Daily Archives: Jun 28, 2012


Leading international information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider Huawei Technologies has pledged its support to help upgrade facilities at the University Teaching Hospital (UTH) in Lusaka. The company, which supplies much of the equipment for the nation’s mobile phone … read more »

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Sata mourns sister-in-law

PRESIDENT Sata yesterday led hundreds of mourners in paying their last respects to his sister-in-law, Adela Lombe Sata, who died on Sunday after a long illness. She was 67. Mr Sata was accompanied to the burial at Chingola Road Cemetery … read more »

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ZJA donates to Kamfinsa Police Club

THE Zambia Judo Association (ZJA) yesterday donated judo mats worth 8,000 euros (about K51 million) to Kitwe’s Kamfinsa Police Club. Speaking at the handover ceremony in Lusaka, ZJA president Alfred Foloko said the mats were meant to enhance the performance … read more »

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Lusaka Academy thump Portuguese side GD Estoril

LUSAKA Youth Soccer Academy yesterday ran riot thumping Portuguese side GD Estoril 4-0 at the Iber Cup in Lisbon, Portugal. After struggling in the 3-2 win over another Portuguese side Charnacea on Tuesday, the Zambians were in a class of … read more »

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Kanyanta picks 12 for Botswana clash

UNDER-20 national boxing team coach Kennedy Kanyanta has selected 12 boxers to compete in this weekend’s international exhibition against Botswana in Ndola. The event will be held during the Zambia International Trade Fair. Kanyanta in an interview in Ndola yesterday … read more »

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US-based Siame summoned

THE Zambia Basketball Association (ZBA) has summoned United States of America-based player Patson Siame for the Supreme Council for Sports in Africa Zone Six Under-20 Games billed for Lusaka in December this year. Zambia national basketball team technical director Johnny … read more »

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Public media hailed

CHONGWE member of Parliament Sylvia Masebo (PF) says the public media has improved tremendously under the Patriotic Front (PF) government. She says the rate at which public media was abused before last year’s elections by the then ruling party, MMD … read more »

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K67 billion contract signed for Chingola roads

GOVERNMENT has signed a K67 billion contract with a South African construction firm, Mizami Construction Company, for rehabilitation of roads in Chingola district. This comes two months after public service vehicle drivers in the district protested for more than six … read more »

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HH calls for peace during polls

UNITED Party for National Development (UPND) president Hakainde Hichilema has called for peace in the Livingstone parliamentary by- election slated for July 5. Mr Hichilema said the election should be free and fair and urged the media to report factually … read more »

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