Nkandu meets FIFA chief 


MINISTER of Sports Youth and Arts Elvis Nkandu attended the colorful and historical official opening of the 2023 FIFA Women’s World Cup in Auckland, New Zealand.

Nkandu said he was delighted to have met FIFA President Gianni Infantino who recognized the efforts Zambia was making in supporting the development of women’s football.

The minister is in New Zealand to witness Zambia make history at the World Cup where they will compete in Group C with Japan, Spain, and Costa Rica.

Meanwhile, Zambia Sports Fans Association patron Peter Makembo has challenged the Copper Queens to make the country proud as they represent over 20 million Zambians at the global showpiece.

Makembo also hailed President Hakainde Hichilema for motivating the Copper Queens with a virtual call that boosted their confidence.


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