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  1. Zambian Government Signs Deal With Donors for Rural Water, Sanitation

    9 Nov 2008- 19:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia I he Zambian government has signed a memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with four donor countries and the World Bank for the National Rural Water Supply and Sanitation Program. The four donor coun ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 05:00

  2. Denmark Supports Zambian Borehole Project

    29 Sep 2008- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia With assistance from the Danish government, the Zambian government will drill 785 boreholes in 12 districts of the country before the onset of the rainy season to protect people from water-borne ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 05:00

  3. Zambian Government to Build More Dams

    15 Sep 2008- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia The Zambian government has announced it will source more money for construction of dams for irrigation in order to increase food production and food security in the country. Acting Zambian Presi ...

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

  4. Zambia Asks AfDB to Study Nkana Utility Services

    25 Aug 2008- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia The Zambian government has invited the African Development Bank (AfDB) to carry out analysis on the services of Nkana Water and Sewerage Company for possible financing of infrastructure developm ...

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

  5. Zambia to Drill, Repair 10,000 Boreholes

    25 Aug 2008- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia The Zambian government has announced it will spend about $270 million USD to drill and rehabilitate 10, 000 boreholes across the country. The Ministry of Local Government and Housing will carry ...

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

  6. Zambia Raises $6 Million USD for Supply, Sanitation

    28 Jul 2008- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia The Zambian government and two donor financing institutions have raised over $6 million USD for the improvement of water supply and sanitation projects in urban and peri-urban areas in the count ...

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

  7. Zambia Ends Blacklist of Chinese Firm

    7 Jul 2008- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia The Zambian government has removed a Chinese construction company from a list of blacklisted companies. This action opens the door for the company to receive future water contracts from the gover ...

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

  8. Zambian Government Owes $1 Million USD in Unpaid Water Bills

    30 Jun 2008- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia T he Zambian government owes two water utility companies over $1.1 million USD in unsettled water bills. The Lukanga Water and Sewerage Company and the Kafubu Water and Sewerage Company both bla ...

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

  9. Zambia Fails to Release Irrigation Funds

    9 Jun 2008- 14:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia The Zambian government has failed to release $ 11 million USD in irrigation funds set aside for construction of dams and canals and for water pumps in order to boost agriculture production in the ...

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

  10. Zambian Government Blacklists China-Geo Enginering

    31 Mar 2008- 21:36 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia — Beijing-based China-Geo Engineering Corporation has been blacklisted by Zambian president Levy Mwanawasa for alleged fraudulent activities and failing to complete government water projects. Th ...

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

  11. Lusaka Utility to Take Over Provincial Services

    4 Feb 2008- 09:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia — Zambia's Minister of Local Government and Housing Sylvia Masebo has transformed the Lusaka Water and Sewerage Company into a provincial water utility company in a bid service as many peopl ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 16:00

  12. AfDB Withholds $2.6 Million for Zambia Water Project

    20 Jan 2008- 23:05 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia — The African Development Bank (AfDB) is withholding $2.6 million USD for one of the biggest water projects in Zambia, due to the government's failure to settle outstanding bills owed to th ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 16:00

  13. $3 Million USD for Kafubu Water and Sewerage Company

    13 Jan 2008- 22:28 by OOSKAnews Correspondent lusaKa, Zambia — The Kafubu Water and Sewerage Company has received $3 million USD to upgrade water infrastructure in the copper belt province, in a bid to tackle persistent water shortages in many towns. The ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/14/2011 - 16:00