Barcelona Under-20 Defeat Zambia’s Youth Sie

The Zambia Under-20 got a taste of high level junior competition when they lost to Barcelona B 3-1 in a friendly match played at the world famous academy La Masia. After the disappointment of missing out on playing the Real … Continued

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The Zambia Under-20 got a taste of high level junior competition when they lost to Barcelona B 3-1 in a friendly match played at the world famous academy La Masia. After the disappointment of missing out on playing the Real Madrid B side due to bad weather on Monday, the junior Chipolopolo got a run in with Barcelona’s B side that lived up to its lofty reputation on Wednesday. Goals from Jang Abeledo, Eric Villanova and Kun Rafa had given the Catalan side a runway 3-0 lead but Enock Mwepu pulled one back for the junior Chipolopolo to wind up the Spanish tour with some dignity. The Barca challenge came on the back of games against B sides of Tenerife and Swiss giants FC Basel who they both beat by a 1-0 score line. The two was using the Spain tour to build up for the Total Under-20 Africa Cup that will be hosted by Zambia and commences on February 26. Beston Chambeshi’s lads will have another friendly match against South Africa over the weekend in Lusaka as part of their preparations. Zambia is in Group A alongside Egypt, Mali and Guinea. Group B comprises Senegal, South Africa, Cameroun and Sudan. The post Barcelona Under-20 Defeat Zambia’s Youth Sie appeared first on Zambia Reports.

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WFP Suspends School Feeding in Nimba

[LINA] The Coordinator of the World Food Program (WFP) for Nimba County has announced the UN agency has temporarily suspended its school feeding program for schools in Nimba County.

[LINA] The Coordinator of the World Food Program (WFP) for Nimba County has announced the UN agency has temporarily suspended its school feeding program for schools in Nimba County.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Court Detains Man, 33, for Alleged Power Theft

[LINA] The Monrovia City Court has detained a 33-year-old man posing as an employee and manager responsible to issue meters to Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) customers within the Paynesville community.

[LINA] The Monrovia City Court has detained a 33-year-old man posing as an employee and manager responsible to issue meters to Liberia Electricity Corporation (LEC) customers within the Paynesville community.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Police Officer Suspended for Alleged Role in Motorcyclist’s Death

[LINA] The Liberia National Police (LNP) has suspended for time indefinite Police Officer Jammel K. Roberts for his alleged role in the death of a motorcyclist in Brewerville outside Monrovia last Sunday.

[LINA] The Liberia National Police (LNP) has suspended for time indefinite Police Officer Jammel K. Roberts for his alleged role in the death of a motorcyclist in Brewerville outside Monrovia last Sunday.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

LMC Head Wants Liberians Put Country First

[LINA] The head of the Liberia for Change Movement (LMC), John Brownell, has asserted that now is the time for Liberians to put the interest of their country first, rather than personal gain.

[LINA] The head of the Liberia for Change Movement (LMC), John Brownell, has asserted that now is the time for Liberians to put the interest of their country first, rather than personal gain.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

‘Stopping Corruption, Financing System Key to Development’ – Tipoteh

[LINA] Former Planning and Economic Affairs Minister Togba Nah Tipoteh has said “stopping corruption and putting more money into the (government) system” are key to national development.

[LINA] Former Planning and Economic Affairs Minister Togba Nah Tipoteh has said "stopping corruption and putting more money into the (government) system" are key to national development.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia

Unmil Commits to Environmental Protection Efforts

[LINA] The United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) has reiterated its commitment to contribute to efforts of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to improve the environment in the country.

[LINA] The United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) has reiterated its commitment to contribute to efforts of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to improve the environment in the country.

source: AllAfrica News: Liberia