Monthly Archives: March 2014

Zambia’s Nkana Exit CAF Games With 5-0 Humiliation

Nkana suffered a humiliating 5-0 defeat at the hands of Zamalek to bow out of the 2014 CAF Champions League at the Air Defence Sports Village in Cairo. Football – CAF Champions League 201314 – Nkana FC v Zamalek – Nkana StadiumThe Zambian champions who offered little in terms of resistance found themselves trailing in

Nkana Eye Passage, Zesco Fight to Stay Alive

NKANA today face the daunting task of eliminating Zamelek to reach the CAF 2014 Champions League lucrative group stage, while Zesco United fight for survival to remain in the Confederations Cup when they host Medeama in Ndola. A win or a scoring draw at the Air Force Defence Stadium in Cairo will be enough for

FAZ Cracks Wip

THE Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has deregistered 16 football clubs under its umbrella for failing to fulfil league fixtures. And FAZ has warned that it will not tolerate any form of indiscipline from its members both from within the executive committee and ordinary affiliates. FAZ president, Kalusha Bwalya said in his address during the

Nkana, Zesco Hopeful in Crucial CAF Ties

ZAMBIA’S envoys in the ongoing CAF inter-club competitions, Nkana and Zesco United are confident of progressing to the next stage of their respective tournaments tomorrow. Nkana are faced with a tricky away test to Egyptian giants, Zamalek in the Champions League while Zesco should overturn a 2-0 deficit against Ghanaian side, Medeama to remain afloat

Man Beats Wife to Death

A JEALOUS husband of Kasama has beaten his wife to death after accusing her of flirting with other men. Kennedy Bwalya, 31, was unhappy when he found his wife walking home from a church with a man and allegedly started beating her after accusing her of flirting with the man. Northern Province deputy police chief

Top Zambian Coach Reportedly Dies

Outspoken Zambian coach Keagan Mumba has died, according to bolazambia.com Reports reaching bolazambia.com indicate that Mumba, who until his death was on the sidelines of the Zanaco technical bench, died in the early hours of today at Lusaka Trust Hospital. The former Zambia assistant coach who has a stint with the Under-20 and Under 23

Two Drown in Chambeshi Pontoon Accident

TWO people have drowned after cables attached to a pontoon operating on the Chambeshi River snapped at the weekend. The other seven passengers who were on board the pontoon survived the incident and managed to get to river bank alive. The pontoon was ferring an Isuzu truck registration LLB 3479 laden with timber which was

Wife in Agony As Hubby Weds

A Thirty-five-YEAR-OLD woman of Lusaka’s Zingalume Township has been left in agony after learning that her 45-year-old husband is marrying another woman in a suspected case of bigamy. Bigamy is the crime of marrying somebody else when one is still legally married to another under the Marriage Act. But Samuel Kamwela, who has been in

’Step Up Fight Against Alcohol Abuse Among Juveniles’

THE Ndola City Council (NCC) has called for community partnership in the fight against alcohol abuse among the under-age. Last week an 18-year-old girl identified as Sylvia Chanda of Ndola’s Chifubu Township died at Ndola Central Hospital from suspected excessive intake of alcohol. NCC public relations manager Roy Kuseka said the local authority was saddened