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Posts published in “Day: August 18, 2012

Levy Memorial On Tomorrow

[Times of Zambia]THE Levy Mwanawasa Foundation will tomorrow hold a memorial church service in honour of late President Levy Mwanawasa who died in 2008 in France.

Boxing Federation Saga – the Other Side

[Times of Zambia]MY piece published in this column this past week titled "Chomba, Chileshe Must Go, Cry Fans" triggered a reaction from a reader, someone very close to the sport, but who chose to speak on condition of anonymity and I felt it necessary ...

Ndola Police Pick Up Two Decomposed Bodies

[Times of Zambia]POLICE in Ndola have picked up two decomposed and partially burnt bodies suspected to be of a truck driver and his lorry mate from a transportation company who went missing three weeks ago en route to Congo DR to deliver cement.

Katongo Injury Unsettles Chipolopolo

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA soccer team captain Christopher Katongo is a doubt for next month's 2013 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) qualifier against Uganda in Ndola because of a knee injury which also knocked him out of Wednesday's international friendly a...

Former Ruling Party Apologises and Adopts New Name

[Times of Zambia]IN a move to endear itself to the electorate, the MMD has tendered a profuse apology to the nation for its past misdeeds and has also discarded its tainted name.

‘Clubs Lack Professionalism’

[Times of Zambia]THE Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has attributed the poor performance of some clubs in the local league to lack of management and administration skills among some executive members entrusted to manage the affairs of football.

Mozambique President Takes Over SADC Chairmanship

[Times of Zambia]Maputo -MOZAMBICAN President Armando Guebuza has taken over the chairmanship of the Southern African Development Community (SADC) from his Angolan counterpart, Jose Eduardo dos Santos with renewed vigour to progress the regional body┬┤...

League Race Hots Up

[Times of Zambia]THE destiny of an intriguing battle for the 2012 MTN Premier Division League championship begins to take shape this weekend with some interesting Week 20 fixtures dotted across Zambia.

Movement for Multi-Party Democracy Re-Branding Should Not Be Cosmetic

[Times of Zambia]It is good that the former ruling party, MMD has realised its countless mistakes when it presided over the affairs of our country and is seeking to divorce itself from the caustic image that defined it for most of the last 20 years of ...

‘Referendum Calls Premature’

[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT has said it is premature for people to call for the establishment of a Referendum Committee when debates on the Draft Constitution are still on-going.

Transforming African Good Governance Advocacy Agenda

[Times of Zambia]There are those who said......'Let"s talk and make serious pronouncements" and those who have said........" Let us sit down and discuss...." and the few who are saying......"Time is up for dialogue....."

Chief Nkula in Critical Condition

[Times of Zambia]The condition of Chief Nkula of the Bemba people of Chinsali, who is admitted to the University Teaching Hospital (UTH) in Lusaka, has been described as serious.

Chipata Guard Accidentally Shoots Self

[Times of Zambia]A security guard from Armguard Security Company yesterday accidentally shot himself in the leg in a bizarre incident at Great East Mall in Chipata, Eastern Province.

Zambia’s Sata Calls for Home-Grown Solutions

[Times of Zambia]Maputo -PRESIDENT Michael Sata has pledged Zambia's unwavering support and commitment towards the Southern African Development Community (SADC) integration agenda and called for African solutions to resolving the continent's problems.

Andeleki Condemns Burning of Ndola’s Mount Zion Church

[Times of Zambia]Registrar of Societies Clement Andeleki says the police should establish the audit details and investigate factors surrounding the razing down of Mount Zion Spirit Church in Ndola's Chipulukusu Township.

Valuable Lesson From Delhi

[Times of Zambia]Have you ever been threatened with a beating while having fun on the dance floor and, as if this were not enough, being asked to wash plates in a hotel kitchen for unplanned or unintentional failure to pay the entrance fee into a disco...

UNZA Students Assured of Allowance By Tuesday

[Times of Zambia]EDUCATION, Science, Vocational Training and Early Education Minister John Phiri has assured the University of Zambia (UNZA) students that they will be paid their bursary allowances by Tuesday next week.