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Posts published in “Day: August 12, 2014

Lusamba Is a Comedian – UPND

[Zambia Reports]The United Party for National Development, UPND, says MMD youth Bowman Lusambo is a comedian on the political scene and should not be taken seriously.

Decentralisation Will Empower Masses

[Times of Zambia]WHEN the Government approved the National Decentralisation Policy in 2013, it was expected that this would inevitably come with various benefits, most of which had hitherto eluded the people, especially at the grassroots level.

Govt to Meet Faz On Janza

[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT says it will meet the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) on why they did not employ Honour Janza as a full-time Chipolopolo coach.

‘Mighty’ Lose, Kalulushi Go Top

[Times of Zambia]LEADERSHIP of the FAZ Division One North exchanged hands for the umpteenth time after 'Mighty' Mufulira Wanderers suffered defeat to Chambishi, allowing Kalulushi Modern Stars to reclaim top slot as promotion to the elite league heats up.

Women’s Chess Team Beats Tunisia

[Times of Zambia]THE Zambia women chess team bounced back to winning ways, beating Tunisia at the on-going World Chess Olympiads in Tromso, Norway as the men's squad this time around suffered defeat, a contrast to previous round results.

Chief Liteta Dragged to Court

[Times of Zambia]CHIEF Liteta of the Lenje speaking people of Chibombo District has been dragged to court by two of his subjects who have accused him of threatening violence.

Rwanda Ends Zambia’s Pepsi Cricket Hopes

[Times of Zambia]RWANDA yesterday ended Zambia's hopes of winning the Pepsi 2014 International Cricket Council (ICC) Africa Under-19 Division Two tournament with a three wickets win over the hosts in a match played Metropolitan Cricket Club in Lusaka.

Mopani Mine to Renew Ties With Zamefa

[Times of Zambia]MOPANI Copper Mines (MCM) will renew its partnership with Zambia Metal Fabricators (ZAMEFA) to enhance local value addition.

Chipolopolo Regroups

[Times of Zambia]SEVENTEEN of the 26 local players summoned for the Chipolopolo three-day training programme reported to camp yesterday as newly appointed interim coach Honour Janza got his preparations for the Morocco 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON...

1,000 Firms Face Closure

[Times of Zambia]MORE than 1000 companies may be de-registered by the Patents and Companies Registration Agency (PACRA) if they fail to comply with the law on submission of annual returns in the next three months.

Fire Sweeps Through Chamboli Market

[Times of Zambia]OVER 200 makeshift stalls and merchandise worth hundreds of Kwacha have been reduced to rubble after fire swept through a section of Chamboli Market in Kitwe on Sunday.

Mpika Shines As Coke Schools Kicks Off

[Times of Zambia]MPIKA DAY Secondary School kicked off their 2014 Copa Coca Cola Schools boys football tournament on a sound note yesterday, winning their opening two matches and scoring seven goals at the Olympic Youth Development Centre (OYDC) in Lus...

Church Members Testify Against Bishop

[Times of Zambia]THREE Holy Fire Christian Ministry Church members have testified how a bishop allegedly sexually abused them on the pretext that he was cleansing them of the evil spirits.

State Warns Poachers

[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT has warned of stern action against poachers and other people engaged in illegal wildlife trade.

Funds Released for Luena Dam Works

[Times of Zambia]THE Government has released K100, 000 for the construction of Lufubu dam in Luena farm bloc in Kawambwa District of Lupuala Province.

CEEC Disburses Over K40 Million

[Times of Zambia]THE Citizens Economic Empowerment Commission (CEEC) has disbursed K40.379 million to 801 projects as at June 30, 2014, against the approved K98.148 million for 1,526 projects.

We’re Ready for 2019 – Scott

[Times of Zambia]REPUBLICAN Vice-President, Guy Scott has urged the Confederation of African Football (CAF) to give Zambia a chance to host the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON)).

ZCTU Smells a Rat in K3.3 Million Scam

[Times of Zambia]THE Zambia Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) says it suspects that the scam involving the alleged theft of K3.3 million at the Ministry of Local Government and Housing could also involve senior ministry officials.

Breastfeeding Panacea for Child Mortality

[Times of Zambia]THE Civil Society Organisation for Scaling Up Nutrition (CSO-SUN) has implored mothers to ensure their babies are breastfed.