Lafarge, ManufacturingSeptember 12, 2020

Lafarge Zambia Plc revenue surges in first half of 2020
Lafarge Zambia Plc has reported a surge of 27% in revenue at half year in their current financial year compared to the same period in the previous year, according to a statement from the cement maker. The company attributed the surge due to increased local demand and exports. “Sales revenue at K637 million for the […]

Lafarge, ManufacturingMarch 28, 2020

Lafarge Zambia records K12.30 million loss after tax for the FY 2019
Cement manufacturing company, Lafarge Zambia Plc has recorded a loss after tax of K12.339 million for the financial year 2019 due to a 3% reduction in sales revenue, according to financial statements published by the company. “Sales Revenue for the period was recorded at K1, 110 million for the year down by 3% compared to […]

Lafarge, ManufacturingDecember 20, 2019

Lafarge has a new Company Secretary
Lafarge Zambia PLC has announced the appointment of Chibuye M Ngulube as its new company secretary, according to a statement from the company. “Pursuant to section 3.59 of the LuSE Listing Requirements, the Board of Directors of Lafarge Zambia PLC (“Lafarge” or the “Company”), wishes to announce the appointment of Mrs. Chibuye Mbesuma Ngulube as […]

Construction, Lafarge, ManufacturingNovember 16, 2019

Harriet Katongo announces her exit as Company Secretary of Lafarge Zambia
Lafarge Zambia Plc has announced the resignation of its long-serving Company Secretary, according to a statement by the company. “Pursuant to section 3.59 of the LuSE Listings Requirements, the Board of Directors of Lafarge Zambia PLC (“Lafarge” or “the Company”), wishes to announce the resignation of Ms Harriet Kapekele-Katongo as Company Secretary effective 30th November […]

Construction, Lafarge, ManufacturingSeptember 30, 2019

Lafarge has a new Chief Financial Officer
  Lafarge Zambia Plc has announced the appointment of a new Chief Financial Officer following the resignation of Mr. Raphael Chipoma in June 2019. “Pursuant to section 3.59 of the LuSE Listing Requirements, the Board of Directors of Lafarge Zambia PLC (“Lafarge” or the “Company”), wishes to announce the appointment of Mr. Ahmed Khalifa as […]

Lafarge, ManufacturingSeptember 12, 2019

Lafarge forecasts 392% lower earnings per share at half year
Cement manufacturer Lafarge Zambia Plc announced its anticipation of a lower EPS when it publishes its six-month financial performance at the end of September 2019, according to a statement from the company.   “In accordance with Section 3.4(b) of the Lusaka Securities Exchange Listings Requirements, the Board of Directors of Lafarge Zambia PLC hereby advises […]

Construction, LafargeJune 14, 2019

Lafarge Zambia CFO “Walks” as CEO Takes over as “Bean Counter!”
Lafarge Zambia’s Chief Financial officer has resigned his position after 14 months in the role with company.   “Pursuant to Section 3.59 of the LuSE Listing Requirements, the Board of Directors of Lafarge Zambia PLC (“Lafarge” or “the Company”), wishes to announce the resignation of Mr Raphael Chipoma as Chief Financial Officer effective 11th June […]

Construction, LafargeApril 5, 2019

Jimmy has arrived! Lafarge in 2018 in Perspective
On March Wednesday 4th, Jimmy Khan, the brand new CEO of Lafarge Zambia was unveiled at his first Zambian Annual General Meeting by the cement maker. Flanked by Board Chairman, Muna Hantuba, this market the first sighting by shareholders of their new leader. Although credit has to go to former CEO Vincent Bouckkaert, who left […]

Lafarge, ManufacturingMarch 25, 2019

Block By Block Analysis – 2018 Performance Lafarge Zambia Plc
Company overview Lafarge is a multinational French industrial company specializing in three major products: cement, construction aggregates, and concrete. In July 2015 Lafarge merged with Holcim, a Swiss cement company and a new company was officially launched around the globe name of LafargeHolcim, creating a new leader in the building materials sector. According to the […]

Construction, LafargeFebruary 15, 2019

Its Khan for the Lafarge Holcim Zambia Top Job
After two months of searching for a new CEO, the Board at Lafarge Holcim Zambia Plc announced the appointment of Jimmy J. Khan as Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer effective 12 February 2019. Jimmy takes over from Vincent Bouckaert who held the role barely two years following his appointment in 2016. He is also […]