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Posts published in “Day: December 27, 2011

Revewing Labour Laws – Fulfilling a Promise to Workers

VOTERS in most growing democracies remain overwhelmingly convinced that most politicians do not keep their campaign promises once they are elected. They are convinced that the campaign promises are nothing but sweet words, politicians use to find their...

Chipolopolo Re-Group On Way to South Africa

ZAMBIA were yesterday expected to re-group in Lusaka ahead of today's departure for South Africa for the final phase of preparations for the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals.

Former Minister Konga’s Hotel Seized

LAW enforcement officers have seized a hotel in Lusaka belonging to former Energy minister Kenneth Konga in the on-going investigations involving former senior Government officials.

Musokotwane Should Have Declared Interest – Zulu

FORMER Finance minister Situmbeko Musokotwane should have declared interest in a transaction in which his company supplied blocks for construction of the Varun Beverages plant in Lusaka.

Sports Bodies Embrace Shamenda’s Stance

SOME sports stakeholders have welcomed Sports Minister Fackson Shamenda's call for sport associations to ensure only credible people are elected into office.

Pushing Up Frontiers of Agro Sector

THE development of agriculture is the desire of every Zambian, especially the Government leadership because the sector has the potential to create wealth and reduce poverty if fully exploited.

10 Die in Christmas Road Carnage

TEN people have died in 96 road traffic accidents during the festive season around the country.

Nyirenda Bounces Back At Zesco

WEDSON Nyirenda has sealed a deal to coach dethroned Premier Division champions Zesco United on a three-year contract, ending over a month of speculations.

Deportation of Citizens – FG Tackles Zambia

The federal government says it is using the appropriate diplomatic channels to avert a crisis, which may result between Nigeria and Zambia as a result of the "unfair" deportation of some Nigerians from the Southern African Country.

Local Soccer Players Disowned

ZESCO United players Arthur Kaseloki and Derek Kabwe, who reportedly signed for Zimbabwean side Dynamos, have been caught up in the contractual row between coach Calisto Pasuwa and the club executive.

CFZ Seeks Sponsors for Trials

THE Chess Federation of Zambia (CFZ) is scouting for sponsors to stage next year's trials to select a national team for the 2012 Olympiad in Istanbul, Turkey.

30 Road Accidents Mar Festive Season

ABOUT 30 road traffic accidents have been recorded countrywide in which two people died between Saturday and yesterday.

Ex-National Bank Chief Nods Gondwe’s Appointment

FORMER Bank of Zambia (BoZ) governor, Jacob Mwanza and other stakeholders in the economic sector have welcomed the appointment of Michael Gondwe as head of the central bank.

Power Leadership Works On Modalities to Motivate Team

POWER Dynamos chairperson Owen Silavwe says his executive committee is working on modalities to motivate the team to reach the group stages of the 2012 CAF African Champions League.