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Posts published in “Day: April 14, 2013

Christian Clause Pass Constitution Test, Again

[Zambia Reports]The on-going Constitution Convention has elected to uphold the declaration of Zambia as a Christian nation further increasing more people driven recommendations that include the 50+1 and presidential running mate clause which have all b...

State Reaffirms Plans to Recapitalise Public Media

[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT has reaffirmed commitment to recapitalising the Times of Zambia, Zambia Daily Mail and the Zambia National Broadcasting Corporation (ZNBC).

ZTB Rolls Out Tourism Promo

[Times of Zambia]FOLLOWING the Government's realistic decision to reclassify the tourism sector from being a mere social sector to an economic one, there is increased need for intensified efforts to market little-known tourism products and services in ...

Kagem Miners End Strike

[Times of Zambia]MINERS at Kagem Mining in Lufwanyama have resumed work after a week-long strike.

Gemfields Stakes Kr150 Million for Underground Ops

[Times of Zambia]GEMFIELDS Plc, the owner of Kagem Mining, is set to invest more than KR150 million in the operations of the underground emerald mine, which figure is expected to rise to more than KR250 million over the next two years.

Investrust Records 149 Percent Profits

[Times of Zambia]INVESTRUST Bank has recorded a profit after tax of KR14.34 million for 2012 compared to KR5.75 million posted in 2011.

Feira MP Ditches MMD

[Times of Zambia]EDUCATION Deputy Minister Patrick Ngoma has defected from the opposition Movement for Multiparty Democracy (MMD) to the ruling Patriotic Front (PF) in a latest blow to the former ruling party.

Govt Acts to Reduce Livestock Mortality

[Times of Zambia]During the Sixth National Development Plan period that runs from 2011 to 2016, the main thrust of the livestock subsector will be to contribute to the long term vision for Zambia which is to become a "Prosperous middle income nation by...

Govt Ticks Off Miyanda

[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT is dismayed at the conduct of Heritage Party leader Godfrey Miyanda for alleging that the Constitution-making process is illegal and a waste of resources.

Is Boxing Worth Dying For?

[Times of Zambia]RING Talk joins the Zambia Professional Boxing and Wrestling Board of Control (ZPBWBC) and the entire boxing family in paying last respects to fallen Zambian-born but British registered light-middleweight boxer Michael Norgrove who die...

‘Empowering Women, Vital to National Growth’

[Times of Zambia]CENTRAL Province Permanent Secretary Anne Sinyangwe says women's low participation in national economic development still remains one of the major challenges facing the country.

Zesco Cuts Customer Connection Time

[Times of Zambia]ZESCO has reduced the number of days it takes to carry out power connections from 117 to 90 days but Government has urged the power utility firm to halve the period to 45 days.

Mbulakulima Blasts Kabimba

[Zambia Reports]Opposition Movement for Multi-party Democracy (MMD) treasurer Mwansa Mbulakulima says Wynter Kabimba should be the last person to accuse any organisation of corruption as his hands were not clean.

UPND Predicts PF Confusion After Sata

[Zambia Reports]The United Party for National Development (UPND) has charged that the ruling Patriotic Front faces a daunting leadership challenge once President Michael Sata retires.

Mama Nyongo Releases Her Best

[Times of Zambia]SHE has registered a signature in film industry, music, marketing and counselling but her age leaves more questions than answers because of how she manages to carry out many tasks and succeed.

Charles Mushitu Nabbed for Diverting Kr267,000

[Times of Zambia]FORMER Zambia Red Cross Society (ZRCS) secretary general Charles Mushitu has been arrested for allegedly diverting KR267,000 meant for orphans and vulnerable children.

Run-Away Leaders Diggers Go for Buffaloes

[Times of Zambia]DEFENDING champions, Diggers this afternoon return to action for their Week Five Buildcon-Zambia Rugby Union (ZRU) league against Green Buffaloes in Lusaka.

Edna Ngoma – Woman With Heart for the Poor

[Times of Zambia]WHAT has come to be called as the Heart to Heart Foundation (HHF), began as a backyard idea conceived in the mind of the organisation's executive director-Edna Bwalya Ngoma, some years ago.