Zambia First Lady calls for end of sexual
Lusaka TimesZambia First Lady calls for end of sexual harassment at workplace, demands equal payLusaka TimesThe First Lady of the Republic of Zambia Esther Lungu has called for adoption of sound work place policies that will ensure elimination of all forms of gender based violence, particularly sexual harassment, from workplaces. Mrs. Lungu said there was ...
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 11:18 pm
Nkandu Luo concerned about lack of
Lusaka TimesNkandu Luo concerned about lack of seriousness exhibited by Zambian scientistsLusaka TimesMinister of Higher Education Prof Nkandu Luo talks to Journalists after presentation of their quarterly report at State House on Wednesday, February 15,2017-Picture by THOMAS NSAMA HIGHER Education Minister Nkandu Luo has expressed concern over ...
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 10:54 pm
Zambia Bureau of Standards seizes 19 bales
Lusaka TimesZambia Bureau of Standards seizes 19 bales of used underwear for saleLusaka TimesZABS seized the consignment in line with the compulsory standard ZS 559 which is a code of practice for the inspection and acceptance criteria for used textile products in Zambia. The standard prohibits the importation and sale of used under garments ...
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 10:46 pm
Pressure on ARM Zambia division - Business
Business Day (registration)Pressure on ARM Zambia divisionBusiness Day (registration)African Rainbow Minerals (ARM) is dragging all its divisions down the cost curve, but its troublesome copper business in Zambia may not stay in the company if it underdelivers on company expectations. Another business that was coming under review is ...
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 10:37 pm
Mwamba Kalenga Dropped As Sports Council
Zambia ReportsMwamba Kalenga Dropped As Sports Council ChairpersonZambia ReportsLong time sports administrator Mwamba Kalenga has been dropped as National Sports Council of Zambia chairperson. Sport Moses Mawere announced Kalenga's dropping yesterday saying the entire board has been dissolved. Mawere says the dissolution ...
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 10:21 pm
M’membe Lies in Court; “Post Workers
Post Newspaper general manager Rowena Zulu told the Lusaka High Court that the newspaper had entered into an arrangement with its employees in which their salaries were subordinated to the debt owed to the Zambia Revenue Authority. But the workers talked ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 3:38 am
Zambia’s trade deficit falls
ZAMBIA’s trade deficit reduced to K958.3 million in July 2015 from the nearly K1.3 billion which was recorded the previous month. The country’s inflation rate for the month of August has, however, increased to 7.3 per cent from 7.1 per cent posted in ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:55 am
Prof Bowa encourages youth to study medicine
COPPERBELT University School of Medicine dean Professor Kasonde Bowa says Zambia is in need of more doctors and young people must utilise the opportunity by studying medicine. Addressing the youth at a Meet The Professionals event organised by the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 2:54 am
Notes on community radio and democracy in
Some interesting items on community radio from two very different places. In Zambia supporters of the Patriotic Front (PF) electoral party “briefly interrupted operations” at the Mkushi Community Radio Station on Tuesday “in protest against [the ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 7:38 pm
Zambia's August inflation quickens to 7.3
LUSAKA (Reuters) - Zambia's inflation quickened to 7.3 percent year-on-year in August from 7.1 percent in July, the Central Statistical Office (CSO) said on Thursday. "The increase was mainly attributed to the rising of inflation in transport," the ...
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 7:34 pm