July 23

  • Zambia: State Forecasts Wheat Deficit

    Times of Zambia

    THE Government has said the country expects to record a wheat production deficit of 72,000 tonnes this year, while the Zambia National Farmers Union (ZNFU) says there will be a... Read more »

  • Zambia: Seal CDF Disbursement Loopholes

    Times of Zambia

    THE subject of the Constituency Development Fund (CDF) is one that raises two distinct but, in many instances, correct views. Read more »

  • Africa: New Financing Agreement to Strengthen Rural Financial Sector in Zambia [press release]

    IFAD

    IFAD invests in rural farmers to boost access to rural finance services in country Read more »

  • Zambia: Court Orders Chilanga Petition Retrial

    Times of Zambia

    THE Supreme Court has ordered for a retrial of the Chilanga election petition by the High Court because it failed to resolve the election dispute in the first hearing. Read more »

  • Zambia: First Lady Wants Child Marriages Fight Intensified

    Times of Zambia

    FIRST Lady Christine Kaseba has described the high number of child marriages in Zambia as a crisis. Read more »

  • Zambia: 'Help Build Kazungula Bridge'

    Times of Zambia

    SECRETARY to the Treasury Fredson Yamba has appealed to Africa Development Bank (AfDB) president Donald Kaberuka to render assistance towards the construction of the Kazungula... Read more »

  • Zambia: Chuumbwe's Minor Victory

    Zambia Reports

    Patriotic Front Lusaka Province chairman Geoffrey Chuumbwe scored a minor victory in the Supreme Court when his challenge against winning Chilanga parliamentary seat candidate... Read more »

  • Zambia: Increased Maize Output Vital

    Times of Zambia

    ZAMBIA'S maize farmers should seriously respond to the challenge by the Government to produce more of this crop whose economic benefits are indisputably huge. Read more »

  • Zambia: Insincerity On Sata's Health Will Heighten Insecurity, Warns Nevers Mumba

    Zambia Reports

    Opposition Movement for Multi Party Democracy President Nevers Mumba says lack of accurate information on the state of health of President Michael Sata will heighten insecurity in... Read more »

  • Zambia: Kambwili Claims the 150 Fired Youths Will Be Redeployed

    Zambia Reports

    Minister of Youth and Sport Chishimba Kambwili has issued another of his doubtful public pronouncements by saying that the over 150 youths dismissed by the Public Service... Read more »

  • Zambia: 'Increased Obesity Among Zambian Women Worrying'

    Zambia Reports

    National Nutrition Commission of Zambia says the increasing level of obesity among Zambian women is worrying. Read more »

  • Zambia: It's All Systems Go for Mutomboko

    Times of Zambia

    PREPARATIONS for this year's Mutomboko Ceremony of the Lunda people of Mwata Kazembe slated for this Saturday, are well underway with Government leaving nothing to chance to ensure... Read more »

  • Zambia: State to Increase CDF for Rural Areas

    Times of Zambia

    Parliament yesterday heard that Government would consider increasing the Constituency Development Fund (CDF) allocation to rural-based constituencies. Read more »

  • Zambia: Farmer Axes Friend to Death

    Times of Zambia

    A FARMER of Kabompo District in North-Western Province has been arrested for brutally axing his friend to death during a drinking spree. Read more »

  • Zambia: Tazara Ops to Be Decentralised

    Times of Zambia

    THE running of the Tanzania Zambia Railways Authority (TAZARA) will be decentralised by August 1 this year and not that the two countries will split the company as earlier... Read more »

  • Zambia: Kidnapped Felix Ngoma Reaches Zambian Parley

    Zambia Reports

    Foreign Affairs Minister Harry Kalaba was pinched out of his slumber on the kidnapped Zambian national in Sudan when Monze Central Member of Parliament Jack Mwiimbu questioned the... Read more »

  • Zambia: AfDB Pledges More Support

    Times of Zambia

    THE African Development Bank (AfDB) has praised Zambia for her macro-economic stability and the progress it continues to make in various economic sectors. Read more »

  • Zambia: Etoile Coach Predicts Tough Nkana Clash

    Times of Zambia

    ETOILE du Sahel coach, Dragan Cvetkovic has predicted a tough encounter when the Tunisian giants clash with Nkana in Saturday's CAF Confederation Cup Group B match in Kitwe as it... Read more »

  • Zambia: 'Don't Demean Female Children'

    Times of Zambia

    GOVERNMENT and police have urged parents not to use demeaning names against their female children but instead encourage them to do well in life so as to help reduce cases of... Read more »

  • Zambia: No Cash Rewards for Shepolopolo - Kambwili

    Times of Zambia

    GOVERNMENT has said there will be no cash rewards for the Zambia senior women football team for their historic qualification to the 2014 African Women's Championship (AWC) finals... Read more »

  • Zambia: Monitor Gas, Oil Exploration - Zami

    Times of Zambia

    THE Zambia Alternative Mining Indaba (ZAMI) has urged the Government to establish the necessary legal, institutional, financial and technical capacity to manage and monitor oil... Read more »

  • Zambia: Zambia Begin Glasgow Medal Hunt

    Times of Zambia

    ZAMBIAN athletes today begin their medal hunt with female judoka Abigail Chindele only a fight away from giving the country the first medal as the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games... Read more »

  • Zambia: Zambia to Stage Zone Six Badminton Tourney

    Times of Zambia

    GOVERNMENT has given Badminton Zambia (BZ) a nod to host the 2014 Zone Six Badminton Championship slated for November 16 to 18. Read more »

  • Zambia: Kabwe Cleaner 'Steals'over K30,000

    Times of Zambia

    POLICE in Kabwe have arrested a cleaner at Kabwe Municipal Council (KMC) for allegedly withdrawing more than K30,000 from the council's account using different forged signatures. Read more »

  • Zambia: Chipata to Get Maize Milling Plant

    Times of Zambia

    CARGIL Zambia will establish a maize milling plant in Chipata District to mitigate the erratic supply of mealie-meal in Eastern Province. Read more »

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