Tag: Zambia

IMF reforms and funding in Africa: focus on Ghana, Zambia, Kenya and Tanzania

August 11, 2022

Many, if not most, African economies have endured a torrid time over recent years, as their finances have been hard hit by two global crises ... Read More

UK-Rwanda Asylum Deal: Despite Global Outcry, Zambia Eyes a Similar Migration Deal

July 22, 2022

The deal to relocate asylum seekers from the United Kingdom to Rwanda has caused widespread controversy, yet some African voices welcome its promise of human ... Read More

Zambia dismisses Algeria’s allegations, installs its consul in Laayoune

March 5, 2021

Zambia has installation on Friday Kelvin Malisase as its Consul in Laayoune, dismissing thus the allegations relayed by the Algerian media claiming that the Zambian ... Read More

Zambia opens embassy to Rabat

October 26, 2020

Zambia opened on October 24 its embassy to Rabat in a move that signals a willingness to further boost ties with Morocco at all levels. ... Read More

Libya contemplates seizure of Zambia’s international assets over $380-million debt

October 14, 2020

Libya’s telecommunications investor LAP GreenN, controlled by the UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) is considering seizure of Zambia’s international asset in a bid to ... Read More

Zambia loses a third of mining revenues to Covid-19

June 19, 2020

The mining industry in Zambia, the country's main provider of foreign exchange, brought in $60 to $65 million from February to April, compared to the ... Read More

Morocco’s Autonomy Initiative, only solution to Sahara issue – Zambian MP

May 27, 2020

Zambia’s former Deputy Minister of Home Affairs and Member of Parliament, Mrs. Grace Njapau, has underlined the authentic spirit and rich content of the Morocco-proposed ... Read More

Zambia: Japanese company to invest $200 million in solar energy

November 4, 2019

The Japanese company Univergy Solar has announced it will invest $200 million in Zambia to carry out two solar photovoltaic projects. The investment will enable ... Read More

Zambia to rehabilitate hydroelectric power plant with a $46m German loan

September 19, 2019

The German development agency, Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW), has signed an agreement with Zambia related to the rehabilitation and extension of a hydroelectric power plant. ... Read More

More fires now burning in Central Africa than in the Amazon—NASA

August 27, 2019

Blazes burning in the Amazon over the last weeks have prompted a global outcry. However, according to satellite data released by NASA about fires around ... Read More