Kitwe


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.
Related to Kitwe: Ndola

Kitwe

(kē`twā), city (1990 est. pop. 338,200), N central Zambia, near the Congo; founded 1936. It is the main commercial and industrial center of the CopperbeltCopperbelt,
mining region, N central Zambia, central Africa. A natural extension of the mineral-rich region of SE Congo, the Copperbelt is one of the richest sources of copper in the world. Cobalt, selenium, silver, and gold are also produced.
..... Click the link for more information.
. Copper is mined, and food products, clothing, and plastics are manufactured there. The Zambia Institute of Technology is in Kitwe.

Kitwe

a city in N Zambia: commercial centre of the Copper Belt. Pop.: 545 000 (2005 est.)
Mentioned in ?
References in periodicals archive ?
Chishimba's view in Kitwe is shared by Mushula, hundreds of kilometers away in the capital Lusaka.
It is about encouraging people to seek help and speaking to them about the quality service we have created at Kitwe.
And each year staff from Gos forth visit Kitwe, while a Zambian colleague makes the return jour ney.
Most recently I returned to Kitwe, a large city in Zambia, on a hospital-based programme and I wasn't at all surprised to find out they no longer needed me
It also has internal demand for leaching at both Kitwe and Mufulira.
Kaunda informed that the operations on the inter-mine railway link, running from KCM's Konkola mine in Chililabombwe to the main railway network through Kitwe would resume in August.
Zamtel, an operator that is fully owned by the Zambian government, said that it had launched an LTE service in the city of Kitwe.
Chief Emeka Anyaoku, former Commonwealth secretary-general and Professor Naison Ngoma, director of the Dag Hammarskjold Institute for Peace and Conflict Studies at the Copperbelt University in Kitwe, Zambia.
In Zambia from 1973 to 19761 served as deputy director and dean of studies of Mindolo Ecumenical Center in Kitwe.
He joined prestigious club Kitwe United in 1965, and three years later was crowned Footballer of the Year after scoring 81 goals in one year, according to football researcher Jerry Muchimba.
Accrochee (2-2) il ya quinze jours a l'Arthur Davies Stadium de Kitwe, la Zambie n'a pas survecu, vendredi 5 octobre, a l'epreuve du Mali lors du match retour du dernier tour des eliminatoires de la CAN U20.