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Posts published in “Day: June 3, 2013

Zambian Referees for Gambia Vs Ivory Coast

[The Point]A panel of Zambian referees has been identified by the World Football governing body FIFA for the crunch match between the Scorpions of the Gambia against the Elephants of Ivory Coast in the return leg of the World Cup qualifiers for Brazil ...

Insurance Essential to Business

[Times of Zambia]THERE are so many people involved in business who are still running their entities without regard to insurance due to various reasons ranging from taking things for granted to having insufficient knowledge on how the insurance cover wo...

Africa’s Poverty Rate Falling – WB

[Times of Zambia]AFRICA's poverty levels are falling by one percentage point per year, with the absolute number of people living below the poverty datum line declining drastically, the World Bank Group has said.

Zambia Takes Early Golf Lead

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA yesterday made a bright start to take an early lead of the third edition of the East and Central All-Africa Challenge Ladies Trophy with a 238 score ahead of defending champions Tanzania.

Tobacco to Fetch KR600 Million in 2013

[Times of Zambia]THE Tobacco Board of Zambia(TBZ) has said the tobacco industry is expected to increase value to KR600 million in the 2013 marketing season.

Kazembe Fails to Defend Title

[Times of Zambia]CHAMPION Edgar Kazembe bowed out of the Real Insurance Kenya Open Championships after losing in two straight sets to 2012 finalist Duncan Mugabe of Uganda to miss out on the $1, 200 (about KR 8, 000) prize money.

MTN Launches New Promo

[Times of Zambia]MTN Zambia has launched an annual staff volunteer programme called, '21 Days of Y'ello Care' where employees work on various community projects.

Man Jailed Five Years for Motor Theft

[Times of Zambia]A LUSAKA magistrate's court has jailed a 50-year-old man of Mandevu Township to five years imprisonment with hard labour for stealing a motor vehicle from High Protein Foods Limited.

Cops Pursue ‘Black Friday’ Chaos Instigators

[Times of Zambia]POLICE in Lusaka are vigorously searching for youths who stormed the Bible Gospel Church in Africa (BIGOCA) in Matero on Friday and disrupted a 'Black Friday' meeting organised by some civil society, politicians and some church leaders.

Student Convicted for Assaulting Mom

[Times of Zambia]A STUDENT at Nkrumah University in Kabwe has been convicted for assaulting his mother over a mattress.

Ticad, Valuable Growth Tool

[Times of Zambia]INTERESTING reports are emerging from the ongoing Fifth Tokyo International Conference for African Development (TICAD V) where Zambia is being represented by President Michael Sata, three Cabinet ministers and other Government leaders.

Indo-Zambia Bank Geared for Expansion

[Times of Zambia]INDO-Zambia Bank says it will continue on a steady expansion programme because Zambia's economic outlay has provided an attractive business environment for growth.

Zambia’s Metal Exports Rise

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA's metal exports to the overseas market, increased to KR3,621.8 million in the month of April, compared to the previous month when the figures stood at KR3,228.3 million, with Switzerland contributing the largest share.

Livingstone City to Light Up Streets

[Times of Zambia]MAJOR roads in Livingstone will have street lights to brighten the city ahead of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) General Assembly in August this year, acting Town Clerk Chabala Chanda has said.

Stop State-Sponsored Violence in Zambia, Demands CDDR

[CDDR]A brutal attack against civil society organisations and journalists today by a government-sponsored militia highlights the need for greater international pressure on Zambia's leadership to respect basic human rights, says the Coalition for the De...

Siamunene’s Expulsion Stinks

[Times of Zambia]THE United Party for National Development (UPND) has advised the Speaker of the National Assembly to declare Sinazongwe Parliamentary seat vacant.

Power Numbers Chambeshi’s Days

[Times of Zambia]BESTON Chambeshi's future as Power Dynamos coach will be discussed by the club's management this week.

State Dismisses Nevers’ Accusations

[Times of Zambia]THE Government has dismissed allegations by MMD leader Nevers Mumba that the ruling Patriotic Front (PF) has formed a militia group to attack anyone criticising its policies.

Make Food Security, Nutrition Priority – UN Agencies

[Times of Zambia]Yokohama -THREE Rome-based United Nations (UN) agencies have called for food security and nutrition to be placed at the core of the international agenda for African development.