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ZANACO, Minet launch insurance platform

By ANDREW MULENGA – THE Zambia National Commercial Bank Plc (ZANACO) has launched the General Insurance Value Proposition Platform in partnership with Minet Zambia Insurance Brokers to improve accessibility of general insurance products across the country.ZANACO chief executive officer Mukwandi Chibesakunda said the bank had recognised the profitability of the insurance industry as well as […]

Eagles’ 7s tourney excites Arrows, Diggers

By BENEDICT TEMBO – DIGGERS Rugby Club chairperson Brian Musonda says the revived Zambia National Service-sponsored Heroes 7s Rugby tournament billed for Kabwe’s Broken Hill Sports Centre on September 30 is very significant, especially on the Za...

First Lady’s heart-warming gesture

FOR a long time, our society has neglected or even banished children born with various disabilities for reasons that are utmost outrageous and based on superstition and shame.They have in a sense been treated like lepers who must be kept in isolation, away from the society and given sub-human treatment by the community.In the olden […]

‘Stubborn’ vendors, bus operators arrested

By MUNAMBEZA MUWANEI – POLICE in Kabwe have arrested 19 bus drivers and street vendors who refused to relocate from their illegal trading places to lawful designated premises following an order by civic authoritiesCentral Province Deputy Police Commanding officer Charity Chanda confirmed the arrest of the 19 and that 17 of them had been charged […]

Same sex marriage against humanity – Bishop Mulenga

By MUNAMBEZA MUWANEIKABWE Catholic Diocese Bishop Clement Mulenga has condemned promotion of same marriages saying they are against humanity.Bishop Mulenga was speaking in Kabwe during the centenary celebration of the Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish where he emphasised the importance of families. Read more

Bus operators defy RTSA on sliding windows

By ESTHER NG’ANDU – MINIBUSES without sliding windows have resurfaced on the Copperbelt, Kabwe and Lusaka in defiance of the Road Transport and Safety Agency’s (RTSA) ban on such buses, a Sunday Times on-the-spot check has revealed.


Kabwe man kills wife for twerking

By PASSY HAACHIZO – A FORTY-TWO-YEAR-OLD man of Kabwe has allegedly killed his wife over her twerking style at a bar.The dance, which is a sexually provocative and involves thrusting hip movements, did not please Hakakwale Hamunyati who allegedl...

Five Kamono Farm directors nabbed

By PASSY HAACHIZO and CHUSA SICHONE – THE Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) has arrested five directors of Kamono Farm Initiative Limited and Kamono Cooperative Society Limited in Kabwe for alleged fraud and money laundering activities.

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Chambishi fires Mujembe, hires Kabwe

By SANDRA MWILA-NEWLY appointed interim coach Danny Kabwe says he will do his best to help struggling Chambishi survive the drop with five matches left before the close of the 2022/23 MTN Super League season.

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Zambia’s ‘Green Kabwe’ Plan Should Prioritize Mine Cleanup

[HRW] Natalie Chilikwela is done with talking. The 18-year-old has experienced the harmful impacts of toxic lead contamination in her hometown of Kabwe her whole life and has listened to many promises from politicians - but nothing much has changed. As...

Abide by profession’s dress code guidelines, nurses cautioned

By JULIUS PHIRI – THE Zambia Union of Nurses Organisation (ZUNO) has cautioned nurses and midwives to abide by the guidelines of the profession’s dress code and desist from wearing uniforms that are tight and too revealing.ZUNO general secretary Fray Michelo said he was concerned with the skimpy dressing by some health workers as observed […]

‘Expedite Kabwe airport works’

By KETRA KALUNGA – CIVIC authorities in Kabwe have been urged to expedite the construction of the cargo and logistics airport which has been on the cards for a long time, a local economist has said.

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Easing plight of female inmates, circumstantial children

By PASSY HAACHIZO – THE time was 09:40 hours when the Land Cruiser driven by a female police officer carrying female police officers and wives of police officers across Central Province belonging to Nkwazi Women’s Club arrived at Mukobeko Female Correctional Facility in Kabwe.Here, at the country’s top penitentiary, the female section had 12 children […]

Women celebrate

By JAMES KUNDA, PASSY HAACHIZO and MUNAMBEZA MUWANEI –ZAMBIA yesterday joined the rest of the world in commemorating International Women’s Day (IWD) with a clarion call on society to protect women’s right in the digital space and to eliminate online gender-based violence. Read more

Kabwe Scales Up Measures to Prevent Cholera Outbreak

[Times of Zambia] The Kabwe Municipal Council (KMC) public health department has intensified the inspection of food as it continues closing the gates of a possible outbreak of cholera in the district.

Kabwe scales up measures to prevent cholera outbreak

By PASSY HAACHIZO – THE Kabwe Municipal Council (KMC) public health department has intensified the inspection of food as it continues closing the gates of a possible outbreak of cholera in the district.Kabwe being the transit and the capital district for Central Province has no option but to work hard to ensure cases of cholera […]

A perfect welcome!

By SHAMAOMA MUSONDA – Warriors 1-0 NkanaMUMAMBA Numba described Kabwe Warriors’ hard-fought win over fellow strugglers Nkana as a perfect welcome to his new job at Godfrey Chitalu Stadium.In his first game as Warriors coach, Numba churned out a win for the relegation-fearing side to bring some relief to the club faithful. Read more

Mhango wins Lusaka Squash title

By RONALD CHAWE – ELITE player Preston Mhango says he is elated and encouraged to have beaten top seeds Manda Chilambwe and Kalele Kabwe to win the 2022 Lusaka Club Squash Championship.

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