RetailAugust 9, 2022

What is the best programming language for Zambian Market ?
What is the Best Programming Language for the Zambian Market? Article Written by Pendo Manjele The debate about which programming language, framework, or tech stack one should learn is ongoing within the developer community. However, there is no universal answer to this question. Tweet Credit: Shayan_RC My usual answer is to the above question is; […]

RetailAugust 5, 2022

Job Interviews – The overlooked question
Over the last twenty years of working, I have interviewed a great number of candidates at various levels of employment; both entry level junior roles and middle management candidates. Most candidates prepare very well for technical and behavioral questions and simply do well in them. However, there is one obvious question that get the least […]

Economy, RetailAugust 4, 2022

Daily FiZ – Thursday 04/08
Story of the Day Zambia’s leading vehicle distributor and dealer, Toyota Zambia Ltd, has rebranded to CFAO Motors Zambia Ltd. The transformation, which has been approved by the Patents and Companies Registration Agency (PACRA) and the Labour Department, is part of the group’s continued commitment to Zambia’s economic growth. The move is the latest milestone […]

RetailJuly 27, 2022

KALUMBILA, ZAMBIA – Zambia officially began its journey to becoming a key player in the new global electric vehicle (EV) ecosystem this week as President Hakainde Hichilema launched the Enterprise nickel mine in Kalumbila. Once up and running, First Quantum Minerals’ mine will be the largest producer of the strategic metal in Africa. Nickel, like lithium, […]

RetailJuly 18, 2022

The Case of Barbara Banda and The Systematic Discrimmination against Female Athletes
This month the Women’s Africa Cup of Nations commenced with great expectation from viewers across the country as the ‘Shepolopolo’ had earned a substantial local following due to heroic performances in the 2020 Olympics. However, a swirl of rumours confirmed by snippets in sparse articles ultimately confirmed what we feared the most; our captain, team […]

RetailApril 25, 2022

FSD Zambia Appoints former NGOCC Head Engwase Mwale as new CEO
As Betty Wilkinson, the well accomplished head of FSD Africa, steps down from her official role Financial Sector Deepening Zambia has announced a new CEO in Engwase Mwale. She formerly served as an Ms Mwale formerly served as an executive Director of the Non-Governmental Coordinating Committee, an umbrella arm for a variety of NGO’s which […]

Economy, RetailApril 11, 2022

Daily FiZ – Monday 11/04
Story of the Day: Kagem Mining Limited has delivered a USD 1.5 million dividend to the Zambian government’s Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) Limited, which owns 25% of the emerald mining company in Lufwanyama. The dividend, the first since 2016, is in addition to the USD 5.6 million mineral royalty tax paid on the sale of emeralds […]

RetailApril 4, 2022

The Agricultural and Commercial Cooperative Society of Zambia Limited is incorporated and registered under the Cooperative Societies Act of 1998 of the Laws of Zambia and charged with the responsibility of holding an Annual Premier Agricultural and Commercial Show, held in the capital city Lusaka, Zambia. The Society held its first show in 1919 in […]

RetailMarch 29, 2022

Cautionary Notice – ZCCM on KCM Arbitration
Shareholders of ZCCM Investments Holdings Plc (“ZCCM-IH”) are referred to the announcement dated 23 May 2019 concerning ZCCM-IH filing a petition in the High Court of Zambia for the winding up of Konkola Copper Mines PLC (“KCM”) on 21 May 2019 (the “Petition”) and the appointment by the Court of Mr. Milingo Lungu as provisional […]

Retail, ZAFFICOMarch 23, 2022

Mundia Mundia Appointed ZAFFICO Boss
In compliance with Section 3.59 of the Lusaka Securities Exchange Listing Rules (“LuSE Rules”), ZAFFICO PLC is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Mundia Mundia to its Board of Directors. Mr. Mundia will serve as Managing Director effective 14th March, 2022.       Mr. Mundia is a senior executive with over 20 years’ […]