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Posts published in “Day: January 11, 2016

Govt Sets Uniform School User Fees

[Times of Zambia] Government has fixed user fees for all public schools countrywide to enable more children to attain decent education.

SCZ Under Fire

[Times of Zambia] The Sports Council of Zambia (SCZ) has come under attack, with the Handball Association of Zambia (HAZ) saying the sport governing body is too petty.

Bad Weather Halts Africa Golf Open

[Times of Zambia] Play at the R15 million-rich BMW South Africa golf Open tournament was yesterday afternoon suspended due to stormy weather conditions with Zambian Madalitso Muthiya hanging on to dear life.

Chipolopolo Shift Camp

[Times of Zambia] Zambia yesterday shifted their training base to South Africa as the team entered the last phase of preparations for the African Nations Championship (CHAN) tournament that kicks off in seven days' time in Kigali, Rwanda.

Police Nab 12 in Mansa Riot

[Times of Zambia] At least 12 people were arrested in Mansa yesterday following a riot sparked by an alleged incident of shoplifting.

ZCU Appoints Gains Girls’ Matron

[Times of Zambia] The Zambia Cricket Union (ZCU) has appointed Standard Chartered Bank (SCB) chief risk and senior credit officer, Tracey Gains as matron of the Girls' Cricket in Zambia.

Antonio Mwanza – Grade 12 Certificate Brouhaha

[Zambia Reports] Ever since President Chagwa assented to the Constitution Amendment Bill there has been HULLABALOO over the Clause that requires those aspiring for the position of Councillor or MP to have a minimum of Grade 12 Certificate.

Constitution Ushers in Zambia’s New Era

[Times of Zambia] THE coming into force of the amended and people-driven Constitution of Zambia on January 5, 2016, was not only the culmination of the country's Constitution-making process that, in my opinion, started after the divisive 1967 UNIP part...

Public Order Act Needs Revision

[Times of Zambia] At the peak of the struggle for independence in Zambia, the Public Order Act was one regulation Zambian nationalists dreaded.

GMB Gets Nod to Import 230 000 Tonnes

[The Herald] The food crisis in the country is expected to ease, with the Grain Marketing Board set to urgently import at least 230 000 tonnes of maize from Zambia. The State Procurement Board (SPB) has since approved GMB's request to import the staple...

Womaniser Dumps Own Family!

[Times of Zambia] MANY times, men leave their home towns in search of employment. Some of these men have worked for some companies before but due to unforeseeable circumstances, they have lost their jobs either through retrenchments, dismissals or beca...

Understanding 50+1 Vote Clause

[Times of Zambia] ZAMBIA has been using the First-Past-The-Post (FPTP) or winner takes all systems to elect a Republican president.

L-400 Road Project Changes Lusaka

[Times of Zambia] DEVELOPMENT is not about getting ahead of other countries, but ensuring that people are provided with what they require to improve their lives.

Exploring IDC’s Energy Vision

[Times of Zambia] ZAMBIA is blessed with a wide array of natural resources including some of the most envied sustainable energy resources, particularly sunlight and wind.