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Posts published in June 2019

Is Zambia Defaulting to Nationalisation?

[ISS] Is Zambian President Edgar Lungu going to drag his country back to Kenneth Kaunda's disastrous post-independence experiment with nationalisation of the copper mines, simply by default? This is the suspicion sparked by his aggressive moves to evic...

Drought Leaves 45 Million in Need Across 14 Countries

[The New Humanitarian] Nairobi -Failed rains across eastern Africa, southern Africa, and the Horn of Africa are seeing another dire season for farmers, increasing food prices and driving up the aid needs of tens of millions of already vulnerable people...

Oscar Kaunda Upbeat With Wanderers Revival

[Nyasa Times] Newly appointed Mighty Be Forward Wanderers FC assistant coach Oscar Kaunda has declared his intention to turn Wanderers into the best team in the TNM Super League and cups in order to regain its lost glory.

Zambia Crowned 2019 COSAFA Cup Champions

[SAFA] Tapson Kaseba scored the only goal of the game as Zambia were crowned 2019 COSAFA Cup champions after a hard-fought 1-0 victory over Botswana in the decider at the Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban on Saturday, 8 June 2019.

Zimbabwe Pays Penalty As Zambia Secures COSAFA Final Spot

[CAJ News] Durban -ZAMBIA have ended their Council of Southern African Football Associations (COSAFA) Cup jinx against Zimbabwe to earn a berth versus Botswana in the final in Durban on Saturday.

Young UCT Scientist Selected for International Leadership Initiative

[UCT] "Who knew a boy from rural Mansa, Zambia could come this far, stand a chance and become successful at opportunities like this?" These are the words of Dickson Mambwe, a University of Cape Town (UCT) PhD student working in the field of drug discov...

Malawi Skipper Apologises for the Zambia Loss in Cosafa Cup

[Nyasa Times] Malawi national football team captain, Christopher John Banda, has apologised to football fans for the loss to Zambia's Chipolopolo boys in the quarter finals of the COSAFA Cup at Princess Magogo Stadium in Durban, South Africa.

Govt Spends 27m On FMD Control

[Times of Zambia] The Government has spent more than K27 million in controlling the Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) that broke out in some parts of the country last year affecting thousands heads of cattle.

Zambia, Botswana Through to Cosafa Semis

[SAFA] Zambia and Botswana sealed their place in the 2019 COSAFA Cup semi-finals with memorable penalty shoot-out wins over Malawi and hosts South Africa respectively at the Princess Magogo Stadium on Sunday, 2 June 2019.