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Rugby captain laments Zambia’s poor show

By RONALD CHAWE – ZAMBIA 15s rugby team captain Ali Bhika says the team suffered at the Victoria Cup because it was poor technically and this is one area administrators would need to work on.The Mufulira Rugby Club skipper made this observation after Zambia suffered a 34- 12 defeat to Kenya at the 2023 Victoria […]

Zambia 15s team manager upbeat

By RONALD CHAWE – ZAMBIA 15s men’s Team Manager Duncan Nyirenda says his players are up for a big fight at this weekend’s 2023 Victoria Cup Rugby Tournament in Uganda.The Victoria Cup which will feature hosts Uganda, Kenya and Zambia is set to run from October 28 to November 2 in Kampala.In an interview before […]

Irish potato regional market grows – CBNA

By ANDREW MULENGA – THE Zambian Irish potato export market has this year grown to include Namibia, Botswana, Tanzania, Kenya and the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) as a result of increased value addition to the product.The Cross Border Network Africa (CBNA) says since Zambia started producing chilled potatoes there has been a huge demand […]

Demand for Zambian maize increases

By CHATULA KANGALI – THE demand for Zambian maize has increased in the African sub-region. This has been necessitated by the increased population and high production of feed for farming activities.In its monthly agriculture report for August to September, First National Bank (FNB) states that there has been an increasing demand of Zambian maize in […]

Buffaloes’ quest in jeopardy

By SANDRA MWILA –GREEN Buffaloes’ chances of qualifying to the next stage of the East Africa Netball Championship is in jeopardy after the army side suffered two defeats at the on-going competition in Kenya.Buffaloes yesterday narrowly lost their second game against Prisons of Kenya, who picked a slender but damaging 47-49 to leave the Zambian […]

Netballers renew Kenya rivalry

By SANDRA MWILAZAMBIA coach Lazarus Tembo has declared his side ready ahead of today’s opening match against Kenya at the PacificAus Netball Sports Series in Gold Coast, Australia.

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Africa can feed itself, the world

The Africa Food Summit which was held in Dakar, Senegal, recently, highlighted various issues such as the importance of investing in agriculture, arresting soaring inflation in Africa, effects of climate change and effects of the Russia-Ukraine war on the African continent.The summit came at the right time when Africa is just recovering from the Covid-19 […]

Four Nations Listed for Uhuru Squash Open

[Daily News] THE annual Uhuru Squash Open is back to conquer the hearts of sports lovers as players from Uganda, Zambia and Kenya have confirmed participating in the event.

Boxing going places – Chiteule

By SHAMAOMA MUSONDA-THE Zambia Boxing Federation (ZBF) is excited at the growth of women’s sport in the country saying the future looks bright.Zambia took five female boxers to the just-ended Africa Elite Championships in Maputo and four of them came back with medals- two of which were gold.ZBF president Dan Chiteule said yesterday that the […]

Zambia Receives IMF Bailout for Debt Reduction Plan

[VOA] Nairobi, Kenya -- Zambia's President Hakainde Hichilema has pledged to improve the country's financial situation after it received a $1.3 billion bailout from the International Monetary Fund. Zambia was the first African country to default on its...

Kenya Lionesses Drawn With Uganda, Zambia for Africa 7s

[Capital FM] Nairobi -- The Kenya Lionesses have been drawn with neighbors Uganda and Zambia ahead of this weekend's Africa 7s, which will also double up as a qualifier for the Women's Rugby Sevens World Cup.

After Zambia, Kenya Explores Possibility of a Digital Currency

[TechCrunch] Kenya's central bank has called on the public to share their views, before May 20th, on the possibility of adopting a digital currency, just one day after it emerged that Zambia is also testing its viability too.

Lessons Kenya Can Learn From Zambia’s Election

[Nation] Zambia's main opponents in last week's General Election chose female running mates, a precedential move in the pace to narrowing the gender gap in the continent's top leadership.

‘Iron Fist’ Zarika Defends Belt Against Zambian

[Nation] History-making Fatuma "Iron Fist" Zarika from Kenya defends her World Boxing Council (WBC) super-bantamweight title against Zambia's Catherine Phiri in a Bigger Than Life Entertainment Mac Series fight at the Carnivore, Nairobi Saturday.