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Posts published in “Day: June 30, 2014

PF Grassroots Members Want Info On President’s Health

[Zambia Reports]As pressure mounts on government to be truthful on President Michael Sata's failing health, the ruling Patriotic Front (PF) grassroots have joined the bandwagon of those demanding for answers regarding the president's travel to Israel a...

Mining Investor Complains of Lawlessness

[Zambia Reports]A local mining investor operating in Northwestern Province has written to State House seeking for presidential intervention in the illegal acquisition and grabbing of mining areas by foreigners in Northwestern province.

Guy Scott Playing “Fool”, Kabimba Illegal

[Zambia Reports]The alleged doubtable mysterious transfer of instruments of power by the out-going Zambian President Micheal Chilufya Sata who is officially said to be in Israel on a working holiday to his Justice Minister Wynter Kabimba must be questi...

Bid to Move President Sata from Israel to India – Report

[Zambia Reports]An investigation has revealed that there were schemes by the government and family members to evacuate ailing president Michael Sata from Israel to India for continued medical treatment.

U.S.$12 Million Housing Plant On the Cards

[Times of Zambia]A SOUTH Africa-based construction company Supreme Aluminium will this year set up a US$12-million plant in Zambia and employ at least 1,000 local people and offer affordable houses.

Gender Imbalance Hinders Women’s Access to Agro Inputs

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA'S agriculture is mainly dominated by women, yet the gendered assessment report for the Farmer Input Support Programme (FISP) indicates that access to the FISP is still dominated by men.

Mpongwe’s Machiya Area Cut Off

[Times of Zambia]MACHIYA area in Mpongwe has been cut from the rest of the district after a truck laden with maize and fish caused the pontoon to sink on the Kafue River.

High Court Upholds Pastor’s Jail Sentence

[Times of Zambia]THE Kitwe High Court has upheld the conviction of a Ndola-based pastor who was sent to jail for obtaining money by false pretences when he pretended to own a nursing school.

Kabimba Is a Destructive Little Fellow, Says Hichilema

[Zambia Reports]United Party for National Development, UPND, president Hakainde Hichilema has responded to incessant attacks on his persona by acting President Wynter Kabimba by describing his as a diminutive, destructive little fellow.

Be Wary of Free Rides

[Times of Zambia]CONTINUED reports of men sexually assaulting women and young girls can otherwise be described as a kind of curse.

Man Takes Second Wife to Prove Potency

[Times of Zambia]A LOCAL court in Lusaka has heard how a man of Chazanga Township married a second wife to prove his potency to his niggling first wife.

‘Good Samaritans’ Rape Student

[Times of Zambia]A 22-YEAR-OLD student in Kabwe was last Tuesday afternoon raped by two strangers from whom she asked for a lift.

Limulunga, Nalolo Hospitals Construction Works Start

[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT has started the construction preliminaries for the Limulunga and Nalolo district hospitals in Western Province, Health Deputy Minister Chitalu Chilufya has disclosed.

Dismissed ACC Official Cries Foul

[Times of Zambia]A DISMISSED Anti Corruption Commission (ACC) officer has bemoaned director general Roswin Wandi's failure to respect court orders to return his confiscated properties.

Research Key to Improved Agro Output – Simuusa

[Times of Zambia]THE GOVERNMENT has emphasised that research and agriculture extensions are key to the development of the sector and contribute to the food basket of the nation.