Zambia National Farmers’ Union (ZNFU) media and public relations manager Calvin Kaleyi has backed government’s move to export maize to the Democratic Republic of Congo, describing it as a positive development. In an interview with News Diggers! Monday, Kaleyi said the Congolese needed Zambian commodities and, in return, Zambia needed the DRC’s money. According to Agriculture Minister Michael Katambo, government is finalizing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) for exports of maize and other crops. “It is a very good move. It is a very positive development. This is what we have been waiting for because if you look at the agricultural commodities that are being sold to Congo and the amount of trade…...

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