StrategyMay 11, 2022

How African Artisanal Mining Can Flourish in Light of High Commodity Prices
Zambia’s Chamber of Mines President has indicated that artisanal mining has positive prospects of development within the southern African region.   Speaking during a question-and-answer session at the ongoing Cape Town Mining Indaba, the mining association boss indicated that with the recent surge in global commodity prices with copper in the 10,000-US dollar range presented […]

StrategyMay 11, 2022

WHAT CAN CORPORATIONS DO ABOUT CLIMATE CHANGE?
Climate change is one, if not the biggest impacts we’ve had particularly since the industrial revolution, and this is very much apparent in our day to day lives. From the receding of the glaciers in Antarctica, to drastic changes in weather patterns across the globe, and this keeps getting worse by the decade. Apparently, corporations […]

Economy, StrategyMay 10, 2022

Beneficiation Key to Successful Mining in Africa
The buzz word at the 2022 edition of Cape Town South Africa’s Mining Indaba is Beneficiation. Beneficiation, or value-added processing, involves the transformation of a primary material (produced by mining and extraction processes) to a more finished product, which has a higher export sales value. All the three heads of state that have spoken at the […]

StrategyMay 6, 2022

Impact Investment Opportunities with DFCD
Are you a company, project developer, consultant, or NGO working on developing a bankable climate project in Zambia? And are you looking for an investment partner that can help you scale-up your business? The Dutch Fund for Climate and Development (DFCD) is looking to invest in scalable climate solutions in Zambia and is looking for […]

Economy, StrategyMay 5, 2022

WWF/MTN Foundation Zambia launch Innovation Challenge
“Innovations are actualized when there are crises. All these renowned scientists, Sir Newton, are famous now and came up with innovations to answer to the challenges of the time,” the Minister of Green Economy and Environment, Hon. Collins Nzovu during his speech at the official launch of the “Inno Challenge” on 4th May, 2022 held […]

StrategyMay 4, 2022

SPEECH DELIVERED BY COUNTRY DIRECTOR WWF ZAMBIA AT THE INNO CHALLENGE BREAKFAST LAUNCH ORGANIZED BY WWF ZAMBIA AND MTN ZAMBIA FOUNDATION
It is with great pleasure I welcome you  all on behalf of WWF Zambia and MTN Zambia foundation to the official launch of the WWF Zambia and MTN Zambia foundation green economy  innovation challenge exactly   eight months after we agreed to develop and implement this initiative together. (Inno challenge). Ladies and gentlemen, You will recall […]

StrategyMarch 21, 2022

Towani Beauty Banks on Innovation
–Article written by Buumba Chimbul Banking on innovation and strategically positioning the business on the market, Towani Beauty Products sees itself dominating the cosmetic industry in Zambia. Producing skin care products which do not harm the skin, the company believes that the Zambian cosmetic industry has spontaneous potential to grow. The cosmetic industry is a […]

StrategyMarch 2, 2022

THE IMPACT OF TECHNOLOGY AND COVID – 19 ON FUTURE EMPLOYMENT
If you had gone to a factory in 1980, and went to the same factory in 2022, you probably might not see as many people there as you would have seen back in the 80’s. Chances are excellent you’ll probably see more machines and robots on the assembly line. This speaks volumes as to how […]

StrategyFebruary 2, 2022

Corporate Governance: Considerations during COVID – 19
The purpose of organisations to a very large degree is to create value, and this is achieved through the strength of the organisation’s business model. Whereas, on the other hand, the purpose of governance is to ensure that the value created by an organisation is not only protected in one respect; but is also safeguarded […]

StrategyJanuary 25, 2022

Engineer Linus Chanda Unveiled as Rural Electrification Authority Chief Executive
The Rural Electrification Authority has announced the appointment of former Engineering Institute of Zambia Registrar and Chief Executive Officer as its new CEO, according to a press release by the Authority. “The Board of Directors wishes to announce the appointment of Eng. Linus Chanda as Chief Executive Officer of the Rural Electrification Authority (REA)”, read […]