Construction, Real EstateNovember 9, 2021

Zambia National Building Society Launches the ‘Bwela Timange’ Mortgage Promotion
The Zambian National Building Society (ZNBS) was established by the government of the Republic of Zambia on 24th December, 1970 under the Building Act of 1968. The society was formed with the mandate of mobilizing financial resources to invest in mortgages with the aim of increasing the country’s housing stock. With that in consideration, the […]

Construction, Lafarge, ManufacturingMay 3, 2021

LUSAKA, ZAMBIA – Lafarge Zambia is banking on an elite group of young Zambian business leaders to take over management of the company as part of a company-wide drive to build the skills of its workforce. As the company prepared to celebrate a virtual Labour Day this year, Human Resource Director Thecra Milambo outlined the importance […]

Construction, Lafarge, ManufacturingApril 5, 2021

Lafarge Zambia Plc contravenes Competition Commission Act
Zambia’s only stock exchange listed cement manufacturing company has informed shareholders that the company has been informed by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission that it violated one of its Acts, according to a statement from Lafarge Zambia Plc. “The Lafarge Zambia Plc. Board wishes to inform its shareholders and the market that on 30th […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Construction, Lafarge, ManufacturingOctober 27, 2018

Lafarge Zambia Plc at Half Year 2018
On 29th August 2018, Lafarge Zambia Plc. Published its half year performance with an impressive 18% increase in sales revenue compared to the previous years’ half year results. Their SENS announcement attributed the record K498 million revenue to strong market growth in 2018. Their statement identifies the operating environment for Lafarge Zambia as being fairly […]

Construction, Lafarge, ManufacturingApril 23, 2018

Lafarge 2018 Performance with Impairment hurt
“I am pleased to present the 2017 Lafarge Zambia results on behalf of the Board of Directors. Lafarge Zambia continues to demonstrate resilience in operational and financial performance despite the economic difficulties and competitive environment.” These were the opening words in Board Chairman Muna Hantuba’s letter to the board in the 2017 annual report. The […]