Kenya Picks Three Points From Cape Town 7s

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya picked up a paltry three points at the Cape Town Sevens in South Africa after beating neighbors Uganda 24-10 in the 13th place play-off final on Sunday evening.

[Capital FM] Nairobi -Kenya picked up a paltry three points at the Cape Town Sevens in South Africa after beating neighbors Uganda 24-10 in the 13th place play-off final on Sunday evening.

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Nyirenda Names Ng’onga in CHAN Squad

Chipolopolo coach Wedson Nyirenda has summoned 30 players to commence preparations for the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) to be held in Morocco. Nyirenda has handed a debut call for National Assembly striker Gamphani Lungu who netted 18 goals to … Continued

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Chipolopolo coach Wedson Nyirenda has summoned 30 players to commence preparations for the 2018 African Nations Championship (CHAN) to be held in Morocco. Nyirenda has handed a debut call for National Assembly striker Gamphani Lungu who netted 18 goals to help his side bounce back to the Super Division. Zambia is in Group B alongside Ivory Coast, Namibia and Uganda. The tournament runs from January 13 to February 4. FULL LIST (GOALKEEPERS) Moses Mapulanga (Nkana FC), Toaster Nsabata (Zanaco FC), Allan Chibwe (Power Dynamos FC), Kenny Mumba (Red Arrows) (DEFENDERS) Solomon Sakala (Napsa Stars FC), Simon Silwimba, Fackson Kapumbu (both Zesco United), Lawrence Chungu, Isaac Shamujompa (Power Dynamos), John Mwengani (Nkana), Ziyo Tembo (Zanaco), Adrian Chama (Green Buffaloes), Jimmy Nakena (Nchanga Rangers) (MIDFIELDERS) Donashano Malama (Nkana), Kondwani Mtonga, Misheck Chaila, John Chingandu (all Zesco United), Larry Bwalya, Godfrey Ngwenya (Power Dynamos), Augustine Mulenga, Ernest Mbewe (both Zanaco), Mike Katiba (Green Buffaloes), Bwalya Kasonde (Nchanga Rangers) (STRIKERS) Friday Samu (Green Buffaloes), Gamphani Lungu (National Assembly), Alex N’gonga, Martin Phiri (both Power Dynamos), Ronald Kampamba (Nkana), Lazarous Kambole (Zesco United), Lubinda Mundia (Red Arrows) (Source: FAZ Media) The post Nyirenda Names Ng’onga in CHAN Squad appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Mugabe Leases Seized Land to White Businessman

[Zimbabwe Independent] Former president Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace are leasing out land they controversially seized from Interfresh Holdings Ltd’s Mazowe citrus estate a few years ago to local businessman Hamish Rudland, exposing their counterpro…

[Zimbabwe Independent] Former president Robert Mugabe and his wife Grace are leasing out land they controversially seized from Interfresh Holdings Ltd's Mazowe citrus estate a few years ago to local businessman Hamish Rudland, exposing their counterproductive posturing and double standards while still in power, investigations show.

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Cosafa Ditches Hotel after Malanji Spat

Kwacha Member of Parliament and Royal Gibson Hotel owner Joe Malanji rubbed the visiting Cosafa U-20 delegation the wrong way forcing them to check out of his hotel where they were booked for the rest of the tournament. Malanji clashed … Continued

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Kwacha Member of Parliament and Royal Gibson Hotel owner Joe Malanji rubbed the visiting Cosafa U-20 delegation the wrong way forcing them to check out of his hotel where they were booked for the rest of the tournament. Malanji clashed with the Cosafa delegation and engaged in a near fight with one of the female Cosafa personnel Lynda Greef. The Cosafa delegation was incensed when Malanji showed up at the hotel and started peeling off Cosafa brands off the premises saying he did not allow them to put posters all over the place. When he was confronted and reminded of the contract entered into with Cosafa the golf administrator turned politician blew up and hurled un-palatable words at the cosafa delegation. Malanji went hysterical throwing tantrums as the delegation watched on in disbelief. After the scuffle the cosafa delegation immediately checked out the entire delegation at what had been the tournament secretariat and set up base at Milford Lodge in Nkana East. Malanji’s pleas to the Cosafa team to reinstate their booking fell on deaf ears. Royal Gibson Hotel has had little luck with foreign clients having also fallen out with the SuperSport crew that used to camp their staff their but ditched Malanji after having cancelled out a pre-booked arrangement. The cosafa secretariat offered a diplomatic response to the incident with their communications team putting up a mild statement. “In response to my communication below sent this morning, several members of the media have enquired as to the reason for our sudden ‘change of address, and the accommodation change of the COSAFA secretariat offices,†read a statement from the cosafa secretariat. “COSAFA specified a particular set of protocols and requirements with the Royal Gibson Management when entering into an agreement and booking the accommodation at that hotel. When the shortcomings were addressed with the management and they failed to rectify same, COSAFA elected to move to the Milford Lodge.†The post Cosafa Ditches Hotel after Malanji Spat appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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Man Kills One, Injures Two Others During Alleged ATM Robbery

[News24Wire] A Johannesburg man has shot and killed one man and injured two others after they allegedly tried to rob him at an ATM near Oriental Plaza on Sunday morning.

[News24Wire] A Johannesburg man has shot and killed one man and injured two others after they allegedly tried to rob him at an ATM near Oriental Plaza on Sunday morning.

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Army Helicopter Crashes After Assisting in Training Exercise

[News24Wire] The South Africa Air Force has confirmed that an Oryx helicopter crash landed on the Worcester side of the Huguenot Tunnel near Cape Town on Sunday afternoon while assisting a training team.

[News24Wire] The South Africa Air Force has confirmed that an Oryx helicopter crash landed on the Worcester side of the Huguenot Tunnel near Cape Town on Sunday afternoon while assisting a training team.

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Home Affairs Minister Says Wife Saved Him From Grace Mugabe

[New Zimbabwe] Home Affairs Minister Obert Mpofu has vowed his ever-lasting love for ousted President Robert Mugabe but has made astounding claims he used to ask his own wife to pray for him to be spared from former First Lady, Grace’s insults during r…

[New Zimbabwe] Home Affairs Minister Obert Mpofu has vowed his ever-lasting love for ousted President Robert Mugabe but has made astounding claims he used to ask his own wife to pray for him to be spared from former First Lady, Grace's insults during rallies.

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Opposition Leaders Slam Army Presence on Streets

[New Zimbabwe] What started as euphoria as a result of former president Robert Mugabe’s ouster seems to have degenerated into despair and anger as the soldiers that continue to roam the streets are increasingly accused of violating people’s rights.

[New Zimbabwe] What started as euphoria as a result of former president Robert Mugabe's ouster seems to have degenerated into despair and anger as the soldiers that continue to roam the streets are increasingly accused of violating people's rights.

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