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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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Correctional facility responds to the government’s directive, increases farming hectarage

The Zambia Correctional Service on the Copperbelt Province has responded to the government’s directive by increasing its farming hectarage to 261 hectares from 130 in the 2018/2019 farming season. Regional

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

Sustainable Agriculture production hampered by inadequate funding

The Food and Agriculture Organization has revealed that Zambia’s funding to the agricultural sector is way below the Maputo declaration and will make it difficult for the country to achieve

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More foreign investments will make Zambia a regional agricultural hub

Zambian industry group, Northwestern Chamber of Commerce and Industry, are calling on more foreign investments in agriculture to help the country be the breadbasket for the Southern African region. Mukumbi

100,000 worth of goods seized by CCPC

Goods valued at a hundred thousand Kwacha have been confiscated from 746 trading premises countrywide by the Competition Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC). This is due to their failure to meet

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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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KASAMA SMALL-SCALE FARMERS TO BENEFIT FROM ZAMBIAN BREWERIES’ CASSAVA INITIATIVE

Kasama small scale farmers are also set to reap the rewards of the Zambian Breweries’ cassava-buying programme which was launched in the area recently. The move by the brewing company,