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Posts published in September 2012

Despondency Gives Way to Hope

[Financial Gazette]Zimbabwe's tourism sector, the biggest casualty of the country's decade-long economic and political crisis that ended in 2009, is on a rebound, thanks to a political settlement between the country's political foes and adoption of a h...

‘Let’s Avoid Wetting the Bed Before the Bride Arrives’

[Financial Gazette]WITH Zimbabwe co-hosting with Zambia the United Nations World Tourism Organi-sation (UNWTO) general assembly in August 2013, The Financial Gazette's Assistant Editor, Njabulo Ncube (NN), speaks to the Minister of Tourism Engineer Wal...

Magistrate Sues Attorney General

[Times of Zambia]A KASAMA based magistrate Kelvin Soma has sued the Attorney General for damages and is claiming for personal injury for defamatory allegations leveled against him.

PF Labour Laws Cheer LEAAZ

[Times of Zambia]The Labour Consultants and Employment Agencies Association of Zambia (LEAAZ) has hailed the Patriotic Front (PF) Government for the labour law reforms it has initiated during the one year it has been in office.

Times, Airtel Ink Deal

[Times of Zambia]TIMES Printpak (Z) Limited and Airtel Zambia have enhanced their business relations and have agreed to work together to explore ways on how best to further venture into business opportunities on the market.

Artistes Honour Mama Betty

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIAN entertainers joined the rest of the country in mourning Mama Betty Kaunda by cancelling their performances and observe the national mourning.

Under-20 Has Quality to Beat Mali – Renard

[Times of Zambia]CHIPOLOPOLO coach Herve Renard believes the Zambia Under-20 soccer squad has the quality to perform well in Mali next weekend.

Tearing of President ‘s Parliament Speech by Opposition VP Condemned

[Times of Zambia]THE Southern African Centre for Constructive Resolution of Disputes (SACCORD) has joined other organisations in condemning MMD vice president Michael Kaingu for tearing President Michael Sata's speech in Parliament on Tuesday this week.

We Did’t Intend to Embarrass Rupiah Banda, Says State

[Times of Zambia]THE State has submitted that it never had intentions of embarrassing former Republican President Rupiah Banda's son Andrew when it decided to arrest him on charges of being in possession of property suspected to have been stolen.

Kanyanta Demands Friendlies Ahead of Games

[Times of Zambia]NATIONAL under-20 boxing coach, Kennedy Kanyanta has demanded that his team be given up to four international friendly tournaments ahead of the inaugural Zone Six Games that Zambia will host this December.

LUSH Spices Up Kitwe’s YAR FM

[Times of Zambia]SAMFROSA Chibwe is Kitwe's Your Anthem Radio (YAR FM) presenter. She says, she dearly enjoys her work as a radio personality because it gives her ample time to interact with all sorts of people who she could not be able to meet ordinar...

Rugby Sevens in Visa Hitch

[Times of Zambia]THE Zambia Sevens teams' trip to Morocco for the Rugby World Cup (RWC) qualifiers was delayed by 48 hours due to a visa hitch and only managed to leave yesterday after the change of their flight route.

Zone VI Delegation Inspects Zambia’s State of Readiness

[The Herald]THE Supreme Council for Sport in Africa Zone VI Zonal Organising Committee delegation led by its chairman Mvuzo Mbebe paid a scheduled visit to Zambia on September 21 and 22 to assess the country's state of readiness for the 2012 SCSA Zone ...

Chinese Firm to Invest U.S.$400 Million into Economy

[Times of Zambia]A CHINESE government-owned enterprise, China Non-Ferrous Metals Mining Corporation (CNMC), has pledged to pump an additional US$400 million into the Zambian economy to create more jobs for the locals.

Need for Fish Restocking

[Times of Zambia]Chingola -DURING his official opening of Parliament on Friday September 21, 2012, President Michael Sata made valid observations as regards depleting fish stocks in our rivers and lakes which is a worrisome situation. This situation ca...

Sport On – Act of Desperation

[Times of Zambia]I WAS taken aback when I heard that the Zambia Under-20 soccer team coaching bench is bringing back 'madalas' in the squad to strengthen the defence before the 2013 Africa Youth Championships qualifier final round return against Mali o...

Mama Betty Burial Today

[Times of Zambia]A DARK cloud converges over Zambian skies as acting President Alexander Chikwanda today leads hundreds of mourners to pay last respects and lay to rest former first Republican First Lady Mama Betty Kaunda who died in Harare, Zimbabwe.