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Posts published in “Day: July 9, 2013

Farmers to Get SMS Climate Advice

[AlertNet]Lusaka -Farmers living in western Zambia's Zambezi valley have struggled with high temperatures, recurring droughts and unexpected floods for over a decade now.

Railways to Start Spending Eurobond

[Zambia Reports]The Zambia Railways Limited will finally start spending the US$120 million slice from the Eurobond after shortlisting companies to rehabilitate the coaches and infrastructure.

Judge Issues Arrest Warrant for PF ‘Thug’

[Zambia Reports]The Lusaka magistrate has issued a warrant of arrest for a Patriotic Front cadre that led an assault on civil society organisations that have been protesting the removal of fuel and maize subsidy at Bible Gospel Church in Africa (BIGOCA...

Police Deny MMD Permit to Press Chief Justice Removal

[Zambia Reports]The Patriotic Front controlled Zambia police force have continued to deny citizens the right of assembly with the Movement for Multi-Party Democracy's request to demonstrate against the appointment of Lombe Chibesakunda as Chief Justice...

Parley Opens Second Studio

[Times of Zambia]PARLIAMENT has opened a second studio for radio transmission that will help provide wider coverage of parliamentary sessions.

Trade Fair Infrastructure

[Times of Zambia]THE annual Zambia International Trade Fair (ZITF) in Ndola has come and gone and the nation is eagerly waiting for next year's event.

Don’t Pay for Old Notes Exchange – BOZ

[Times of Zambia]THE Bank of Zambia (BoZ) has advised people countrywide to be wary of money changers who might want to charge them to exchange old bank notes for new ones following the expiry of the transition period on June 30, 2013.

K1.5m ZCF Grant Elates South Members

[Times of Zambia]SOUTHERN Province Cooperative Market Union (SPCMU) has praised Government for empowering its motherbody, Zambia Cooperative Federation (ZCF) with a grant of K5.1 million for capacity building.

Couple Killed

[Times of Zambia]IRATE residents in Ndola have burnt to death an elderly couple suspected to have been practising witchcraft.

Zim Prods Marketers

[Times of Zambia]THE Zambia Institute of Marketing (ZIM) has urged marketers to acquire innovative techniques in marketing to create a more competitive commercial industry in the country.

Three Conmen Nabbed

[Times of Zambia]POLICE in Mazabuka have arrested three men who were found in possession of US$2,040 counterfeit notes.

KPF Complex Shocker!

[Times of Zambia]THE Kitwe City Council (KCC) has launched investigations into a case in which a council official is alleged to have mortgaged the Kitwe Playing Fields (KPF) Sports Complex for US$1.9 million without a board resolution.

LWSC Seeking $1.9 Billion for Sewerage Upgrade

[Times of Zambia]THE Lusaka Water and Sewerage Company (LWSC) requires about US$1.9 billion over the next 25 years to rehabilitate the sewerage facilities and improve sanitation in the city.

Samsung to Partner With Govt

[Times of Zambia]SAMSUNG Electronics SA (PTY) Limited plans to partner with the Zambian Government to enable it maximise its role in national development through technology.

Ndola Acts to Empower Street Kids

[Times of Zambia]THE Ndola District Administration is in the process of removing more street kids from the city in a bid to empower them with funds and skills training.

Council Land Vendors Face Axe

[Times of Zambia]COUNCILLORS and council officers engaging in illegal allocation of land will face Government's wrath that includes instant dismissal, Local Government and Housing Minister Emerine Kabanshi has said.

ZRL Business Strategic Plan On Cards

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA Railways Limited (ZRL) has started formulating the company's new business strategic plan aimed at boosting operations.