LUSAKA, (Wednesday, 29th April, 2020)—-His Excellency Dr Edgar Chagwa Lungu, President of the Republic of Zambia Wednesday morning inspected the Food Reserve Agency (FRA) storage sheds in Lusaka’s industrial area. During the inspection, the President said Government will buy more than one million metric tonnes of Maize for strategic reserves during this year’s maize marketing […]

FRA donates tricycle to Emedi Siame

The Food Reserve Agency has responded to the needs of Emedi Siame a seasonal employee of FRA by donating a tricycle and accessories worth K5000.00. Mr Siame, a Stitcher based in Nakonde district at Makunga depot has challenges with mobility. The Board Vice Chairperson Mrs Dora Mutakwa Phiri and Board member Mr Shadreck Mungalaba made […]

Deputy Board chairperson stirs staff to innovate

FRA staff recently experienced an aura of gospel sermon when the deputy board chairperson Mrs. Dora Mutakwa Phiri and Pastor Cholwe Cholwe took the 2019 FRA Planning and Budget session by storm. This was recently at Lusaka’s Cresta Golfview hotel.  Coincidentally both speakers reminded senior staff present that FRA needed to do more so that […]

Director Mukubesa leaves FRA Board

FRA Board member director Mwaka Mukubesa has left the Agency. Mrs. Mukubesa served the Agency from 2013.During her stint she was once chairperson of the Finance Committee and member of the Food Reserve and Property Committee.  Mrs. Mukubesa served on the FRA Board as a representative of the Ministry of Finance (MoF) from the directorate […]

FRA prevents hunger on the Copperbelt

Going by its usual bestself FRA has quickly averted looming hunger on the Copperbelt province by offloading over 30,000 mt of maize to CB based millers. The intervention by FRA was prompted by a request by Government through CB Province Minister Hon. Japhen Mwakalombe.   At a recent press briefing held at the FRA headquarters […]