Tags : Food Security

ADMARC IN THE RED; NO ENOUGH CASH TO PURCHASE MAIZE

By Wilson Allan Phiri Contrary to public expectations, it has emerged that the state produce trader ADMARC does not have enough cash to purchase maize from farmers. This has been revealed when officials from ADMARC and Ministry of Finance appeared before the Agriculture, Irrigation and Natural Resources and Climate Change cluster. According to ADMARC Acting […]Read More

FRAUDSTERS FIND THEIR WAY INTO AIP

By Emma Zawanda Government has uncovered a syndicate of beneficiaries sharing identity numbers in the One Hundred and Sixty Billion Kwacha Affordable Input Programme.  Minister of Agriculture Lobin Lowe made the revelation on Wednesday during a media briefing on the subsidy scheme. According to Lowe, the anomaly was indentified after National Registration Bureau was tasked […]Read More