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Posts published in “Day: May 13, 2013

Govt to Capitalise Financial Institutions

[Times of Zambia]THE Government will recapitalise financial institutions to enable them sustain the crusade of lowering the cost of borrowing money by the business sector, Finance Minister Alexander Chikwanda has said.

L/Stone Streets Clean, Clear Again

[Times of Zambia]MOSI-OA-TUNYA Road, the main street in Livingstone, is clear and looking clean following the city council's action last Friday to remove the vendors.

Maz Proposes 21 Percent Mealie Meal Price Hike

[Times of Zambia]FOLLOWING the 21 per cent hike in fuel prices, the Millers Association of Zambia (MAZ) has proposed to the Government to also increase mealie meal prices by 21 per cent.

Trade Kings Donates to UTH Mothers

[Times of Zambia]TRADE Kings Zambia yesterday donated washing detergent to mothers at the University Teaching Hospital (UTH) to ease their stay as they nurse their children admitted to the highest referral hospital.

Sakeni Invited to World Information Summit

[Times of Zambia]INFORMATION and Broadcasting Services Minister Kennedy Sakeni is in Geneva, Switzerland to attend the World Summit on the Information Society (WSIS).

‘Powerhouse’ Lusaka Pound Roan

[Times of Zambia]FORMER rugby champions 'Powerhouse' Lusaka at the weekend beat Roan to reduce the gap on leaders 'Men At Work' Diggers after the 2013 Buildcon Zambia Rugby Football Union (ZRFU) National Rugby League Week One rescheduled fixture.

‘There’s No Kabimba-Mangani Rift’

[Times of Zambia]FORMER Chipata Central member of Parliament (MP) Lameck Mangani has said there is no rift between him and Patriotic Front (PF) secretary general Wynter Kabimba.

Manyuchi Wins Via-Stop Fight

[Times of Zambia]SENSATIONAL Zambian boxer Charles Manyuchi on Saturday night put up a splendid performance clobbering DR Congo's Mbiya Nkanku in an international non-title fight that had to be stopped in the 10th round.

FQM Kalumbila Development Nears Completion

[Times of Zambia]SIGNIFICANT works have so far been done by First Quantum Minerals (FQM) Limited, towards the completion of its Sentinel Mine at Kalumbila in North-Western Province, resource optimisation manager John Gladston has said.

Defining Radio Content, Effect

[Times of Zambia]THE history of radio broadcasting is traced from an incident on the North Atlantic sea when a young man in the ship's crew cabin heard a crackle with a man's voice by wireless in the 1800s.

Chikopa Stays, Says Kabimba

[Times of Zambia]JUSTICE Minister Wynter Kabimba says calls for Malawian Judge Lovemore Chikopa to go back to his country are misplaced and unjustified.

Sunzu Under Knife

[Times of Zambia]DEFENDER Stoppilla Sunzu is highly likely to miss Chipolopolo's two crucial 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifiers against Lesotho and Sudan next month after undergoing an operation on his nagging knee.

Professionals in for Zambia Open

[Times of Zambia]A HORDE of professional golfers are today expected to start arriving in the country ahead of this week's Zambia Sugar Open Golf championship scheduled to tee off on Thursday May 16 to Sunday 19 at the Lusaka Golf Club.

UNWTO Funds Enough – Govt

[Times of Zambia]THE Government and the Zambia Tourism Board (ZTB) have enough funding and support to successfully host the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) General Assembly, Tourism and Arts Deputy Minister David Phiri has said.

ZAWA ‘Takes Over’ Munda Wanga

[Times of Zambia]THE Zambia Wildlife Authority (ZAWA) is in the process of taking over the running of Munda Wanga Botanical Gardens following reports that the facility is not well managed.

Zesco Trounce Forest, Lime Beat Rangers

[Times of Zambia]FOREST Rangers' problems went from bad to worse after suffering a humiliation at the hands of Zesco United who surged into second position on the MTN-FAZ Premier League table after yesterday's Week Eight match played at the Trade Fair ...

ZNFU Projects 2.5 Million Tonnes Maize

[Times of Zambia]THE Zambia National Farmers' Union (ZNFU) has projected that the maize production for the 2012/13 farming season will hit 2.47 million tonnes, with 97 per cent of the total output coming from the small and medium-scale farmers.

‘Salaula’ Army Attire Lands Man in Hot Soup

[Times of Zambia]A LUSAKA man dressed in camouflage attire he bought from second-hand traders ended up in custody at the town centre police post after officers from the Zambia Army attempted to get his identity.

Mangani Ready for Chipata Seat Battle

[Times of Zambia]FORMER Chipata Central Member of Parliament (MP) Lameck Mangani says he will battle it out with other aspirants for the seat following the Supreme Court's decision to confirm the nullification of the election of MMD's Reuben Phiri.