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Posts published in “Day: November 10, 2012

Career Choice Dilemmas – Readers’ Response

[Times of Zambia]It has been discovered that most people have challenges in choosing a career of their choice basically because most schools now don't offer effective career guidance to pupils; and that even if such guidance was offered, scarcity of jo...

Subsidising Crop Marketing in Zambia

[Times of Zambia]On Friday the 26th October, I was driving from Indaba village where I had gone to attend a meeting by women groups on community banking.

Eight Nabbed Over Mpulungu Rumpus

[Times of Zambia]POLICE have arrested eight people for rioting and throwing 'missiles' at a police station in Mpulungu on Thursday.

Big Guns Eye Knock Out Cup Finals

[Times of Zambia]DESPERATE Red Arrows today take on archrivals 'Powerhouse' Lusaka hoping to reach the finals and subsequently win the 2012 Knock Out Cup competition to make up for what has been a miserable season for the airmen.

Netballers Gear Up for SCSA Tourney

[Times of Zambia]THE Netball Association of Zambia (NAZ) has said it will scoop the first position prize in the next month's fifth edition of the Supreme Council for Sports in Africa (SCSA) Zone Six Under-20 games to be held in Lusaka from December 4-17.

MTN League Awards Set for November 30

[Times of Zambia]THE Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has set November 30 as the date for the prestigious 2012 MTN Premier Division League awards where this season's champions are assured of K250 million.

Choice Build Director Arrested

[Times of Zambia]THE Anti-Corruption Commission has arrested the director of Choice Build Limited for two counts of corrupt practices and one count of theft involving over K791 million.

Nkana Squash Club to Host Tourney

[Times of Zambia]OVER 60 players are today expected to take part in the Muchachi Enterprises Bell-Nkana Invitation squash championship at Nkana Squash Club in Kitwe where club queen, Sharon Chimfwembe is expected among the notables.

Country Sits On Fire Bomb

[Times of Zambia]FIRE costs lives, eats up capital and wastes resources of a country, useful as it is for cooking and other services, when it engulfs a building and there is no extinguisher, fire can be catastrophic.

Can African Universities Attain World Class Standards?

[Times of Zambia]THIS paper presents an overview of the economic, political and social factors that impede African tertiary institutions from attaining world class status beyond Africa's borders.

State Happy With FIFA Programme

[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT has expressed excitement at the FIFA 11-for-Health Project among children in basic schools saying it will help roll-out across the country to promote football as a health enhancing pleasure activity.

Lima People Toast Nsengele Kununka Ceremony

[Times of Zambia]VARIOUS traditional dance groups wriggled their waists to the sound and tune of the drums, one after another, before guest of honour Labour and Social Security Minister Fackson Shamenda, alongside Copperbelt Permanent Secretary Stanfor...

Man, 36, Gets 40 Years for Defiling Daughter

[Times of Zambia]A THIRTY-SIX-YEAR-OLD Chongwe man Patrick Mwale who defiled his 11-year-old step daughter has been sentenced to 40 years imprisonment with hard labour.

Ndola Blind Musician Calls for Coverage

[Times of Zambia]A Ndola-based visually impaired artiste has appealed to the electronic media house to avail him enough air-time so that he can show-case the depth of his talent which can contribute to the development of the Zambian music industry.

Nkwazi Finally Promoted

[Times of Zambia]NKWAZI was yesterday formerly promoted to the MTN-FAZ Premier Division after being put through a tense week, heightened by a FAZ secretariat pronouncement ordering that the unplayed season-ending Week-34 match against Kascol Rangers be...

Kansanshi Mine Embarks On Conservation Farming

[Times of Zambia]ALTHOUGH the Zambian economy has been driven largely by the mining industry over the years, the agricultural sector has been just as vital to the country's economic development.

Four American Soccer Coaches in

[Times of Zambia]A TEAM of four American football coaches yesterday arrived in the country to conduct coaching clinics and donate an array of football equipment including footballs, jerseys and boots.