STEVEN MVULA, Lusaka
THE World bank has set aside US$150 million as agriculture sector budget support to Zambia to be provided over a period of three years, Ministry of Finance permanent secretary Mukuli Chikuba has disclosed.
Mr Chikuba says the International Monetary Fund (IMF) has also pledged US$1.3 billion balance of payment support to Zambia.
This is according to a statement released by first secretary for press and public relations at the embassy of Zambia to the United States Cosmas Chileshe.
“Government has requested the World Bank to front-load the funding of the budget support to http://epaper.daily-mail.co.zm/