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Zambia Covid-19 Statistical Update


Covid-19 update in Zambia as of 1st February, 2021.

Local News

ZAMRA recalls 19 more honeybee products, including defective pregnancy test kits.

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Economy and Business news

Inflation soars to 21.5%. Read more.

LS-MFEZ eyes $150 million investment. Read more.

Zambia skips eurobond interest payment again. Read more.

Exports, imports raken in K241bn. Read more.

Increased load shedding will persist throughout Q1 – Zesco. Read more.

Mining News

Copper export earnings hit K12 billion. Read more.

Glencore will benefit more than ZCCM-IH in the Mopani deal  – CTPD. Read more.

African news

South Africa gets its first batch of COVID-19 vaccines. Read more.

Trail finds South African Coronavirus poses reinfection risks. Read more.

International news

BioNTech promises 75 million additional vaccine doses for the EU. Read more.

Myanmar Coup: What we know about Aung Sun Suu Kyi’s detention . Read more.

Moderna could boost vaccine supply by adding doses to vials. Read more.