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Posts published in “Day: February 13, 2012

Peace Unto the Nation – Go Chipolopolo!

[Times of Zambia]

THE mood in the country has been ecstatic since the start of the Orange Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) tournament in which the Chipolopolo boys have thus far progressed unscathed.

FIve More Houses Collapse in Kabwe

[Times of Zambia]

FIVE morehouses have collapsed in Kabwe's Makululu Township following continued heavy rain.

Abuse of Office Clause Removal Weakened Graft Fight

[Times of Zambia]

THE Law Association of Zambia (LAZ) has said the removal of the abuse of office clause from the Anti-Corruption Commission (ACC) Act by the MMD regime weakened the fight against corruption.

ZRFU Goes to the Polls

[Times of Zambia]

RUGBY is one of the most popular spectator sports together with football and boxing because of the number of crowds it draws, hence the need to usher into office people with a vision for the sport at...

Choma Finds Land for Provincial Capital

[Times of Zambia]

LAND has been identified in Choma where infrastructure for the provincial capital of Southern Province will be constructed.

Maiko Zulu Deplores Crookedness in Music Industry

[Times of Zambia]

ZAMBIA Association for Musicians (ZAM) president Maiko Zulu says the growing trend of crookedness among musicians is worrying, unprofessional and criminal.

‘Shi Mumbi’s’ Bail Application Rejected

[Times of Zambia]

THE Kitwe High Court has rejected an application for bail by Kitwe business executive Godfrey Kangwa, popularly known as 'Shi mumbi' and three others charged with grievous harm.

K400 Million Grant to Boost Chipembi Operations

[Times of Zambia]

THE Japanese Government has given K400 million grant to the United Church of Zambia (UCZ)-run Chipembi College of Agriculture in Chisamba for the construction of a new building at the institution.

Assailants Kill Woman, Wound Hubby

[Times of Zambia]

A WOMAN died on the spot while her husband and another woman are nursing multiple bullet wounds in a hospital after they were shot at by unknown people.

Hardwork Pays Off for Papa G

[Times of Zambia]

A COMMON adage used by many Zambians "Umwana ashenda atasha nyina uku naya (a child who does not travel thinks the mother's cooking has the best taste) could be true in some aspect of life.

Defeat to Zambia Unfair – Appiah


Ghana assistant coach Kwesi Appiah says the Black Stars did not deserve to have lost the semi-final game against Zambia on Wednesday.

Team Pay Tribute to 1993 Plane Crash Victims Ahead of CAN Final


Twenty-Seven April 1993 is sewn into Zambia 's collective memory as the day a golden generation of footballers died in a plane crash just outside Libreville airport. 12 February could weave its way into a nation...

An Epic Tale – Chipolopolo Down Cote d’Ivoire in AFCON Final


Amid all the epic story-telling, you'd be forgiven for not noticing that a real football match took place last night. On the pitch, Zambia beat Cote D'Ivoire in a penalty shootout after a tense but excitin...

NWFL Chairperson Optimistic On Flamingos Victory Over Zambia


Chairperson of the Nigerian Women Football League, NWFL Dilichukwu Onyedima has wished the Flamingos good luck in the next round of the qualifying series of the FIFA Women U-17 qualifier against Zambia.

Zambia Clinch First Nations Cup Title

[Daily Trust]

Zambia clinched the African Nations Cup for the first time yesterday, beating highly fancied Cote d'Ivoire 8-7 in a penalty shootout after a goalless draw in the final.

Zambia Wins AFCON 2012

[Daily Trust]

The senior men football team of Zambia have been crowned Africa's Champions for the first time.

Team Weep, Blame Drogba for Losing


Abidjan Some Ivorian fans wept in Abidjan Sunday and blamed the loss on the team's captain, Dider Drogbaon when the Zambian national team won the African Cup of Nations championship in Libreville after 120 ...

Team Beat Cote d’Ivoire, Lift Nations Cup


After 120 minutes of action Zambia yesterday beat Cote d'Ivoire 8-7 on penalties to win the their first African Cup of Nations title.

Zambia Win African Cup of Nations

Libreville -
Zambia has the 2012 Africa Cup of Nations title for the first time after beating tournament favourites Ivory Coast by 8-7 in a penalty shoot-out after the game in Libreville ended goalless.

Sata Ticks Off Hichilema, Sinyinda

[Times of Zambia]

PRESIDENT Michael Sata has charged that opposition United Party for National Development (UPND) president Hakainde Hichilema is peddling lies that the Government intends to re-align Solwezi District ...