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Copper Princesses bank on lucky charm

By SHAMAOMA MUSONDA – ZAMBIA will be counting on its lucky charm, Sheryl Botes, the current coach for Uganda women’s under-17 team, to progress to the last round of qualifiers and the 2024 FIFA under-17 World Cup itself.South African Botes is currently in charge of all national women’s football teams in Uganda but has had […]

Zimbabwe, Zambia Turn to East Africa for Maize Support

[Business Day Africa] Southern African countries, once regional food basket and a significant supplier of grain to East Africa, now faces a substantial deficit, prompting them to turn to Uganda and Kenya for maize.

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 […]

‘We need to be at our best’

By RONALD CHAWE – CHIPOLOPOLO coach Avram Grant says the team needs to be at its best ahead of the 2026 World Cup qualifiers next month and the delayed Ivory Coast 2023 Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) to be played in January.In an interview ahead of today’s international friendly match against Uganda in Abu Dhabi, […]

Zambian ruggers outsmart Uganda

By RONALD CHAWE – Uganda 13-21 ZambiaZAMBIA Under-20 coach Reuben Mkandawire says his fit-again team capitalised on an unfit Uganda to beat them and reach the fifth-place final at the on-going Rugby Africa 2023 Barthés Trophy Challenge in Nairobi, Kenya.In a post-match interview from Nairobi yesterday, Mkandawire expressed happiness with the win and more so […]

Now aim for gold, ZGU urges junior golfers

By SHAMAOMA MUSONDATHE Zambia Golf Union (ZGU) has expressed excitement at the bronze medal the Zambia boys’ team just won at the Africa Junior Golf Championship in Uganda but demanded a bigger medal next time.Speaking in an interview yesterday, ZGU president Greg Lubesha said the bronze medal was a great achievement and showed progress for […]

Golfers remain 4th in Uganda

By SHAMAOMA MUSONDA – FOR the third straight day, the Zambia boys’ team stayed in fourth place at the ongoing Africa Junior Golf Championship in Uganda and just a shot off a medal position.But the girls were kept in distant eighth place as favourites South Africa stayed 30 shots ahead of second-placed Zimbabwe going into […]

Zambia still 4th at Africa Junior Golf meet

By ELIAS CHIPEPOZAMBIA has maintained fourth place at the Africa Junior Golf Championship in Uganda after posting a score of 477 after two rounds of play at the plush Lake Victoria Serena Golf Resort and Spa in Kigo.

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Golfers to enter camp after players end-of-term tests

By SHAMAOMA MUSONDA – TEAM-ZAMBIA will next Tuesday enter camp in readiness for the Africa Junior Golf championship in Uganda at which they are expected to finish near the medal brackets

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‘Women businesses lacking digital financial knowledge’

By MAIMBOLWA MULIKELELAA survey conducted by the Zambia Federation of Associations of Women in Business (ZFAWIB) has revealed that less than 50 per cent of women who owned Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) are familiar with digital financial services offered by commercial banks.The survey conducted when COVID-19 was at peak in Zambia and whose […]

New Coach Micho Ready for Zambia’s Defining Moment

[Monitor] Micho Sredojevic loves challenges. When he left Rwanda after a rather poor run in the 2014 World Cup qualifiers, Uganda were a bit low on morale following successive close-shave Afcon qualifications.

New Child Labour Law Looms in Tobacco-Growing Countries

[Daily News] THE International Labour Organisation (ILO) has approved new approach to fight child labour in tobacco growing countries and promote decent agricultural activities especially in Malawi, Tanzania, Uganda and Zambia.

Zambia, Uganda in Goals Hunt At Cosafa U-17

[Monitor] Uganda are certain to move to the quarterfinals of the Cosafa U-17 Championships owing to their 11-0 win over hosts Mauritius on Sunday.

Huawei Helped Zambia, Uganda Govts Spy on Opposition – Report

[Citizen] An investigation by Wall Street Journal claims Huawei technicians helped authorities in Uganda to intercept encrypted messages to penetrate a WhatsApp chat group in which musician and politician Bobi Wine is a member.

Revealed – How Huawei Helped Museveni Spy On Bobi Wine

[Nation] An investigation by Wall Street Journal claims Huawei technicians helped authorities in Uganda to intercept encrypted messages to penetrate a WhatsApp chat group in which musician and politician Bobi Wine is a member.

We Can Still Win – Njovu

[Times of Zambia] ZAMBIA 15s rugby team coach Lawrence Njovu believes his charges can still save the test series with a win in Uganda despite losing four players due to personal commitments.

Namibia Through to Quarter-Finals at CHAN 2018

[CAF] Namibia who are making their debut in the tournament had already qualified for the quarter finals after successive victories over Cote d'Ivoire and Uganda in Marrakech.

Presidents Call for Accelerated Action to End Child Marriage

[Independent (Kampala)] New York -President Yoweri Museveni of Uganda has emphasized the importance of education for girls and skills training to boost women's economic empowerment and financial independence in the fight against child marriage.

Uganda Ends Zambia’s Africa Netball Championship Dream

[Times of Zambia] Zambia's campaign at the Africa Netball Championship ended in defeat as the cash strapped team lost 67-50 to Uganda, who made history by becoming the first host nation to win the continental event unbeaten.

Zambian Legend Bwalya Rallies Uganda Cranes to Win First Match

[Monitor] Franceville -Algeria coach Georges Leekens wore a confident look as he insisted he was not surprised by the Zimbabwean sting that scared the Desert Foxes out of their skin until talisman Riyad Mahrez twice came to their rescue.