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Posts published in “Day: February 23, 2016

LAZ Salutes ‘Mr Walk the Talk’ Lungu

[Zambia Reports] The Law Association of Zambia says the move President Edgar Lungu to resist taking amendments to the constitution after it was freshly passed is progressive.

I’m PF for Life, Says General Kanene

[Zambia Reports] Clifford Dimba famously known as Gen Kanene has produced three songs supporting President Edgar Lungu.

ECZ Unveils Election Roadmap

[Zambia Reports] The Electoral Commission of Zambia has laid the roadmap that will lead the country to the August 11 general elections.

Lusaka Cholera Cases Go Up

[Times of Zambia] Cholera cases in Lusaka Province have now increased to 40 following new cases in the hard-hit Kanyama Township which has recorded three more.

Vote Buying Scam Exposed

[Times of Zambia] A Scam involving some opposition political party members and other people masquerading as Patriotic Front (PF) officials and Government workers has been unearthed in which they are giving out loans to unsuspecting clergymen and marketeers after obtaining details of their national registration cards (NRCs).

Lungu Flags Off U.S.$105 Million Mwinilunga-Jimbe Road Project

[Times of Zambia] Mwinilunga District in North-Western Province was yesterday a hive of activity as residents went into a jubilant mood at the historical ground-breaking ceremony to mark the start of upgrading of the Mwinilunga -Jimbe road project by President Edgar Lungu.

Counter-Arguments On Constitution Shocking

[Times of Zambia] It is shocking that barely a month has passed since President Edgar Lungu assented to the amended Constitution and some people are already demanding that some of the new clauses be removed.

Govt Secures Millions in EU Power Project

[Times of Zambia] The European Union (EU) has given Zambia 4.4 million Euros in a financial grant for the implementation of the electricity inter-connector project along with Kenya and Tanzania.

Millers Moan High Local Wheat Prices

[Times of Zambia] Some flour millers have bemoaned the high price of wheat from local farmers which, if procured, will increase the cost of production.

‘Let’s Prepare Adequately’

[Times of Zambia] Chipolopolo captain Rainford Kalaba has urged his teammates to prepare adequately by putting in their best at their respective clubs ahead of the Gabon 2017 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) twin qualifiers against Congo Brazzaville next month.

‘High Profile Indabas Will Stimulate Growth’

[Times of Zambia] Inter Parliamentary Unity (IPU) Assembly and the African Development Bank (AfDB) meetings slated for this year will help stimulate growth in Zambia's economy.

Refrain From Excessive Force, Marines Told

[Times of Zambia] Luapula Province Permanent Secretary Boniface Chimbwali has advised marine soldiers to refrain from using excessive force when carrying out their patrols during the fish ban.

Chainama Wins Triangular Golf Tourney

[Times of Zambia] Chainama Hills Golf club at the weekend won the Lusaka Triangular Golf Championship to earn the right to represent the region at the National Quadrangular tournament.

2015 Copperbelt Typhoid, Dysentery Cases Up

[Times of Zambia] Copperbelt province last year recorded an increased number of typhoid and dysentery cases although it did not have any cholera.

Mulusa Calls for Contract Revision Amid Shoddy Works

[Times of Zambia] Special Assistant to the President for Project Implementation and Monitoring Lucky Mulusa has called for the termination of a contract awarded to African Contractors due to shoddy works on Choma projects.

Don’t Hike Lodging Fees – Madzimawe

[Times of Zambia] Chief Madzimawe of the Ngoni-speaking people of Eastern Province has appealed to the hospitality industry in Chipata to help raise the profile of Zambia by not increasing accommodation rates ahead of this week's Nc'wala traditional ce...