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Angola’s white elephant city

Built at a reported cost of $3.5-billion, it was supposed to solve Angola’s chronic post-war housing shortage and go some way to fulfil a 2008 election promise to provide one million homes in four years. But the Nova Cidade de … read more »

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$90,000 each for Chipolopolo boys if they retain cup

Government has announced that Chipolopolo players will each get US$90,000 if they retain the AFCON this year. Youth and Sport minister Chishimba Kambwili announced this in South Africa on Sunday. President Michael Sata and his wife Christine Kaseba also met … read more »

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Herve Renard insists Zambia is getting better

Herve Renard insists Zambia is getting better with less than 13 days to go before they kick off their defense of Africa Cup crown. Zambia on Tuesday drew 0-0 with Morocco in a friendly at Rand Stadium in Johannesburg to … read more »

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Jacob beefs up squad

ZAMBIA soccer coach, Herve Renard’s jigsaw puzzle for the defence of the Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) championship will be completed today following the arrival of Holland-based top striker, Jacob Mulenga and Emmanuel Mayuka from England. Mulenga joined the Chipolopolo … read more »

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Zambia, Angola clash in friendly

AS African champions Zambia prepare to take on the ‘Palancas Negras’ of Angola in an international friendly this afternoon, coach Herve Renard has warned opponents at the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations finals that the Chipolopolo would be a difficult … read more »

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‘Angola friendly may be risky bait for Kalaba’

CHIPOLOPOLO midfield genius, Rainford Kalaba is set to miss African champions, Zambia’s first of the four final preparatory matches for the 2013 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON). Zambia will play fellow AFCON finalists, Angola tomorrow at the Dobsonville Stadium in … read more »

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Zambia resumes training for the defence of the Africa Cup

African champions Zambia resumed training 2nd January as they continued to shape up for the defence of the Africa Cup title they won last February. The reigning kings of African football, who took time off on January 1, were joined … read more »

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IMF ranking of Zambia cheers RB

By ANGELA CHISHIMBA PRESIDENT Banda says he is happy with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) ‘s announcement that Zambia has been rated among the top four high-performing African countries. President Banda’s special assistant for press and public relations Dickson Jere … read more »

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Zambia 2 Mozambique 0 in Group C 2012 Nations Cup

Zambia secured a 2-0 away victory in their 2012 Nations Cup Group C qualifier against Mozambique. James Chamanga opened the scoring 11 minutes into the first half in front of a 30,000 capacity crowd at Machava Stadium in Maputo. Emmanuel … read more »

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