The 13th Lusaka Motor Show is thrilled to announce Official Partner, CASTROL through Dana Oil Corporation who is the sole official distributor of CASTROL products in Zambia.
“As CASTROL in Zambia, Dana Oil is elated to come on board as the Official Partner for Zambia’s Biggest Motor Show. CASTROL’s and Dana Oil’s commitment to innovation and excellence aligns seamlessly with the mission of the Motor Show, making us the ideal partner.” said Lwipa Nama Head of Marketing Dana Oil Corporation | CASTROL in Zambia.
She further added “Both entities share a common focus of fostering automotive excellence, showcasing cutting edge technologies, fostering a culture performance and breaking boundaries. Together, we are geared up to deliver an unforgettable event to all motor enthusiasts”
The stage is set for an automotive extravaganza like no other as the 13th Lusaka Motor Show gears up to roll into town on the 6th, 7th, and 8th of October 2023 at the East Park Mall Piazza. This year’s edition promises to be bigger and better than ever, with 75+ renowned brands confirming their participation in Zambia’s Biggest Motor Show.
The star-studded lineup of automotive giants at the Lusaka Motor Show includes heavyweights like Castrol ,Toyota Zambia, Nissan, Hyundai, Kal Tire, Ford, Autoworld, Exide Batteries, Tata Motors, Volvo, Faw, Kia, Selected Supplies, CAMCO, Honda Zambia, Ashok Leyland and many more. It’s a rare chance to explore the latest innovations and breakthroughs from the industry’s leading players.
Insurance giants like Professional Insurance and leasing providers like Indo Zambia Bank, LOLC Finance will also be on hand to offer their expertise and solutions, making this motor show not only a showcase of vehicles but a comprehensive hub for all your motoring needs.
From the latest cars, trucks, buses, bikes, boats, and batteries to tires, spares, tracking facilities, lubricants, leasing options, road safety innovations, and insurance providers, the Lusaka Motor Show is your one-stop destination for all things motoring. As the management aptly puts it, “There will be the best deals on the best brands,” and the deals are set to dazzle.
It’s an opportunity for the entire nation to benefit from unbeatable offers and drive home their dream vehicles at remarkable deals.
But that’s not all! The event goes beyond modern marvels by taking you on a journey through time with a display of vintage classics dating back to the 1960s. It’s a nostalgic ride down memory lane that every car enthusiast and history buff won’t want to miss.
Mark your calendars, set your sights on East Park Mall Piazza, and prepare for an automotive extravaganza like no other. With 75+ brands in attendance and jaw-dropping deals on the table, the 13th Lusaka Motor Show is ready to redefine your motoring dreams. Don’t miss the ride of a lifetime!
MultiChoice launches GOtv Stream in Zambia. A new way to experience the best of sports and entertainment!
NO stranger to bringing entertainment into homes across the nation, MultiChoice is expanding its online offering, by introducing GOtv Stream to GOtv customers across Zambia.
“It is no secret that more and more people are leaning toward streaming services to experience uninterrupted entertainment that’s uninhibited by infomercials and ads. GOtv Stream is just another way MultiChoice Zambia is continuing our trend of upward innovation, as we strive to evolve with our audiences and their viewing needs.”, says Leah Kooma, Managing Director, MultiChoice Zambia
MultiChoice and DStv have already made their presence in the digital space with their online platform – DStv Stream, and now GOtv customers can enjoy the same user-friendly, and personalized streaming at their fingertips. The new feature allows viewers to seamlessly watch their favourite programmes and other content on electronic devices, keeping them connected at any time and from anywhere.
Ms Kooma reiterates that, “You may recall, GOtv was officially launched in Zambia on 5th September 2011, and now with the introduction of GOtv Stream customers will enjoy a great online service. What drives innovation for us, is providing our customers with the content they love, in the way that best suits them. As the home of the best sports and entertainment we will continue to deliver unrivalled value and choice for our customers”.
She adds: “GOtv Stream is an online service that will allow all GOtv customers take a subscription and enjoy our content anywhere and at any time. The launch of GOtv will allow us to expand our online offering and bring more great entertainment closure to the customers”.
Some of the functionality available are; Live TV, TV guide, CatchUp, use on up to four devices, downloading content to devices, and Live Chat. All paid up GOtv customers, with an internet connection can download and use GOtv Stream for free – available on Google Play Store or the Apple App Store.
(Mwebantu, Saturday, 2nd December, 2023)
Government secures an equity partner for Mopani Copper Mines
FOLLOWING the ongoing negotiations to revamp operations at Mopani Copper Mines on the Copperbelt, Government has finally secured an equity partner.
The Equity partner being International Resources Holdings (IRH) an affiliate of Abu Dhabi Conglomerate International holding was selected after an extensive process.
The process was undertaken by ZCCM-IH, together with Rose Child and Company, a company based in South Africa.
In carrying out the process of revamping the mine, which started last year in June, the process focussed on assessing Mopani’s balance sheet due to high level indebtedness and also finding a suitable partner for sustainable development.
Announcing the development, Mines and Minerals Development Minister Paul Kabuswe said the selection of an equity partner will help restore life back into Mopani.
“I wish to announce and I am so glad and exited to announce that after extensive and thorough process, Government through the directors of ZCCM-IH have appointed a strategic equity partner for Mopani. The preferred partner selected is International Resource Holding Limited an affiliate of Abu Dhabi Conglomerate International holding company,” he said.
He said the partner selected is expected to inject funds into Mopani to stabilise short term work requirements, completion of the mine projects and unlock its potential.
Mr Kabuswe also stated that the equity partner will also reset the existing relationship with Glencore.
He further added that other details of the development at Mopani will be announced in due course when signing of the deal is being made.
(Mwebantu, Friday, 1st December, 2023)
Over 30 people trapped after a mine accident in Chingola
MORE than 30 people are believed to be trapped in an open pit mine in Chingola district on the Copperbelt after a mining accident.
Minister of Home Affairs and Internal Security Jack Mwiimbu said the affected are trapped as a result of earth collapsing and has since asked the nation at large to put the affected in prayer.
Mr Mwiimbu speaking in Parliament said more than 30 people are trapped and the rescue team is on site
“May I just inform the nation that we have a tragedy that is brewing in Chingola where a number of our people have been affected by a collapse of the open pit in Chingola. We have more than 30 people under the rubble and we are struggling to retrieve them. We would like to ask all of us to put our citizens in prayer,” he said.
(Mwebantu, Friday, 1st December, 2023)