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Zambia ReportsTuesday, August 22nd, 2017 at 5:41pm
GBM Calls Off Alleged Richard Sakala Bluff

UPND vice president for administration Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba says Daily Nation proprietor Richard Sakala phoned him in an attempt to con him into scandalizing Chishimba Kambwili.

Mwamba in a cry-wolf-like scenario alleged that Sakala phoned him with a false identity with the UPND vice president pulling off Sakala’s bluff by cutting off the conversation.

BELOW IS GBM’s full posting:


Daily Nation newspaper proprietor Richard Sakala this morning phoned in an attempt to dupe me into a discussion aimed at causing confusion in the UPND leadership.

Mr Sakala who called under the guise of anonymity asked me to comment on PF orchestrated propaganda that Dr Chishimba Kambwili aimed at taking over the UPND vice presidency.

I quickly identified Mr Sakala's voice and charged that the UPND is a party for all Zambians and it would unconditionally welcome Dr Kambwili if he decided to join the UPND.

I urged Mr Sakala to stop surviving on confusion.
It is unfortunate that this ex convict wants to always create confusion for him to earn a living. ..what kind of a human being is he who cannot make money in a prudent way... and he pretends to be another person

Sakala has to learn to be sincere, when he was under siege and his paper almost folding up, I assisted him with money and the purchase of vehicles for his paper, money that he has not paid me back.

The issue of Dr Kambwili and I racing is neither here nor is in the minds of people like Sakala and panicking PF sympathisers..
Kambwili is my brother and a free citizen who has been demonized by your Daily Nation newspaoer ... he is actually welcome in the UPND if he so wishes. UPND is a party of choice for all Zambians.

Mr Sakala, be professional like other journalists ....even Iwe Ka Sakala , when our time comes we shall forgive you because we know that you survive through cheating .'
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Zambia Reports
Zambia ReportsTuesday, August 22nd, 2017 at 5:40pm
Former Chipata Mayor Commits Suicide

Former Chipata Mayor Jealous Phiri has allegedly committed suicide following piling obtaining money by false pretense cases.

Phiri was found dead in his car at the Chipata Primary School grounds with a bottle of doom near him.

The death has been confirmed by Eastern Province Police Commissioner Alex Chilufya who said the body was found by a passer-by.

“He was found on the driver's seat in his car and upon inspection of the body it was observed that foam was coming out of his nostrils and an empty container of doom pesticides was found besides the body. The deceased was facing several cases of O/M/B/F pretences. He was on Police Bond in one of the cases. His body was conveyed to Chipata General Hospital Mortuary awaiting post-mortem,” stated the police.

Phiri served as mayor from 2013 to 2016.
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Zambia Reports
Zambia ReportsTuesday, August 22nd, 2017 at 4:17pm
Wada Unveils Algeria Squad

Chipolopolo coach Wedson Nyirenda has unveiled his 31 member provisional squad for back to back Russia 2018 World Cup qualifiers against Algeria.

During a media briefing at Football House, Nyirenda has named seven U-20 players with an amnesty extended to the Lusaka Dynamos duo of Fwayo Tembo and Clatous Chama who have been recalled.

Nyirenda has also named 2012 Africa Cup winning goalkeeper Kennedy Mweene as captain of the side in the absence of Rainford Kalaba who is suspended after having accumulated two yellow cards in the match against Nigeria and Cameroun.
According to the list the technical bench has added 2017 Total U-20 Africa Cup winners and World Cup quarter finalists in Patson Daka, Enock Mwepu, Fashion Sakala, Emmanuel Banda, Edward Chilufya, Moses Nyondo and Boston Muchindu.
The team will enter into camp on Sunday August 27 with the match scheduled for Heroes Stadium.
Zambia will fly straight into Constantine Algeria after the first leg at Heroes Stadium for the second leg that will be held three days later,
FAZ secretary general Ponga Liwewe announced that U-20 coach Beston Chambeshi had been elevated to an assiatant role at the senior team.


Kennedy Mweene (Mamelodi Sundowns-South Africa), Toaster Nsabata (Zanaco), Allan Chibwe (Power Dynamos)

Donashano Malama, Boston Muchindu, Moses Nyondo (Nkana), Simon Silwimba, Fackson Kapumbu, Roderick Kabwe (Ajax Cape Town-South Africa), Ziyo Tembo (Zanaco), Isaac Shamujompa (Power Dynamos), Adrian Chama (Green Buffaloes), Webster Mulenga (Red Arrows), Stoppilla Sunzu (Arsenal Tula-Russia), Billy Mutale (Power Dynamos)
Kondwani Mtonga, John Ching’andu, Mischeck Chaila (Zesco United), Emmanuel Banda (Ostende FC-Belgium), Ernest Mbewe, Augustine Mulenga (Zanaco), Fashion Sakala (Spartak Moscow-Russia), Edward Chilufya (Mpahnde Youth Academy), Enock Mwepu (Red bull Salzburg), Clatous Chama, Fwayo Tembo (Lusaka Dynamos), Godfrey Ngwenya (Power Dynamos), Chisamba Lungu (Allanyespor-Turkey)

Patson Daka (Red bull Salzburg), Brian Mwila (Platinum Stars), Justin Shonga (Nkwazi), Martin Phiri (Power Dynamos), Alex Ng’onga (Power Dynamos)

(SOURCE: Fazfootball)
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Zambia Reports
Zambia ReportsTuesday, August 22nd, 2017 at 10:47am
Letter: Woodland’s Chalala Security Alert; “We Are Being Mugged”

Dear Editor

Could you please highlight our security breakdown in Chalala especially around Glory Academy Road area. We are being mugged as we drive into our yards. It’s out of hand. Let the police do something about it.
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Zambia Reports
Zambia ReportsTuesday, August 22nd, 2017 at 10:46am
Ex-Student’s Union Leader Praises Pres. Lungu Over UNZA Exam Crisis

President Edgar Lungu has received kudos for prevailing over the 7000 UNZA students that could have missed out of writing examinations this month.

Humphrey Mwenya, an ex-Zanasu president, says President Lungu’s gesture deserves support more so that he is a product of the institution and understands its challenges.

“The directive by President Edgar Lungu to allow 7234 affected UNZA students sit for this August examinations is a true reflection of his commitment and passion towards uplifting the livelihoods of majority youths and common Zambian families,” Mwenya says.

“The Republican President understands the real challenges of a common family and meeting the high university tuition fees is a gradual process that would never be met instantaneously.

“There is need for more consented efforts by all stakeholders to make access to university education attainable with no hindrances.

“Poverty reduction through education is the only possible way to reduce the gap between the poor and the rich.

“It is gratifying that President Edgar Lungu continues to recognise the importance of university education to a common humble family striving to provide education to the children,” he says.

Mwenya says the greatest gift a humble family can receive from its government is access to tertiary education.

“I wish to commend the President for timely intervention to the cries of more than 7000 affected Unza students scheduled to commence there exams this August 2017,” said Mwenya.
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