Finance, ZCCM-Investment Holdings PlcJuly 21, 2019

(Sponsored) ZCCM -IH | Konkola Copper Mines Plc Further Cautionary Announcement
Shareholders of ZCCM Investments Holdings Plc (“ZCCM-IH” or “the Company”) are referred to the announcement dated Wednesday 23rd May 2019, in which they were advised that ZCCM-IH filed a petition in the High Court of Zambia for the winding up of Konkola Copper Mines Plc on 21st May 2019. ZCCM-IH filed the said petition pursuant […]

Agriculture, Beverage, Zambia Sugar Plc, Zambian BreweriesJuly 16, 2019

Monica gets the Zambrew Plc nod as Board Chair; ‘Tweet’
The market’s wait for a signal from Monica Musonda regarding what her next move was following her resignation from the Zambia Sugar Board was finally answered in a tweet on her twitter page on 11 July 2019. Monica, the founder and Chief Executive Officer of Java Foods, a food processing company based in Zambia, takes […]

Banking, Investrust Bank PlcJuly 13, 2019

Abridged Financial Analysis – Investrust Bank Plc
Investrust Bank Plc has continued its efforts to record positive trends in the overall performance despite still being in a loss making position. The Bank has managed to achieve their positive trends with the help of their 25 branches after closing 2 branches and 3 agencies across Zambia, offering a full range of banking services […]

Banking, Investrust Bank PlcJuly 12, 2019

The Curious Case of Investrust PLC Zambia and its parallels to Deutsche Bank…
I’d like to take you on a journey, dissecting Investrust Zambia PLC’s financials over the past 5 years. Hopefully through it, a trend will be observed as well as an ongoing strategic master class which is aimed at bringing the troubled bank back to profitability. The fascinating links between the case of Investrust and Deutsche […]


Economy, MiningJuly 11, 2019

First Quantum Minerals announces the commencement of Copper Concentrate shipping at Cobre Panama
Mining Company rumps up as it focuses on Cobre FQM’s intentions of ramping up its output at its Cobre Panama mine were cemented at it announced that it had commenced Copper Concentrate shipping. The company announced on June 24 2019 that first shipment of copper concentrate from Cobre Panama had left port, according to a […]

Economy, Finance, Strategy, ZCCM-Investment Holdings PlcJuly 9, 2019

The Birth of Kabundi Mining Resources
-The Future of Zambian Mining as prophesized by ZCCM-IH After weeks of delirium over what the future of mining in Zambia was going to be with the debacle of KCM (one of ZCCM IH’s investee companies), Zambia’s premier investment company made an announcement that brought hope to investment in the sector. “At its Special Board […]

Airtel Networks Plc, TelecomJuly 8, 2019

Airtel Lists on the London Stock Exchange
Airtel Africa successfully listed on the London Stock Exchange (LSE) in a move that cheered its subsidiary Airtel Zambia who published the Initial Public Offering (IPO) announcement on the Lusaka Securities and Exchange Stock Exchange News (SENS) bulletin.    “The Board of Directors of Airtel Networks Zambia Plc (“Airtel Zambia”or “the Company”) wishes to inform […]

Airtel Networks Plc, TelecomJune 29, 2019

Airtel wins HLB Zambia’s Golf Day Cup
Airtel Zambia won the “8 hole” annual HLB Zambia gold day tournament for accountants that was held at Bonanza Golf Estate on Friday 28th June in Lusaka. Receiving the trophy on behalf of the team was Director of Airtel Money James Chona who was delighted to be a part of the annual event that brought […]

Taj Pamodzi Hotels Plc, TourismJune 26, 2019

Taj Pamodzi Hotel – Abridged Financial Results Analysis
Taj Pamodzi Hotel is an incredible 5-star hotel that is located in the center of Zambia’s capital Lusaka, within easy reach of popular attractions such as the Independence Stadium. This luxurious hotel combines top quality amenities with elegant design to provide guests with a welcoming atmosphere that ensures a comfortable and relaxing stay while at […]

Beverage, National BreweriesJune 25, 2019

National Breweries PLc – Abridged 2018 Financial Results Analysis
National Breweries PLc is the leading producer of traditional beer (TAB), namely Chibuku shake and Chibuku super, pasteurized TAB with a longer shelf life, which gives it a distinct advantage with delivery to a wide geographic reach. “National Breweries became part of Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB inBev), the largest brewer in the world with more than […]