Barclays Bank Zambia, in partnership with the Lusaka Fitness Squad and Zambia Amateur Athletics Association (ZAAA), has launched the inaugural Absa Marathon aimed at improving wellness and fitness among citizens. The bank has pumped in K450, 000 for the marathon scheduled for November 30, 2019, in Lusaka. A K100, 000 has been reserved the organisation of the event and awards for the winners. Speaking during the launch, Barclays Bank Zambia managing director Mizinga Melu said the marathon, which would be an annual event going forward, is meant to support communities the bank operates in by encouraging fitness and wellness for all citizens. “This partnership with LFS and ZAAA illustrates our commitment to supporting the communities we operate in by encouraging…...

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