History of the Namwanga people of Nakonde

By Bwalya Mange The Winamwanga people of Nakonde District are believed to have come from North East Africa together with the Tonga/Ila people of Southern province at about 900 BC. Hence some similarities in names between the Tonga’s and Namwanga’s such as Siame in Namwanga and Sianjunza in Tonga. Their lifestyle was a fugal system […]

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Zambia v Algeria tickets go on sale tomorrow

The Football Association of Zambia has clarified that tickets for the Russia 2018 World Cup Qualifiers between Zambia and Algeria will go on sale tomorrow, Thursday and not today as earlier announced. Zambia plays Algeria on Saturday 2nd September 2017 at Heroes Stadium in the FIFA 2018 World Cup Group B qualifiers. And FAZ Communications […]

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Wedson relishes squad competition

Chipolopolo Coach Wedson Nyirenda has welcomed the headache of having to select the starting eleven for Saturday’s Russia 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Algeria after a hundred percent turnout of players summoned to duty. Nyirenda told Fazfootball.com at Nkoloma Stadium after the morning training session that competition in the team was very high. “It is always […]

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Zambia trains hundreds of teachers in the run-up to Africa Code Week 2017

Skilled Volunteers from SAP CSR EMEA successfully trained more than 350 local teachers over the weekend as part of the Train-the-Trainer sessions organized by SAP and Africa Code Week partners at Lusaka International Community School (LICS). Participants learnt coding with Scratch, a free programming language designed by the MIT Media Lab to teach coding to […]

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