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Posts published in March 2012

Gates Pledges to Finance Malaria, HIV Fight

[Times of Zambia]

WORLD renowned Microsoft Corporation founder Bill Gates is visiting Zambia with a pledge to finance HIV, malaria and child vaccination programmes.

Sata Woos More Investors

[Times of Zambia]

PRESIDENT Michael Sata has continued attracting investment into Zambia with the latest assignment being an engagement with an Indian firm that has expressed interest to construct a specialist hospita...

Three Generals Nabbed

[Times of Zambia]

THREE former service chiefs from the Zambia Army, Zambia Air Force (ZAF) and Zambia National Service (ZNS) have been arrested for alleged theft of K1.5 billion.

Defilement Puzzle – Search for Solution Still On

[Times of Zambia]

THE dynamics of rampant child abuse cases occurring across the nation have become such a menace in that most of the perpetrators of the crime turn out to be close family members.

Warriors Official Back Kalusha

[Times of Zambia]

FORMER Kabwe Warriors technical committee chairperson, Mike Chirwa has advised delegates to this weekend's Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) elective Annual General Meeting (AGM) at Moba Hotel in ...

Elephant Mounts Pressure on Chingangu

[Times of Zambia]

MALAWIAN boxing champion Musa 'The Elephant' Ajibu has vowed to thump former African Boxing Union (ABU) boxing champion Joseph 'No pressure' Chingangu when the two meet in this Saturday's internation...

Decentralisation Needs Support

[Times of Zambia]

ZAMBIA is preparing itself for the implementation of the decentralisation as clearly exhibited by the Patriotic Front (PF) Government, opposition political parties and cooperating partners.

‘Namugala Duly Elected’

[Times of Zambia]

THE Ndola High Court has dismissed an election petition against MMD Mafinga Member of Parliament (MP), Catherine Namugala.

Self-Rule Agitation Illegal

[Times of Zambia]

THE resolution by the Barotse National Council (BNC) to declare self-rule is not only frivolous but also illegal.

Dad Convicted for Defiling Own Daughters

[Times of Zambia]

A KITWE magistrate's court has convicted a 39-year-old man for defiling his two daughters on several occasions and threatening them with death if they ever revealed their ordeal.

Business Growth Network and Conference Launched

[University of Cambridge]
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The Vice President of the Republic of Zambia will address the first conference of a new network which aims to bring together African universities, business students, entrepreneurs ...

State Mulls Specialized Science Secondary School

[Daily News]

PRIME Minister Mizengo Pinda has said that the government considers establishing designated science secondary schools in each region as a strategy to improve education quality and promote talents among st...

Barotse Breakaway Calls Irresponsible – Scott

[Times of Zambia]

VICE-PRESIDENT Guy Scott says Western Province will remain part of Zambia and described the Barotse National Council (BNC) resolution for self-rule as "unacceptable and irresponsible."

‘Barotse Resolution Treasonable Offence’

[Times of Zambia]

HOME Affairs Minister Kennedy Sakeni says the resolution by the Barotse National Council (BNC) for Barotseland to secede from Zambia is a treasonable offence.

Minister Unveils Industrialisation Plan

[Times of Zambia]

COMMERCE, Trade and Industry Minister, Robert Sichinga yesterday told Parliament that the Patrotic Front Government has created 150 industrial clusters throught Zambia to fast-track industrialisation...

India Company to Set Up Tractor Plant

[Times of Zambia]

MOHAN Exports of India is prepared to set up a tractor assembly plant in Zambia with a projection to create 400 direct and more than 5,000 indirect jobs.

Chipata ‘Killer’ in the Dock

[Times of Zambia]

PEMPHANI Zulu, who is suspected to have burnt his two sons, yesterday appeared in a Chipata magistrate's court for mention on two counts of murder.

Japan Grant to Boost Education Sector

[Times of Zambia]

JAPAN has given Zambia a US$4 million (K21.2 billion) grant for the education sector pool fund aimed at helping the country attain the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) by 2015.The two governments ...

Six Chisamba Poachers Nabbed

[Times of Zambia]

POLICE in Chisamba have arrested six suspected poachers who were allegedly found with three carcasses of impala.

Zampost Launches Bank

[Times of Zambia]

ZAMBIA Postal Services (ZAMPOST) has registered its micro finance company which will operate as Post Bank with an initial capital of K2.5 billion.