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    Sep 18th, 2015

    The African Development Bank -ADB- says growing the cashew nut business in Western province will be a huge step towards promoting economic diversification.ADB Country Programms Officer For Zambia, Botswana and Malawi, Philip Boahen says the financial institution, will not only support the growing but the processing of the cashew nuts as well.Mr. Boahen has further explained that the business is expected to create jobs for a number of people.He has added that it is gratifying that Minister of Finance, Alexander Chikwanda wants the project to succeed at all cost.Meanwhile, Mr. Boahen says the ADB is also working on a project to provide clean water to people in the rural parts of Western Province.He said this when he featured on TV 2′s News and Current Affairs segment of the Morning Live Programme.