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Posts published in February 2019

Embattled Zambia MP Chishimba Kambwili Loses Seat

[East African] A Zambian lawmaker who is an avowed critic of President Edgar Lungu will have to seek a fresh mandate after parliament declared his seat vacant.

Kambwili Pleads Not Guilty, Bailed Out

[Times of Zambia] ROAN Member of Parliament (MP) Chishimba Kambwili has pleaded not guilty to the charge of expressing or showing hatred, ridicule or contempt for persons because of race.Meanwhile, Lusaka Principal Magistrate, Humphrey Chitalu yesterda...

CSOs Want More Debate On Genetically Modified Foods

[Times of Zambia] CIVIL Society Organisations have called on authorities to hold public discussions to get an idea of Zambians wish to proceed on the matter of Genetically Modified foods.

Back On Death Row

[Times of Zambia] THE Court of Appeal has upheld the death sentence imposed on a man from Kabwe for killing another man whose father was suspected to be a wizard.

Zaafouri Eyes Chipolopolo Job

[Times of Zambia] FIRED AL Hilal coach Irad Zaafouri says he would be interested in the Chipolopolo job that will be vacant next month.

Kpmg Aids Zanaco Masters

[Times of Zambia] ZANACO Masters Golf Tournament organising committee chairperson Roy Penney says his team will endeavour to make the championship the best on the Sunshine Tour.

Zambian President Critic Kambwili Loses Parliamentary Seat

[Times of Zambia] THERE was jubilation in the PF ranks of Parliament yesterday after House Speaker Patrick Matibini announced declared outspoken MP, Chishimba Kambwili 's seat vacant, paving the way for a by-election in his Roan Constituency in three m...

Zesco Mentally, Physically Ready – Banda

[Times of Zambia] CAPTAIN Jacob Banda said the expected hostile reception in Sudan will not deter Zesco United from picking a positive result against Al Hilal when the two sides clash on Sunday in the CAF 2018/19 Confederation Cup Group C reverse fixture.

FIFA Bans Mwamelo

[Times of Zambia] FORMER Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) vice-president Boniface Mwamelo has been banned for life from all football related activities after FIFA found him guilty of accepting bribes.

Deploy More Staff to Man Health Facilities – Jica

[Times of Zambia] ZAMBIA'S public health facilities increased to 2,479 in 2017 from 1,340 in 2005, while health posts increased to 998 from 98 during the same interval, according to the 2019 National Health Census Analytical Report.

Malawi U-23 Register First Win in Belgium

[Nyasa Times] Malawi Under 23 football national team on Tuesday registered their first win in one of their seven lined up training matches against Belgian clubs in readiness for their crucial 2019 Afcon qualifying back to back matches against neighbour...

Ex-Spy Chief Plots Escape From Abusive Marriage

[Times of Zambia] Former director-general of the Zambia Intelligence and Security Services, Xavier Chungu has asked the Lusaka High Court for a judiciary separation from his wife.

Confident Nkana Off to Ghana

[Times of Zambia] Confident Nkana yesterday left for Ghana with coach Beston Chambeshi certain with of victory during Sunday's CAF 2018/19 Confederation Cup Group C fixtures.

Man Slips Noose On Appeal

[Times of Zambia] A man sentenced to death for allegedly shooting dead Senior Chief Muchinda of the Lala speaking people of Serenje District yesterday walked to freedom after being acquitted on appeal.

Govt, Musuku Extol Sapi

[Times of Zambia] Government says Zambia has lost a gallant sports administrator in Nelson Sapi.

Diggers Coach Laments Player Exodus

[Times of Zambia] 'MEN AT WORK' Diggers coach Lawrence Njovu says it is demoralising for the club to be grooming players for rivals.

‘Cost of Corruption in Africa Very High’

[Times of Zambia] The cost of corruption is very high in Africa and can become an excessive cost on productivity for enterprises if not dealt with.

You’ll Be Left Behind, Justice Minister Warns Opposition

[Times of Zambia] Justice Minister Given Lubinda has insisted that the Government will proceed with the Constitution refinement roadmap, with or without the participation of opposition political parties.