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Chiluba to be put to rest in Lusaka today

By Times Reporter THE second president of the Republic of Zambia Frederick Chiluba, who died on June 18, 2011 and will be put to rest in Lusaka today, represented many things to many people. The outpouring of grief that has … read more »

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POST, Nchitos K14 billion trail begins

By Times Reporter TRIAL in a case in which Development Bank of Zambia (DBZ) has sued The Post Newspaper Limited, Mutembo and Nchima Nchito, and JCN Holdings over a K14 billion loan started yesterday in the Lusaka High Court. And … read more »

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ACC nabs 2 Lusaka cops for receiving a bribe amounting to K32 million

By Times Reporter THE Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has arrested two police officers in Lusaka for soliciting and receiving a bribe of K32 million from a Zambian of Asian origin. The two detective inspectors from the Zambia Police Service headquarters were … read more »

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Axe falls on Shoprite unionised workers

By Times Reporter SHOPRITE management has sacked all unionised workers countrywide following a four-day strike that has paralysed operations. Shoprite deputy general manager Charles Bota told ZNBC News last evening that all the unionised workers had been dismissed for non-compliance … read more »

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Trade Unions condemn Sata on homosexual rights

By Times Reporter ZAMBIA Congress of Trade Unions (ZCTU) president, Leonard Hikaumba has condemned Patriotic Front (PF) leader Michael Sata for championing homosexual rights and described his recent crusade as immoral. Mr Hikaumba said Mr Sata should show which part … read more »

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PRESIDENT Rupiah Banda meets Zimbabwean Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai

By Times Reporter PRESIDENT Rupiah Banda yesterday met Zimbabwean Prime Minister Morgan Tsvangirai for consultations ahead of next week’s Southern African Development Community (SADC) Troika meeting in Livingstone, whose focus will be regional security. Special assistant to the president for … read more »

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Zambian women nabbed for drug trafficking

By Times Reporter TWO Zambian women have been arrested in Pakistan and South Africa for drug trafficking, the Drug Enforcement Commission (DEC) has said.   DEC spokesperson, John Nyawali said in a Press statement yesterday that, Christine Musonda Banda, 35, … read more »

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VICE-President George Kunda presents Constitution Bill

By Times Reporter VICE-President George Kunda yesterday presented to Parliament the Republican Constitution Bill number 60 of 2010 that will provide for the printing and publication of the amended Constitution. Mr Kunda said the Bill, which was presented to the … read more »

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Zambia: Litunga ready to discuss Barotse Agreement

By Times Reporter THE Litunga of the Lozi people of Western Province is ready to engage the Government on issues surrounding the Barotse Agreement, provincial Minister Richard Mwapela has said. Mr Mwapela said in a telephone interview from Mongu yesterday … read more »

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