Daily Archives: Jul 3, 2012

Chipolopolo start preparations

THE Zambia national soccer team yesterday started preparations for this Friday’s international friendly against Malawi with 20 players reporting for training at Independence Stadium in Lusaka. And Malawi coach Kinnah Phiri says beating Zambia will be a morale-booster ahead of … read more »

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REIZ buys Arcades at $25m

THE Real Estate Investment Zambia Plc (REIZ) has completed the acquisition of Arcades Development Plc (ADP) at a cost of US$25 million to increase the group’s investment properties. The groups’ investment properties have doubled to K416 billion from K225 billion … read more »

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State not for drug traffickers, says Sakeni

GOVERNMENT will not intervene in the case where three Zambians have been arrested by South African authorities for trafficking in mandrax worth over K25 billion, Minister of Home Affairs Kennedy Sakeni has said. Three Zambians aged between 32 and 40 … read more »

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Wall fence collapse kills boy, 3, injures others

SIX people died on Sunday, including a three-year-old boy of Lusaka’s Chaisa who succumbed to a wall fence collapse when a truck reversed into the fence. The boy died on the spot while three other juveniles were seriously injured. Police … read more »

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Don’t buy cotton now, State tells ginners

MINISTRY of Agriculture and Livestock Development permanent secretary David Shamulenge has warned ginners against buying cotton from farmers at a price that has not been agreed upon by all stakeholders. Dr Shamulenge said farmers in Petauke resorted to burning cotton … read more »

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Investrust, Mazhandu seal K2bn deal

By Business Reporter – INVESTRUST Bank PLC has provided a lease facility of more than K2 billion to Mazhandu Family Bus Services for the acquisition of state-of-the-art luxurious buses. The lease facility of US$ 400,000 will cover a period of … read more »

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Land wrangle ends in tragedy

By Humphrey Nkonde – THREE brothers are on the run after allegedly killing two members of another family following the slaying of their relative, a village headman, over what is believed to be a bitter struggle for a piece of … read more »

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Youth jobs galore…as Cabinet gets down to work

By Brian Hatyoka  and Kaiko Namusa – PRESIDENT Michael Sata has disclosed that Cabinet is working out measures to urgently address youth unemployment in Zambia. Mr Sata announced this in Livingstone yesterday at a public rally saying his administration was … read more »

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Let’s hope for more Bush visits

ZAMBIA has had her own share of various diseases and conditions afflicting her people for some time now. These diseases have proved a huge challenge to contain because of different reasons. Revelations that Zambia has the highest number of women … read more »

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