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Posts published in “Day: October 11, 2013

‘PF Will Bring People Driven Constitution’

[Times of Zambia]JUSTICE Minister Wynter Kabimba has said the Patriotic Front (PF) will go down in Zambia's history as a Government that managed to give Zambians a people-driven Constitution.

Four Die in Car Crash

[Times of Zambia]FOUR people died on the spot, while nine others sustained injuries after the mini-bus they were travelling in overturned on Great East road in Lusaka on Wednesday.

Couple Dies in Inferno

[Times of Zambia]A LUSAKA couple has died after fire swept through their bedroom before spreading to other rooms in Ibex Hill area.

Choma Man Jailed for Assaulting Wife

[Times of Zambia]A THIRTY-SEVEN-year-old man of Choma District has been jailed for two years with hard labour by a magistrate's court for assaulting his wife.

Govt Suspends E-Voucher System

[Times of Zambia]THE Government has suspended the implementation of the e-voucher system that was supposed to be used for small-scale farmers in accessing subsidised inputs under the Farmer Inputs Support Programme (FISP) due to inadequate logistics.

Choma – a Thriving Development Hub

[Times of Zambia]IF YOU had visited Choma town five-years ago, then you decide to visit the town today, you will probably spare precious moments to catch a glimpse of multitudes of people, increased traffic congestion, upcoming modern infrastructure an...

Be Proactive, Kambwili Tells Mining Firms

[Times of Zambia]MINISTER of Youth, Sport and Child Development Chishimba Kambwili has challenged mining companies in Luanshya to be proactive in responding to emergency situations such as fires.

Conmen Now Hurting Construction Industry

[Times of Zambia]In the amateur ranks, they are called "conmen" while in the advanced ranks they are called "confidence tricksters" but the modus operandi is essentially the same.

2014 Budget Spurs Hope

[Times of Zambia]FINANCE Minister Alexander Chikwanda will today announce the 2014 National Budget as workers expect more relief on Pay As You Earn and other tax obligations from last year's threshold of K2, 200.

Ndola School of Medicine to Have Fully-Fledged Hospital

[Times of Zambia]THE Ndola School of Medicine has embarked on an expansion project which will see hostels and a full-fledged hospital built at the institution starting early next year.

Be Transparent, CSOs Urged

[Times of Zambia]DEPUTY Minister in the office of the Vice-President Davis Mwango has cautioned civil society organisations (CSOs) to be transparent and accountable in their operations.

Resume Work, Sata Tells Nurses

[Times of Zambia]PRESIDENT Michael Sata has urged striking nurses at the University Teaching Hospital (UTH) in Lusaka to resume work immediately.

MTN Increases Internet Speed

[Times of Zambia]MTN Zambia has increased its internet speed following its connection to the West Africa Cable System (WACS) last month.

Early Input Delivery Positive

[Times of Zambia]THE delivery of 25,000 tonnes of top dressing fertiliser into Zambia from Saudi-Arabia via the port Dar-es-Salaam is a welcome move considering there has always been an outcry from farmers on late delivery of inputs.

Premium Plaza Potholes

[Times of Zambia]SHOPPING at Premium Plaza in Ndola is yet again expected to become a nightmare as the rainy season approaches.

Nkana Golf Club Course Gets SA Touch

[Times of Zambia]NKANA Golf Club has hired South African experts to refurbish the course ahead of the prestigious 2014 Mopani Copper Mines-Zambia Open Championship.

Thanks, Herve!

[Times of Zambia]THE news on Monday that the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) had released Herve Renard or rather the Frenchman had dumped Chipolopolo, came as a surprise to many.

Comesa to Launch U.S.$5 Million SMEs Fund

[Times of Zambia]THE Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) is in the process of launching a Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) fund amounting to US$5 million.