Tag: Zambia

Ado AminuSeptember 3, 2021

Ivory Coast TV presenter convicted of glorifying rape | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the African continent, these are the 5 stories you may have missed out on: Ivory Coast TV presenter convicted ...

Ado AminuSeptember 2, 2021

Superstar, Drake announces Tems will be on his CLB album | 5 Things That Should Matter Today

Across the African continent, these are the 5 stories you may have missed out on: Music superstar Drake announces Tems ...

Ado AminuAugust 27, 2021

OPEC+ expected to stick to output hike as oil prices bounce back, Algeria to cut gas supplies to Morocco | 5 Things That Matter Today

Across the African continent, these are the 5 stories you shouldn’t miss: Gunmen release dozens of Nigerian students abducted in ...

Temidayo Taiwo-SidiqApril 23, 2020

Beyond debates; $21k viral video provokes epic #ThrowbackThursday | The #YNaijaCover

Thursday as many other days ended with another Lockdown Special on the Nigerian social media space,  as the timelines from ...

Bernard DayoSeptember 4, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: Chigozie Obioma’s ”An Orchestra of Minorities” has been shortlisted for the Booker Prize 2019

The Booker Prize 2019 shortlist was announced yesterday on the Booker website, and author Chigozie Obioma made the final cut ...

EditorMarch 18, 2018

Zodwa Wabantu got deported by the Zambian government for fears she would ‘undermine national values’

It is easy to forget just how much western influence has come to determine what Africans and African countries value, ...

AzeezOctober 9, 2017

Fans were injured but nobody died during Nigeria-Zambia clash – NFF

The Nigerian Football Federation has denied reports that five people died at the Uyo International Stadium during the 2018 FIFA World ...

AzeezOctober 8, 2017

Many injured during Nigeria-Zambia match

Many football fans have been left injured after a stampeded at the Uyo Intentional stadium, Punch reports. The incident took ...

Omoleye OmoruyiOctober 7, 2017

Nigeria beat Zambia to qualify for Russia 2018

The Super Eagles of Nigeria and the Chipolopolo of Zambia today, played their final March to determine if Nigeria will ...

AzeezOctober 9, 2016

World Cup Qualifier: Nigeria starts on a winning note, defeats Zambia

Nigeria’s Super Eagles have started their journey to the 2018 World Cup on a good note, after defeating Zambia 2-1 ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 8, 2016

Super Eagles arrive Zambia (PHOTOS)

Nigeria’s national football team, Super Eagles have arrived Ndola, Zambia venue of their first World Cup Qualifying game. Gernot Rohr’s ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 5, 2016

NFF lacks sufficient funds to prosecute Zambia game – Pinnick

President of the Nigeria Football Federation (NFF), Amaju Pinnick on Tuesday said the Federation lacks the sufficient funds for the ...

Oludolapo AdelanaOctober 3, 2016

World Cup qualifier: Rohr replaces injured Moses, Success

Super Eagles coach, Gernot Rohr has replaced the duo of Victor Moses and Isaac Success over injury concerns for Sunday’s ...

Oludolapo AdelanaSeptember 29, 2016

We won’t miss WC qualifier against Zambia – NFF

The Nigeria Football Federation (NFF) has debunked claims in the online media that the Super Eagles will fail to honour ...

AzeezSeptember 23, 2016

World Cup qualifier: Rohr names 23-man squad against Zambia

Super Eagles Coach, Gernot Rohr has named 23 players for the World Cup qualifier against Zambia at the Levy Nwanawasa Stadium ...

Oreoluwa PetersJuly 20, 2016

UBA and MasterCard announce ground-breaking Pan-African partnership

United Bank Africa (UBA) and MasterCard have announced a partnership which will see UBA act as the issuer for MasterCard ...

Op-Ed EditorMay 19, 2016

Opinion: The misnomer called African leaders

During the cab ride to the airport in Lusaka on my way to Kigali this morning, my taxi driver told ...

Oreoluwa PetersMay 1, 2016

Wizkid gets ‘Zambia Love’ (WATCH)

Coming off the heels of his successful concert in Sierra Leone, Wizkid delivers yet another entertaining performance in Zambia. Concertgoers ...

Janeth JAugust 4, 2015

Osinbajo commissions Dangote’s cement plant in Zambia

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo commissioned a 1.5Mt Dangote Cement plant and 30MW coal-fired power plant in Ndola, Zambia owned by ...

Ada IgboanugoJuly 8, 2015

Zambian woman reportedly gives birth to ‘hair’

A 26-year-old woman in Zambia has given birth to pure hair, according to the Luwingu District Medical Officer, Dr Ernest ...

August 17, 2013

Nollywood actress, Ini Edo joins Adebayo Jones, others as Miss Black Africa UK judge

by Oge Okonkwo Nollywood actress, has been announced as a judge for one of UK’s largest ethnic beauty pageant, the ...

August 11, 2013

Jealous rage: Woman almost bites off police officer’s genitals

A police officer in Ndola is nursing serious injuries after his genital organ was nearly ripped off by his wife ...

February 8, 2013

Tragic Thursday: Zambia mourns after worst bus crash in county’s history killing about 53

by Chi Ibe More than 50 people have died in what is now referred to as one of Zambia’s worst ...

January 28, 2013

AFCON 2013: “Don’t embarrass us,” NFF tells Eagles

The Nigerian Football Federation (NFF) says the Super Eagles must not embarrass the country by failing to qualify for the ...

January 25, 2013

AFCON 2013: Eagles draw again

by Babarinsa Olusola Zambia’s keeper, Kennedy Mweene spared the defending champions an early exit as his late penalty gave them ...

January 23, 2013

“It is like a lost game” – Yobo reacts to Burkina Faso draw

by Isi Esene Nigeria’s national team captain, Joseph Yobo has expressed disappointment over the draw played by the Super Eagles ...

September 5, 2012

#InCaseYouMissedIt: Nigerian businessman accused of $5million oil scam in Zambia

by Stanley Azuakola Zambian authorities believe that a Nigerian, George Anyiam-Osigwe, has exported our brand of subsidy fraud to that ...

July 24, 2012

#ThisShouldMakeYouCry: Zambia heightens visa requirements for Nigerian visitors

by Isi Esene Private and business travellers hoping to obtain visas at the point of entry into Zambia are in ...

May 24, 2012

Breaking News: Jail plus hard labour for former Zambia Minister who buried $400,000 on his farm

by Stanley Azuakola Less than a year after defeating the incumbent and becoming Zambia’s president, Michael Sata has proven that ...

February 14, 2012

‘Ifreke talks Sports: Zambia’s victory, (not) a twist of fate

by ‘Ifreke Inyang It had to be Zambia. Yes, Ivory Coast arrived the Africa Cup of Nations competition that held in ...

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