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Posts published in “Day: March 24, 2014

AfDB Moots Trade Strategy for Africa

[Times of Zambia]AFRICA is losing more than $30 billion in trade due to lack of effective infrastructure development, African Development Bank (AfDB) country director to Zambia Freddie Kwesiga has observed.

Researchers’ HIV-Aids Seminar to Push for Cure

[Times of Zambia]THIS week, I look at the forthcoming Science Symposium to take place in Lusaka, Zambia on May 2-3 2014 to be held at the Golden Bridge Hotel.

SIs Revocation to Stir Investor Confidence

[Times of Zambia]THE Kitwe District Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KDCCI) has said the Government's decision to revoke Statutory Instruments (SIs) number 33 of 2012 and 55 of 2013 will stir-up investor confidence.

Kagem Auctions Start Bearing Fruit

[Times of Zambia]KAGEM has scored a first with its fourth auction of emeralds in Lusaka in February.

Sata Is Scared of Me, Says Hichilema

[Zambia Reports]Opposition United Party for National Development president Hakainde Hichilema says President Michael Sata is uncomfortable with knowledgeable criticism.

ZDA Ready to Set Up Industrial Clusters

[Times of Zambia]THE Zambia Development Agency (ZDA) is now ready to establish industrial clusters in all parts of the country, Enterprise development manager Kalobwe Chansa has said.

Masebo Dismissal Long Overdue, Says Hichilema

[Zambia Reports]United Party for National Development President Hakainde Hichilema says the dismissal of Tourism Minister Sylvia Masebo was long overdue.

Chieftainess Nkomeshya Linked to Chinese Mining

[Zambia Reports]New revelations have allegedly linked Senior Chieftainess Nkomeshya Mukamambo II to an illegal multi-billion Kwacha mining deal involving a Chinese construction company China Jiangsu International Limited in her chiefdom.

Medeama Thumps Zesco

[Times of Zambia]Zesco United were yesterday left with a huge task of overturning a two goal deficit after suffering their first defeat to Ghanaian side Medeama FC in the 2014 CAF Confederations Cup second round first leg match.

Zambia Stun Costa Rica

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA secured a comeback victory over hosts, Costa Rica at the Estadio Saprissa Ayma yesterday to sign off from their debut FIFA Under-17 Women's World Cup appearance on high.

Rangers Add Salt to Buffaloes’ Wounds

[Times of Zambia]'BRAVE' Nchanga Rangers yesterday added more salt to Green Buffaloes' wounds after handing the army side their second successive defeat after this MTN-FAZ Week Two encounter played in Chingola.

Kalambo Interred

[Times of Zambia]FORMER Zambia soccer team hard-tackling defender, Kaiser Kalambo was yesterday put to rest at the Leopards Hill's Memorial Park in Lusaka.

Revoking SI33, 55 Welcome Measure

[Times of Zambia]THE local currency, the Kwacha has been in a free fall for some time and it did not augur well for the stability of the Zambian economy.

Zambia to Host Musclemen Contest

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA has been awarded the rights to host the Africa Open Body Building championship in August by the World Fitness Federation (WFF) and the World Body Building Federation (WBBF).

25 PF Youths Equipped With ICT Skills

[Times of Zambia]Twenty-five Patriotic Front (PF) youths in Choma District have graduated after undergoing a six-months training in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) with a pledge to help Government in fostering national development.

Mopani Praised for Scooping Awards

[Times of Zambia]Government has congratulated Mopani Copper Mines Plc for winning the 2013 Mining Company of the Year award at the Chamber of Mines of Zambia's inaugural industry-based awards.

Stiffer Penalties Panacea for GBV

[Times of Zambia]THE rising number of Gender Based Violence (GBV) cases makes sad reading especially at a time efforts are being made to rid our societies of the vice.

Battle-Ready Zesco Land in Sekondi

[Times of Zambia]Sekondi -ZESCO United have landed in Sekondi ahead of tomorrow's 2014 CAF Confederation Cup last 16 clash against Medeama at Essipong Stadium.

Kalambo Was Rugged, Combative

[Times of Zambia]The type of defending seen under the English Premiership teams of rugged and combative football is what Kaiser Kalambo exhibited and despite his diminutive size he was a no nonsense man on the pitch with his marking.