1 minute read January 29, 2013 Songs for Chipolopolo (or Africa Cup of Nations Playlist N°4) By Charles Mafa* It’s death or glory today for defending champions Zambia, who must beat Burkina Faso to make it to the quarter-finals. Anything less will be a major disappointment…… Read More 2 minutes read January 26, 2013 What we learn from day seven of the 2013 African Cup of Nations That was a duel between Zambia and Nigeria. Two equally matched opponents facing each other in the Mbombela Stadium. Each team intent on gaining that certain satisfaction. The Super Eagles….. Read More 2 minutes read January 21, 2013 What We Learned From Day Three of The 2013 African Cup of Nations Ethiopia’s wily head coach Sewnet Bishaw turned this game with a substitution on 64′, bringing on Addis Hintsa in central midfield. It was Hintsa’s through-ball that opened up the Zambian….. Read More 5 minutes read January 21, 2013 Afcon 2013 Preview: Can Zambia’s Chipolopolo do it again? Guest Post By Charles Mafa* Zambian fans know what it’s like to participate in the Africa Nations Cup. Their national team take part in 15 tournaments (0ut of a total….. Read More 7 minutes read December 28, 2012 The 10 Greatest Sporting Moments of 2012 Next year we hope Nigerian super-pastor T.B. Joshua will let us know what 2013’s top 10 sporting moments will be well ahead of time (we’ll be starting our dedicated sports….. Read More 5 minutes read November 13, 2012 Zambia’s Gossip Girl Even as a child, I knew Zambia was a media dictatorship. No one dared say too much that criticised the government; and anyway, where did we get our daily news?….. Read More 4 minutes read October 26, 2012 Film Africa (2): ‘When China Met Africa’ Bleeding, splintering, RGB pixels paint repeated images of handshakes and embraces — filmed off a television screen, or from existing filmed material — until they expand to a short panorama….. Read More ← Older posts Newer posts → ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.