Daily Archives: Jan 5, 2013

A New Kind of Resolution, Try Vegan Meals

If one of your goals for 2013 is more healthful eating, the Recipes for Health columnist Martha Rose Shulman can get you started. She has proposed five delicious vegan meals for the New Year that may also save you some … read more »

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‘Local suppliers, contractors are our priority’

MOPANI Copper Mines (MCM) Plc has reportedly resolved to give first priority in terms of awarding contracts in supply and construction to local contractors in Mufulira and Kitwe this year. Zambia National Association for Sawmilliers (ZNASM) vice-publicity secretary Rabson Lungu … read more »

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$186m released for Kafue Gorge project

GOVERNMENT has released US$186 million for the development of Kafue Gorge Lower project. The money is from the $750 million eurobond raised by the Government last year. From the eurobond proceeds, Zesco Limited would get $255 million for improving power … read more »

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Help explain rebased currency – Sata

PRESIDENT Michael Sata has directed all Patriotic Front (PF) Members of Parliament (MPs) to visit their constituencies and assist Government in sensitising the general public on the rebased currency. This is according to a circular from the President to all … read more »

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Former minister Muchima arrested

FORMER Lands, Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Deputy Minister Elijah Muchima has been arrested. He has been charged with one count of abuse of authority of office involving KR900,000 (K900 million). Mr Muchima, who is MMD Ikeleng’i Member of Parliament … read more »

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State set to lift timber export ban

Government will soon lift the ban on the exportation of timber, Lands, Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Minister Wylbur Simuusa has said. Mr Simuusa announced this during the launch of the National Tree Planting Programme and opening of the 2012/2013 … read more »

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Veep fetes Bauleni Zone Six stars

REPUBLICAN Vice-President Guy Scott and his wife Charlotte yesterday feted athletes from Bauleni who won medals during the 2012 Supreme Council for Sports in Africa (SCSA) Zone Six Youth Games held in Lusaka. The Vice-President said yesterday that his gesture … read more »

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Zambia, Angola clash in friendly

AS African champions Zambia prepare to take on the ‘Palancas Negras’ of Angola in an international friendly this afternoon, coach Herve Renard has warned opponents at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations finals that the Chipolopolo would be a difficult … read more »

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Nevers’ case adjourned, police bond extended

MMD president Nevers Mumba yesterday appeared in a Kitwe magistrate’s court on a charge of conduct likely to cause breach of the peace. Mumba, 52, of 17C Middle Way, Kabulonga, in Lusaka appeared before Senior Resident Magistrate Daniel Musonda. He is … read more »

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