Daily Archives: Jun 11, 2012

All set for the 2012 COPA Coca-Cola U17 School Tourney

ZMK1.1 billion rich annual football tournament Under 17 football players, aged 13 to 17 years, from secondary and basic schools dotted in all ten provinces of Zambia, are set and ready to participate in the annual COPA Coca-Cola tournament, which … read more »

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Youth endorse Liato for MMD vice-president

THE youth leadership in Western Province has resolved to back former Kaoma Central Member of Parliament (MP) Austin Liato as the MMD’s vice-president. Those in support of Mr Liato are youth chairpersons from Kaoma, Mongu, Sesheke, Kalabo, Lukulu, Senanga, Shang’ombo … read more »

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Euro 2012: Republic of Ireland 1-3 Croatia

Republic of Ireland’s prospects of progressing beyond the group stages of Euro 2012 suffered a huge blow as they were undone by a clinical and classy Croatia in Poznan. Mario Mandzukic’s header eluded Shay Given to put the Croatians ahead … read more »

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It was an important victory – Renard

Chipolopolo trainer Herve Renard says winning against Ghana was very important to his side’s World Cup aspirations. And Ghana coach Kwesi Appiah shunned a post match briefing in protest over what he deemed bias refereeing. In a post match interview … read more »

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Constitution court good, says FODEP

Foundation for Democratic Process (FODEP) says it would be good for the country to have in place a constitutional court as it will help in settling matters pertaining to presidential petitions. FODEP executive director McDonald Chipenzi says Zambia will however; … read more »

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Banda admitted to a Former Heads of State Forum

President Banda, who left office, last September, joins other eminent leaders around the world, including former US President Bill Clinton, former UN Secretary-General Javier Perez de Cuellar, former Soviet Union President Mikhail Gorbachev, and former Canadian Prime Minister Kim Campbell. … read more »

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‘DPP tribunal, unrealistic’

The Zambia Rainbow Coalition (ZRC) has charged that calling for the setting up of a tribunal to probe Director of Public Prosecution Mutembo Nchito is unrealistic. Coalition president Cleophas Phiri has also called Republican President Michael Sata’s leadership to use … read more »

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Essa finishes 4th at Kenya rally

ZAMBIA’S Mohammed Essa yesterday finished fourth in the gruelling KCB Safari Rally in Nairobi to open up a runaway 39-point lead in the eight-legged FIA African Rally Championship (ARC) that has reached the halfway mark. The 22-year-old Essa, driving a … read more »

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PF investment drive good for Zambia

THERE is no doubt that the Patriotic Front (PF) Government, under the leadership of President Michael Sata, is in a hurry to open up new investment opportunities and create new frontiers for employment creation as exemplified by the ambitious crusade … read more »

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