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Posts published in “Day: February 27, 2015

Cop Gets 25 Years for Defiling Girl (10)

[Times of Zambia]A FORTY-EIGHT-YEAR-OLD police officer who defiled a 10-year-old girl has been convicted and sentenced to 25-years imprisonment with hard labour by the Kabwe High Court.

Be Proactive DMMU, Told

[Times of Zambia]DEPUTY Minister in the office of the Vice-President Stephen Kampyongo has called for swift action by the Disaster Management and Mitigation Unit (DMMU) in responding to incidents in disaster prone areas.

State Assures Contractors

[Times of Zambia]TRANSPORT, Works, Supply and Communications Minister Yamfwa Mukanga has said his Government will ensure that contractors working on the roads in Eastern Province are paid.

Brother Kills Brother

[Times of Zambia]Western Province police chief Standwell Lungu has identified the man who was murdered in the early hours of yesterday around 02:00 hours as Kaitwa Nasilele.

Govt Delivers 100,000 Tonnes Fertiliser

[Times of Zambia]THE Government has delivered more than 100,000 tonnes of Urea fertiliser to small-scale farmers countrywide, Agriculture and Livestock Permanent Secretary David Shamulenge has said.

Rejected Man Defiles 8-Yr-Old

[Times of Zambia]A BUS conductor of Mwinilunga has admitted to defiling an eight-year-old girl because women turn down his love proposals.

Girls Dropping Out of School Is Sad

[Times of Zambia]EDUCATING girls to grow into educated women tends to break the vicious cycle of poverty.

Lungu Looks to God for National Unity, Healing

[Times of Zambia]"If my people, who are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.

Parley Ratifies Chief Justice

[Times of Zambia]PARLIAMENT yesterday unanimously ratified the appointment of Irene Mambilima as Chief Justice following her appointment.

Kikwete Calls for More Trade

[Times of Zambia]TANZANIAN President Jakaya Kikwete has said there is still room for more trade between Tanzania and Zambia.

Chipolopolo in ‘Tasty’ 2015 Cosafa

[Times of Zambia]CHAMPIONS Zambia will kick-off the title defence of the Council of Southern African Football Associations (COSAFA) Senior Challenge Cup in the quarter-finals against winner of Group A in South Africa.

Explain Perks Early – FAZ Told

[Times of Zambia]SPORTS Minister, Vincent Mwale has advised the Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) to explain issues of allowances to junior players before they participate in international competitions.

FQM Moots New Dividend Growth Plan

[Times of Zambia]FIRST Quantum Minerals Limited has announced that the company will establish a dividend reinvestment plan.

‘Bail Out Esther’

[Times of Zambia]GOVERNMENT has made a passionate appeal to the corporate world to bail out Exodus Boxing Promotions to stage Esther Phiri's comeback fight against Sandra Almeida of South Africa next month.

ZLGU Executive Reinstated

[Times of Zambia]THE Sports Council of Zambia (SCZ) has decided to reinstate the Moono Mwila-led Zambia Ladies Golf Union (ZLGU) executive committee after the organisation appealed against its dissolution.

Embrace Change – Lungu

[Times of Zambia]PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has called on Zambians to look beyond cheap political rhetoric and embrace the change that he intends to bring for the benefit of all citizens.

Inflation Rate Drops

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA's annual inflation rate in February slowed down by 0.3 per cent to 7.4 from 7.7 per cent recorded in January 2015, as the country records a trade deficit of K113.7million.??This means that on average, prices decreased by 7.4 per...

Agro Body Tips Farmers

[Times of Zambia]FARMERS in the country should concentrate on the production of commodities that have a ready market to ensure they quickly sell their produce.

REIZ Profits Drop

[Times of Zambia]REAL Estate Investments Zambia (REIZ) profit after tax has dropped substantially to K42.56 million as at December 31, 2014.