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Posts published in “Day: April 10, 2014

Point MD to Be Honoured in South Africa, Zambia

[The Point]The Point's Managing Director and Co publisher, Pap Saine, who is also the Dean of Reuters Correspondents in West and Central Africa and a World Press Freedom Hero, left Banjul yesterday for South Africa to attend an IPI Book Launch in honou...

Mukuka’s Burial Today

[Times of Zambia]FORMER Zambian top referee, Chileshe Mukuka will be put to rest today at the Leopards Hill Memorial Park in Lusaka. Mukuka, 72, died in the early hours of Monday morning at the University Teaching Hospital (UTH) two days after he was i...

Three Die in Mwinilunga Bus Accident

[Times of Zambia]THREE people have died while others sustained serious injuries in a road traffic accident involving a Jitotwe-passenger bus along the Mwinilunga-Solwezi Road.

Tennis Body to Host ITFF Tourney

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA has been picked to host the 2014 International Table Tennis Federation (ITTF) World Hopes Week and Challenge starting tomorrow at the Olympic Youth Development Centre (OYDC) in Lusaka.

‘Uphold Ex-Minister’s Sentence’

[Times of Zambia]STATE prosecutors have asked the Supreme Court to uphold the nine-month sentence slapped on former Health Deputy minister Solomon Musonda for the charge of causing bodily harm with intent to maim, disfigure or disable a Serenje man.

Kaingu Sued

[Times of Zambia]LUSAKA lawyer Ludwig Sondashi has sued MMD vice president for politics Michael Kaingu for defamation of character. Dr Sondashi has also separately sued two private newspapers, the The Post and Daily Nation claiming similar remedies ove...

Kabimba’s Call Timely

[Times of Zambia]PATRIOTIC Front (PF) Secretary General Wynter Kabimba's concern in Kabwe and Choma recently that the PF leadership should strive to grow the party and be in close unison with the grass root is very timely and should be treated as an em...

Hockey Teams Summons Six Players

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA hockey team coach Thomas Mumba has summoned six players into the boys and girls national team currently in camp preparing for the Nanjing 2014 Youth Olympic Games.

K500,000 Needed to Curb Twapia Water Blues

[Times of Zambia]KAFUBU Water and Sewerage Company (KWSC) says it needs K500,000 to address the erratic water supply in Twapia Township in Ndola. Twapia Township has in the past years faced erratic water supply as a result of dilapidated water pipes th...

Kitwe Council Sets Record Straight On Land Allocation

[Times of Zambia]THE Kitwe City Council would like to set the record straight concerning the recent land allocation exercise as opposed to what a Mr Nsofwa Mulenga alleged in the Times of Zambia of April 3, 2014.

Zambian Engineer Chairs GAMA

[Times of Zambia]A ZAMBIAN engineer George Sitali has ascended to the chairmanship of the Group of African Member Associations (GAMA) of the International Federation of Consulting Engineers (FIDIC).

Use U.S. $1 Billion Bond Well, State Urged

[Times of Zambia]THE ZAMBIA Association of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (ZACCI) has prodded Government to apply maximum fiscal discipline in the management of the US$1 billion sovereign bond raised from the international capital market.

Simuusa Chides Nawakwi

[Times of Zambia]AGRICULTURE and Livestock Minister Wylbur Simuusa has said Forum for Democracy and Development (FDD) leader Edith Nawakwi should desist from commenting on issues she does not understand.

Kambwili, Masebo Probe Fortifies Graft Fight – TIZ

[Times of Zambia]TRANSPARENCY International Zambia (TIZ) has described investigations against Youth and Sport Minister Chishimba Kambwili and Chongwe Member of Parliament (MP) Sylvia Masebo as a clear indication that the fight against corruption is gen...

Upsurge in Road Accidents Worrying

[Times of Zambia]ROAD traffic accidents continue to rob Zambia of human resources whose lives are curtailed before fulfilling their dreams. Much as all accidents are just as devastating, those involving public buses can be said to be worse off as so ma...

Agri-Tech Park Coming

[Times of Zambia]JIHAI Agricultural Company is in the process of setting up an agro-technological park within the Lusaka East Multi-facility Economic Zone (LE-MFEZ).

ZNBC’s Kalaluka Did Not Err

[Times of Zambia]The letter by John Banda "Friend of the late Keagan Mumba" in the Times of Zambia Newspaper of April 7 2014, under the headline "Kalaluka misled the World" is highly misleading.

Esther Ponders Comeback

[Times of Zambia]FORMER boxing champion, Esther Phiri has returned to the gymnasium but has remained cagey on her future prospect of making a return into the ring.