Press "Enter" to skip to content

Posts published in October 2013

Luapula Primed for Economic Success

[Times of Zambia]SOME geographical locations are difficult to specify, and as a result they are bound to raise some arguments in case someone wants to pinpoint exactly where such a place is located on the map.

NUMAW Counsels Labour Leaders

[Times of Zambia]THE National Union of Miners and Allied Workers (NUMAW) has stressed the need for the labour movement, particularly in the mining industry, to exercise a high degree of maturity when addressing issues affecting the sector.

Kambwili Takes RDA, LWSC, Zesco to Task

[Times of Zambia]THE Government has taken public service providers to task for delaying completion of works at the National Heroes Stadium in Lusaka, which is supposed to be handed over to the Government on October 15.

Indeni Shutdown on Hold

[Times of Zambia]THE planned shutdown of Indeni Petroleum Refinery which was scheduled for today has been deferred because of inadequate fuel stocks in the country, Mines, Energy and Water Development Permanent Secretary Charity Mwansa has said.

‘Back Sata’s Graft Fight’

[Times of Zambia]THE Zambia Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) says the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) and other investigative wings should supplement President Michael Sata's vision to combat corruption by being vigilant on any corrupt acts.

‘CBU Addressing Global Issues’

[Times of Zambia]COPPERBELT University (CBU) vice-chancellor Naison Ngoma says the university plays an important role in meeting global challenges through active participation in training and research.

Cathy Gets Two Bank Accounts

[Times of Zambia]SPORTS Minister Chishimba Kambwili has directed that two bank accounts be opened for newly crowned African Boxing Union (ABU) female bantamweight champion, Catherine Phiri to go towards buying her a house and enhancing her education.

Ex-REA Chief Appears in Court

[Times of Zambia]FORMER Rural Electrification Authority (REA) chief executive officer Wilfred Serenje yesterday appeared before a Lusaka magistrate's court on charges of abuse of authority of office.

UCZ Happy With Development Strides

[Times of Zambia]UNITED Church of Zambia (UCZ) Copperbelt Presbytery Bishop Sydney Sichilima has praised the Patriotic Front (PF) Government for its commitment to delivering developmental projects in its first two years in power.

Govt’s HIV/Aids Fight Elates Panos

[Times of Zambia]PANOS Institute for Southern Africa (PSAF) has commended the Zambian Government for its commitment towards addressing the transmission of HIV/AIDS in prisons.

BoZ Maintains Policy Rate

[Times of Zambia]THE Bank of Zambia (BoZ) has maintained its policy Rate for October 2013 at 9.75 per cent despite the 0.1-per cent fall in inflation in September.