Posts Tagged ‘Zambia’

Zambia may scrap Zamtel's sale to Libyan firm

18.November.2011 · Posted in business

LUSAKA, Nov 17 – Zambia’s cabinet may reverse the sale of its fixed-line phone operator Zamtel to Libya’s LAP Green Networks after a commission of inquiry found that it was illegally sold, President Michael Sata said on Thursday. ...

LUSAKA, Nov 17 – Zambia’s cabinet may reverse the sale of its fixed-line phone operator Zamtel to Libya’s LAP Green Networks after a commission of inquiry found that it was illegally sold, President Michael Sata said on Thursday. (more…)

Zambia

17.January.2009 · Posted in African countries

Full Name Republic of Zambia Capital Lusaka Form of Government Republic Date of Independence 24 October, 1954 Date of Entry into the UN Total Area 752,618 km2 (39th)290,587 sq mi Total Population (2007 estimate) 11,668,000 (71st) Time Zone CAT (UTC+2) Currency Zambian Kwacha GDP (Nominal, 2007 estimate) $11.411 billion GDP Per Capita $938 Human Development ...

Full Name Republic of Zambia
Capital Lusaka
Form of Government Republic
Date of Independence 24 October, 1954
Date of Entry into the UN
Total Area 752,618 km2 (39th)
290,587 sq mi
Total Population (2007 estimate) 11,668,000 (71st)
Time Zone CAT (UTC+2)
Currency Zambian Kwacha
GDP (Nominal, 2007 estimate) $11.411 billion
GDP Per Capita $938
Human Development Index .434
Languages English, Nyanja, Bemba, Lunda, Tonga,
Lozi, Luvale, Kaonde
Ethnic Groups
Religions 83.9% Christianity, 12.1% Islam
Principal Cities
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Tv station ZNBC