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Posts published in “Day: September 8, 2014

Tazara No Longer Crosses Common Border

[EA Business]Mwanza -Tanzania-Zambia Railways Authority (TAZARA) management has announced that trains in either country will no longer cross the common border.

Sata Mocking Hungry Children, Says Hichilema

[Zambia Reports]Opposition United Party for National Development, UPND, leader Hakainde Hichilema has accused President Sata of mocking hungry children in Zambia.

Edgar Lungu Dismisses PF Cartel Talk

[Zambia Reports]PATRIOTIC Front (PF) secretary-general Edgar Lungu says there are no cartels in the ruling party.

Woman’s Body Retrieved From Kafue River

[Times of Zambia]THE Body of a 30-year-old woman who was mauled by a crocodile in Kitwe's Chipata Township has been retrieved from the Kafue River.

Observe Good Biz Practices – PACRA

[Times of Zambia]THE Patents and Companies Registration Agency (PACRA) has urged?Zambian fuel transporters to adhere to good company practices for them ?to access funding to enable their companies grow.

Elephants Go On Rampage in Ngabwe

[Times of Zambia]STRAY elephants are terrorising residents and livestock in Ngabwe District of Central Province after escaping from the Kafue National Park.

50mw Power Plant Slated for Ndola

[Times of Zambia]THE Ndola Energy Company has embarked on the construction of a 50 mega watts power plant to mitigate electricity shortages in the country.

State Seeks Private Sector Hand On Ebola Alert

[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT has called on the private sector to intensively help in disseminating preventive measures to people against the deadly Ebola-virus which has broken out in West Africa.

Govt Eager to Wipe Out Contagious Bovine

[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT is committed to eradicating the Contagious Bovine Pleuropnemonia (CBPP) a cattle disease affecting lungs and has collected more than 60 per cent of blood samples in four districts of North-western Province.

NGO Act Faces Review

[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT and non-governmental organisations (NGOs) have agreed to review the NGO Act number 26 of 2009 to bring to rest the contentious issues observed by the stakeholders.

Three-Year-Old Girl Drowns

[Times of Zambia]A THREE-YEAR-OLD girl of Mwansabombwe in Luapula Province has drowned after a boat she was travelling in with 11 others capsized on the Pembe Lagoons.

Six Die in Road Carnage

[Times of Zambia]SIX members of the same family have been killed in a road traffic accident, while four others are nursing injuries after the car they were travelling in overturne following a tyre-burst on the?Kasama-Mbala Road.

Trio Salutes Zambia Move On Wrong Marriages

[Times of Zambia]THE African Union (AU), Canada and the Netherlands have commended the Zambian Government for its leadership and commitment to end child, early and forced marriages.

Kapumba School Drop Out Rate Alarming

[Times of Zambia]MORE than five children drop out of school at Kapumba School in Chief Munkonchi's area in Kapiri Mposhi every term, while more than 10 are absent from school every week due to the rampant cases of GBV in the area.

K230 Million Monze-Niko Road Contract Sealed

[Times of Zambia]THE Government is scaling up various development projects in Southern Province with the latest being the awarding of a K230 million contract for upgrading the Monze-Niko Road.

U-17 Suffer Injuries

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA Under-17 soccer team captain Paston Daka and three others have picked up knocks ahead of Friday's Niger 2015 Africa Junior Championship final round first leg clash against Uganda.

Chipolopolo Face Mambas

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA begins her quest for a place at the Morocco 2015 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) with a clash against Mozambique in a match that will see the Chipolopolo seeking to continue their dominance over the Mambas.

2 Nabbed for Attempted Bribery

[Times of Zambia]The Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) in Kitwe has arrested two accounts personnel at Kazenene Investments Limited in Kitwe for attempting to bribe National Pensions Scheme Authority (NAPSA) officers with K 30, 000.

Church Urges Media to Help

[Times of Zambia]THE church has called on the media to help build its image so that it can remain a bedrock of morality in society.