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Youth Games staff will be paid: Langa

Youth Games staff will be paid: Langa

MINISTER of Sport, Arts and Culture, Andrew Langa, has  vowed that all supporting staff and service providers who participated in the 2014 African Union Sport Council (AUSC) Under 20 youth games held last year in December would definitely be paid. Addressing a press conference on ... Read More »

Former Warriors skipper Peter Ndlovu robbed

Former Warriors skipper Peter Ndlovu robbed

FORMER Warriors skipper and Highlanders legend Peter Ndlovu was on New Year’s Eve robbed of cash and his family’s travelling documents while on holiday in Zimbabwe, from his South African base. Ndlovu, now manager at South African Absa Premier Soccer League champions, Mamelodi Sundowns, yesterday ... Read More »

Whatmore expected to be named Zimbabwe coach

Whatmore expected to be named Zimbabwe coach

Dav Whatmore is expected to be appointed as Zimbabwe’s coach ahead of the 2015 World Cup, replacing Stephen Mangongo who was sacked from the position earlier in December after a five-month tenure. The support staff will also include a new batting coach, who is yet to ... Read More »

Minister assures artists on youth games remuneration

Minister assures artists on youth games remuneration

Sports, Arts and Culture Minister Andrew Langa has assured artists who participated at the just ended Africa Union Sport Council Region 5 under 20 youth games that government will fulfil its contractual obligations for services they rendered during the regional sporting extravaganza. Addressing artists and ... Read More »

Brahimi wins BBC African Footballer of the Year award 2014

Brahimi wins BBC African Footballer of the Year award 2014

Yacine Brahimi has been voted the BBC African Footballer of the Year 2014. The 24-year-old midfielder becomes the first Algerian to win the award, which is decided by football fans. Porto winger Brahimi told BBC Sport: “It’s a big honour for me to receive this ... Read More »

Taijul debut hat-trick seals 5-0 win over Zimbabwe

Taijul debut hat-trick seals 5-0 win over Zimbabwe

Taijul Islam‘s hat-trick, the first by an ODI debutant, spun Zimbabwe out for 128 and spurred Bangladesh to their second 5-0 series win. The home side won with 25.3 overs and five wickets to spare, with Mahmudullah and Sabbir Rahman unbeaten on 51 and 13 ... Read More »

Youth Games: Organisers flight tenders for sportswear

Youth Games: Organisers flight tenders for sportswear

Organisers of the African Union Sports Council Region V Youth Games to be held in Bulawayo from December 5 to 14 are seeking companies to supply key sportswear and bedding material to be used during the games, less than three weeks before kick-off. President Robert ... Read More »

Council endorses 2017 Afcon bid

Council endorses 2017 Afcon bid

Zimbabwe Football Association (ZIFA) has picked Bulawayo as a possible second host city for 2017 African Cup of Nations and both parties have inked an agreement. The other host city is Harare and according to Zifa, Barbourfields and  the National Sports Stadium would not require ... Read More »

Ongafuniyo Akayekele? Bosso coach Kaindu resigns!

Ongafuniyo Akayekele? Bosso coach Kaindu resigns!

SPECULATION is mounting that Highlanders head coach Kelvin Kaindu is on his way out with reports indicating that the Zambian tendered his resignation letter after a spell of poor results, with the latest being a humiliating 3 – 1 home loss at the hands of ... Read More »

Injury-prone Jambo retires from football

Injury-prone Jambo retires from football

Kaizer Chiefs left back and former Zimbabwe international, Jimmy Jambo, has retired from football because of a recurring injury. It was reported two months ago that Jambo was set for a pre-season return at Naturena, however after suffering a horrendous knee injury during the 2012/13 ... Read More »