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  1. Zambian Company Seeking $1.9 Billion for Sewage Upgrade

    9 Jul 2013- 09:38 by Local Press Report LUSAKA Times of Zambia The Lusaka Water and Sewerage Company (LWSC) requires about US$1.9 billion over the next 25 years to rehabilitate the sewerage facilities and improve sanitation in the city. LWSC managing dire ...

    Local Press Report - 07/09/2013 - 09:38

  2. Zambian Government Fires Utility Management for Poor Performance

    The Zambian government has fired the entire management staff of the Chambeshi Water and Sewerage Company, which provides water supply and sanitation services to Northern and Muchinga provinces. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/08/2013 - 09:22

  3. Zambia, Angola Square Off Over Kuando River Oil Reserves

    Tensions are escalating between Zambia and Angola over Kuando River, which acts as a boundary between the two southern African countries. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/06/2012 - 09:59

  4. Zambia Signs $150 Million Deal With Chinese Firm for Bulk Water Project

    The Zambian government this week signed a $150 million USD contract with the China Civil Engineering Construction Corporationfor the Kafue bulk water supply project. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/01/2012 - 10:02

  5. Zambia Launches $63 Million USD Water Project

    29 May 2012- 07:47 by Local Press Report lusaKa Times of Zambia The Zambian government yesterday launched the $63 million USD Nkana Water Supply and Sanitation Project in Kitwe with a directive to all councils to demolish illegal structures countrywide. L ...

    Local Press Report - 05/29/2012 - 12:12

  6. US Lends $355 Million USD to Zambia for Lusaka Infrastructure

    30 Apr 2012- 09:44 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia The U.S. government, through the Millennium Challenge Corporation, will lend Zambia $354.8 million USD to upgrade water and sanitation services in Lusaka province, under a compact deal to be sig ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/26/2013 - 16:00

  7. Sata Government Pledges to Build Dams, Water-Harvesting Technology

    8 Nov 2011- 13:15 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia Zambia’s new President Michael Sata says his government will invest in construction of more dams and water-harvesting technologies to increase food security in the country. Sata made the announce ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:38

  8. Zambian Government Releases Funds for Mulonga Water and Sewerage Co.

    22 Aug 2011- 13:54 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia The Zambian government has released $1.7 million USD to the Mulonga Water and Sewerage Company (MWSC) for infrastructure development in Chingola and Mufulira districts, MWSC Managing Director Ma ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:47

  9. Zambian Water Utilities Instructed to Inspect Toilet Construction

    8 Aug 2011- 18:29 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia The Zambian government has directed local authorities and water utilities throughout the country to inspect toilet construction and provide guidance on suitable technologies to promote public hea ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:49

  10. Zambia Spends $8 Million USD to Help Water Companies Improve Services

    23 May 2011- 13:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia The Zambian government has released over $8 million USD to various water companies around the country to improve water supply and sanitation services.  The water projects have been initiated by ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 14:58

  11. Zambia Calls for Greater Cooperation Over Zambezi River Basin

    21 Feb 2011- 14:43 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia The Zambian government has called for closer cooperation among countries that share the Zambezi River Basin for efficient water use. Southern Province Permanent Secretary Gladys Kristafor said t ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2013 - 16:43

  12. Zambia Builds Water Treatment Plant in Chongwe

    31 Jan 2011- 00:00 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia The Zambian government has spent $1.4 million USD for construction of a  compact water treatment plant in Chongwe district, a rural outpost about 40 kilometers east of  Lusaka, Zambia’s capital. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 15:15

  13. NWASCO Approves New Water Tariffs for Zambian Utilities

    10 Jan 2011- 13:26 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia LUSAKA, Zambia (OOSKAnews)-- Zambia’s water sector regulator, the National Water and Sanitation Council (NWASCO), has approved new tariffs for six of the 11 utilities under its umbrella. The new ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/15/2012 - 15:18

  14. Watchdog Group Says Fine for Kafue River Contamination Is Not Enough

    13 Dec 2010- 14:27 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia The Southern Africa Resource Watch (SARW), an NGO focused on natural resources extraction, says the 21 million kwacha ($4,400 USD) fine imposed by the Zambian courts on Vedanta Resources Pic sub ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 04:00

  15. Zambian Budget Allocated $117.5 Million USD for Water

    18 Oct 2010- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia The Zambian government allocated $117.5 million USD in the 2011 national budget for provision of safe drinking water. Zambian Minister of Finance and National Planning Situmbeko Musokotwane told ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 03:00