Local fish supply increases

ESTHER MSETEKA, Lusaka ZAMBIA’S local fish supply increased from 5,125 metric tonnes in 2004 to 22,753 metric tonnes in 2015 due to continued investments in the sector. Ministry of Fisheries and Livestock permanent secretary David Shamulenge said the country needs to produce 246,890 metric tonnes of fish by 2025 if Government’s desire for every Zambian

Muziyo ready for Olympics – Kanyanta

SYLVESTER CHISHIMBA, Lusaka NATIONAL boxing team coach Kennedy Kanyanta has declared middleweight Benny Muziyo ready for next month’s Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games. Kanyanta said in an interview from Assisi, Italy, yesterday that Muziyo had tests bouts against boxers from Italy, Latvia and Russia. “All is going on very well. I was very impressed with

Show exhibitors increase

KABANDA CHULU, Lusaka THE increase in the number of participating countries is an indication of the important role the show plays in promoting the country’s economic development, Agricultural and Commercial Society of Zambia (ACSZ) president Ben Shoko has said. The 90th Zambia Agriculture and Commercial Show which starts this Wednesday under the theme ‘managing environment

Numba hails hat-trick hero Sakala

ALEX NJOVU, Lusaka ZANACO coach Mumamba Numba has hailed midfielder Saith Sakala for grabbing a hat-trick in Sunday’s Super Division Week 19 match against Lusaka Tigers. Numba said in a post-match interview that Sakala was a marvel to watch in the 4-0 win at Nkoloma Stadium in Lusaka. “I am happy for him, he played

Keep Football House neat

Dear editor, The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) secretariat needs sprucing up. Even if the local soccer governing body is going through financial problems, it does not mean they cannot afford to water the grass. The secretariat should be sparkling clean all the time – internally and externally. It must be a place every soccer

Player transfers thorny issue

HOOPS! with MWEMBE KAONA PLAYER transfers have been a thorny issue at the start of each season. This is when clubs seek to strengthen their line-ups as they quest for honours and lately has become a game of outwitting one another with the losing team crying foul. Green Buffaloes lost Richard Tembo to promotion side