Rwandato forge and enhance trade partnerships with Commonwealth Member States. And Zambia’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom His Excellency Lieutenant General Paul Mihova has applauded the cordial and warm relations that have … Continue reading CHOGM will provide an opportunity for Zambia to forge new partnerships

Zambia Defence Force on course with modernisation agenda

By Abigail Chaponda in London, United Kingdom Zambia has been requested to provide more troops for the UN operations. This is in recognition for the country’s proficiency based on its previous contributions to UN Peace keeping Missions. Zambia was last year ranked top in quality of peace keeping troops in its missions by the United Nations. The country scored 90 per cent in competence based … Continue reading Zambia Defence Force on course with modernisation agenda

UK, keen to work with Zambia

By Abigail Chaponda in London, United Kingdom United Kingdom Minister of State at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office and Department for International Development Andrew Stephenson has said the United Kingdom is keen to stand shoulder to shoulder with Zambia and work together. And Zambia’s Minister of General Education Hon. David Mubumba has thanked the UK Government for the continued support extended through the Department for … Continue reading UK, keen to work with Zambia

World Bank committed to supporting Zambia’s education system

 By Abigail Chaponda in London, United Kingdom World Bank Global Director Education, Jaime Saavedra, has reaffirmed the World Bank’s commitment to continue supporting Zambia’s general education system. Mr. Saavedra made the remarksduring a meeting held with Zambia’s General Education Minister David Mabumba, on the sidelines of the Education World Forum 2020 Global Summit for Education Ministers currently taking place in London, under the theme: One … Continue reading World Bank committed to supporting Zambia’s education system

Mihova calls for more Zambia, UK trade

By Abigail Chaponda in London, United Kingdom Zambia’s High Commissioner to the United Kingdom His Excellency Lieutenant General Paul Mihova has said the Mission is exploiting further the business opportunities in the UK to ensure sustained contribution to the Zambian economy. Lt. Gen. Mihova made the remarks when UK envoy to the Commonwealth, Philip Parham and Foreign and Commonwealth Office, Head of Central and Southern … Continue reading Mihova calls for more Zambia, UK trade

Investors told to honor their investment promises

By Abigail Chaponda in London, United Kingdom Mines and Minerals Development Minister Richard Musukwa has told the Europe’s largest Mining and Investment forum that the Zambian Government takes a strong exception to safeguard the prudent management and development of the country’s finite mineral resources. Speaking on a panel of discussion at the Mines and Money Conference in London, the Minister told the conference that “Government … Continue reading Investors told to honor their investment promises

Small scale mining, vital for the country’s development

By Abigail Chaponda in London, United Kingdom Mines and Minerals Development Minister Hon. Richard Musukwa, yesterday held a meeting with UK Department for International Trade (DIT) Mining and Infrastructure Specialist Ros Lund, and DIT Head of Mining Team Mark Smith and discussed  opportunities for Zambia-UK collaboration in various sectors including artisanal small scale mining. The Minister said artisanal small-scale mining is essential for the country’s … Continue reading Small scale mining, vital for the country’s development

Take advantage of the stable polices and vast mineral resources in Zambia

By Abigail Chaponda in London, United Kingdom Minister of Mines and Mineral Development Hon. Richard Musukwa on Monday addressed Europe’s largest Mining Investment event, and invited investors to take advantage of the stable polices and vast mineral resource potential in Zambia. Giving an overview of the investment opportunities in Zambia at the Mines and Money Conference in London, Hon. Musukwa highlighted that ratings by globally … Continue reading Take advantage of the stable polices and vast mineral resources in Zambia

Government addressing challenges in the energy and transport sector

By Abigail Chaponda in London, United Kingdom  Minister of Mines and Mineral Development Hon. Richard Musukwa has said Government is addressing challenges in the energy and transport sector to support mining in the country. Addressing delegates at the ongoing Mines and Money Conference in London, Mr Musukwa states that various power generation projects are being implemented aimed at creating new lines of power generation to … Continue reading Government addressing challenges in the energy and transport sector