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Posts published in September 2007

Levy Graces Reed Dance Ceremony

President Mwanawasa yesterday joined King Mswati III in gracing the popular traditional, Reed Dance ceremony, in Swaziland which was attended by thousands of local people…

Five Traditional Counsellors Open Defence

Five Lusaka women who allegedly killed a 17-year-old girl after performing a traditional marriage counselling yesterday opened their defence before Lusaka High Court Judge, Marvin…

Ex-ZPA Chairperson Testifies in Kaunda’s Case

Former Zambia Privatisation Agency (ZPA) board chairman, Abel Mkandawire, yesterday testified in the case in which former Zambia Consolidated Copper Mines (ZCCM) chairman, Francis Kaunda,…

Zambian copper mine annual output 25,000 Tonnes

Preliminary results suggest Canada-based TEAL Exploration & Mining Inc. could produce 25,000 tonnes of contained copper per year at its project in Zambia, a senior…

How PDAs Are Saving Lives in Zambia

The vaccination assessment team from the capital city of Lusaka listens intently as a village official describes local participation in the recent measles vaccination campaign.…

Zambian Government turns down US base

The Zambian government has turned down a request by the United States to establish a military base in the South African country."As Zambia, we will…

Herbalife Family Foundation Opens Program in Zambia

The Sara Rose Children Foundation, Inc. received a grant from Herbalife Family Foundation's Casa Herbalife program to improve its ability to serve healthier food to…

Zambian fells Goliath

Amon Simutowe has become the first Black African to qualify for the Grandmaster title after victory at the Euwe Stimulans tournament recently completed at Arnhem.…

Regina Chiluba rearrested on theft charges

The wife of Zambia's ex-president Frederick Chiluba was rearrested Monday and charged with receiving property and funds allegedly stolen by her husband only days after…

Efforts to Halt the Strangulation of Kafue

The World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), an international conservation organisation, has launched an initiative to protect Zambia's Kafue River from pollution: the 'Save the…

Zambia mourns Chaswe Nsofwa

Chaswe Nsofwa died in an Israeli hospital on Wednesday minutes after collapsing during a training session with his second division side Hapoel Beersheba. It is…

The Gift of Perspective

Helen Keller once said "The most pathetic person in the world is someone who has sight, but has no vision." I have been guilty of…

Ron Dube goes on volunteer vacation

When Ron Dube retired after 40 years of teaching high school science, he decided to do something special for himself. "I found a book called…

Youngsters from Zambia

A Group of youngsters from Zambia has spent two weeks in Keynsham as part of a cultural exchange. The 15 visitors are from the Diocese…