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The unexpected victory of the Malagasy facing Zimbabwe, host of the competition

Madagascar qualifies for Pool A in the U20 tournament in 2020 in a tight and difficult match against the Zimbabweans on Saturday (April 20th) in Harare

It is in Harare that the Malagasy Under-20 selection has won the very popular ticket to Pool A against the Zimbabwean hosts. The match was captivating until the last minute, when the Malagasy took the lead by scoring a try to win the fight, 27 to 25! “I can’t begin…

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Rugby - Zambia: Bhubesi Pride Tours Zambia

A number of activities have been lined up as a build up to the Grand Final to be hosted by Mine Secondary School on Friday 26th April, 2019 starting at 08hrs

The Bhubesi Pride Foundation (a UK registered charity organisation) will be touring the former mining town of Kabwe in the Central Province of Zambia. Zambia Rugby Union (ZRU) Communications Manager Tom Chaloba reviewed this in an interview. "The Coaches who are drawn from Europe, Asia, Australia and Africa have so…

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    • 2019 AGCO Crop Tour took place at the AGCO Future Farm in Lusaka in the presence of Hon. Given Lubinda. Zambia’s Minister of Justice
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AGCO’s Zambia Crop Tour educates farmers in crop yield-boosting agronomy practices and techniques

Visitors were able to see how uneven depth changes the distance for a seedling to exit the ground and reach sunlight

AGCO, Your Agriculture Company (NYSE:AGCO) (www.AGCOcorp.com), a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural equipment, welcomed commercial and emerging farmers to its Zambia Crop Tour focused on educating growers in ways to enhance crop yield through improved management and agronomy practices at planting. Staged at the AGCO Future Farm in Lusaka,…

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Linda Lions to host Memorial Youth Tournament

The Tournament is being held in honour of their fallen team-mate hence it being dubbed Khondwani Sakala Memorial Tournament

Linda Lions Rugby Club of Chilanga, which was established in 2016 in collaboration with the Tag Rugby Trust, will be hosting their first ever invitational youth rugby Tournament on Friday 19th April, 2019. Tournament Organizer Akim Kabemba, who is also Tag Rugby Trust Country Manager said the Tournament is being…

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U.S. Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) Supports Aviation Cooperation with Sub-Saharan Africa

USTDA supported a delegation of aviation officials from key African markets

Today, the U.S. Trade and Development Agency concluded a three-day U.S.-Africa Airport Issues Conference, organized by the American Association of Airport Executives and Airports Company South Africa, and supported by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration. The conference convened U.S. industry representatives and high-level aviation officials from several African countries to…

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The victory of Kenya over previously unbeaten Namibia

For the first time, Kenya qualifies for the Junior World Trophy which will take place in Sao José Dos Campos, Brazil, from 9th to 21st July, 2019

In Nairobi, the "Chipus", the under-20s Kenyan selection, emerged as victors from the African Under-20 Championship Tournament, beating the Namibians, the previously unconquered title-holders. This was an remarkable victory dislodging Namibia from its throne for the first time. In another surprise of the tournament, Senegal, ranked 4th, managed to beat…

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Zambia Rugby starts preps for Barthe's u20 Tournament

Zambia is in group C alongside Algeria, Ghana and hosts Uganda

The Zambia Rugby Union (www.ZRU.rugby) has announced a Provisional Squad for the upcoming Barthe's u20 games set to be played in Uganda in May, 2019. The Team which comprises players from two regions (Midlands & Copperbelt) will be training every Friday at Diggers Rugby Club in Kitwe for Copperbelt based…

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APO Media Group Founder visits Zambia

Later in the day, Mr Pompigne-Mognard visited the Lusaka Rugby Club to appreciate the strategic Pathways being undertaken by the club to execute its Get Into Rugby program

The Founder and Chairman of media giant Apo Group (www.APO-opa.com) Mr Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th April, 2019 was at hand to witness first hand the strides and efforts being implemented by the Zambia Rugby Union (www.ZRU.rugby) towards growing the game in the country. The media guru…

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Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa Remains Below Three Percent Three Years After Crisis

Digital revolution can unlock inclusive growth and job creation across Africa

Growth in Sub-Saharan Africa has been downgraded to 2.3 percent for 2018, down from 2.5 percent in 2017, according to the April 2019 issue of Africa's Pulse, the World Bank's bi-annual analysis of the state of African economies released today. Economic growth remains below population growth for the fourth consecutive…

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Rugby : APO Group Founder visits Zambia

APO Group is the Main Official Sponsor od World Rugby’ African association, Rugby Africa

The Founder and Chairman of media giant APO Group, Mr Nicolas Pompigne-Mognard, on Saturday 6th and Sunday 7th April, 2019 was at hand to witness first hand the strides and efforts being implemented by the Zambia Rugby Union towards growing the game in the country. APO Group is the Main Official Sponsor od…