Daily Archives: March 27, 2017

Zambia Under 20 loses to South Korea 4-1

Zambia Under 20

Under-20 African champions, Zambia have lost by 4 goals to 1 to hosts South Korea at the on ongoing four nation invitational tournament. Zambia who were playing their second game after beating Ecuador by two goals to nil in their opening match last week failed to replicate their form against the under-20 World cup hosts. Beston Chambeshi’s boys failed to ...

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President Lungu’s visit to Israel still yielding positive results – Banda

Charles Banda

Tourism and Arts Minister Charles Banda says President Edgar Lungu’s visit to Israel has continued to yield positive results in the tourism sector. He made the observation when the visiting President of Galilee International Management Institute Dr. Joseph Shevel paid a courtesy call on him today. Mr. Banda says his ministry is ready to partner with the Galilee International Management ...

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UPND reports Kamba to Police for threatening violence

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The United Party for National Development (UPND) has reported PF Lusaka province youth chairman Kennedy Kamba to the Police for Proposing and Threatening Violence. UPND youth spokesperson Gilbert Liswaniso says Mr Kamba must be arrested because he is a danger to the nation. Mr Liswaniso says there is need for the police to act decisively and arrest Mr. Kamba. He ...

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CCZ counsels govt on review of Land Act

Matale Suzanne

Government has been advised to ensure the revision of the Land Policy and Act does not create uncertainty in the investor community. Council of Churches in Zambia (CCZ) General Secretary Suzanne Matale says the church mother however welcomes President Edgar Lungu’s directive that the Land Policy and Act be reviewed. Reverend Matale says the CCZ has noted that both the ...

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Give UPND alternate rally date, SACCORD advises Police

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The Southern African Center for the Constructive Resolution of Disputes (SACCORD) has advised the Zambia Police Service to give the opposition United Party For National Development(UPND) an alternative date to hold their cancelled rally in Kanyama. SACCORD Executive Director, Boniface Cheembe has told QTV that the Police’s decision to deny the UPND the permit to hold their rally is what ...

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Orange is the New Black couple marry

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It sounds like a storyline straight from Hollywood – but a star of Orange is the New Black has just married one of the show’s writers, in real life. Samira Wiley and Lauren Morelli met on the set of the Netflix drama, about life in a women’s prison. It was while writing for the hit show that Morelli, who was ...

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Russia opposition leader Navalny jailed

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Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been jailed for 15 days for resisting police orders during mass protests on Sunday. Mr Navalny was among several hundred people who were detained in connection with the rallies across the country. The court in Moscow earlier fined him the minimum 20,000 roubles ($350) for organising the banned protests. On Monday the Kremlin accused ...

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Russia jails protests leader Alexei Navalny for 15 days

Alexei Navalny (left) called for nationwide protests over alleged government corruption

Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny has been jailed for 15 days for resisting police orders during mass protests on Sunday. Mr Navalny was among several hundred people who were detained in connection with the rallies across the country. The court in Moscow earlier fined him the minimum 20,000 roubles ($350) for organising the banned protests. On Monday the Kremlin accused ...

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Nyirenda satisfied with Zim draw

Nyirenda satisfied with Zim draw

Wedson Nyirenda is satisfied with Zambia’s overall display in Sunday’s away friendly draw against Zimbabwe in Harare. Zambia and Zimbabwe played out to a 0-0 at The National Sports Stadium in Harare, in what was Chipolopolo’s first engagement in 2017. Nyirenda fielded a team that comprised of home-based player’s with goalkeeper Kennedy Mweene of Mamelodi Sundowns, in South Africa the ...

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Lusaka to host four club tourney

Lusaka to host four club tourney

Lusaka Dynamos will host a four club pre-season tournament next week, at National Heroes Stadium. Dynamos chief executive officer Simataa Simataa said the four-club event will be played over three days in Lusaka. The round-robin tournament has attracted Lusaka-based team’s Green Buffaloes, Napsa Stars and Red Arrows including hosts Dynamos. “This tournament is very important, because all participating clubs will ...

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