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Levy Mwanawasa

‘Bring it on Morocco!’

By SHAMAOMA MUSONDA – ZAMBIA coach Bruce Mwape says his troops are ready to deliver a win in tonight’s crucial Paris Olympic Games women’s football qualifi er against Morocco at Levy Mwanawasa Stadiumin Ndola. Up against a better ranked Morocco and Spanish World Cup winning coach JorgeVilda, Mwape said none of that fazed him and […]

Expectant mothers, children among cholera patients …as death toll keeps rising

By JAMES KUNDA – EIGHT pregnant women and 15 children are among the 80 cholera patients admitted to Lusaka’s Levy Mwanawasa Hospital, hospital superintendent Charles Muntemba has confirmed.Dr Muntemba said this when Vice-President W.K Mutale-Nalumango visited the facility to deliver New Year’s Day baby hampers to mothers with newly born babies in Lusaka yesterday.

Jealous hubby stabs wife after marital dispute

By SYLVIA MWEETWA – A LUSAKA woman is battling for her life at Levy Mwanawasa Hospital after she was stabbed by her husband after a marital dispute.Police have since arrested the victim’s husband, identified as Chifundo Soko, 34, of Meanwood Kwamwena Phase Three area for unlawful wounding of his wife.It is alleged Soko used a […]

Why agriculture should get lion’s share of 2024 budget

ALL seems set for the presentation of the 2024 National Budget.Finance and National Planning minister Situmbeko Musokotwane is, for the third consecutive year, expected to present the budget to Parliament on Friday this week.Therefore, I have decided to pick one sector as my priority for this year because of the critical role it plays to […]

Mutondo Stars stun Nkana

By SHAMAOMA MUSONDA At Levy Mwanawasa Stadium – Nkana 0-1 MutondoMUTONDO Stars coach Zeddy Saiketi played down this huge psychological win over ‘parent club’ to go joint-top of the MTN Super Division table with four points.“It was an important win and I am happy. As you know I grew up at Nkana and even coached […]

Stadia rehabs a priority -Nkandu

By RONALD CHAWE – GOVERNMENT says it will next week open up to tenders for the refur­bishment of the Heroes and Levy Mwanawasa Stadia.Speaking at a press briefing yesterday, Minister of Sport Elvis Nkandu said the Govern­ment was also alive to how urgent the country wants the two contrap­tions ready and would hasten the works.Read […]

First Lady commends health staff

By TIMES REPORTER – FIRST Lady Mutinta Hichilema has commended healthcare professionals for their dedication to duty.In a post on her Facebook page, Ms Hichilema said her office appreciated the health professionals; selfless dedication and delivery of exceptional patient care. Read more

K5 for Power CAF game

By SHAMAOMA MUSONDA – IN a bid to get as many fans into the stadium as possible for the must-win CAF Champions League preliminary round return match against Africa Stars this Saturday, Power Dynamos has pegged the gate charges at a meagre K5.Speaking in an interview at Simon Mwansa Kapwepwe International Airport in Ndola on […]

UNILUS seeks removal of caveat on Mwanawasa’s house

By PERPETUAL SICHIKWENKWE – THE University of Lusaka (UNILUS) has asked the Lusaka High Court to remove a caveat placed on a property which is a retirement house for late President Levy Mwanawasa.

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Sexual predators’ days numbered – Mwiimbu

By CHUSA SICHONE-PERPETRATORS of Sexual and Gender-Based Violence (SGBV) will no longer get away with their crimes following the installation of a forensic Deoxyribonucleic Acid (DNA) laboratory at Levy Mwanawasa Teaching Hospital.Home Affairs and Internal Security Minister Jack Mwiimbu said after officially launching the country’s first-ever K11 million-worth Laboratory that the days of perpetrators of […]

Zanaco in drop zone!

By SHAMAOMA MUSONDA – At Levy Mwanawasa StadiumZesco 3-2 ZanacoBELIEVE it or not, Zesco United is just two points off the continental football place and though assistant coach Tenant Chilumba down-played the prospects of CAF inter-clubs games, h...

Levy to host African Athletics Championships

By SANDRA MWILA – THE Heroes National Stadium and OYDC-Zambia sports facilities remain in doubt to host the Confederation of African Athletics (CAA) 2023 Under 18 and 20 Championships due to delays in starting rehabilitation works. Read more

Levy Mwanawasa Stadium land encroachments irk Nkandu

By SHAMAOMA MUSONDA – SPORTS Minister Elvis Nkandu has expressed anger at the levels of land encroachment to Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola.After touring the Stadium facility and bare land yesterday, the minister was left shocked to discover that even Dola Hill Mall was built on Stadium land with proceeds not benefiting the Stadium. Read […]

160 pupils for Ndola schools chess tournament

By SHAMAOMA MUSONDA – UP to 160 Ndola pupils will this weekend take part in the second phase of the district team selection tournament at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium.According to district chess boss Joseph Mofya, the 160 were picked from an initial phase of the tournament that was held across eight venues involving schools from across […]

Boyeli powers hat-trick

By NDINAWE SIMPELWE At Levy Mwanawasa Stadium – Buildcon 0-5 PowerPOWER Dynamos coach Mwenya Chipepo has refused to be carried away by his team’s opening seven-point lead at the summit of the MTN Super Division table, after demolishing a 10-man ...

Former Secretary to Cabinet Msiska Died of Covid-19

[Times of Zambia] Former Secretary to the Cabinet Roland Msiska died of Covid-19 after battling against the virus for three weeks at the at the Levy Mwanawasa Teaching Hospital, Secretary to the Cabinet Simon Miti has confirmed.

Jesse, Makwatta on Target in Zambia

[Nation] Kenyan international striker Jesse Were scored once in Zesco United's 3-1 win over Kabwe Youth Soccer Academy (KYSA) in a Zambian Super League match played at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium on Sunday.

Zesco Hunt for Swallows in Ndola

[CAF] Zesco United captain and goalkeeper Jacob Banda believes Mbabane Swallows will be a worthy adversary in Saturday's Group D opener at Levy Mwanawasa Stadium in Ndola.