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Posts published in “Day: November 24, 2013

It’s Time to Adopt Club Licensing Plan

[Times of Zambia]THE 2013 Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) league season has come to an end with now record national league title holders, Nkana being crowned champs after some nervy moments in the run-up to the photo finish with Zesco United.

Mansa By-Election Sets Good Example

[Times of Zambia]AS the dust gets settled following the Mansa Central by-election, we salute all the parties that participated, together with their supporters, for exercising their democratic right.

State, Mines Should Dialogue – Expert

[Times of Zambia]A ZAMBIAN mining expert based in Finland has tipped Government and the mining industry to engage in honest dialogue if the sector is to be sustained.

Kalumbila Compensates 100 Displaced Families

[Times of Zambia]KALUMBILA Minerals Limited (KML) says it has compensated and resettled 100 out of the 570 families that have been affected by the construction of its Sentinel Mine in North-Western Province.

Decentralisation – So Many Lessons to Learn From Kenya

[Times of Zambia]LTHOUGH the 2013 presidential elections in Kenya dominated the headlines across the globe, it is the enactment of the new constitution which gave birth to the polls that may keep the Kenyan people satisfied with the governance of their...

Under-17 Women Tackle Bantwana for WC Spot

[Times of Zambia]THE Zambia Women team takes on South Africa's Bantwana needing a win to secure a historic Costa Rica 2014 FIFA U-17 World Cup place when the two sides clash in a last leg, return match at Bidvest Stadium in Johannesburg this afternoon.

Arrows Are Barclays Champions

[Times of Zambia]A SECOND-HALF blitz from an all-firing Red Arrows yesterday blew away Nchanga Rangers in this exciting 2013 Barclays Cup final played before a capacity crowd to lift their first ever title in eight years.

Africa Bemoans Loss of Unesco Heritage Seat

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA was one of the 195 United Nations Education, Scientific and Culture Organisation (UNESCO) member countries in attendance at the just-ended 37th Session General Conference in France.

‘Build Latrines or Face Eviction’

[Times of Zambia]A TRADITIONAL leader in Serenje District has given his subjects a one-week ultimatum to build pit latrines or face eviction from his chiefdom.

Chawama Paved Roads Vandalised

[Times of Zambia]BARELY two months after President Michael Sata launched the Pave Zambia 2000 Project in Lusaka's Chawama, some residents in the township's Nkoloma Ward One have started vandalising the paving bricks.

PF Retains Mansa Central Seat

[Times of Zambia]THE ruling Patriotic Front (PF) has retained the Mansa Central parliamentary seat with President Michael Sata thanking the people of Mansa for showing confidence in the party.

Constitution-Making Process Cheers Britain

[Times of Zambia]BRITAIN has expressed happiness with the manner the Constitution-making process has been handled by the Patriotic Front (PF) administration.

The Will Highlights Orphans’ Dilemma

[Times of Zambia]THERE have been countless plays that have been performed depicting the hardship orphaned children go through - like the proverbial step mothers, orphans are often sneered at and mocked though many times wrongly as difficulty offspring!

Castle 7s a Priority – ZRU

[Times of Zambia]THE Zambia Rugby Union (ZRU) has said the hosting of the Castle International Sevens tournament would be one of its priorities on the 2014 calendar after failure to host the prestigious competition in the past two years.

Two French Nationals Nabbed Over Drugs

[Times of Zambia]TWO French nationals have been arrested for attempting to sneak cannabis into the country through Mwami Border in Eastern Province.

ZGU Elections On Today

[Times of Zambia]AFTER warming up in the traditional season-closing, Levy Patrick Mwanawasa Trophy, the Zambia Golf Union (ZGU) councillors get down to serious business in Kabwe today to chart a new course for the sport.

Helping the Needy Against All Odds

[Times of Zambia]SOME people may be illiterate and extremely poor, but even in their plight they find space to help or do something for others.

Kasengele to Present 2019 AFCON Bid

[Times of Zambia]FOOTBALL Association of Zambia (FAZ) general secretary, George Kasengele is today expected to leave for Cairo, Egypt ahead of presentation of the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) bid tomorrow.

It’s All Systems Go for ZFDS Luano Ops

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA Flying Doctors Services (ZFDS) has completed the clearing of shrubs and over grown grass on Chimika airstrip in readiness to resume medical services to the rest of communities in Luano Valley.

Chipolopolo Leave for Kenya

[Times of Zambia]THE Zambia national team is optimistic of producing a good result in Kenya as the team leaves today to take part in the Council of East and Central African Football Associations (CECAFA) Senior Challenge Cup tournament which starts on ...