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Posts published in “Day: November 11, 2015

Horticulture Investment Opportunities Study On

[Times of Zambia] AGRI PROFOCUS Zambia in conjunction with Agri-Business Incubation Trust (AgBIT) and SNV Netherlands Development Organisation in Zambia have embarked on a market study to determine investment opportunities in the horticulture sector.

Bank Sector Forecast Good

[Times of Zambia] THE country has continued recording positive achievements in the banking sector in the past 10 years or more largely due to robust financial education campaigns by both Government and the banks themselves.

Pupil Gets 5 Years for Manslaughter

[Times of Zambia] A GRADE ten pupil has been sentenced to five years imprisonment with hard labour for manslaughter.

Comesa Launches Seed Variety Catalogue

[Times of Zambia] THE Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) has launched its seed variety catalogue aimed at facilitating farmers' access to improved varieties from all member states through simplified customs procedure.

PF Govt to Borrow More, IMF Shocked

[Zambian Watchdog] The PF government with their usual appetite to borrow are in the process of secretly acquiring another loan from the usual expensive commercial window meant to briefly stabilise the falling Kwacha

Mansa Hubby Killer Convicted

[Times of Zambia] A SIXTY-SEVEN-YEAR-OLD grandmother has been convicted by a Mansa High Court for causing the death of her husband during a fight.

147,000 Obtain NRCS in Eastern Province

[Times of Zambia] ABOUT 147,000 people have obtained their National Registration Cards (NRCs) in the ongoing mobile national registration exercise in Eastern Province.

ZRA in Another Tax Raid

[Times of Zambia] THE Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) yesterday served a warrant of distress on Homebase Hardware Limited of Lusaka for mis-classifying and undervaluing imported glass worth K145,000.

WB Tips African Countries

[Times of Zambia] THE World Bank has urged African countries to diversify into agriculture to help address the continent's myriad of economic challenges.

Tazara Gets New Locomotives

[Times of Zambia] THE Tanzania Zambia Railway Authority (TAZARA) has acquired four new diesel-electric mainline locomotives and 18 new passenger coaches valued at US$22.4 million.

Luangwa River – Chama Road Works Done

[Times of Zambia] THE EIGHT-SIX kilometre Luangwa River - Chama Road will be completed by next month while all the township roads in the district have since been completed.

Mununshi Bananas to Diversify

[Times of Zambia] COLWYN Limited, the owners of Mununshi Bananas in Mwense District of Luapula Province, plans to invest US$500,000 in growing a variety of citrus fruits at its plantation.

Zambian Leader Congratulates Angola for 40 Years of Independence

[ANGOP] Luanda -The President of the Republic of Zambia, Edgar Lungu Changwa, addressedTuesday a congratulatory message to the Angolan people for 40 years of national independence to be marked on November 11, Wednesday.

Police Officers Face the Music After Demeaning President Lungu

[Zambia Reports] Police Officers face suspension pending disciplinary hearing for calling for regime change One senior Traffic Police Officer in Charge of traffic and two other Juniors officers from a named Police Station may soon be discharged from th...

Nevers Says MMD Will Bounce Back in 2016

[Zambia Reports] Opposition Movement for Multi Party Democracy president Nevers Mumba may have said something only he believes that the former ruling party will bounce back to power at the next election.

Happy 59th Birthday President Lungu

[Zambia Reports] President Edgar Lungu today hit the 59th birthday mark and may have a few reflections on a day coincidentally that his predecessor President Michael Sata was put to rest.