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Posts published in “Day: January 28, 2013

Fumbling Egyptian Ref Sent Packing From Afcon

[This Day]There was jubilation in Super Eagles camp yesterday afternoon as news filtered in that the Egyptian referee who awarded the dubious penalty against Nigeria to allow Zambia equalize their second game of Group C may have been sent home by CAF.

Two Rapists Jailed 35 Years Each

[Times of Zambia]TWO men have been sentenced to 35 years imprisonment each with hard labour for taking turns in raping a 36-year-old woman within a police camp.

Ban On Counterfeit Phones Coming

[Times of Zambia]ZAMBIA is in the process of banning the use and trade in all counterfeit and uncertified mobile phones in the country this year in an effort to curb security threats and halt the illegal trade in these gadgets.

Bandits Shoot, Wound Factory Owner

[Times of Zambia]A CHINESE national is battling for his life in hospital after he was shot and wounded by bandits who got away with his motor vehicle.

CCPC Rejects CFAO, Toyota Merger

[Times of Zambia]THE Board of Commissioners of the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission (CCPC) has rejected a merger application by Toyota Tsusho Corporation (TTC) to acquire shares in CFAO's Pinault Printemps Redoute (PPR Group).

Confusion Rocks UPND Rally

[Times of Zambia]CONFUSION characterised the United Party for National Development (UPND) public rally in Lusaka yesterday as police apprehended more than 10 unruly youths for attempting to disrupt the gathering.

Sata Promises Constitutional Stability

[Times of Zambia]Addis Ababa -PRESIDENT Michael Sata says the constitutional instability that has characterised Zambia since independence will soon be a thing of the past.

Eagles Draw 1-1 With Zambia

[Daily Trust]Nigeria were again pegged back by the defending African Cup of Nations champions Zambia in a 1-1 draw on Friday in a Group C match at the Mbombela Stadium in Nelpruit.

Zambia – The Catholic’s Pastoral Letter

[Zambia Reports]This is the full statement by the Catholic Church, through the Zambia Episcopal Conference, on the current status of the country published at the weekend. Zambia Reports reproduces here the full statement.

Nigeria Cry Foul After Zambia One – All Draw

[Zambia Reports]Nigeria goalkeeper Vincent Enyeama says the Super Eagles were cheated out of three points by referee Grisha Ghead's award of a dodgy penalty against African champions Zambia.

Govt Ups Chipolopolo Perks for Burkina Faso

[Zambia Reports]Government has increased the winning bonus for Chipolopolo for Tuesday's game against Burkina Faso from US $8,500 to US $11,000 each.

PF Is Intolerant, Catholic Bishops

[Zambia Reports]The Catholic Church has condemned the PF government for creating an intolerant political environment in the country.

Zambia Hold Eagles to a Draw

[Leadership]Super Eagles were yesterday held to 1-1 draw by the defending champions, Zambia in their second group match of the ongoing 2013 Africa Cup of Nation in South Africa. Goalkeeper Kennedy Mweene scored an 85th minute penalty that saved the def...

Mweene Late Goal Denies Nigeria a Win

[New Times]Goalkeeper Kennedy Mweene scored a late penalty for Zambia to deny Nigeria their first three points of the Africa Cup Of Nations South Africa 2013.