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Posts published in “Day: January 3, 2012

Coach Renard Pleased With Chipolopolo Progress

CAF (Giza)-The Zambia football team coach Herve Renard seems happy with the way his side's preparations for the 28th Orange Africa Cup of Nations finals are going at their training camp in South Africa.

Mulobezi Residents Cry for District Status

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-RESIDENTS of Mulobezi in Western Province have asked the Government to consider upgrading Mulobezi into a district because of its economic potential.

Media Challenged to Cover Developmental Issues

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-CENTRAL Province Minister Philip Kosamu has challenged the media to play a key role in highlighting developmental programmes Government is undertaking in various sectors of the economy.

Diarrhoea Second Leading Cause of Death

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-DIARRHOEA is a known second leading cause of death in children under five-years-old of age worldwide, Zambia inclusive.

Minister Accused of Shielding ECZ Senior Official

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-EXAMINATIONS Council of Zambia (ECZ) workers have accused Education Minister John Phiri of shielding a named senior official that has been linked to fraudulent activities.

Benefits of Home-Based Care to Families

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-HOME-Based Care (HBC) has been and will continue to be an integral part of care given at community and household level because the patient remains part of our homes as brothers, sisters, parents and own children.

Healthy Community – Key to House-Hold Development

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-THE Government has continued to recognise that having a healthy community is not only key to household development, but also contributes to the socio-economic development of the nation.

Chipata Councillors Back Banned Town Clerk

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-COUNCILLORS at Chipata Municipal Council have unanimously resolved to rally behind their suspended Town Clerk Golden Banda and director of finance Julius Banda.

Global Health Corps to Expand

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-GLOBAL Health Corps, an organisation that provides fellowship opportunities for emerging leaders, will be expanding to Zambia next year with the aim of building the movement of health equity.

Town Clerk Warns Bar, Nightclub Owners

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-MANSA Municipal council Town Clerk Mukamambo Mbaimbai has warned bars and nightclub owners to desist from admitting under-age patrons or have their licences and business permits revoked.

Cervical Cancer – ‘Fighting a Battle We Can Win’

RNW Africa (Hilversum)-Cervical cancer is an aggressive disease which affects millions of Zambian women each year. But it is quickly being brought under control thanks to new vaccinations, screening programmes and possibly even George Bush.

High Court Upholds Lawyer’s Jail Sentence

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-THE Lusaka High Court has upheld a nine-months jail sentence slapped on a Kabwe Lawyer, Mulenga Hubert Chintu and his co-accused, after the judge dismissed the duo's appeal.

Kabwe Receives K80 Billion FRA Maize Payments

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-THE Government has to date paid more than K80 billion to Kabwe District alone in Central Province towards paying of farmers who sold maize to the Food Reserve Agency (FRA).

Winner’s Chapel Congregants Stage Demo Over Pastors Permit

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-TEMPERS flared and confusion reigned yesterday at Winner's Chapel in Lusaka's Libala Township when placard-carrying congregants demonstrated against the Immigration Department's refusal to renew the work permit for Victor Femi A...

Inspector General Promises Better Service This Year

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-INSPECTOR General of Police Martin Malama has said the Police Service will be re-energised to provide quality service to members of the public in 2012 .

MMD MPs in Government Face Dismissal

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-THE MMD has warned of disciplinary action against Members of Parliament (MPs) who have been appointed deputy ministers by the ruling Patriotic Front (PF).

2011 Was Successful Year – Coaches Body

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-THE Zambia Football Coaches Association (ZAFCA) has described 2011 as a largely successful year but that a lot more should be done this year, reaching out to more coaches in the countryside.

Lubinda Advises Malawian Counterpart

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-INFORMATION, Broadcasting and Tourism Minister Given Lubinda has advised his Malawian counterpart Patricia Kalyati not to be mischievous over President Michael Sata's decision to forgive that country's President Bingu Wa Muthari...

Beyani Ready to Give Advice On Constitution

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-LONDON School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) senior lecturer Chaloka Beyani has said he is willing to provide advice to the Annel Silungwe-led technical committee drafting the new Constitution.