Tag Archives: North-Western Province

Stephen Masumba appointed new provincial minister for North-Western Province

President Sata has appointed newly-elected Mufumbwe PF Member of Parliament Stephen Masumba as provincial minister for North-Western Province. Masumba replaces Josephine Limataa, who has been transferred to Southern Province in the same capacity. This is contained in a statement issued … read more »

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Widowed mother endures life with six sets of twins

Sunday, May 22, 2011 IT is common to hear of a couple having a set of twins. It is also not entirely unusual to hear of a couple having triplets, but it is rare for a woman to have six … read more »

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‘Vote for capable leader’

CHIEF Munyambala of Mufumbwe has appealed to Zambians to vote for a capable leader who will sustain the development Zambia has recorded under President Banda’s leadership. The chief said in Lusaka yesterday that the electorate should look out for quality … read more »

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Zambia K83 billion ($16 Million USD) hefty allowances, give it back

NAMWALA Member of Parliament (MP) Robbie Chizhyuka has asked Zambians to demand back the hefty allowances from UPND members who attended the National Constitutional Conference (NCC) following the betrayal by the party’s Members of Parliament (MP) over the constitutional amendment … read more »

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Saudis plan major pineapple project US$125 million

By CYNTHIA MWALE SAUDI firm Menafea Holding intends to invest US$125 million in a 5,000-hectare farm in North-Western Province this year and in building 2,000 housing units in Lusaka South multi-facility economic zone (MFEZ). The project is expected to create … read more »

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Zambia awards oil, gas exploration licences

By CYNTHIA MWALE EXILE Resources Incorporated and Barotse Petroleum Company have been granted licences to start exploration of oil and gas in the Eastern and Western provinces, respectively, Minister of Mines and Minerals Development Maxwell Mwale has said.   Mr … read more »

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MMD happy with Mulongoti sacking

By JIMMY CHIBUYE MMD provincial executive committees and two civil society organisations have backed President Banda’s decision to dismiss party chairman for elections Mike Mulongoti from his ministerial position. The provincial committees and the civil society organisations have also backed … read more »

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Zambia: Ministers, Permanent Secretary changes

By Times Reporter PRESIDENT Rupiah Banda has with immediate effect made changes at Deputy Minister and Permanent Secretary levels with newly-elected Mpulungu Member of Parliament Given Mung’omba being appointed as Deputy Minister in the Ministry of Science, Technology and Vocational … read more »

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Zambia: Pay back CEEC loans

By STEVEN MVULA NORTH-WESTERN Province permanent secretary Eustern Mambwe has appealled to people in the province who got loans from the Citizens Economic Empowerment Commission (CEEC) to start paying back so that others can also benefit. Dr Mambwe was speaking … read more »

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