‘Avoid pollution in townships’

NKWETO MFULA, Chingola CHINGOLA Municipal Council has urged investors and individuals to adhere to the Public Health Act by avoiding pollution in townships. Public relations officer George Sichimba said pollution of any kind puts the lives of people at risk. Mr Sichimba said the council will not allow investors to discharge hazardous chemicals into the

When success is failure

Dear editor, ON February 21, 2016 the article when ‘Success is failure’ was published in the Zambia Daily Mail. The article was useful to me. It is for this reason that I wish to thank and congratulate the author, Cheela Chilala, with his complex of interconnected elements (Spider’s web) for being such a great thinker

Retrenched miners get 30,000 hectares

HONE SIAME, Kitwe GOVERNMENT has allocated 30,000 hectares of land to retrenched miners in the Copperbelt Province to enable them to engage in agriculture. The allocation of the land is in line with the government’s diversification agenda. This follows the directive by President Lungu last year that the former miners should be offered land to

MABA to stage tourney in Chongwe

SYLVESTER CHISHIMBA, Lusaka THE Midlands Amateur Boxing Association (MABA) will on Saturday hold a tournament in Chongwe to select 24 boxers ahead of the national trials set for Ndola next month. The 24 boxers will join their other 24 that were selected from last weekend’s tournament held in Lusaka’s Kalingalinga township. MABA secretary Christian Kalima

ZAFUCS tourney on

DIANA MUTAKAFIMBO, Lusaka THE Zambia Federation of University and College Sports (ZAFUCS) will this weekend stage a two-day tournament to select a team for the Confederation of University and College Sports Association (CUCSA) Zone Six games set for August 1 to 6 in Zimbabwe. ZAFUCS general secretary Obeddy Lweendo said in a statement yesterday that

ZRU selects 30 for Madagascar tourney

MULWANDA LUPIYA, Ndola THE Zambia Rugby Union (ZRU) has selected a 30-member provisional national 15s team for next month’s Confederation of African Rugby (CAR) Group 1 B in Madagascar. ZRU general secretary Francis Chitambo released the names in Lusaka yesterday. Chitambo said the players were picked during last Saturday’s Copperbelt versus Midlands match at Ndola