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NWFA IN FOR ROUGH DIAMONDS TOURNEY

NEWS | SPORTS By Sozo Kaperemera All is set for National Women Football Association’s (NWFA) inaugural Rough Diamond tourney which is scheduled for this month in the capital Lilongwe. According to NWFA’s chair, Siveria Chalira, the move aims at shaping and identifying talent to be shortlisted for national duties. Later in the year, the national team is to commence its ...

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SIMAMA INCREASES SPONSORSHIP

NEWS | SPORTS | SIMAMA By Bright Mfune It does not get better than this! Bishop Abraham Simama, the sponsor of Northern region Simama Premier league has lived up to his words by hiking the league’s sponsorship from K4 million to K5 million. According to the letter EM has which has been signed by General Secretary of Northern Region Football ...

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Karonga United spars with Nyasa Big Bullets

NEWS | SPORTS By Lusekero Mhango Newly promoted Super League side Karonga United says there will be no fear factor when facing Nyasa Big Bullets at the Soccer Cathedral of Karonga Stadium this Saturday. The Pre-season friendly match among others, has been arranged to fundraise for Karonga United and also to calm tensions among the 2 clubs’ fans following incidents ...

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NORTHERN REGION NETBALL OFFICIALS DRILLED ON NEW TACTICS

NEWS | SPORTS By Madalitso Phiri Netball in the northern region is likely going to improve if skills that were drilled on the region’s netball officials last Saturday are put into good use. Last Saturday, netball officials across the region banged heads on how to develop the game at Katoto Netball courts in Mzuzu. The seminar was organized amid a ...

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Know your sports star; GEORGE LUIZ NYIRENDA

SPORTS | PROFILE Defender: Nyasa Big Bullets FC Compiled By Bright Mfune Christmas eve brings a lot of memories to various people globally. To Big Bullets’ towering defender, George Nyirenda, the day is so special; it’s his birthday. For that, EM’s sports crew has decided to pay homage to this soccer star by briefly writing his profile. Our writer, BRIGHT ...

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“My Heart is STILL Blue”- Chipuwa

   ………. Chipuwa quashes game sale rumor as he is out with an injury NEWS | SPORTS By Chifundo Zingunde In recent past, the social media was awash with speculations that Be forward Wanderers   goal stopper, Richard Chipuwa was on suspension, claiming he had ‘sold’ a match to the neighbors, Nyasa Big Bullets   in a game that ended 1 all ...

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NRFA BRUSHES OFF MATCH FIXING FEARS

SPORTS | NEWS By Lusekero Mhango. Northern Region Football Association (NRFA) has dismissed calls to simultaneously play Karonga United and Chilumba Barracks 2 remaining league fixtures amid concerns from the football watching public of match fixing. The 2 Karonga based sides are involved in a fierce battle for promotion to the elite super league with only 2 points separating the ...

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IINADEQUATE FUNDING CRIPPLING ATHLETICS IN KARONGA

NEWS | SPORTS Written by Lusekero Mhango Lack of inadequate funding and neglect of grassroots athletics is said to be crippling the development of the sport in Karonga, District Athletics Officer says. According to Mike Mboma who is also an Instructor coach for athletics, lack of sponsorship has forced talented young athletes to shun the sport because there is no ...

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KARONGA UNITED CLOSER TO A SUPER LEAGUE RETURN

NEWS | SPORTS By Lusekero Mhango Northern Region Premier League side, Karonga United’s return to the TNM Super league is now a fingertip away following a thumping 3-0 victory over Lufita United FC at the Karonga Community ground in a Simama Premier League match played on Wednesday. Quick fire goals from the in form striker, Antony Mfune after 25 seconds, ...

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PARIS ONE CONQUERS NORTHERN REGION POOL TOURNEY

NEWS | SPORTS By Madalitso Phiri (Senior News Analyst) The Mzuzu based Paris one Pool Club has emerged as this year’s Champions of Carlsberg Cup Pool tournament at regional level after seeing off Paris Two Pool club in an interesting affair played over the weekend. Paris One emerged knocked off their brothers by three goals to nil to walk away ...

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