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Posts published in “Day: June 21, 2013

U.S. and British Authorities Doubt Zambeef Reports

[Zambia Reports]The United States and British authorities in Zambia have disapproved reports that Zambeef imports beef that has toxic substances from their countries.

Zambia Investigates ‘Ghost Retirees’ Fraud

[Zambia Reports]Investigations into a prominent Lusaka lawyer's law firm have intensified in recent days, unraveling a complex series of alleged frauds on the public payroll.

KR2.4 Million FRA Cash Uncollected – Audit Report

[Times of Zambia]THE latest Auditor General's report has revealed that the Food Reserve Agency (FRA) had 30 cases ruled in its favour by the courts of law but failed to collect more than KR2.4 million from successful litigation.

State Welcomes Zamec

[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT is happy with the implementation of the Zambia Media Council (ZAMEC) as a self-regulatory mechanism for the media in the country.

Feira Votes Peacefully

[Times of Zambia]VOTING in Luangwa's Feira Constituency yesterday started on a high note in some areas, with most voters expressing happiness at the peaceful campaigns experienced.

Zambia Honoured

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA has been awarded first prize for the best sovereign bond in Europe, Middle East and Africa Region for the year 2012.

Kabwe Juvenile Denies Murder Charge

[Times of Zambia]A FIFTEEN-YEAR-OLD juvenile jointly charged with two others for the murder of a Kapiri Mposhi man on suspicion that he was a thief on Monday pleaded not guilty before Kabwe High Court Judge Elita Mwikisa during the opening of the June ...

‘Kalumbila Mine Land Irregularly Acquired’

[Times of Zambia]A MINISTERIAL task force detailed to probe the acquisition of 50,000 hectares of land by First Quantum Minerals (FQM) for the Kalumbila Mine project in Solwezi established that there were serious irregularities in the manner land was a...

Water Wonders of the North

[Times of Zambia]Zambia can capitalise on the forthcoming United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) General Assembly to market the northern circuit, which has untapped tourism investment potential.

Danny Soothes Soccer Fans

[Times of Zambia]DANNY Siulapwa, or 'Kaya' as he is popularly called, put up a splendid performance amid frustrated soccer fans who could not bear Zambia's one-all draw with Sudan at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola last Saturday.

Improve Taxation System, Govt Urged

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA could improve its taxation system to generate more revenue from its copper dominated economy, the latest Economic Report on Africa (ERA) has said.

KR800,000 Central Funds Released

[Times of Zambia]MORE than KR800,000 out of KR53.3 million Central Province Budget allocation for developmental projects has been released, Provincial Permanent Secretary Anne Sinyangwe has said.

Zambia’s Award Timely

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA's economy has of late posted significant growth which has led to local and international organisations acknowledging this positive trend.

Runaway Driver Killed Chisamba Cop – Witness

[Times of Zambia]THE Kabwe High Court has heard how a runaway driver who is alleged to have hit and killed a police officer manning a police checkpoint in Chisamba caused another drama at Kabangwe police checkpoint.

Buoyant Rugby 15s Team Off to Abidjan

[Times of Zambia]NATIONAL Rugby 15s team technical director Innocent Sakala has said the Zambian contigent is confident of positive results ahead of the Group C opener against hosts Ivory Coast at the 2013 African championships that kick off in Abidjan...

All Set for Livingstone International Arts Festival

[Times of Zambia]ALL is set for the hosting of the first ever Livingstone International Cultural Arts Festival this weekend to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the birth of David Livingstone, who was born on March 19, 2013.

I’m Ready for Kafulafuta, Says Patrick Mwanawasa

[Times of Zambia]LOSING Patriotic Front (PF) Kafulafuta Constituency candidate in the 2011 general elections, Patrick Mwanawasa says he is ready to re-contest the vacant seat if called upon by the ruling party.

Create More Jobs, UN Member States Urged

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA'S Ambassador to the United Nations (UN), Mwaba Kasese-Bota, has urged UN member states to ensure that Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) create employment, promote education and protect culture.