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‘Sate-Sate’ Kampamba Itching for Copperbelt Derby New! 2019-12-11 23:53:42Nkana star Ronald ‘Sate-Sate’ Kampamba is looking forward to Saturday’s big Copperbelt derby against FAZ Super Division leaders Zesc

Ex-Chipolopolo Coach Vandenbroeck is Simba Boss New! 2019-12-11 23:52:23Ex-Chipolopolo coach Sven Vandenbroeck has resurfaced in Tanzania as Simba SC coach on a one year deal. The Belgian takes over at Simba from compatrio

Decision by Bank of Zambia to Increase Reserve New! 2019-12-11 23:42:22By Fred M’membe The Bank of Zambia’s decision to increase the Statutory Reserve Ratios (SRR) applicable on commercial banks’ kwacha

HH Promises to end the Culture of Cadres New! 2019-12-11 23:36:14United Party for National Development(UPND)  leader Hakainde Hichilema has said that he has a 3 phase plan to end the phenomenon of cadres in Zam

Zambia wants the best partnership deal for Kafue New! 2019-12-11 23:08:18Tourism and Arts Minister Ronald Chitotela says his Ministry will seize the opportunity of the visit to Zambia by 10,000 black Americans in 2020 to cr

The Diaspora Community contributes significantly to the growth New! 2019-12-11 23:02:33ZAMBIA’S Ambassador to Ethiopia and Permanent Representative to the African Union,  Emmanuel Mwamba has said the diaspora community contrib

President Lungu calls for the overhaul of party New! 2019-12-11 22:49:39President Edgar Lungu has called for the overhaul of the party structures in Northern Province. President Lungu says overhauling of the structures sho

Resurgent Power Dynamos hammer Zanaco, Kaseba ends drought 2019-12-11 11:31:53Power Dynamos left Sunset Stadium in Lusaka with a swagger on Wednesday following a stunning 3-0 away victory over Zanaco. The result again asked ques

Defend Christian legacy-Zambians implored 2019-12-11 10:19:52Government has implored Zambians to defend the legacy of Late President, Frederick Chiluba’s declaration of Zambia as a Christian nation. Minist

COSAFA U20 PREVIEW: Zambia Battle to End Three-Year 2019-12-11 06:38:15Zambia seeks an elusive first COSAFA U20 Cup final appearance since 2016 when they face Angola in Thursday’s semifinal at Nkoloma Stadium in Lus

Zambeef posts annual profit rise despite tough Zambia 2019-12-10 22:41:10  Zambeef Products PLC has reported a full-year profit rise but the Kwacha headwinds contributed to a mixed revenue picture, in what was a &ldquo

Water levels at Kariba sink to two-decade low 2019-12-10 22:39:14  The Kariba dam has plunged to its lowest level since 1996, raising further risks to the hydropower plants that Zimbabwe and Zambia depend on fo

Zambia Reports

Zambia Elected to UN Body New! 2019-12-12 00:51:57ZAMBIA has been elected as Rappoetuer for the Bureau of the Committee on Private Sector Development, Regional lntegration, Trade, Infrastructure, Indu

Sven Takes up Simba Job New! 2019-12-11 23:31:43Former Chipolopolo coach Sven Vandenbroeck has joined Tanzania side Simba SC. Vandenbroeck takes over from another Belgian Patrick Aussems who was fir

Chipata Trades Lecturer Dies Botswana New! 2019-12-11 23:29:09A lecturer at Chipata Trades Technical School has died while in Bostwana. Dr Kingsley Kakungu had travelled for his residential school at the Internat

Nathan Chanda Warns Aspiring 2021 Candidates against Fighting New! 2019-12-11 23:24:24Copperbelt Patriotic Front chairperson Nathan Chanda says prospective candidates for Member of Parliament in 2021 should not fight incumbents in order

Chipata Councillors reject re-introduction of Bicycle Levy 2019-12-11 10:21:15Councillors in Chipata have rejected the re-introduction of the bicycle levy as they debated the K56, 419 052 budget for next year. Kapata ward counci

