IMF reaches agreement with Zambia

Concluding a deal with the IMF was a key priority of Hakainde Hichilema, the businessman-turned president who won July elections with a landslide victory.
Jo-Mare Duddy Booysen
Lusaka - IMF staff on Friday reached an agreement with Zambia on a US$1.4 billion, three-year aid programme that they said would be based on a package of "bold" economic policies i ...