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Posts published in “Day: March 25, 2014

Nkana Leave for Cairo Today

[Times of Zambia]MIDFIELDER Bruce Musakanya is Nkana's only injury doubt as the Zambian Champions leave for Egypt today for the 2014 CAF Champions League second round return leg fixture against Zamalek.

Workers Winning Back Dignity

[Times of Zambia]THE road has been muddy and rough for workers in Zambia, but they can now sigh with relief following the stringent measures Government is taking to restore order and sanity both to the formal and informal sectors.

General Simbeye’s Daughter Aggressor Nabbed

[Times of Zambia]POLICE in Lusaka have arrested Jack Chipokola for allegedly assaulting former Zambia Army commander Nobby Simbeye's daughter, Niza.

Value National Peace, Urges Mwaliteta

[Times of Zambia]SONGS of praise to God and dancing characterised the candle light and thanksgiving service in commemoration of Zambia's Golden Jubilee celebration on Sunday night. Central Province Minister Obvious Mwaliteta called on Zambians to value...

ZRA Installs Kapiri Railway Scanner

[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT, through the Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA), has commissioned a non-intrusive fixed railway scanner in Kapiri Mposhi to increase cargo inspections and enhance revenue collection.

Judokas Impress ZJA

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA Judo Association (ZJA) president, Alfred Foloko has expressed happiness with the performance of the four judokas at the African Junior and Cadet Championship in Tunisia.

Govt to Tighten Luapula Border Security

[Times of Zambia]THE Luapula Province administration has embarked on measures to tighten border security between Zambia and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC).

FAZ Targets 2016 U-17 Women’s World Cup

[Times of Zambia]AFTER exiting the ongoing FIFA Under-17 Women's World Cup with a stunning 2-1 victory over hosts Costa Rica here, the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has now set its sight on qualifying the team to the next edition set for Jordan ...

Three Zambian Poachers Shot Dead in Zim

[Times of Zambia]THREE Zambians have been shot dead in Zimbabwe after being found illegally poaching in that country's Hwange National Park.

Another Confed Cup Win for Debutants Medeama

[CAF]Ghanaians Medeama stayed on course for a play-offs place in the Orange CAF Confederation Cup with a 2-0 home win over Zambians Zesco United at the weekend. The African debutants took an early lead in the last-16 first leg through Nathaniel Asamoah...

ZB Hikes Beer Prices

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIAN Breweries (ZB) Plc has increased prices of clear beer and other alcoholic beverages with effect from yesterday.

Nevers Dumped

[Times of Zambia]THE MMD top brass have unanimously passed a vote of no confidence in party leader Nevers Mumba.

Choma Mayor Fumes

[Times of Zambia]CHOMA Mayor Jackson Makwamba says he is disappointed that many resolutions made during full council meetings at Choma Municipal Council (CMC) have not been implemented.

SDA Scouts for Land

[Times of Zambia]THE Seventh-day Adventist Church on the Copperbelt has said it needs land to build houses for its staff and bigger offices.

‘Drunk’ Cop Shoots Man in Foot

[Times of Zambia]A TRIGGER happy police officer has allegedly shot a member of a neighbourhood watch in Masaiti District inside a police station.

‘Remain Focused on Education’

[Times of Zambia]CENTRAL Province Permanent Secretary Edwidge Mutale has appealed to school-going girls to remain focused on their education and avoid engaging in sexual relationships.

Zambia Owes IMF U.S. $387 Million

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA is still owing a total of US$387 million in Special Drawing Rights (SDRs) to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) as at February 28, 2014. IMF resident representative Tobias Rasmussen said Zambia's outstanding debt stood at SDR...

SIs Reversal to Mitigate Fiscal Deficit – EAZ

[Times of Zambia]Government's decision to revoke Satutory Instruments (SIs) numbers 33 of 2012 and 55 of 2013, will help to mitigate high risks of the widening fiscal deficit in the country's economy, the Economics Association of Zambia (EAZ) has said.

Finance Bank Sets Aside K20 Million for SMEs Loans

[Times of Zambia]FINANCE Bank Zambia Limited (FBZ) has offloaded K20 million from its current loan book for onward lending to the local Small Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs).