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Revitalizing economic ties top of agenda at the UK-Africa summit

African Development Bank President Akinwumi  Adesina is expected in London for the UK-Africa Summit, an investment summit aimed at forging new partnerships under the theme: ‘Partners for prosperity.’ The summit

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Preps for the AgriTech Expo 2020 in full swing

Organisers of the AgriTech Expo are confident that this year’s edition of the trade fair will be a success as preparations are already in full swing. GART research centre in

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Over-exploitation of Africa’s fisheries: Not enough fish in the sea

China’s role in illegal, unreported and unregulated fishing has a disproportionate impact on Africa. There has recently been some controversy surrounding the mining of bauxite (a precursor to aluminium) in

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Why African farmers are waking up to the huge potential of guinea fowl

In Africa, the potential of guinea fowl largely remains untapped across the continent’s sprawling markets. But poultry farmers in the southern and western regions are now beginning to see capacity

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Perry of Oakley announces new economy range of dryers

Perry of Oakley Ltd have announced the introduction of the Mistral Dryer Range, this new range is set to cater for their old and new clients who do not require

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Russia signs MoU to set up a fertilizer production complex in Angola

Russian chemical manufacturer, URALCHEM, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Grupo Opaia SA of Angola for the creation of a joint ammonia and urea production complex in Luanda.

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ZABS commends improved food packaging

Improvement in the quality of food packaging by local companies has been highly praised by the Zambia Bureau of Standards (ZABS). ZABS Executive Director Manuel Mutale has commended food processors

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Zambia accorded Gas Project Funds

The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) has granted Zambia with US$1.5million in funds for the Greenhouse Gas project. Zambia, just as in the likes of Comoros and

Consumption of Beef from diseased animals a danger-Gov

Dating back to January 2018, the country has been recording cases of livestock diseases among them is the Foot and Mouth disease which started in Chisamba District of Central Province

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Farmers encouraged to venture in organic farming-SAFADA

Farmers countrywide have been urged to venture in organic farming as it requires minimal water consumption for the growth of crops.   This follows an interview with the Small Scale