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Posts published in “Day: March 7, 2016

GBM Spending Weekend in Police Cells

[Zambia Reports] Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba is spending a priceless weekend behind bars after police arrested him for the second time in 48 hours with yesterday's charge being threatening violence.

Namibians Urged to Use Zambezi Magic to Tell Their Stories

[New Era] Namibian filmmakers and producers gathered at MultiChoice last week to find out how they can use the Zambezi Magic channel (DStv Channel 160) to showcase their craft and talent on the channel and to tell their stories to the rest of southern ...

PF Close Nomination for MPs

[Zambia Reports] The ruling Patriotic Front has closed submissions of nominations for parliamentary seats in the August 11 elections.

PF Gives Guidelines On Military Regalia

[Zambia Reports] The ruling Patriotic Front has sent a note to its youths to go easy on wearing military like attire to avoid putting military personnel in an awkward position.

Be Proactive, Veep Urges Youths

[Times of Zambia] Vice-President Inonge Wina has told youths not to just talk about what they intend to do with their lives but participate in Government's youth empowerment programmes.

Ceec Funds 919 Women Projects

[Times of Zambia] The Citizens Economic Empowerment Commission (CEEC) has funded over 919 women projects across various sectors of the economy.

Dealing With Problem of Environmental Jargon

[Times of Zambia] A fortnight ago, the Zambia Environmental Management Agency (ZEMA) invited me to cover the public hearing on the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) for the Kabwe Development Project on lead and zinc.

Ex-Hillcrest Pupils Give Back to School

[Times of Zambia] Former Hillcrest National Technical Secondary School pupils have donated electrical appliances worth K30, 000 to their former school.

Lightning Kills Three in Chingola

[Times of Zambia] Lightning has killed three people believed to be members of the same family in Chingola, two others are nursing serious burns.

‘Improve Waste Management in Economic Zones’

[Times of Zambia] The African Association for Public Administration and Management (AAPAM) says there is need for the continent to improve in areas of waste management.

Kambwili Applies for Re-Adoption

[Times of Zambia] Patriotic Front Roan Member of Parliament (MP) Chishimba Kambwili has filed his application seeking to be re-adopted as area MP and urged others who are interested to do the same as Zambia is a democratic country.

Chiefs Munkonge, Mukuni Visit GBM

[Times of Zambia] Chiefs Munkonge of Northern Province and Mukuni of Southern Province yesterday morning visited incarcerated United Party for National Development (UPND) vice-president Geoffrey Mwamba at the Lusaka Central Police Station to encourage ...

Is Social Media Contributing to Poor Results?

[Times of Zambia] Social media and over enrolment of pupils in public schools have been cited as contributing factors to the poor Grade 12 results announced recently.

Prostitution – Are Men to Blame?

[Times of Zambia] They say it takes two to tango, and this surely applies to prostitution which is the oldest profession that is erroneously attributed to women, with men being exonerated from the immoral act.

Stanchart Launches ‘The Vault’ Promotion

[Times of Zambia] Standard Chartered Bank Zambia has launched a K1 million promotional campaign dubbed 'The Vault' which will see clients win different prizes.

Govt Acts to Boost Livestock Farming

[Times of Zambia] Government has slashed the price of cattle being offloaded at breeding centres by 75 percent in a bid to boost livestock farming in the country.

Barricading of Kasumbalesa Timely

[Times of Zambia] The decision by Government to secure Kasumbalesa Border Post line with a barricade is a timely and welcome development.