Daily Archives: Dec 22, 2011

Convicted former Govt accountants seek bail

FOUR former Government accountants and a local government officer on the Copperbelt have applied for bail pending hearing of their appeal for both conviction and sentencing for theft and money laundering involving more than K2 billion. They have appealed against … read more »

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X-mas, New Year security assured

POLICE have put in place security measures to ensure that Zambians  celebrate the festive period in a peaceful atmosphere, Home affairs Minister Kennedy Sakeni has said. The minister has also warned police officers against soliciting payments when providing    services, saying those … read more »

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ZRA in K12bn account poser

GOVERNMET revenue amounting to K12 billion has been kept in an account at a private commercial bank in Lusaka since January, contrary to regulations that such should be immediately transferred to the central bank. Times investigations reveal that this money is … read more »

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Chifumu Banda election victory put to test

LOSING Chasefu parliamentary candidate Boniface Bota has alleged that the incumbent Member of Parliament (MP) Chifumu Banda engaged in bribery during the last tripartite elections through the distribution of bicycles, hammer mills and ox-carts to headmen. Mr Bota stated that … read more »

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Former Transport Minister Dora Siliya snubs probe team

FORMER Transport and Communications Minister, Dora Siliya, yesterday refused to appear before the Sebastian Zulu-led commission of inquiry and instead sent a written submission. Ms Siliya contended that matters for which she was being summoned were already adjudicated upon by … read more »

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Dr Michael Gondwe : Bank of Zambia (BoZ) Governor Appointed

Dr Michael Gondwe GOVERNMENT through the central Bank has appointed Dr Michael Gondwe from the PTA Bank as the new Bamk of Zambia Governor , says Tumfweko website. Dr Gondwe takes over from Dr Caleb Fundanga who was axed three … read more »

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