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Posts published in “Day: April 28, 2016

‘Pf Adoptions Almost Done’

[Times of Zambia] Patriotic Front (PF) secretary general Davies Chama has said the central committee is today expected to receive all the names of applicants for the parliamentary and local government seats for this year's general elections.

AfDB Indaba Preps Advance

[Times of Zambia] Preparations to host the African Development Bank (AfDB) annual meetings have reached an advanced stage, with Cabinet constituting a committee of permanent secretaries chaired by the Secretary to the Treasury.

Litunga Backs Lungu

[Times of Zambia] Mongu -The Litunga of Western Province has backed President Edgar Lungu's stance that the issue of the Barotseland Agreement of 1964 should be left to the Government and the Barotse Royal Establishment (BRE) to deal with.

EU Hails Zambia’s Agro Policies

[Times of Zambia] Zambia's favourable agricultural policies and the thriving private sector will enable the country to become the food basket of the region, a European Union (EU) report on support to agriculture under the 11 European Development Fund (...

Fishermen Hail Completion of Mongu-Kalabo Road

[Times of Zambia] The completion of the Mongu-Kalabo Road has elated fishermen who are now able to sell their catches easily and make more profit than in the past.

Biofuels Body Spells Out Cost-Saving Tips

[Times of Zambia] Zambia could save almost US$1 billion in five years by substituting the 406 million litres of petrol used in the country, the Biofuels Association of Zambia (BAZ) has said.

23 Zambian Firms Exhibit At Zim Trade Fair

[Times of Zambia] Twenty-three Zambian companies are exhibiting products and services at the on-going 57th edition of the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair (ZITF) in Bulawayo.

Nation Remembers 1993 Football Fallen Heroes

[Times of Zambia] Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) president Andrew Kamanga will today lead relatives, fans and officials to commemorate 23 years since the Gabon air disaster that claimed 25 footballers' and officials' lives.

Mindset Change for Urban Cleanliness

[Times of Zambia] Most African urban areas, including Zambian urban areas, experience the challenge of open and illegal disposal of garbage and waste.

90,000 Tons Honey Stuck in Mpongwe

[Times of Zambia] The Miombo Forest beekeepers in Mpongwe on the Copperbelt are stuck with over 90 000 tonnes of honey due to lack of market.

Tracing UNZA Roots

[Times of Zambia] It was on July 12, 1966 around 15:00 hours (3.00 p.m.) that Zambians and the international community witnessed the colourful and flamboyant installation of the country's first chancellor of the newly-established University of Zambia (...

Zesco Grab Second Spot

[Times of Zambia] Zesco United have gone second on the FAZ-MTN Super League log after brushing aside struggling side Napsa Stars 2-0 in a rescheduled Week Two match played at Woodlands Stadium.

Mwaanga, Sampa Misleading Zambians

[Times of Zambia] We strongly condemn Messrs Vernon Mwaanga and Miles Sampa, the former being a veteran politician and seasoned diplomat, while the latter is a former Commerce deputy minister Miles Sampa.

Lwandamina Keeps Faith in Foreign Legion

[Times of Zambia] Chipolopolo coach George Lwandamina says he will still rely on foreign-based players, including those that are struggling to get game time at their clubs, because they are the best Zambia has.

Trial Date Set for Chingangu Case

[Times of Zambia] The Lusaka magistrate court has set May 4, 2016, as the date for commencement of trial in the theft of motor vehicle case involving former Africa heavyweight boxing champion Joseph "No pressure" Chingangu.

CCPC Cautions Consumers Over Cyber Criminals

[Times of Zambia] The Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) says it last year received 10 complaints involving online shopping frauds and has called on consumers to be wary of cybercriminals.