Chipolopolo in coach crisis

ROBINSON KUNDA, Lusaka A CRISIS is looming at the national team after Nkana and Nkwazi indicated yesterday that they would not release trainers Aggrey Chiyangi and Elijah Chikwanda, respectively, to be with the Chipolopolo at the Council of Southern Africa Football Associations (COSAFA) Senior Challenge Cup in Namibia. And the friendly between Zambia and Namibia

‘Women’s silence on GBM shocking’

KELVIN CHONGO, Lusaka THE Patriotic Front (PF) says it is shocking that the women’s movement has remained silent on United Party for National Development (UPND) president Hakainde Hichilema’s adoption of his vice-president for administration Geoffrey Mwamba as running-mate. Speaking at a press briefing in Lusaka yesterday, PF deputy spokesperson Frank Bwalya said Mr Mwamba is

Follow FISP guidelines, farmers urged

ESTHER MSETEKA, Lusaka GOVERNMENT has urged farmers to follow guidelines under the farmer input support programme (FISP) to lessen challenges that arise when accessing inputs. Choma district agriculture coordinator Robert Tembo emphasised the need for farmers to pay attention to the first process of beneficiary selection at camp agricultural committee level. In a Zambia National

UNZA, Hone students for Lungu

SCORES of students from the University of Zambia and Evelyn Hone College have endorsed the candidature of President Edgar Lungu in August 11 general election. The students, who are calling themselves, ‘students for Edgar Lungu’, have cited various development projects and policies being implemented by the PF administration. Students said this yesterday in Lusaka at

UPND aspirant arrested

NKWETO MFULA, Chingola POLICE is Chingola have arrested  United  Party for National Development  (UPND) Mutenda ward  aspiring candidate Hamalila Himanansa  for allegedly stealing eight bags of stock feed worth K800 from Tuisunge Farm. Copperbelt commissioner of police Charity Katanga said in an interview yesterday that Mr Himanansa, 38, was arrested together with Isaac Dauti, 22.

Nevers keeps fighting

CAROLINE KALOMBE, Lusaka FORMER MMD president Nevers Mumba’s faction has challenged the Registrar of Societies’ decision in the Lusaka High Court to change office bearers of the party on grounds that it is illegal and unreasonable. According to a notice to apply for judicial review filed in the High Court, MMD former acting national secretary