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Posts published in “Day: February 1, 2013

Lusaka Maintains Christian Nation Clause

[Zambia Reports]The Lusaka provincial constitutional convention has adopted the preamble declaring Zambia as a Christian Nation.

Zambia Blocks Copper Exports to Boost Local Processing

[Zambia Reports]Zambia's Minister of Mines and Energy Yamfya Mukanga has stopped First Quantum Minerals Limited (FQM) from exporting the 60,000 tonnes of copper concentrates for processing.

Inflation Rate Falls

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA's inflation rate for January 2013 has declined by 0.3 percentage points to seven per cent, while the trade surplus has increased to KR135.9 million.

300 Firms Face Deregistration

[Times of Zambia]MORE than 300 businesses in Lusaka had until yesterday to file their annual returns or be deregistered by the Patents and Companies Registration Agency (PACRA).

Pilato, Chef 187 East Point Show Sets Fans On Fire

[Times of Zambia]DESPITE the usual and well known tendency of deliberately delaying shows to as late as past midnight when the advertising banner suggests 20:00 hours, East point patrons that came to enjoy Chef 187 and Pilato's acts seemed never to giv...

‘Restrict Chinese Investors’ Area of Business’

[Times of Zambia]SOME traders in Ndola have complained about the influx of Chinese traders who are trading in various products and they feel they should be restricted to specific areas.

Mabel Zulu Brings the Beat Here for UNWTO

[Times of Zambia]37-year-old Mable Zulu's might not be a walker of the luminary's red carpet but her creative musical mind has broken a way trough to a fortune!

Nkana Kitwe Little Theatre Rehab On Course

[Times of Zambia]INTERNAL renovations of Nkana Kitwe Little Theatre are progressing well after Government and some corporate entities teamed up to make the project a resounding success.

Zambia’s Tourism Among World’s Best

[Times of Zambia]AS ZAMBIA prepares to co-host the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) general assembly with Zimbabwe in August this year, it is imperative to highlight Zambia's tourism potential for would-be delegates and tourists to app...

Millers Cut Flour Prices

[Times of Zambia]MILLERS have reduced the prices of flour and other wheat products by 16 per cent following the Government's zero-rating of the products for Value Added Tax (VAT) purposes.

ZRFU AGM Deferred

[Times of Zambia]THE Zambia Rugby Football Union (ZRFU) has deferred its annual general meeting (AGM) which was set for Lusaka tomorrow to February 16.

South Delegates Adopt Death Sentence Clause

[Times of Zambia]DELEGATES to the Southern province constitution Convention have adopted the death sentence clause recommended in the first Draft Constitution.

Three Set Free in Ruth Mbandu’s Case

[Times of Zambia]THREE of the five murder suspects in the case of slain Lusaka student Ruth Mbandu have been discharged after the State entered a nolle prosequi.

Thieves Rob Stanbic Bank

[Times of Zambia]THIEVES yesterday broke into Stanbic Bank Chipata Branch and caused panic among customers after management temporarily suspended operations.

Mpongwe, Livingstone Candidates File Nominations

[Times of Zambia]FIVE candidates yesterday successfully filed in their nominations for the Livingstone parliamentary by-election, while in Mpongwe five candidates managed to lodge their documents for the polls set for February 28.

ZRL Masterplan Uplifting

[Times of Zambia]An efficient and reliable railway transport network is key to the promotion of national development and as such, the system's infrastructure needs urgent attention to sustain economic growth.

Four Die in Kapiri Road Accident

[Times of Zambia]FOUR people including a five-year-old girl have died on the spot on Ndola-Kapiri Mposhi Road, while two other people died in separate road traffic accidents in Chipata and Mazabuka.

Namugala Takes Case to High Court

[Times of Zambia]EXPELLED MMD chairperson for women's affairs Catherine Namugala has soldiered on with her political battle and is now asking the Lusaka High Court to nullify her expulsion from the party.

2013 N’cwala Preps On Course

[Times of Zambia]Preparations for this year's Nc'wala traditional ceremony of the Ngoni are on schedule.