Daily Archives: Jun 19, 2012

Elias Chipimo clears air

From ANTHONY MUKWITA in London Elias Chipimo Jr, the NAREP leader, has categorically stated that his party’s decision to travel to the Rio+20 conference that commences tomorrow in Brazil will not diminish his role as an opposition leader. Mr Chipimo … read more »

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Jacob Mulenga back

By HONE LIWANGA and VICTOR KUMWENDA NETHERLANDS-BASED striker Jacob Mulenga says he has recovered from an ankle injury and is geared to return to the national team and help Zambia qualify for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations in South … read more »

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Swimming pool controversy rages

NATIONAL Sports Council of Zambia (NSCZ) chairman Chifumu Banda says the swimming pool to be used during the 2012 Supreme Council for Sports in Africa (SCSA) Zone Six Under-20 Games should be constructed at National Sports Development Centre (NASDEC) and … read more »

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Sata speaks up

…It’s important for politicians to rise above partisan lines’ By YANDE SYAMPEYO and STEVEN MVULA AS SOME opposition leaders frowned upon the invitation of opposition party leaders Edith Nawakwi and Elias Chipimo to the Rio+20 conference in Brazil, President Sata … read more »

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Chiluba has left vacuum in our lives – Regina

By YANDE SYAMPEYO LIFE has not been the same after the passing on of former President Frederick Chiluba, his wife Regina says. “The past one year has been the hardest for me and the children as he has left a … read more »

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Lusaka to host 2013 Zambia Golf Open

By ROBINSON KUNDA THE Zambia Golf Union (ZGU) has picked Lusaka Golf Club to host the 2013 Zambia Open Championship. And the Africa Golf Confederation (AGC) has saluted the 2012 Zambia Open organising committee for hosting a successful tournament. ZGU … read more »

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Invest in boxing, Hastings tips companies

By STEPHEN PHIRI UNITED States of America-based light-welterweight boxer Hastings ‘Stings’ Bwalya has implored corporate organisations and individuals to invest in the sport if Zambian pugilists are to excel at international level. Bwalya said in an interview in Lusaka yesterday … read more »

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Kennedy Mweene aids ‘Buchi Boys’

By HONE LIWANGA NATIONAL soccer team goalkeeper Kennedy Mweene yesterday donated a set of soccer jerseys worth K4 million to his former club Kitwe United. Speaking during the handover ceremony at Kitwe City Council, Mweene, who played for Kitwe United … read more »

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ZRFU official quits

ZAMBIA Rugby Football Union (ZRFU) general secretary Hennie Swanepoel has resigned his position just four months after being elected. Swanepoel officially tendered in his resignation to the ZRFU executive committee at the weekend. ZRFU president, Martin Musunka said the union … read more »

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