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Posts published in “Day: July 9, 2012

Loan Shark Bites Kalusha

[The Herald]ZAMBIAN soccer legend Kalusha Bwalya has become the latest to be hit by an intricate loan scam run by suspected Zimbabwean lenders where people put their properties on the line for a once-off cash payment.

‘Precision Wings’ Stretch to DR Congo, Zambia

[EA Business]Dar es Salaam -The tourism sector in expected to grow tremendously following Precision Air's move to introduce flights, three times a week among the three major destinations.

Kitwe Traders’ Relocation Ultimatum Extended

[Times of Zambia]THE Kitwe City Council has extended the ultimatum for relocation of wholesale traders from the sprawling Chisokone Market to the newly-constructed Nakadoli to Monday next week.

Be Innovative, Minister Tells Business Houses

[Times of Zambia]COMMERCE, Trade and Industry Minister Robert Sichinga has urged business entities to be creative and innovative to become competitive on the market.

Wamulwa to Miss Olympics

[Times of Zambia]LONG-distance runner Tony Wamulwa has been ruled out of the Zambian contingent for the London 2012 Olympic Games that kick off on July 28 to August 12 after sustaining a fractured ankle in a road traffic accident at the weekend.

ZAMEC Unveiled At Last

[Times of Zambia]THE long-awaited Zambia Media Council (ZAMEC) has been launched, with the National Governing Council (NGC) to be chaired by cleric, Paul Mususu.

Football Boss Says Team Will Win Nations Cup

[Times of Zambia]FOOTBALL Association of Zambia (FAZ) president Kalusha Bwalya believes African champions, Zambia has the quality to reach the 2013 Orange Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals and defend its title in South Africa.

Hone Students Applaud Government ‘Rescue Mission’

[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT has come to the rescue of Evelyn Hone College (EHC) students who have been boycotting classes since Wednesday, demanding, among other things, transport.

Esther Has a Life Outside Boxing

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA National Broadcasting Corporation (ZNBC) television carried a story on boxing icon Esther Phiri this week in which her promoter Anthony Mwamba attributed the failure to stage Esther's title defence last June to a lack of sponsor...

Sata Warns Former President Rupiah Banda

[Times of Zambia]PRESIDENT Michael Sata has warned his predecessor Rupiah Banda "not to push his luck too far" by choosing to antagonise the Patriotic Front (PF) administration.

Uganda to Face Zambia in Qualifiers

[EA Business]Kampala -The Reigning champions Zambia will face Uganda in a home and away knock-out tie of the final qualifying round of the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations.

Zayaan Donates to ZTTA

[Times of Zambia]ZAYAAN Investments Limited of Lusaka has donated K7 million worth of trophies towards this weekend's Zambia Table Tennis Association (ZTTA) Open championship scheduled for the Olympic Youth Development Centre (OYDC) in Lusaka.

Bus Operators Want to Restrain Inter Cape

[Times of Zambia]THE Inter-city Bus Station Association has applied for an interim injunction to restrain the Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) and South Africa's Inter Cape Mainliner Zambia Limited from launching a local road service business in...

Zambia to Engage DRC Over Border Fracas

[Times of Zambia]VICE-President Guy Scott has said Zambia will engage the Democratic Republic of Congo's Katanga Province Governor Moses Katumbi to restore order at Kasumbalesa border post following disturbances arising from the killing of two Congoles...

PF, MMD, UPND Share By-Election Seat

[Times of Zambia]THREE major political parties have shared Parliamentary seats in Thursday's by-elections held in Muchinga, Livingstone and Chama North constituencies.

Copper Theft Suspect Surrenders to Police

[Times of Zambia]POLICE in Ndola have arrested the owner of an incomplete guest house near the Zambia International Trade Fair premises where 63 stolen copper blisters worth more than K2.7 billion belonging to Chambishi Copper Smelter (CCS) were recove...

Olympics Team Gets British Airways Help

[Times of Zambia]BRITISH Airways (BA) has donated 15 concessionary tickets worth more than K99 million for the Zambian contingent travelling to the 2012 London Olympic Games taking place from July 27 to August 12.

‘Poll Results Mark of Confidence in PF

[Times of Zambia]PRESIDENT Michael Sata has thanked the Zambian people for their show of confidence in the Patriotic Front (PF) Government following the countrywide Parliamentary and local government by-elections in which the ruling party scooped 16 ou...