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NKANA FC BATTLES SAN PEDRO

Zambia’s envoy in the CAF Confederation Cup, Nkana Football club this evening takes on San Pedro of Ivory Coast in the second leg fixture of the competition in that country. Nkana carry a huge three goal advantage into the second leg. This follows their three-nil win in the first leg, thanks to goals from Ronald…

GOVT TO DETERMINE GOAT PRICES THIS WEEK

Government will this Wednesday determine the price of goats earmarked for the Saudi Arabian market. Fisheries and Livestock Minister Kampamba Chewe says a meeting will be held this Wednesday to determine the price and modalities for the export of goats to Saudi Arabia. Speaking when addressing farmers at Chati in Kalulushi, Mrs. Chewe said government…

THREE JUVENILES BURIED ALIVE

Three juveniles have died after being buried alive at a manganese mine in Samfya District, Luapula Province. The three who were pupils at Chamawala Primary School, died yesterday around 14:00hrs after part of the mine caved in as they were digging for manganese at Raah Mine which is owned by Women in Mining. Luapula Province…

Congo Elections Crisis Deepens as Constitutional Court Declares Tshisekedi Winner, but Fayulu Calls for Protests

Democratic Republic of the Congo’s (DRC) election crisis deepened early on Sunday when the Constitutional Court confirmed the win of Felix Tshisekedi, rejecting claims of fraud, and runner-up Martin Fayulu promptly declared himself the country’s “only legitimate president”. Fayulu’s supporters have alleged an extraordinary backroom deal by outgoing President Joseph Kabila to rig the vote…

Ballot Papers for Sesheke By-Elections Arrive on Monday

PRESS RELEASE (For Immediate Release) ARRIVAL OF BALLOT PAPERS FOR SESHEKE PARLIAMENTARY AND (7) SEVEN WARD BY-ELECTIONS The Electoral Commission of Zambia would like to inform all Political Parties, stakeholders and members of the public that ballot papers for the February 12, 2019 Sesheke Parliamentary and Seven (7) Ward By-Elections will arrive in Lusaka from…

POLICE COMMITS TO SPORTS

The Police command has pledged to continue promoting sports for its officers to remain healthy and alert on duty. Speaking during the Zambia Police 2018 annual Sports awards ceremony in Lusaka, Inspector General of Police Kakoma Kanganja said the service will provide financial and material support to all teams and individuals involved in various sports…

ZESCO THROUGH TO CCC GROUP STAGE

January 19, 2019January 19, 2019103 Zambia’s champions Zesco United football Club has qualified to the group stage of the CAF confederation cup. This is after they beat Kaizer Chiefs of South Africa by two goals to one to end the aggregate five goals to two. Zesco beat Chiefs by three goals to one in the…