Daily Archives: Jun 29, 2012

Stop firing coaches – Mwamelo

THE Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has urged soccer administrators to desist from firing coaches each time their teams perform below expectation. FAZ vice-president Boniface Mwamelo said coaches should not be sacrificed during rough patches. Mwamelo was speaking when he … read more »

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K’millian’s unplugged show thrills LIV

PATRONS at Club LIV, Diamonds of Lusaka, on Kafue Road were last weekend treated to a rare unplugged performance from K’millian, who once terrorised and commanded the airwaves with hits such as Kakabalika, Niwe Weka, Nili Pa Ulendo and Uleibukisha, … read more »

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Egyptian investor to set up shoe plant

an EGYPTIAN firm, Habppy Export and Import, plans to establish a multi-billion Kwacha state-of-the-art shoe manufacturing plant in Zambia. Company director Ehab Snid Soufan says Zambia’s investment environment is conducive to enable the company establish a shoe manufacturing plant. Mr … read more »

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Scott challenges COMESA states to harness science, technology

VICE-PRESIDENT Guy Scott says harnessing science and technology can provide solutions to challenges facing countries in the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA). Dr Scott said this in Lusaka yesterday in a speech read for him by Minister … read more »

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MMD, UNIP ready for dialogue

THE MMD and UNIP are ready for meaningful inter-party dialogue to iron out contentious political issues in the country. MMD, UNIP ready for dialogue said any meeting called to solve matters of common and mutual interest was always welcome. “It … read more »

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Parley committee wants FRA Act repealed

THE Parliamentary Committee on Agriculture has recommended that the Food Reserve Agency (FRA) Act be repealed to allow the agency to buy maize at competitive bidding for strategic purposes only. Chairperson of the committee, Request Muntangasaid this when he moved a … read more »

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Attorney General to contest MMD ruling

ATTORNEY General Mumba Malila has instructed his chambers to appeal against the High Court judgment which quashed the decision by Chief Registrar of Societies Clement Andeleki to de-register the opposition MMD. Mr Malila said in an interview in Lusaka yesterday … read more »

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Opposition must unite to speak for poor people’

OPPOSITION political parties in Zambia have a responsibility to unite and speak with one voice on behalf of the poor people, MMD president Nevers Mumba has said. Dr Mumba said it was his job as MMD leader to criticise policies … read more »

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Science, technology key – Scott

VICE-PRESIDENT Guy Scott has called on the region to focus on solutions tailored around science and technology in order to advance economic emancipation. Dr Scott said science and technology advancement was key to unlocking the economic potential in the Common … read more »

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