[OSISA]Since independence in 1964, successive Zambian governments have grappled with rampant poverty and unemployment in a country that boasts a vast array of natural resources. Countless conferences on poverty reduction and employment creation have be...
Posts published in “Day: January 22, 2013”
[Times of Zambia]PLANS to construct 52 health posts in Central Province alone out of the 650 planned health posts countrywide has been described as a shot in the arm and will assist in taking health services closer to the people.
[Times of Zambia]KATUBA MMD Member of Parliament (MP) Patrick Chikusu has advised his fellow opposition MPs to stop frustrating Government projects.
[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA Army Commander Lieutenant -General Paul Mihova has described late Green Buffaloes coach, George Chikokola, as a dedicated hard worker who would be missed by both the Army and the club.
[Times of Zambia]THE Kwacha traded on the backfoot against the United States (US) dollar at the close of business last week as continued demand for the dollar from inter-bank players saw the local unit lose 25 Ngwee on the day.
[Times of Zambia]ROAD traffic accidents in Zambia have continued to claim human lives at a worrying rate, standing out as the third highest cause of death after HIV/AIDS and malaria.
[Times of Zambia]CHAMPIONS Zambia kicked off their Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) title defence yesterday with a shocking draw against a 10-man Ethiopia in an eventful Group C opener.
[Times of Zambia]STRIKER Collins Mbesuma may have lived up to his new name of 'King David', which he said was due to him re-gaining his goal scoring prowess, but his goal against a 10-man Ethiopia was not enough to inspire soccer fans across the countr...
[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT should do something about the outbreak of suspected corridor disease in Southern Province which is threatening livestock.
[Times of Zambia]MORE than 200 refugees from the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) have entered Zambia, this time through Mwense District in Luapula Province.
[Times of Zambia]NYIOMBO Investments, a company contracted to supply fertiliser to farmers in the 2012/2013 farming season, has defended itself from criticism, saying it has performed well in the delivery of inputs to farmers.
[Times of Zambia]THE Royal Solwezi Hotel has successfully completed the first two phases of the expansion programme, which have seen the erection of eight fully-furnished apartments at a cost of K50 billion (KR50 million).
[Zambia Reports]Tourism and Arts minister Sylvia Masebo has appointed the wife to Vice-President Guy Scott, Charlotte on the board of Zambia Wildlife Authority (ZAWA).
[Zambia Reports]UPND has urged President Michael Sata to withdraw PF secretary general Wynter Kabimba from the new Zambia Wildlife Authority (ZAWA) board.
[Times of Zambia]THE local manufacturing sector's contribution to the country's Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in the last five years has dropped despite the industry recording an average growth of three per cent.
[Zambia Reports]The prosecution of opposition UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema yesterday failed to take off in the case where he is charged with the defamation of President Michael Sata because the State was not prepared.
[Zambia Reports]Residents of Kabwata Constituency have vowed to follow foreign affairs minister Given Lubinda if he is expelled from the party.
[Times of Zambia]THREE people died on the spot while others are nursing injuries in hospital after two fatal road traffic accidents in Eastern Province.
[Times of Zambia]SQUABBLES in the MMD yesterday deepened when ousted national secretary Richard Kachingwe and Mafinga Member of Parliament (MP) Catherine Namugala formed a parallel structure with a new party headquarters.
[Times of Zambia]THE Ministry of Health (MoH) has put in place a laboratory commodities management information system to order CD4 reagents and consumables from Medical Stores Limited.