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Zambeef to buy 2 local firms

Zambeef Products has applied to Competition and Consumers Protection Commission (CCPC) to acquire 100 percent shares in both Zam Chick and Zamhatch to gain full control of the firms. To

Low water levels cause decline in production – Zambia Sugar

Low water levels in the Kafue River to irrigate Zambia Sugar’s vast cane estates has resulted in the decline of sugar production of 380,400 tonnes in 2015 from 424,024 tonnes

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CCPC clears millers over cartels

The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) has cleared millers of allegations suggesting that had formed a cartel to control mealie-meal prices. This follows findings after CCPC conducted investigations on

State to embark on maize audit

Government has maintained its stance not to allow maize and maize product exports as it embarks on a countrywide audit of stocks to ascertain food security, a senior Ministry of

Neria intensifies fertiliser distribution

Neria Investment Limited has distributed about 20,000 metric tonnes of fertiliser out of the targeted 45,000 tonnes the company is expected to deliver under the Farmer Input Support Programme (FISP)

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ZCF, ZAMCOM ink financial literacy deal

The Zambia Cooperative Federation (ZCF) and Zambia Institute for Mass Communications (ZAMCOM) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) aimed at enhancing smallholder farmers’ understanding about financial literacy and agriculture.