Monthly Archives: May 2012

Jubilee Jumbo to take flight

Jubilee Jumbo to take flight BA to fly laudatory message to the queen around the world  One of British Airways’ fleet of Boeing 747s is now featuring a very special emblem to mark the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee.  The celebratory aircraft will … read more »

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Emirates online connects passengers to the world

Emirates, one of the world’s fastest growing airlines, is connecting with the rapidly-increasing Zambian online community through its website www.emirates.com/zm, offering customers secure, convenient and efficient booking options. Completely secure, emirates.com/zm is a fast and efficient way for people to … read more »

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Mumba Chakulya

Mumba Chakulya, 23, was nominated for the UKZAMBIANS excellence Awards Inspiration of the Year Award. She is a Northumbria University Law graduate who has a passion for giving back to society what she continually learns positively from it every day. … read more »

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Sata Eager Improve Rural Areas

PRESIDENT Michael Sata has directed Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Works, Supply, Transport and Communication, Francis Kamanga to come up with a practicable proposal on rural road construction. And the President has disclosed that, for the first time in … read more »

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Govt Issues More Broadcasting Licences

GOVERNMENT has issued full broadcasting licences to one private television station and seven private and community radio stations. The Ministry of Information, Broadcasting and Labour has also announced that the Government has issued construction permits to eight private and community … read more »

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Govt Unveils Maize Floor Price

GOVERNMENT has maintained the maize floor prize for the 2012/2013 marketing season at K65,000 per 50kg bag and K1,300,000 for a tonne. Minister of Agriculture and Livestock Emmanuel Chenda, who made the announcement in Lusaka yesterday, said the 2012/13 floor … read more »

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Mpulungu Stampede Victims Buried

THE nine victims who were crushed during a job stampede in Mpulungu District were yesterday put to rest. Northern Province Permanent Secretary Emmanuel Mwamba said the eight were buried in Mpulungu while the ninth victim was buried in Mbala. Mr … read more »

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5 Die In Chipata Road Accident

FIVE people died on the spot in a road traffic accident that happened at Mgubudu area on Chipata-Lundazi Road in Chipata, Eastern Province. Provincial police chief, Grace Chipalila confirmed the accident in Chipata yesterday which happened on Tuesday around 21:00 … read more »

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Dangote Cement Construction Hits Setback

CONSTRUCTION  of the US$500 million cement plant in Masaiti District on the Copperbelt by Dangote Industries, has suffered a set back following delays by the Government to issue the company with a mining licence. Dangote Industries general manager Viveka Heblikar … read more »

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