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Shepolopolo to fight for COSAFA bronze after giving away a 3-0 lead

Shepolopolo will on Saturday fight for the 2017 COSAFA Women’s Championship bronze against guests Kenya after failing to reach the final. Zambia failed to storm the COSAFA Cup final on Thursday after losing to South Africa 5-3 on penalties following … read more »

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Zambia battle Algeria, as Nigeria dismantle Cameroon

Wedson Nyirenda has declared Zambia ready for battle on Saturday against Algeria in the two sides 2018 FIFA World Cup Group B qualifier at National Heroes Stadium in Lusaka. Zambia head into the match in search of their first Group … read more »

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Government to criminalize torture in Zambia-Lubinda

Justice Minister Given Lubinda says government will undertake legislative and other measures to prevent torture. Speaking when he received the anti-torture draft bill and a report on the criminalisation of torture in Zambia from the Zambia Law Development Commission and … read more »

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Zambia continues its sorry slump on FIFA rankings

Zambia has slumped a sorry seven places down the latest FIFA rankings. A four month period of inactivity punctuated by just one modest friendly has left Zambia edging closer to the number 100 mark as FAZ are seemingly stuck in … read more »

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FIFA appoints Jan Sikazwe for U-20 World Cup

Top Zambian referee Jan Sikazwe has been appointed as one of the 22 centre referees for FIFA U-20 World Cup Korea Republic 2017. According to the list appointees released by FIFA and obtained by Fazfootball.com, Sikazwe is one of three … read more »

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President Lungu Toasts Junior Chipolopolo Victory

President Edgar Lungu has congratulated the Junior Chipolopolo for the 1-0 victory against Guinea under-20 national team of the Group A opening match in the Africa Cup tournament played at National Heroes Stadium in Lusaka today. The President is happy … read more »

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Sylvester Mwila crowned Mr. Zambia for the 8th time

The 2016 Mr. Zambia bodybuilding competition was successfully held on 30th December at Taj Pamodzi Hotel in Lusaka. The event had a number of sponsors including; OD General dealers , Mad Max auto spares Ltd , monarch premium quality aged … read more »

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Nkana disappoint sponsors Mopani

Nkana’s failure to win silverware in the 2016 season has hurt club sponsors Mopani Copper Mines. Nkana finished third in the FAZ Super Division thereby missing out on next’s CAF club competitions as well. Speaking at the club’s gala night … read more »

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Zambia rise on FIFA rankings to close 2016

Zambia have moved up three places on the final FIFA rankings for 2016. Chipolopolo have moved from 91 in November, after peaking at 94 in October, to finish the year at number 88. Zambia are 21st on the CAF rankings … read more »

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