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Posts published in “Day: September 7, 2015

Mazabuka Resident Sues AG, Police

[Times of Zambia] A RESIDENT of Mazabuka has sued the Zambia Police for wrongful detention after he was allegedly handcuffed and bundled into a Police vehicle while naked.

Boxers ‘Smell’ Medals

[Times of Zambia] COACH Kennedy Kanyanta was yesterday left a satisfied man after his boxers were handed byes in the preliminary round with some just a fight away from entering the medal bracket at the 11th All Africa Games in Congo Brazzaville.

Don’t Blame Govt ‑ Tayali

[Times of Zambia] ZAMBIAN Voice executive director Chilufya Tayali says the economic challenges facing the country such as the Kwacha's instability should not be solely blamed on President Edgar Lungu.

Ballot Papers Printing Starts

[Times of Zambia] A TEAM of officers from the Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) has left for South Africa for the printing of the ballot papers for Solwezi West and Lubansenshi parliamentary by-elections on September 24, this year.

Conman Nabbed Over Police Training

[Times of Zambia] A TWENTY-SIX-YEAR old man of Kitwe has been arrested for duping unsuspecting members of the public out of K19,200 on the pretext that it was part of recruitment for police training.

Swimmers in Poor Start

[Times of Zambia] ZAMBIA'S quest for medals at the 11th edition of the All Africa Games in Congo Brazzaville started on a familiar note with swimmers putting up a disappointing performance at the Concorde Sports Complex.

Kenya Shot Down

[Times of Zambia] ZAMBIA yesterday roared back into contention for a place at the 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals after whipping Kenya in their backyard at the Nyayo National Stadium.

Zamtel Launches Nonka Nonka

[Times of Zambia] Zamtel at the weekend launched a promotion dubbed Nonka Nonka, that will see one of their mobile subscribers win a brand new tipper truck valued at K600,000.

‘Impose Feed Export Tax’

[Times of Zambia] Zambia National Farmers' Union (ZNFU) wants Government to impose 25 per cent Export Tax on stock feeds to encourage value addition in the agriculture.

ZTK Power Interconnector Works Underway

[Times of Zambia] The construction of the Zambia Tanzania Kenya (ZTK) power interconnector is underway in the various sections of the identified sites for the power lines in the three countries.

Illegal Fuel Vendors Dodge Paying Tax – ERB

[Times of Zambia] The Energy Regulation Board (ERB) has said that illegal fuel vending is depriving the Government of resources through theft of petroleum products and non-payment of taxes.

Mbulu Tips Zambia’s SA Envoys

[Times of Zambia] Foreign Affairs Deputy Minister Rayford Mbulu has urged Zambia's mission in South Africa to focus on attracting private health sector investment into Zambia.

Mongu Road Works Cheer Residents

[Times of Zambia] He has had to abandon his income generating activities in Kalabo and travel 75 kilometres to Mongu to accompany his wife take their sick daughter to Lewanika General Hospital.

Railway Sleeper Deal Signed

[Times of Zambia] Woodgate Holdings Limited has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Wegh Group, an Italian company which will see the two establish a railway sleeper factory in Zambia.

Does Appearance Affect Career Advancement?

[Times of Zambia] Ever wondered why in spite of your remarkable resume, you never got that job! You have a degree and many years of experience in your job role but that promotion still eludes you. Many believe that career success is strictly a result o...

Golfer Sondashi Shines in SA

[Times of Zambia] Zambia's rising golf star, Timothy Sondashi kept up with his top billing by finishing second in South Africa at the University of Pretoria monthly golfing championship with an impressive level par-73.

Understanding the Roots of Boys Brigade

[Times of Zambia] The entire membership of the Boys' Brigade of Zambia recently convened at the Zambia International Trade Fair (ZITF) in Ndola to participate in celebrating the 50 years of existence of the Brigade in the country.

Masaiti Gets Reproductive Health Services Closer

[Times of Zambia] The importance of sexual and reproductive health cannot be over emphasised. Although this is acknowledged in its wider dimensions in international health policy, in practice the emphasis on health in sexual and reproductive programmes...

Sport Unites us – Lungu

[Times of Zambia] President Edgar Lungu has reaffirmed Government's commitment to supporting Zambian sport as it helps in building a strong nation.

Pact On Teen Pregnancies Good

[Times of Zambia] Zambia has been grappling with the thorny issue of teenage pregnancies and early marriages for a long time now.