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Posts published in “Day: August 16, 2013

Governance Crises Displace Region’s Trade Agenda

[SAIIA]The overarching mandate of the Southern African Development Community is the furtherance of socio-economic cooperation and integration, including political and security cooperation among its fifteen member states.

The Risks of Publishing Satire

[ThinkAfricaPress]Armed with puns, cartoons and acerbic prose, the Flip Project is trying to revive Zambia's long-lost culture of making fun of those in power.

UNWTO General Assembly Special in Many Ways

[The Herald]IT started as a pipe dream, then it became reality and today, Zimbabwe and its neighbour Zambia are on the brink of hosting the biggest event ever on the international tourism calendar - the United Nations World Tourism Organisation General...

Chawama Cops Assault Suspect

[Times of Zambia]POLICE officers from Lusaka's Chawama Police Station broke into a house in Chawama Township and brutally beat up a 19-year-old boy leaving him with severe wounds for allegedly failing to appear before court.

National Wealth Is for All – Chikwanda

[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT is concerned with incidences of flouting tender procedures and short-circuiting accounting procedures for the sole purpose of short-lived expediency, Finance Minister Alexander Chikwanda has said.

Copperbelt Police Chief Banned

[Times of Zambia]PRESIDENT Michael Sata has, with immediate effect suspended Copperbelt Province Police chief Mary Tembo for alleged corruption.

Increase Farming Output, GBM Tells ZNS

[Times of Zambia]Government is unhappy with the poor production capacity of the Zambia National Service (ZNS) in the agricultural sector despite huge investments being pumped in.

FNB Opens Chingola Branch

[Times of Zambia]FIRST National Bank (FNB) has opened new branch in Chingola, bringing to 11 the number of branches the financial institutions in the country.

Frank Bwalya Opposes Construction of Sata’s Retirement House

[Zambia Reports]Alliance for a Better Zambia president Father Frank Bwalya says it is immoral for government to prioritize the building of President Michael Sata's retirement whilst he still has a long way to go in office.

Kabimba Takes His Anti-Dora Crusade to High Court

[Zambia Reports]Patriotic Front Secretary General Wynter Kabimba has taken his crusada against the candidature of former MMD Petauke Central Member of Parliament Dora Siliya one notch higher by applying to the High Court to join proceedings against the...

Senegal Holds Zambia in Paris

[Zambia Reports]Zambia and Senegal played to a 1-all draw in an international friendly match at the Stade Saint Leu Stadium in Paris on Wednesday night.

Chipimo Denounces PF Cadre Attack Against Laz

[Zambia Reports]National Restoration Party President Elias Chipimo says the attacks on the Law Association of Zambia by Patriotic Front cadres are unfortunate.

Renard Hails Chipolopolo

[Times of Zambia]THE Chipolopolo technical bench is sweating on the injuries to key national team players including playmaker Rainford Kalaba after Wednesday's high profile international friendly game against Senegal in France.

Nine Days to Go As Tension Mounts in the House

[Times of Zambia]WITH only nine days to go before the new winner of the life-changing US$300,000 in Big Brother The Chase reality show is announced, tensions and guesses are the order of the day among the remaining housemates.

Evalution of Chirundu One Border Post

[Times of Zambia]DESPITE being more adventurous than any other form of travel, travelling by road especially across borders also has its own pros and cons.

Cathy’s South African Opponent Ruled Out

[Times of Zambia]SENSATIONAL female boxing star, Catherine Phiri's South African opponent, Gibiseli Tshabalala has been ruled out of next month's Africa Boxing Union (ABU) vacant title on technical reasons.

Govt Departments Owe NWWSC Over K7m

[Times of Zambia]NORTH Western Water and Sewerage Company (NWWSC) is owed a staggering K7,312,623 by Government institutions, which translates to 45 per cent of the annual billing by the utility company.

UNWTO – Security of Visitors Assured

[Times of Zambia]TODAY is exactly one week before the co-hosting of the 20th session of the 2013 United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) General Assembly.

Govt Engages Kavindele On Railway Link

[Times of Zambia]THE Government will re-engage the North West Railway (NWR) Company for a new way forward on plans to construct a railway line to link Solwezi to Chingola and eventually Angola.