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Posts published in February 2013

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.

Shamenda Launches Decent Work Profile

[Times of Zambia]LABOUR and Social Security Minister Fackson Shamenda has launched the decent work country profile which aims at raising work standards.

Elephant Poaching in Bangweulu Reduces

[Times of Zambia]POACHING of elephants in the Bangweulu Area Management Unit (BAMU) which was particularly high in 2011 has drastically reduced.

Civil Servants Worry Seyuba Over KR1.7 Million Imprest

[Times of Zambia]NORTH-WESTERN Province Permanent Secretary Augustine Seyuba is concerned by resistance of some civil servants to account for KR1.7 million (K1.7 billion) in unretired imprest.

Kayula Foundation to Partner Media in Cancer Campaigns

[Times of Zambia]KAYULA Childhood Cancer Foundation (KCCF) executive director Mumba Sata says her foundation will partner with the media to enhance awareness campaigns for early cancer detection throughout Zambia.

Focus On World Cup, Kalu Tells Squad

[Times of Zambia]FOOTBALL Association of Zambia (FAZ) president, Kalusha Bwalya has urged the Chipolopolo to quickly get over the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) disappointment and focus on the forthcoming FIFA 2014 World Cup qualifiers in March.

Grade Nine Pass Rate Drops

[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT has released Grade Nine results showing a drop in the pass rate from the previous year's examination results.

Magistrate Issues Bench Warrant Against Battered Woman

[Times of Zambia]A KABWE magistrate's court has issued a bench warrant against a woman whose fingers were wounded after a soldier, who is her husband, allegedly attempted to chop off her hand in April last year.