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Govt should release part of the land in tourist sites – economist

By KENNEDY MUPESENI-DEVELOPMENT economist Fabian Chewe says the Government should release part of the land in tourist sites to enable the private sector establish supporting infrastructure such as eateries and camping sites alongside natural wonders.Mr Chewe said an interview in Kitwe at the weekend that most of the tourist sites, the Victoria Falls included, did […]

Kitwe in K5m boost for roads facelift

By JANE MWANSA-THE National Road Fund Agency (NRFA) has released K3.8 million to the Kitwe City Council (KCC) for maintenance works on township roads in the city.KCC public relations manager Mwaka Nakweti said rehabilitation works would include patching up potholes and road markings.Ms Nakweti said the roads that would be worked on were Jambo drive, […]

ECZ explains Kabushi, Kwacha ballots papers

By JAMES KUNDA-THE Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) has clarified that ballot papers for Kabushi and Kwacha constituency parliamentary by-elections were not dispatched to Ndola and Kitwe respectively.ECZ corporate affairs manager Patricia Luhanga said the ballot papers for the two constituencies could also not be verified because of the court petition.“The commission would like to […]

C/belt administration, Grow Links to host business expo

By CHATULA KANGALITHE Copperbelt provincial administration has partnered with Grow Links Zambia to host a business exposition slated for next month.The expo, expected to be held from 20th to 22ndOctober at the ECL Mall in Kitwe is targeting to attract 300 exhibitors from all sectors of the economy under the theme “Sustainable development through green […]

Seven eye Kwacha seat on UPND ticket

By KENNEDY MUPESENI-THE United Party for National Development (UPND) has so far received seven applications for the Kwacha Constituency parliamentary nominations ahead of by-elections on September 15, 2022.UPND Copperbelt deputy spokesperson Godfrey Kamangu said the ruling party around the province has intensified preparations for the Kwacha and Kabushi seats, in Kitwe and Ndola respectively.The two […]

Arrows bag 3rd trophy

By RONALD CHAWE-Kansanshi 6-27 ArrowsRED Arrows coach Mwamba Chishimba has commended his players for beating a determined Kansanshi to claim the highly contested for 2022 Kitwe Playing Fields (KPF)-Zanaco American tournament at Spoilers Den in Kitwe.“Credit to the players, they applied themselves very well throughout the tournament. We knew it was not going to be […]

Mopani Miners Back At Work – Union

[Times of Zambia] National Union of Miners and Allied Workers (NUMAW) president James Chansa has confirmed that Mopani Copper Mine (MCM) employees who were recently sent home when the mining firm placed its Kitwe and Mufulira mining units on care and m...

Mopani Caves in

[Times of Zambia] Glencore, the Swiss-based owner of Mopani Copper Mine (MCM) has rescinded its decision to put its Kitwe and Mufulira mine operations under care and maintenance.

Mopani Copper Mines Workers Want New Owners

[Times of Zambia] Some of the thousands of Mopani Copper Mines workers sent on leave last week as operations were suspended have asked the government to find other investors to take over the assets in Kitwe and Mufulira.

It’s ‘False’ Majeure

[Times of Zambia] THE Government and Glencore, the owners of Mopani Copper Mines, are once again butting heads after the miner's decision to put its operations in Kitwe and Mufulira on care and maintenance for the next three months was given short shrift.

Fake Nurse With Case to Answer in Stolen Baby Case

[Times of Zambia] THE Kitwe Magistrate Court has found a 30-year-old Kitwe woman who allegedly stole a baby after impersonating a nurse with a case to answer and put her on her defence.

3 Nabbed in Kitwe As Rival Gangs Clash

[Times of Zambia] POLICE in Kitwe on Saturday arrested three people after two rival gangs of Kandabwe and Saint Anthony townships fought running battles leaving a member of one gang allegedly stabbed with a school driver.

13 Kitwe Youth Gangsters Deny Charges

[Times of Zambia] Thirteen suspected members of a notorious Kitwe youth gang called 90 Niggas - the youngest of them a 13-year-old boy have pleaded not guilty to a charge of idle and disorderly conduct in a magistrate's court.

Footballer Lungu’s Case Fails to Take Off

[Times of Zambia] Chisamba Lungu's case yesterday failed to take off because of miscommunication on dates when the player was due to appear before the Kitwe magistrate's court.

Mealie Meal Prices Go Up

[Zambia Reports] Mealie-Meal retailers in Kitwe have increased the price of the commodity by K 5 citing high fuel prices following an upward adjustment of the commodity by the Energy Regulation Board (ERB).

Fake Doctor, 19, Arrested in Kitwe

[Zambia Reports] A 19 year old of foreign origin has been arrested for masquerading as medical Doctor at Kitwe Teaching Hospital.

CCPU Kitwe Cops Nabbed

[Times of Zambia] POLICE in Kitwe on the Copperbelt Province have arrested three Community Crime Prevention Unit (CCPU) officers for allegedly causing the death of a 34-Year-Old man.