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Posts published in “Day: August 7, 2013

Zambia Athletics Chief Accused of Ferrying Lover to Moscow

[Zambia Reports]Some Zambia Amature Athletic Association members have accused its president Elias Mpondela of leaving them and instead taking his lover, Leya to Moscow for the international games.

Kabimba Comes Under Fire Over By-Election Remark

[Zambia Reports]The knives are out for Patriotic Front Secretary for his statement that the Patriotic Front will continue in their quest to cause by-elections by poaching opposition Members of Parliament.

Sata Fires Roads Agency Boss

[Zambia Reports]President Michael Sata has fired Road Development Agency Director Bernard Chiwala and replaced him Charles Mushota, according to highly placed sources.

Opinion – for the Love for Dictators

[Zambia Reports]Post Newspapers Editor Fred M'membe could not have been more right when he recited one of his memorized quotes from his Communist mentors that "Creatures prefer their own kind".

Kitwe Mukuba Mall Coming

[Times of Zambia]HERIOT Properties Investment Limited, a South African company, will this year spend US$45.5 million on the construction of the Mukuba shopping mall in Kitwe.

Kabimba, GBM Differ Over PF Presidency

[Zambia Reports]With Republican President Michael Sata allegedly on bed rest and his health unpredictable in the run for a second term in 2016, the battle to inherit him in the ruling Patriotic Front is becoming even clear.

‘Increase Duty On Carbonated Beverages’

[Times of Zambia]A CONSORTIUM of civil society organisations (CSOs) has urged the Government to re-introduce and increase excise duty on carbonated and sweetened beverages in the 2014 national budget to enhance nutrition and increase revenue for the Go...

Sata Linked to Emeralds Scandal

[Zambia Reports]President Michael Sata has been linked to the emerald business in conjunction with Kajem Mining of the Copperbelt.

New Emerald Marketing Strategy Yields Results

[Times of Zambia]On August 8, 2012, this column featured an entrepreneur who runs a small factory which processes gemstones such as emeralds into various products.

2013 Show Cheers Organisers

[Times of Zambia]THE Zambia Agricultural and Commercial Show, which comes every year, presents an opportunity for business houses to showcase their products and services.

Kwacha Remains Flat, Copper Slips

[Times of Zambia]THE local market was largely subdued with the Kwacha trading flat against the dollar on Friday.

Airtel Money Nets Over One Million Clients

[Times of Zambia]AIRTEL Zambia has registered more than one million subscribers for Airtel Money of which more than 60 per cent are active users.

Cements Prices Hit Record High

[Zambia Reports]Cement Prices in Lusaka have continued to rise with yet another increase that has driven the price to K85 (K85, 000 old currency), representing the highest retail price in Zambia's history.

PF Determined to Block Dora in Petauke By Election

[Zambia Reports]The Patriotic Front government's determination to eliminate MMD spokesperson Dora Siliya from the political landscape has hit top gear with Justice Minister Wynter Kabimba writing to the Electoral Commission of Zambia to ask the High Co...