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Posts published in “Day: April 23, 2013

Off to Zambia

[The Star]Kenya have named a 33-man squad to the CANA Zone 3 and 4 Championships set to start this Thursday in Lusaka, Zambia.

Zambian Golfers in Namibia

[Times of Zambia]NINE Zambia junior golfers yesterday left for Windhoek, Namibia to take part in the 2013 Zone VI golf championship scheduled for April 22 to 25 at the Windhoek Golf and Country Clubs.

New Stock Exchange to Open in June

[Times of Zambia]THE Bond and Derivatives Exchange (BaDEX) Zambia, the second stock exchange in the country, is expected to be operational by June 2013.

Laz Lauds ZRL Board Dissolution

[Times of Zambia]THE Law Association of Zambia (LAZ) has said Government's decision to dissolve the Zambia Railways Limited (ZRL) Board is timely and welcome.

Saints to Offload Mayuka

[Times of Zambia]STRIKER Emmanuel Mayuka is believed to be among 15 players to be offloaded this summer by English Premiership side Southampton.

Dissolved Board Acted Unprofessionally

[Times of Zambia]AFTER analysing the statement issued by the former Board members of Zambia Railways Limited (ZRL) and the Chief Executive Officer, Professor Clive Chirwa, we are inclined to believe there was something fundamentally wrong with the modu...

‘Resolve Katoka Mine, Zema Differences’

[Times of Zambia]THE Kasempa Royal Establishment Development Initiative Committee has said it will petition the Zambia Environmental Management Agency (ZEMA) over the failure to issue Katoka Mema Mine with an environmental licence.

Local Emerald Auction Ok

[Times of Zambia]INFORMATION emerging from the recent local auctioning of emeralds by Gemfields should now allay the fears from some quarters that such an exercise could not be conducted successfully within the country.

Hamalambo Is Junior Ping Pong Champ

[Times of Zambia]CHOOLWE Hamalambo rediscovered his winning ways when he won the fourth edition of the National Junior Championships, thanks to a 3-0 victory over Mwiza Siame in an interesting final played at the Olympic Youth Development Centre (OYDC)...

Human Rights Reports : Zambia

[State Department]Zambia is a constitutional republic governed by a democratically elected president and a unicameral national assembly. International and local observers considered national elections held in September 2011 to be generally free and fai...

Why Is Mutembo Nchito Avoiding Cameras?

[Zambia Reports]It is the second time in a row that embattled and somewhat shameless Director of Public Prosecutions, DPP, Mutembo Nchito has tried to evade being caught on camera, especially my PD175 Sony video camera and at a public place for that ma...

ZRL Board Gobbled Up Kr470,000 in Allowances

[Times of Zambia]THE dissolved Board of Directors at Zambia Railways Limited (ZRL) gobbled up KR470,000 (K470 million) as allowances in 28 unclear Board meetings from January to this month, ZRL Managing Director Clive Chirwa has said.

Court Warns Police in Mbandu’s Murder Case

[Times of Zambia]A LUSAKA magistrate's court has warned that it will order a preliminary inquiry in the murder of National Institute of Public Administration student, Ruth Mbandu if police fail to furnish the court with fresh information.

Police Beef Up Security in Kapiri

[Times of Zambia]MORE than 300 police officers and 400 electoral staff have been deployed in the 89 polling stations in readiness for today's Kapiri Mposhi parliamentary by-election.

Jealous Man Sets Girlfriend Ablaze

[Times of Zambia]A NAMWALA woman is nursing serious burns on her body after her boyfriend set her ablaze using petrol on suspicion that she has several boyfriends, Southern Province commissioner of police, Charity Katanga has said.

Court Dismisses Rupiah Banda’s Application

[Times of Zambia]A Lusaka magistrate's court has dismissed an application by former Republican President Rupiah Banda to refer his matter to the High Court for constitutional issues because it lacks merit.Chief Resident Magistrate Joshua Banda in his r...

ACC Must Explain Why Kabimba Case Dropped – UPND

[Zambia Reports]Opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) has written to the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) seeking an explanation on the clearance of Justice Minister Wynter Kabimba on allegations of corrupton.

Vandalism and Thefts Plague UNZA

[Zambia Reports]Some students at the University of Zambia Great East Road campus have been vandalizing and stealing equipment and installations at the new hostels as well as those which were recently rehabilitated for the SADC Zone Six games.

Chirwa Demanding K250 Million Salary

[Zambia Reports]Zambia Railways Limited (ZRL) Board of Directors have accused ZRL Managing Director Clive Chirwa of demanding to be paid US$560,000 as his annual salary (or K248 million per month) which the Board rejected.

Rupiah’s Potential Political Comeback Scares PF

[Zambia Reports]National Restoration Party (NAREP) President Elias Chipimo says it is possible that the prosecution of former President Rupiah Banda on corruption charges is aimed at completely ruling out any political comeback by the former president.