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Posts published in “Day: October 13, 2014

Govt to Build House for Disabled Woman

[Times of Zambia]THE Government will spend K205, 000 towards the construction of a house for a 23-year-old female who is physically handicapped and living with her grandmother in Kansuswa Township in Mufulira.

State Seals Exam Leakage Loopholes

[Times of Zambia]STRINGENT measures to curb illegal access to examination papers have been put in place by the examinations council, Ministry of Education spokesperson Hilary Chipango has said.

‘Forests Data Collection Key’

[Times of Zambia]LUAPULA Province Permanent Secretary Chanda Kasolo says the collection of data on forests plays an important role in reversing high levels of deforestation in the country.

Coping With Jubilee Fad!

[Times of Zambia]A windowless structure with a square pigeon-hole near the rooftop meant to be a ventilation inlet or air vent has been Lazzo's sanctuary since time immemorial...

Nursing School Gets K3.5 Million Boost

[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT with support from the European Union (EU) has allocated K3.5 million to Lewanika School of Nursing and Midwifery.

Good Samaritan Bails Out Orphan Remmy Simukonda

[Times of Zambia]NINETEEN-YEAR-OLD Remmy Simukonda whose story was published in the Times of Zambia on September 22, is overjoyed by the feedback he has received from sympathisers.

AFDB Invests U.S $11 Billion to Boost Trade

[Times of Zambia]THE African Development Bank (AfDB) has invested approximately US$11 billion in the construction of the necessary infrastructure in Africa to boost trade and economic growth.

Let Girls Be Girls, Not Brides

[Vanguard]Tecla, a young Zimbabwean girl, was sold for a few cows by her father to help alleviate the family's poverty. She was raped by her husband, became pregnant and contracted HIV. Her baby died soon after birth. Tecla was only 12 years old.

Gondwe Scoops Top Banking Award

[Times of Zambia]BANK of Zambia (BoZ) Governor Michael Gondwe, has won the prestigious 'Central Bank Governor of the Year Award' at the Africa Investor (Ai) Investment and Business Leader Awards, in Washington DC.

Choma Declaration Fountain of Peace

[Times of Zambia]HAVE you taken time to think about the genesis of peace and unity Zambia is currently enjoying with over 70 different tribes spread across the country?

How Best to Practise Pr After 50 Yrs

[Times of Zambia]While preparing for and celebrating 50 years of political independence, it is necessary to reflect on how we have been practicing Public Relations (PR) in this country; and how far such an approach to PR practice has benefited us or ho...

Mainstreaming Disability Approach

[Times of Zambia]This week, we look at the Patriotic Front (PF) Manifesto for 2011 to 2016 and our attention is on the disability chapter which has provided national frame work policies and practices on how to strive for mainstreaming disability dimens...

Zesco Told to Power Up Service Delivery

[Times of Zambia]THE Zambia Consumer Association (ZACA) says it expects Zesco to improve service delivery following an allocation of K600 million towards power generation, transmission and distribution services.

Striving for a GBV-Free Society

[Times of Zambia]AS Zambia celebrates its Golden Jubilee this year, finding new strategies to root out Gender Based Violence (GBV) will certainly bring a new beginning in the fight.

Namibia Beat Zambia

[Namibian]Namibia got off to a great start in the Africa Women Championships when they beat Zambia 2-0 on Saturday.

Ngocc Reacts to Budget

[Zambia Reports]The following press release was distributed by the NGOCC:

Copperbelt Miners Upset By Poor Governance By PF

[Zambia Reports]Miners on the Copperbelt have expressed anger and disappointment at the poor handling of the mining sector in the province, accusing the government of having neglected the local people who direly need jobs to survive the current economi...