Dealing With Kankoyo’s Economic Challenges

[Times of Zambia] After mining ownership changed hands in the mid 90s, mining towns have not been the same since because most of them, if not all, have failed to cope with the economic challenges which emerged post privatisation.

[Times of Zambia] After mining ownership changed hands in the mid 90s, mining towns have not been the same since because most of them, if not all, have failed to cope with the economic challenges which emerged post privatisation.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Mimosa Platinum to Ramp Up Production

[Financial Gazette] Platinum miner, Mimosa, is planning to ramp up output over the next three years to cushion itself against declining ore grade and depressed platinum prices on the international market.

[Financial Gazette] Platinum miner, Mimosa, is planning to ramp up output over the next three years to cushion itself against declining ore grade and depressed platinum prices on the international market.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Ugandan ‘Witchdoctors’ Jailed

[Times of Zambia] Two Ugandan men masquerading as witch-doctors have been jailed for three years with hard labour each for theft by a Lusaka magistrate’s court.

[Times of Zambia] Two Ugandan men masquerading as witch-doctors have been jailed for three years with hard labour each for theft by a Lusaka magistrate's court.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Footballer Lungu’s Case Fails to Take Off

[Times of Zambia] Chisamba Lungu’s case yesterday failed to take off because of miscommunication on dates when the player was due to appear before the Kitwe magistrate’s court.

[Times of Zambia] Chisamba Lungu's case yesterday failed to take off because of miscommunication on dates when the player was due to appear before the Kitwe magistrate's court.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Malawian Drug Trafficker Arrested

[Times of Zambia] A Malawian woman who concealed more than 10 kilogrames of ephedrine in 50 baby carriers has been arrested by Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) in Livingstone.

[Times of Zambia] A Malawian woman who concealed more than 10 kilogrames of ephedrine in 50 baby carriers has been arrested by Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) in Livingstone.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Govt Looks to Nuclear for Energy

[Ethiopian Herald] As it can be recalled, Ethiopia signed Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation in peaceful uses of atomic energy with Russian Nuclear Technology Agency, ROSATOM. So, in light of the recent visit of Russian Foreign Minister Sergei …

[Ethiopian Herald] As it can be recalled, Ethiopia signed Memorandum of Understanding on cooperation in peaceful uses of atomic energy with Russian Nuclear Technology Agency, ROSATOM. So, in light of the recent visit of Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov to Ethiopia, The Ethiopian Press Agency held talks with Minister of Science and Technology, Dr. Eng. Getahun Mekuria about the agreement, the technology and Ethiopia's aim of using it. Here follows the highlight of the major points raised and discussed.

source: AllAfrica News: Ethiopia