Thursday, July 18, 2019
Economist professor Oliver Saasa has urged President Edgar Lungu to shake up his Cabinet further to allow more re-organisation among ministers if he is to come up with a winning team. Professor Saasa has also urged the president to ensure...
  The Drug Enforcement Commission through its Anti-Money Laundering Investigations Unit in Eastern Province has arrested a former Zanaco female employee of Lundazi for money laundering activities involving over K500 thousand. Phanny Chaponda, 34, of House No. RR 15, Kanjala Compound...
    Incoming Republican President Hakainde Hichilema has assured the nation that the depreciating Zambian Kwacha will gain against major currencies the very day United Party for National Development (UPND) takes from PF.   Mr Hichilema further said he is very much aware...
  Newly appointed Finance Minister Bwalya Ng’andu says he will be examining whether it is prudent to implement Sales tax in the third quarter of 2019. Dr. Ng’andu changing the tax regime three quarters into ffiscal year is something that has...
By Zambian Watch University of Zambia Russian trained economist Lubinda Haabazoka has complained of being left out for the position as Finance Minister by President Edgar Lungu. President Edgar Lungu last night fired Margaret Mwanakatwe and replaced her with Bank of...
  QUALIFICATIONS – Bachelor of Arts Degree, Business Admin. UNZA – Fellow Chartered & Certified Accountants – UK PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE & EMPLOYMENT HISTORY 1) Feb 2018 to date – MINISTER OF FINANCE – Governor: International Monetary Fund – Governor: World Bank Group – Governor:...
THOUGHT I WAS PRANKED, SAYS NEW FINANCE MINISTER “ I got a phone call yesterday when I was preparing to go to church, when I picked up, the president said this is President Lungu, I thought it was a prank...
  By Balewa Zyuulu Barrick Gold Corporation, the paent company of Lumwana Copper Mine has dismissed speculations that it intends to sale Lumwana Copper Mines in North Western Province. Addressing the media in Lusaka today, Barrick Gold Corporation Chief Executive Officer Mark...
The Emerald and Semi Precious Stones Mining Association of Zambia has thanked President Edgar Lungu for dropping Lusaka Central PF Member of Parliament Margaret Mwanakatwe as Finance Minister replacing her with Bank of Zambia Deputy Governor Dr. Bwalya Ngandu. The...
  By Taonga Clifford Mitimingi and Matthew Hill (Bloomberg) -- Bwalya Ng’andu was sworn in as Zambia’s new finance minister, a day after Margaret Mwanakatwe was fired from the post. Ng’andu, 64, a former deputy governor of Zambia’s central bank, is the third person to...