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Posts published in “Day: October 13, 2013

Hichilema Writes Sata Over Nurses Plight

[Zambia Reports]Opposition United Party for National Development President Hakainde Hichilema has written to President Michael Sata over the plight of striking nurses.

More By-Elections, Thanks to Chibesakunda

[Zambia Reports]The Supreme Court has nullified two more seats held by the opposition adding to the pressure of more by-elections.

The Michael Sata Conondrum

[Zambia Reports]Renowned satirist and media practioner Roy Clarke has a very candid way of looking at the state of affairs in Zambia's ruling party--the Patriotic Front (PF) --and the country as a whole.

Queen’s Baton to Visit Zambia in January

[Times of Zambia]THE Queen's baton is scheduled to arrive in Zambia on January 26 on its continued journey to Glasgow, Scotland for the 2014 Commonwealth Games scheduled for July 23 to August 8.

Kalu Declares Chipolopolo Ready

[Times of Zambia]FOOTBALL Association of Zambia (FAZ) president, Kalusha Bwalya is positive the Chipolopolo will give a good account of Zambian football when they face five time world champions, Brazil on Tuesday in China.

Nambian Home for KK’s Good Gesture

[Times of Zambia]HOUSING and food are two of the most essential aspects of life any human being cannot do without. In fact, the latest global statistics indicate that if one has a roof over his head and a meal on his table, he is richer than 93 per cen...

Sichinga Awaits ACC Findings

[Times of Zambia]AGRICULTURE and Livestock Minister Bob Sichinga has said the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has not submitted the findings to his office for action on the integrity check on fertiliser that was conducted early this year.

Zambia Suffers Setback At Botswana Volleyball Games

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA'S race to Spain suffered a major setback after going down to Lesotho and Botswana at the ongoing International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) Men's World Championship-Africa qualifiers in Gaborone.

Judiciary Body Nods Salary Increase

[Times of Zambia]THE Judiciary and Allied Workers Union of Zambia (JAWUZ),has expressed happiness at the new salary increment which was effected last month.

Goodbye Renard, Hello Patrice

[Times of Zambia]WHY am I not surprised that Herve Renard has quit his job as Chipolopolo coach? In my Scorecard column of September 21 tiled: 'Sports Indaba welcome, but... ' I wrote: "Allow me to revisit the burning issue of one Herve Renard and the ...

Bishop Mambo a Servant of People

[Times of Zambia]IT is no secret that the country has in recent years witnessed an influx of clergymen who have come in form of pastors, prophets, brothers or bishops, some of whom have no congregations to talk about.

I’m Clean, Says Ex – ZNFU Official

[Times of Zambia]FORMER Zambia National Farmers Union (ZNFU) northern region manager Moses Mawere says he has been exonerated by the police from the K1.5 million scandal involving the Nakonde District Farmers Association executive.

Juma – the Badminton Maestro

[Times of Zambia]FROM the aorta of talent that Zambia harbours, and in my quest to float up our unsung heroes and heroines, I thought it wise to look at badminton, one of the sports disciplines considered as minor in Zambia and yet has seen Zambians ex...

Nkana in Giant Leap!

[Times of Zambia]There was a scare in the 39th when referee Audrick Nkole ignored calls for a penalty after Chintu Kampamba pulled down Festus Mbewe.

Tapping Into Ethno-Tourism

[Times of Zambia]IN his feature article in the Times edition of Monday October 7, 2013, my colleague Edward Chiganda asked a very pertinent question thus: "What next after UNWTO?"

Law 3 – the Number of Players

[Times of Zambia]IN the previous episode we looked at Law three (3) of the statutes which talks about the number of players on the pitch in a particular match.

Namibia Fixes KK’s Mansion

[Times of Zambia]THE Government of Namibia has renovated a multi-million Kwacha house in Windhoek which has been donated to Zambia's first Republican president Kenneth Kaunda.

HH Irks MMD Die-Hard Youths

[Times of Zambia]THE MMD youth wing has accused United Party for National Development (UPND) president Hakainde Hichilema of exhibiting an opportunistic tendency by suggesting that opposition parties should unite around his party.