Of Cholera, Rabies and Malaria - an Air Ticket to Hell?
[New Times] Is this an air ticket to hell? I wondered. Let me get back to that affair in a minute; first, a recap of this week's top headlines.
Former President Calls for Peace
[Times of Zambia] FIRST Republican president Kenneth Kaunda has urged Zambians to desist from violence before, during and after the general elections this year.
President Lungu Warns Journalists
[Times of Zambia] PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu has cautioned the media against being unprofessional in their reporting especially during the campaign period or risk losing credibility and business.
Cholera Kos FAZ Fixture
[Times of Zambia] THE highly anticipated Super League clash between Nakambala Leopards and Nchanga Rangers slated for Nakambala Stadium was postponed due to the cholera outbreak in Mazabuka.
ZRU Suspends 3 Rugby Players
[Times of Zambia] THE Zambia Rugby Union (ZRU) has suspended three Kitwe Playing Fields (KPF) players including international Benaya Mukwamba for their role in attacking a match official in the club's 6-3 loss to bitter rivals Diggers a week ago.
Green Eagles Deserve Better Treatment
[Times of Zambia] Poor old Green Eagles. Having a poor start to the season seems not enough trouble for them with the Choma Municipal Council, from whom they are renting the Independence Stadium, adding in on the trouble by getting into a fit and threatening to repossess the stadium.
Mutanya Wins Lafarge Marathon
[Times of Zambia] MATHEWS Mutanya of Green Eagles yesterday defended his Lafarge Lusaka Marathon for the third year after beating four other runners who took part in the 42.19-kilometre marathon race category to pocket K10,000.
Mother Gives Birth in Bucket
[Times of Zambia] A TWENTY-YEAR-OLD mother of Makululu Township in Kabwe was found giving birth in a bucket of water in a bid to kill her baby.
Ngoma Urges Dr Guy Scott to Rethink His Strategy
[Zambia Reports] Former Vice President Guy Scott has been advised to rethink his strategy to destabilize the ruling Patriotic Front but instead offer alternative solutions.
Gabon Memories - Zambia Continues to Celebrate Fallen Gallant Hero
[Zambia Reports] While the larger part of the country went about their routine business, a sizeable crowd trooped to Heroes Acre to commemorate the 23rd Gabon Memorial disaster behind Independence Stadium.
Kalaba Suffers Head Injuries in Congo Crowd Trouble
[Zambia Reports] Chipolopolo skipper and TP Mazembe midfielder Rainford Kalaba has reportedly suffered head injuries after the club team bus was attacked by AS Vita fans following a league match on Tuesday.
Mbulakulima Says MMD Convention Possible Before August
[Zambia Reports] MMD National Secretary Mwansa Mbulakulima has dismissed party president Nevers Mumba's excuse that it is too late for the party to hold a convention before the August elections.
'Corrupt' Lubinda Dares Tayali to Report Him to ACC in Maize Scam
[Zambia Reports] Agriculture Minister Given Lubinda has dared Zambian Voice Executive Director Chilufya Tayali to report him to the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) for alleged corruption.
Wizkid Ready for Zambia
[Times of Zambia] NIGERIAN artiste Wizkid says he is ready to entertain his Zambian fans at the Heroes Stadium tomorrow.
Zambia, Tanzania to End Illegal Trading Practices
[Times of Zambia] ZAMBIA and Tanzania have agreed to end illegal trading activities and to strengthen the security surveillance on the Nakonde -Tunduma border post.
Zari Conducts Cassava Trials
[Times of Zambia] THE Zambia Agriculture Research Institute (ZARI) is conducting cassava trials in Isoka District in Muchinga Province on the performance and adaptation of the new cassava varieties in the area.
Ndola Energy Project to Expand
[Times of Zambia] THE Great Lakes (GL) Africa Energy Company is currently finalising the statutory requirements for phase two of the Ndola Energy project, which will add 55 megawatts of electricity to the national grid.
Evangelist to Release Peace Album
[Times of Zambia] LUSAKA-based gospel singer Mpundu Mwape is planning to release an album which is aimed at promoting peace in the country ahead of the August 11 general elections.
Taj Pamodzi Hosts ODFL Launch
[Times of Zambia] Pamodzi Hotel recently hosted the launch of the Evelyn Hone College distance learning programme dubbed Open, Distance, Flexible Learning (ODFL) in collaboration with Astria Learning.
All Set for Baby, Kids Expo
[Times of Zambia] LUSAKA'S East Park Mall is today expected to be a hive of activity as the Minister of Youth Sport and Child Development Vincent Mwale will be launching the annual exciting Baby and Kids Expo.