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ZAMBIAN OPPOSITION LEADER PLEADS NOT GUILTY TO TREASON CHARGE

LUSAKA, Zambian opposition leader Hakainde Hichilema and five others have pleaded not guilty to one count of treason.

Hichilema, along with Hamusonde Hamaleka, Pretorious Haloba, Lastone Mulilanduba, Wallace Chakawa and Muleya Hachinda pleaded not guilty …

Zambian Opposition Leader Pleads Not Guilty to Treason Charges

JOHANNESBURG � Zambia’s top opposition leader pleaded not guilty to treason charges in court Monday, disappointing those who had hoped the prosecution would drop the charges to make way for talks between Hakainde Hichilema and …

ZAMBIAN BANKS URGED TO LOWER THEIR LENDING RATES

LUSAKA, Zambian commercial banks have been urged to lower their lending rates in view the recent move by the central bank to reduce its benchmark policy rate and the statutory reserve ration which it imposes …

ZAMBIAN MILLERS URGED TO ENSURE THEY HAVE ENOUGHT MAIZE TO PRODUCE MEALIE MEAL

LUSAKA, The Permanent Secretary to the Ministry of Agriculture, Julius Shawa, has urged Zambian millers to purchase enough maize stocks to sustain their production of affordable mealie meal, the country’s staple food.

Stressing that the …

ZAMBIAN MILLERS URGED TO ENSURE THEY HAVE ENOUGHT MAIZE TO PRODUCE MEALIE MEAL

LUSAKA, The Permanent Secretary to the Ministry of Agriculture, Julius Shawa, has urged Zambian millers to purchase enough maize stocks to sustain their production of affordable mealie meal, the country’s staple food.

Stressing that the …

SOUTH AFRICAN, ZAMBIAN FIRMS MUST BUILD ON COMMITMENTS OF LEADERS TO BOOST TRADE

LUSAKA, Zambian Finance Minister Felix Mutati says South African and Zambian companies must build on the commitments made by the Heads of State of the two countries to boost bilateral economic relations.

Speaking at the …

ZAMBIAN PRESIDENT URGES AFRICAN NATIONS TO SPEAK WITH ONE VOICE ON ISSUES AFFECTING AFRICA

MBABANE, President Edgar Lungu of Zambia has urged member States in the Southern African Development Community (SADC) and other African countries to speak with one voice on issues affecting the continent and not to continue …

5 Congo Rangers Dead; US Journalist Found Alive in NE Congo

KINSHASA, CONGO � Five park rangers were killed in a joint operation with the army to rescue an American journalist and three park rangers, who went missing in a wildlife reserve in eastern Democratic Republic …

MEXICAN ZOO ANNOUNCES BIRTH OF AFRICAN ELEPHANT

MEXICO CITY, Administrators at the African Safari wildlife centre in the central Mexican state of Puebla announced Wednesday that one of their African elephants gave birth to a male calf.

The calf was born May …