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Posts published in “Day: November 8, 2012

Mulobezi Railway Overhaul On Cards, Says Chikwanda

[Times of Zambia]FINANCE Minister Alexander Chikwanda has announced plans to overhaul the malfunctioning Mulobezi railway line linking Southern to Western Province.

U-20 Tennis Preps On Course – Kazembe

[Times of Zambia]UNDER-20 national tennis coach, Edgar Kazembe says he is hopeful that the four players picked to represent Zambia at the Supreme Council for Sports in Africa (SCSA) that Zambia will host in December are preparing well.

FRA Has Not Paid Us, Cry Kabwe Farmers

[Times of Zambia]FARMERS in Central Province who sold their maize to the Food Reserve Agency (FRA) have not yet received their money in full.

Emulate American Politicians – Mambilima

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIAN politicians should avoid character assassination and instead learn from Americans who have embraced issue-based politics, Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) chairperson, Irene Mambilima has said.

Parley Approves K7.6 Billion PSC Budget Allocation

[Times of Zambia]PARLIAMENT yesterday approved the K7.6 billion budgetary allocation for the Public Service Commission (PSC), with Vice-President Guy Scott expressing appreciation for the various views raised by Members of Parliament (MPs) on the subject.

Innscor Boss in Court for Defamation

[Times of Zambia]INNSCOR Africa regional director, Leighton Shaw yesterday appeared in the Lusaka Local Court for defamation of character.

American Dream Lives On

[Times of Zambia]FOUR years ago, Africans greeted Barack Obama's election with rapture, saying by electing the first-ever black person as President, the often-hyped American dream would certainly live on.

Govt Issues Guidelines On Public Funds Handling

[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT will make it mandatory for ministries, provinces, spending agencies and revenue collecting statutory bodies to deposit all collections in form of fees and fines directly to the treasury.

Chipolopolo 5th in Africa

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA has moved one step up in Africa and two rungs up on the latest FIFA/Coca-Cola world rankings released in Zurich, Switzerland, yesterday.

Zamtel Launches ‘Double Tobela’

[Times of Zambia]ZAMTEL has launched a K4.8-billion promotion which will see K2 billion go towards school fees for 100 lucky subscribers while other prizes will include agricultural inputs and livestock.

Kampamba Eyes Ibo Title

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA'S Donald Kampamba says he is excited with the fight against South Africa's local star Ryno Liebengerb for the International Boxing Organisation (IBO) All-Africa light-heavyweight title set for Emperors Palace in Johannesburg.

I Deserve to Die for My Sins, Inmate Tells Court

[Times of Zambia]A DEATH row inmate stunned the Supreme Court when he abandoned his appeal and declared that he deserved to die for attempted murder and aggravated robbery.

Scribes Cry Foul

[Times of Zambia]MEDIA bodies have petitioned Government to ensure the safety of journalists in the course of covering political events.

Michael Sata Salutes Barack Obama

[Times of Zambia]PRESIDENT Michael Sata says President Barack Obama's re-election is an affirmation of the trust and confidence the people of America have in his leadership.

CCPC Introduces Toll-Free Line

[Times of Zambia]THE Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) has introduced a toll-free line aimed at easing communication with consumers.

Jacob Wins Renard’s Heart

[Times of Zambia]CHIPOLOPOLO coach Herve Renard is excited with striker Jacob Mulenga's tip top form at his FC Utrecht side in Holland, where he has scored thrice since his long injury lay-off which saw him miss the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations.

Parley Approves ECZ Budget

[Times of Zambia]PARLIAMENT on Tuesday unanimously approved more than K56 billion allocation to the Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) in the 2013 national Budget.

Five Die in Road Accident

[Times of Zambia]FIVE people, four of them believed to be members of one family, have died in a road accident in Mumbwa.