Ex-international Njovu joins Warriors

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  By MICHAEL MIYOBA  MTN/FAZ Super League side Kabwe Warriors have acquired the services of two Power Dynamos players in readiness for the 2017 MTN/FAZ Super League. Speaking during an interview with Daily Nation Sports, Kabwe Warriors Football Club secretary, Davies Mwanza, said the duo of former Chipolopolo midfielder William Njovu and


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  By Grace Chaile-Lesoetsa  IT IS  a tricky group but we will not allow Zambia or the other two opponents deter our second qualification to the Africa Cup of Nations in 2019 , Guinea Bissau head coach Baciro Cande has charged. With his team forcing a 1-all draw on hosts Gabon in

Sports promotes peace, says  Brig Gen Sampa

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  By MICHAEL MIYOBA THE impact sports has on the promotion of peace and unity in any nation must never be underestimated, Zambia National Service commandant’s representative, Brigadier  General Lawrence Sampa has said. Speaking during the presentation of awards to various sports men and women at the 2016 ZNS annual sports awards,

K15,000-rich Masumba tournament kicks off

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By MICHAEL MIYOBA THE K15 000 Steven Masumba birthday soccer tournament kicked off in Lusaka with Kalingalinga’s Lilanda F.C. clashing with Fortune F.C. in a group a fixture played at Kalingalinga Basic School grounds. Speaking during the official opening of the tournament, former deputy minister of Sports, Youth and Child Development, Steven

Nigerian defender Oluwafemi leaves Zesco

By GRACE CHAILE -LESOETSA  NIGERIAN defender Ayo Oluwafemi has left Super Division side Zesco United after a two-season stay at the club. According to inside sources, Oluwafemi left the club for greener pastures in his native country. But the sources revealed that Zesco was ready to spend on Kabwe Warriors striker Idriss Mbombo and

Buffaloes basketballers deserved more – Coach

By MICHAEL MIYOBA  THE 2016 – 2017 Midlands Basketball Association (MBA) League was very competitive, Green Buffaloes basketball team coach Henry Mwaba has said. Speaking in an interview with Daily Nation Sports, coach Mwaba said the game of basketball has continued to improve as clubs have become very competitive. Mwaba said had

U-20 foreign trio still expected to arrive

By MICHAEL MIYOBA  THE Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) says the three foreign-based players called by Junior Chipolopolo team coach Beston Chambeshi to join the national team in readiness for the Under-20 Africa Cup Championships, have not yet arrived.  In an interview with the Daily nation Sports in Lusaka, FAZ deputy

2019 AfCON a must – Wada

By GRACE CHAILE -LESOETSA  CHIPOLOPOLO head coach Wedson Nyirenda says the 2019 Africa Cup of Nation is a must qualification for Zambia but calls for right attitude and preparation. According to the CAF draws conducted in Libreville, Gabon, on Thursday, Zambia was drawn against Guniea Bissau, Namibia and Mozambique in Group K of

U-20 can do it,  says Makembo

  By Bennie Mundando WE are looking for nothing else other than being crowned champions at this year’s Under 20 Africa youth tournament because we have the quality to conquer the continent, the Zambia Sports Fans Association (ZASPOFA) has said. And ZASPOFA is recruiting new members of the brass band after procuring

Kalu is a ‘traitor’?

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  …AS ROW OVER HIS CAF VOTES AGAINST KALABA RAGES ON By Michael Miyoba KALUSHA Bwalya’s failure to vote for Rainford Kalaba in the race for the CAF award for the Best Player based in Africa has continued to receive mixed reactions, with some soccer fans in Lusaka labelling the soccer icon