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Posts published in “Day: January 12, 2012

Angola and Zambia Both Draw Their Preparation Games

CAF (Giza)-Orange Africa Cup of Nations bound Angola were held to a 0-0 draw by a second-string Nigeria side in Abuja while in Johannesburg another Orange CAN 2012 finalist Zambia were also held to a 1-1 by a makeshift South Africa team.

12 Ethiopians Plead Guilty to Illegal Entry

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-TWELVE Ethiopians yesterday pleaded guilty before a Lusaka m agistrate's court to consenting to be smuggled into Zambia.

ZICTA Warns Airtel Over Customer Care Number

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-The Zambia Information and Communications Technology Authority (ZICTA) has directed Airtel Zambia to immediately stop blocking numbers that contact the call centre more than three times, failure to which stern action will be tak...

Lessons to Draw From Kafue Steel Plant Blast

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-IN response to an article by this writer published in the Times of Zambia, titled 'Will Kafue Steel Plant comply with ECZ standards' about six years ago ( September 10, 2005), Universal Mining's Julius Kaoma said, "Bwana Nsama, ...

Mumbwa School Infrastructure Crumbles

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-INFRASTRUCTURE at Mumbwa High School, which was built in 1966 is on the verge of collapse because classrooms and dormitories have developed deep cracks threatening lives of both pupils and teachers.

ZAMBEEF Pumps K13 Billion in Palm Plantation

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-ZAMBEEF Products Plc has pumped more than K13 billion into the Palm plantation pilot project in Mpika to develop a raw material base for its palm oil requirements and cut down on imports.

Kunda Panicking, Says Scott

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-VICE-PRESIDENT Guy Scott has said his predecessor George Kunda and former minister of Finance Situmbeko Musokotwane are allegedly panicking over the intensified fight against corruption.

Man Gets 10 Years for Trafficking in Cannabis

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-A THIRTY-TWO-YEAR old man has been jailed for 10 years with hard labour by the Ndola High Court for trafficking in marijuana.

ZCCM-IH Seeks More Shares in Kariba Minerals

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-ZAMBIA Consolidated Copper Mines-Investment Holdings (ZCCM-IH) is discussing with stakeholders to buy 50 per cent shares in Kariba Minerals, the country's largest amethyst producer.

DFID Spends K152 Billion On Rural Sanitation

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-THE United Kingdom (UK)'s Department for International Development (DFID) is supporting the United Nations Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) in Zambia with a contribution of K152 billion (£19 million) for more than a period of...

Mupambe Residents Sue Over Typhoid

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-RESIDENTS of Mupambe Township in Mufulira have sued Mulonga Water and Sewerage Company (MWSC) for allegedly supplying contaminated water.

MMD Convention Peparations On Course

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-MMD deputy national treasurer Mwansa Mbulakulima has said preparations for the national convention are on course and urged members to remain united.

State Loses Millions in Illegal Mansa Mining

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-THE Government is losing millions of Kwacha in revenue per annum through illegal manganese mining in Mansa, Luapula Province, Town Clerk Brighton Mbaimbai has disclosed.

Sakeni Counsels Security Officers

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-HOME Affairs Minister Kennedy Sakeni has called on security personnel to adapt to modern ways of combating crime in the new political dispensation.

We ‘Re Ready for You, Malila Tells Kunda

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-ATTORNEY-GENERAL, Mumba Malila, has said his office is ready to take on MMD chairperson for legal affairs George Kunda should he petition the appointment of Vice-President, Guy Scott in the High Court.

UPND Has Bright Future – Hakainde Hichilema

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-UNITED Party for National Development (UPND) president Hakainde Hichilema has said his party has a bright future out of the other major political parties in Zambia despite losing last year's tripartite elections.

I’ve Malawian Roots – Kunda…but Am a Citizen

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-FORMER Vice-President, George Kunda, who on Tuesday questioned the suitability of Vice-President, Guy Scott to hold the office, has himself admitted that he has Malawian roots.

Kunda’s Racist View On Guy Scott

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-THE admission by former vice-president and Justice minister George Kunda that he has Malawian roots, and yet the same man can seek to challenge the legality of the appointment of the incumbent Vice-President Dr Guy Scott, raises...

Dangerous Driver Owns Up At Chipata Police

Times of Zambia (Ndola)-A DRIVER who was involved in a road traffic accident which claimed five lives last Friday, has handed himself to the police in Chipata.