The battle to contain the deadly Ebola outbreak continued on Saturday with Nigeria appealing for volunteers to help halt the spread of the virus and Guinea shutting its land borders with two west African neighbours.
Metals and mining major Vedanta Resources, promoted by non-resident Indian Anil Agarwal, plans to invest $1.5 billion in Zambia to expand its production of copper cathodes to half a million tonnes by 2013.
Vice-President Hamid Ansari was
on Tuesday accorded a rousing welcome on his arrival here in the
Zambian capital as India sought to enhance bilateral ties and
explore investment opportunities in Africa.