Daily Archives: Jan 11, 2013

Chanda Chimba consoles Shikapwasha at court

RUPIAH Banda’s propagandist Chanda Chimba III yesterday encouraged former information minister Lt Gen Ronnie Shikapwasha to be strong when they appeared at court in connection with their alleged diversion of public funds towards MMD propaganda documentaries and publications. And Lusaka … read more »

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Tree planting plan answer to unemployment problem

SINCE 1990, Zambia has lost more than six per cent of its forest cover due to deforestation influenced by human activities and socio-economic development. The loss in forest cover between 1990 and 2010 was on an average of 0.32 per … read more »

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Seeking solutions to Lusaka floods

FLOODS have become an annual problem in Zambia and Government is spending huge sums of money to address this seemingly unending problem. Lusaka has been hit the hardest by this problem because of numerous factos among them blocked storm drains … read more »

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Intercity Bus Terminus: Carpet in a piggery

Awakening THE Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) has warned that it will enforce safety and traffic rules against those violating road safety regulations. The following violations, among others, have recorded notorious incidents of occurrence: •Motor vehicles transporting a mixture … read more »

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ZCF to set up milling plants

THE Zambia Cooperative Federation (ZCF) will this year set up milling plants in selected provincial centres to mill the maize grown by cooperative societies. The federation has identified milling as the first priority area in the value addition chain it … read more »

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Chipolopolo coach Renard confident

WITH eight days before the kick-off of the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) finals in South Africa, Zambia coach, Herve Renard has assured the football fraternity that the African champions will not suffer an early exit from the 29th … read more »

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Reeve improves at Dakar Rally

ZAMBIA’S top rider David  Reeve moved up to sixth in the rookie standings and 40th overall after the fifth stage of the 2013 Dakar Rally in Peru on Wednesday. Despite a fall on a hill during the 136-kilometre race where Frenchman … read more »

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MTN-FAZ league ranked 11th in Africa

THE MTN-FAZ Super Division has received high international recognition after being ranked as the 11th best in Africa with Zambia coach Herve Renard named world’s fifth best coach by the International Federation of Football History and Statistics (IFFHS). In putting … read more »

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Wait for your day in court, Nevers told

GOVERNEMNT has advised opposition MMD president Nevers Mumba to wait for his defence in court and not accuse Government of political persecution. Information and Broadcasting Services Minister Kennedy Sakeni, who is Chief Government spokesperson, advised Dr Mumba not to comment … read more »

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