Lusaka Cost Of Living Goes Up 2019-12-11 09:52:35The cost of living for a family of five in Lusaka has gone up by over K140 to K6, 418.17 in November from K6, 338.79 in October. The Jesuit Centre for

Military Attire Lands Livingstone Duo Trouble 2019-12-11 09:43:49Police in Livingstone have arrested two people for being in possession of military attire and offensive weapons. Police spokesperson Esther Katongo id

Kalulushi UPND Raise Alarm Alleged Luato Market Demolishing 2019-12-11 02:15:26The Opposition United Party for National Development Youths on the Copperbelt has accused the Kalulushi Municipal Council of having plans to demolish

Solwezi to Get More Boreholes 2019-12-11 02:11:31Over K 360, 000 will be spent on the drilling of 5 boreholes in five constituencies in Solwezi District. Town Clerk Bornwell Luanga has disclosed that

CBU Workers Threaten Strike Over Delayed November Salaries 2019-12-11 02:07:17Unionised workers at the Copperbelt University will today (Wednesday) withdraw their labour should management fail to pay them their November salaries

Kapiri Council Approves K43m 2020 Budget 2019-12-10 23:36:55The Kapiri Mposhi Town Council has approved a K43 million budget for the 2020 civic year. The budget was approved by the Finance, Business, Valuation

South Africans Buying Bodies To Make False Insurance 2019-12-10 23:29:45  A report of the Association for Savings and Investment South Africa says South Africans are renting, and buying, bodies to falsely lay claim to

Times of Zambia

Two men and woman condemned to death for 2019-11-20 06:33:31By JULIUS PHIRI – THE Chipata High Court has sentenced two men and a woman of the same family from Petauke to death by hanging for the murder of

Kaizer Zulu in RTA 2019-11-20 05:57:09By STEVEN ZANDE – PRESIDENT Edgar Lungu’s Political Advisor Kaizer Zulu was yesterday involved in a road traffic accident after his Toyota

ACC cautions ex-ZRL boss Atanga 2019-11-20 05:50:54By REBECCA MUSHOTA  – THE Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) has recorded a warn-and-caution statement from former Zambia Railways chief exec

SADC feeling pinch of Zim sanctions – Miti 2019-11-20 05:46:13By REBECCA MUSHOTA ZAMBIA has said the economic sanctions against Zimbabwe are negatively affecting the Southern African Development Community (SADC)

Govt, IMF agree to address economic challenges 2019-11-20 05:38:56By REBECCA MUSHOTA – THE International Monetary Fund (IMF) and Government have agreed that there is urgent need for more policy adjustments rela

PAC forces RTSA into reverse gear over K1.4m 2019-11-20 05:32:58By JAMES KUNDA – THE Parliamentary Public Accounts Committee (PAC) yesterday turned away a Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) delegation ov

Two defilers in for 73 years 2019-11-19 03:41:23By STEPHANIE KUNDA – THE Ndola High Court has sentenced two men aged 37 and 40 to 73 years imprisonment for defiling of girls aged three and fou

Malawian man loses whole package in savage attack 2019-11-19 03:35:32By JULIUS PHIRI  – UNKNOWN people in Chipata have cut-off a 45 year-old Malawian man’s manhood leaving him bleeding profusely and bat

K3m award for ZAF officer who died in 2019-11-14 05:26:31By PERPETUAL SICHIKWENKWE – THE family of a Zambia Air Force (ZAF) officer who died while in detention at Woodlands police station in Lusaka has

It’s now 20 hours 2019-11-14 05:21:15By REBECCA MUSHOTA – ZESCO has announced a peak of up to 20 hours or more of loadshedding in some areas from the stipulated 15 hours due to redu

Shambolic!…Clueless defending puts Olympic dream in peril 2019-11-13 04:21:16By SAMUEL LUKHANDA – Zambia 1-3 Nigeria ZAMBIA Under-23 Olympic dream was last night shattered after conceding silly goals that gifted Nigeria a

42 fleeced over fake Lubambe jobs 2019-11-13 04:17:01By ESTHER NG’ANDU – FORTY-TWO job seekers have been swindled out of close to K20,000 by fraudsters promising them jobs at Lubambe Copper M