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Posts published in “Day: March 20, 2023

U-23 jet into battlefield

By NDINAWE SIMPELWE – MIDFIELDER Joshua Mutale is confident of getting a positive result against Egypt as the Zambia Under-23 team ended the three-day training camp in Niger ahead of the Morocco 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) final round first leg clash in Cairo tomorrow.Speaking before departure for Egypt, Mutale said Zambia’s defence looked […]

It’s a big motivation, says runner Muzala

By SANDRA MWILA – COMMONWEALTH 400m champion Muzala Samukonga says winning the 2022 Sportsman-of-the-Year is a big motivation ahead of the World Athletics Championship slated for August.Muzala said this in an interview during the 2022 Sports Council of Zambia (SCZ) national sports awards held at the Mulungushi International Conference Centre in Lusaka where Zambia women’s […]

Nkwazi win

By SANDRA MWILA – At Edwin Imboela StadiumNkwazi 2-1 RangersNKWAZI assistant coach Dennis Makinka praised his players’ resilience after recovering from a goal down to beat Nchanga Rangers and move out of the relegation zone on goal difference af...

Chanda wins Zambia Closed Golf

By SHAMAOMAMUSONDAZAMBIA’S top amateur golfer Bwembya Chanda produced a solid three-under-par 69 on the third and last day of the Zambia Amateur Closed Golf Championship to take the prestigious title.

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Zambia: A shining example of democracy

By JOWIT SALUSEKI – The fact that Zambia is a shining example of democracy on the African continent cannot be refuted.Evidence to that effect abounds.For instance, despite the bitterly contested August 11, 2021 elections that pitted Edgar Lungu of the Patriotic Front (PF) against his then main rival Hakainde Hichilema of the United Party for […]

When men are insecure with ambitious women

AMERICAN actress and film maker Angelina Jolie once said, “if you are a woman, generally speaking, a work and life balance is almost always impossible to achieve.”She noted that women sacrifice for the greater good and wellbeing of their families, but it is a decision that men do not have to grapple with in the […]

Siavonga bemoans inadequate banking facilities

By Snike Mzulah in SiavongaSOME stakeholders in Siavonga have bemoaned the inadequate banking facilities in the tourist resort.In separate interviews some members of the business community said the district needed more banking facilities.

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‘Expedite Kabwe airport works’

By KETRA KALUNGA – CIVIC authorities in Kabwe have been urged to expedite the construction of the cargo and logistics airport which has been on the cards for a long time, a local economist has said.

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Help Zambia resolve debt crisis, ZACCI asks World Bank

By KETRA KALUNGAThe Zambia Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ZACCI) has implored the World Bank to use its influence and ensure that Zambia completes its debt restructuring process.

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Rebuild global stocks, WB urges nations

By CHATULA KANGALI – THE World Bank has urged countries to plant additional grains and oilseeds to help rebuild global stocks and ease prices following the reduced Ukrainian production.

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Nestle launches initiative to improve people’s livelihood

By KETRA KALUNGA – Nestle East and Southern African Region (ESAR) and Chilanga Clement have launched a Plastic Neutrality Initiative that will help sustain and improve the livelihood of the Zambian people.

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Mpika man kills wife (23)

By MUSONDA MANGILASHI – A TWENTY-THREE-YEAR-OLD woman of Mpika has been murdered by her husband after finding her having sex with another man.Muchinga Province police Commanding Officer Kaunda Mubanga said in a statement that this happened o...

SDA disowns member: You’re on your own over ECL

By JAMES KUNDA – THE Seventh Day Adventist Church (SDA) has distanced itself from a statement attributed to its elder and Socialist Party national youth chairperson Kelvin Kaunda, in which he is quoted allegedly apologising to former president Edgar Lungu for remarks purportedly made against him by President Hakainde Hichilema on the Copperbelt recently. Read […]

Govt to collect all harvested Mukula

By MUSONDA MANGILASHI – THE Government is in the process of collecting all harvested Mukula lying across the country for export purposes.Green Economy and Environment Minister Collins Nzovu said a mechanism and a special purpose vehicle had been put in place to collect the illegally harvested Mukula and buy it from the owners. Read more

Jumbos kill two

By MARTIN MASHEKWA, SHAFINA KAMISI and JOSEPH BANDA – TWO people have been killed by maraulding elephants in Kalomo District of Southern Province where different herds have also been spotted in five other districts causing damage to crops.