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Posts published in “Day: March 15, 2015

Zesco Face Kaloum Test

[Times of Zambia] WITH an eye on bettering the 2009 record, Zesco United need to win big against Guinean side, AS Kaloum this afternoon to put one step in the second round of the 2015 CAF Champions League.

Lungu, Chama Disjoined From Hichilema Case

[Times of Zambia] THE Lusaka High Court has disjoined from the defamation proceedings President Edgar Lungu and PF secretary general Davies Chama in the matter in which UPND leader Hakainde Hichilema had sued the two with Bishop Edward Chomba.

Five Permsecs Sworn-in

[Times of Zambia] ACTING President Ngosa Simbyakula yesterday swore-in five permanent secretaries and urged them to immediately start working.

Breaking Oriental Quarries’ Monopoly in Promotions

[Times of Zambia] THIS week's piece should have been a preview of the interim Women's International Boxing Association (WIBA) World welterweight title fight pitting come backing Esther Phiri and South Africa's Sandra Almeida, but at this writing, it wa...

Nchito’s Stay Tossed Out

[Times of Zambia] THE Lusaka High Court has discharged the earlier order granted to Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP) Mutembo Nchito to stay the decision by President Edgar Lungu to suspend him and constitute a tribunal to probe his alleged miscond...

U-20 Exit Saddens Fans

[Times of Zambia] THE ejection of the Zambia Under-20 squad from the 2015 African Youth Championship has left the soccer fans heartbroken and wondering why local teams have been consistently been knocked out early this year.

Malama Declared Duly Elected Chitambo MP

[Times of Zambia] THE Supreme Court has declared Mushili Malama as the duly elected MMD Member of Parliament (MP) for Chitambo constituency during the September 11, 2011 general elections.

Govt Engages Agro Sector Key Players

[Times of Zambia] GOVERNMENT has engaged stakeholders in the agricultural sector to ensure that hurdles in the maize marketing and Farmers Input Support Programme (FISP) processes are resolved.

Zawa Had It Coming

[Times of Zambia] In the face of some long-running controversies, the phasing out of this important body is likely to be welcomed with less whimpers than some people may expect.

Three Women Nabbed for Torching House

[Times of Zambia] THREE women on Thursday allegedly set ablaze a house belonging to a 56-year-old woman of Lusaka on suspicion that she was a witch.

Top Players for Mopani Zambia Open

[Times of Zambia] HOLDER Wallie Coetsee leads an array of five past winners who have signed up for next month's prestigious Mopani Copper Mines/Redpath Mining Zambia Open Golf Championship in Kitwe.

Zawa Abolished

[Times of Zambia] GOVERNMENT has abolished the Zambia Wildlife Authority (ZAWA), Tourism and Arts Minister, Jean Kapata has told Parliament.

300 Copperbelt Children Neglected, Says YWCA

[Times of Zambia] THE Young Women Christian Association (YWCA) says more than 300 cases of child neglect have been reported on the Copperbelt between January and March, this year.

Damaged Tartan Track Saddens ZAAA

[Times of Zambia] THE Zambia Amateur Athletics Association (ZAAA) has expressed disappointment over the damaged tartan track at the new Heroes National Stadium in Lusaka.

‘Market Zambia to Potential Investors’

[Times of Zambia] VICE president Inonge Wina has implored Zambians in the diaspora to market the country to potential investors and tourists.

MTN League Thrills Return

[Times of Zambia] THE MTN-FAZ Premier Division League spins back to life this weekend with champions Zesco United and runners-up Power Dynamos missing out on the first day of the 2015 football season.

Prison Transforms Kolala

[Times of Zambia] "I TOOK my jail term as though I was in a boarding school confined to studies and not as a prisoner and that is why I have come out a better person than I went in," boasts Martin Kolala, who once served a four-year jail sentence at Ka...

Dingi’s Imprisonment Sent Shockwaves

[Times of Zambia] WHEN Zambia became an independent sovereign state, Government set up various agencies and institutions to fight vices that threatened the economic and political development of the new nation like crime, corruption and exploitation of ...

Govt Empowers Upcoming CB Entrepreneurs

[Times of Zambia] GOVERNMENT has disbursed more than K400,000 to youth groups in Kitwe District under the Programme for Youth Entrepreneurship in 2014.

Nkana in Bus Boost

[Times of Zambia] TWELVE-TIME League champions, Nkana yesterday unveiled their 55-seater luxury team bus worth US$130,000 (about K910,000) in Kitwe to ease the club's transport challenges.