Kulamba Postponement False – Chief Chanje

  Chief Chanje of the Chewa people in Chipata district has dismissed rumors suggesting that the Kulamba Traditional Ceremony for 2017 has been postponed.   Speaking to Zanis in a telephone interview today, the traditional leader said this year's Kulamba Traditional Ceremony will take place on 26th August as scheduled.   He said preparations for

Zambia’s tourism marketed in Turkey

    The Zambian Mission in Turkey has started engaging municipalities in that country's tourism and historical region of Cappadocia to explore possibilities of twinning them with towns in Zambia's Northern Tourism Circuit.   The programme is aimed at enabling towns in Zambia's Northern Tourism Circuit and other areas with potential to unlock tourism

EUROPE HEATS UP

Parts of Europe are experiencing their most extreme heat in more than a decade as temperatures hit 44C (111F). Several countries have issued health warnings as this week's record-breaking weather conditions continue to affect swathes of the continent. Sweltering temperatures in Italy have sparked wildfires, and dozens of towns and cities are

Traditional ceremonies unites-Govt

    Minister of Home Affairs Stephen Kampyongo says traditional ceremonies play an important role in fostering unity in the country.   Mr. Kampyongo has stated that government will continue supporting traditional ceremonies in Zambia.   He says traditional ceremonies also play a major role in the tourism sector which has proved to be a way

Invest in tourism-Monde

    Former Minister of Fisheries and Livestock Greyford Monde has urged the business community to take advantage of government policies to invest in the tourism sector.   Mr. Monde says the agenda to diversify the economy cannot be left to government alone.   He says it is for this reason that he has invested in

Tourists in for Luapula Expo

    A contingent of Belgian tourists has arrived in the country on a robust mission to explore Luapula Province ahead of the Luapula Expo and Investment Conference.   Luapula Province Minister Nickson Chilangwa has met the tourists at Mambilima Falls one of the tourist sites to be visited during the Luapula Expo.   And Mr.

AGRICULTURE,TOURISM OUR PRIORITY

President Edgar Lungu says his administration has prioritised the development of the agriculture and tourism sectors in Dundumwezi constituency in Kalomo District - Southern Province.   President Lungu says the Itezhi-Tezhi-Dundumwezi-Kalomo road whose construction was commissioned yesterday will be a key driver in Dundumwezi's development.   He says a good road network will open