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Posts published in “Day: November 21, 2012

Fire Safety for All

[Times of Zambia]THE procurement of the K170 billion worth of fire-fighting equipment has given impetus to safety and other officers to forestall any calamity in airports and other vital installations.

CBU Workers Stage Protest

[Times of Zambia]COPPERBELT University (CBU) workers have gone on a protest demanding the nullification of appointment of Vice-Chancellor and Deputy Vice-Chancellor.

FIU to Enforce Money Laundering Fight

[Times of Zambia]LAST week, President Michael Sata swore in five members of the Financial Intelligence Unit (FIU) board and that ignited my wish to feature the unit.

Let’s Nurture Children, Urges Veep’s Wife

[Times of Zambia]VICE-PRESIDENT Guy Scott's wife Charlotte Scott has urged Zambians to nurture children in all aspects of their lives because they are the future of the nation.

ZRL Transformation in the Pipeline

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA Railways Limited (ZRL) is at the centre of a revolution which seeks to transform one of Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) region's biggest railway company, from an ailing national transport business, into a shining mo...

Travel Insurance Helps in Mitigating Travel Risks

[Times of Zambia]IT IS now widely accepted that the world is a global village. One can travel thousands of miles in a day to reach distant places which were almost impossible not long ago in the history of mankind.

New NAC Equipment to Boost Fire Fighting

[Times of Zambia]THE National Airports Corporation (NAC) yesterday received newly acquired fire fighting and medical equipment worth K170 billion.

Zambia to Play Saudi Arabia

[Times of Zambia]THE Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has arranged for an international friendly match against Saudi Arabia next month.

Zamanco to Invest $U.S.60 Million in Manganese Project

[Times of Zambia]ZAMANCO minerals Limited an Australian firm is to invest about US$60 million (about K300 billion) dollars in its mining operations in Zambia, where it is developing a manganese project in Central Province.

Expedite Law Reforms – PS

[Times of Zambia]THE Ministry of Justice has urged the Zambia Law Development Commission (ZLDC) to expedite the law reform process.

Ruth Murder – Prosecutors Await DPP Instructions

[Times of Zambia]THE prosecution team in a matter in which six people are charged with the murder of 19-year-old student Ruth Mbandu says it sympathises with the delay to commit the matter to the High Court.

Star Trail – Audition Bonanza for Ugandan Film

[Observer]New Club Obbligato was on Monday a rare spectacle as hundreds of aspiring actors and actresses flocked the city-based hangout to audition for roles in an upcoming drama film titled Psychic. Psychic, we are told, is due for shooting early next...

‘My Sister’s Body Was Partially Burnt’

[Times of Zambia]A WITNESS yesterday told the Kabwe High Court that the body of a woman alleged to have been killed by a soldier was partially burnt and had its skin peeled off.

Eagles Fly High, Nkwazi Wings Clipped

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA'S Green Eagles yesterday opened their Zone Six Clubs Volleyball Championships campaign on a winning note beating Support Unit of Zimbabwe in a highly competitive match at the Olympic Youth Development Centre in Lusaka.

Speaker Orders Hamiyanze to Apologise

[Times of Zambia]SPEAKER of the National Assembly, Patrick Matibini, yesterday ordered a member of the public, Opper Hamiyanze, to apologise to UPND Monze Central MP, Jack Mwiimbu and Parliament for his disparaging remarks uttered during a radio progra...

UPND Bigwig Charged With Murder

[Times of Zambia]POLICE have charged UPND Lusaka Province chairperson, Adrian Bauleni and four others with the murder of Patriotic Front member, Crispin Menyani Zulu.

Chikwanda Clarifies Rounding-Off Figures in Budget

[Times of Zambia]FINANCE Minister Alexander Chikwanda, has said rounding-off figures in the proposed 2013 national Budget is not a new principle as it has been applied in the past.