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Posts published in “Day: November 27, 2013

Policeman Axed in Botched Investigation

[Times of Zambia]A POLICE officer in Kabwe is battling for his life in hospital after he was allegedly axed at the back of his head as he attempted to apprehend a man who had brutally battered his wife.

Nkwazi Are Chess Champs

[Times of Zambia]NKWAZI were at the weekend crowned Lusaka Province Chess Association (LPCA) league champions after finishing the season with a 100 per cent record to accumulate an unmatched 54 points from the 18 games played.

Prostitutes Flee ‘Strict’ Solwezi

[Times of Zambia]MOST of the commercial sex workers arrested last week in a police raid on lodges in Solwezi have fled the district for greener pastures elsewhere, the Times has learnt.

You Risk Becoming Irrelevant, Fire Fighters Told

[Times of Zambia]FIRE fighters risk becoming irrelevant if they continue failing to respond to fire and other accidents on time, Local Government and Housing Minister, Emerine Kabanshi has said.

DPP Gives State Green Light to Prosecute Rupiah Banda, Sogecao Worker

[Times of Zambia]THE Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Mutembo Nchito yesterday sanctioned the State to prosecute former Republican President Rupiah Banda in the matter he is charged with corruption and concealing trucks involving US$180,000.

MMD Disowns Musokotwane’s 50+1 Remark

[Zambia Reports]Movement for Multi Party Democracy President Nevers Mumba has watered down the statement by party chairperson for finance Situmbeko Musokotwane about opposing the 50 plus one vote.

More Nurses Join Strike As Action Spreads

[Zambia Reports]Nurses at the Levy Mwanawasa General Hospital have joined their colleagues at the University Teaching Hospital by downing tools following government's failure to meet their demands.

Chongwe Development Funds Allegedly Stolen

[Zambia Reports]Patrotic Front (PF) officials in Chongwe constituency are scheming how to shield a corrupt official in Kapwayambale ward who has plundered over K40, 000 Constituency Development Funds (CDF).

PF’s Appetite for Loans Keep Growing

[Zambia Reports]The Patriotic Front's appetite for borrowing is getting bolder with Finance Minister Alexander Chikwanda presenting a motion to Parliament to allow for the increase of the amount outstanding.

BAZ Opposes Ethanol Imports

[Times of Zambia]BIOFUEL Association of Zambia (BAZ) has urged the Government to reconsider its decision to import ethanol from the neighbouring Zimbabwe.

Understanding History of Pension Schemes

[Times of Zambia]First and foremost I would like to acknowledge and appreciate Justine Kabwe (Insurance Institute of Zambia President) for contributing to this topic.

Importance of Having Financial Records Audited

[Times of Zambia]TODAY, I want to look at audited accounts as one of the requirements of a private limited company regulated under the Companies' Act of 1994 amended under Cap 388 of the Laws of Zambia.

Chipata TV to Create 200 Jobs

[Times of Zambia]CHIPATA Television proprietor Wilson Phiri has projected to create about 200 jobs in the next two years to empower the local people.

CEC Liquid Wins Top Award

[Times of Zambia]CEC Liquid Telecom has received an award for building Africa's longest single span fibre links, connecting the Information Communication Technology (ICT) market across the continent.

Investment Pledges to Create 30,000 Jobs

[Times of Zambia]THE Zambia Development Agency (ZDA), through the Investor Land Bank programme, facilitated land and land-related matters for various projects valued at US$3.54 billion in 2012.

13,000 Farmers Get Free DAPP Inputs

[Times of Zambia]AT least 13,000 farmers in Southern Province and the Copperbelt will be given a lifeline following an offer by Development Aid from People to People (DAPP) Zambia of free farming inputs.

Makomani – Prolific Media Trainer Remembered

[Times of Zambia]He was popularly referred to as 'bo Muluti', a direct translation of great teacher in the Lozi language mostly among his contemporaries.

Zambian Mining Minister in Luanda

[ANGOP]The Zambian Minister of Mining, Energy, Water and Rural Development , Chistopher Yaluma, arrived Tuesday in Luanda for a three-day work visit to Angola meant for the reinforcement of bilateral cooperation in the sector.