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September 22, 2017 1:57 PM Shepolopolo to fight for COSAFA bronze after giving away a 3-0 lead

Shepolopolo will on Saturday fight for the 2017 COSAFA Women’s Championship bronze against guests Kenya after failing to reach the final. Zambia failed to storm the COSAFA Cup final on Thursday after losing to South Africa 5-3 on penalties following a 3-3 draw in 90 minutes. The Zambian women gave away a 3-0 lead less than 15 minutes away from full time before 3

September 22, 2017 5:49 AM There's no apocalypse Saturday, but there is reason to worry

YouTube prophets claim the end of days is Sept. 23 when a nonexistent planet will supposedly smack into us. Meanwhile, a very real threat exists. The latest end-of-the-world prophecies tell us that our doom gets underway this Saturday, Sept. 23. Almost everything about these predictions is wrong and at the same time, not far off from a very real threat 1

September 21, 2017 9:47 AM Mental health during and after pregnancy

Often, clinic/hospital check-ups during and after pregnancy focus mostly on the physical changes of the mother and child. The mental health of the mothers is rarely actively investigated. This neglect has dire consequences for the mother because pregnancy can trigger episodes of mental illness, and childbirth can lead to postnatal mental illnesses. Also, active 2

September 19, 2017 2:00 AM Starlets beat Swazis to book Zimbabwe in COSAFA semi

NAIROBI, Kenya, Sep 18- Mercy Achieng’s sublime 89th minute goal handed Kenya’s Harambee Starlets a 1-0 win over Swaziland to book a date with hosts Zimbabwe in the semi-final of the COSAFA Women’s Championship on Thursday. The game was seemingly headed for a barren draws, but Achieng’ who had a goal previously overlooked ensured that Starlets finished 6

September 19, 2017 2:00 AM Stylish Starlets turn on the style, guards perfect record

A second string Women National Football team, Harambee Starlets beat Swaziland by a solitary goal on Monday to book a date with the host nation Zimbabwe in the second semi-final of the ongoing Council of Southern Africa Football Associations (COSAFA) tournament in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe. Head Coach Richard Kanyi made a record eight changes to the team that thrashed 6

September 18, 2017 3:16 PM Banyana cling to hope for Cosafa Women’s Cup

Banyana Banyana is through to the semi-finals of the Council of Southern Africa Football Association (Cosafa) Women's Cup, but they will be concerned that their overall performance thus far in the tournament has been poor. The South African senior national women's team played to a one-all draw against Botswana in the final group stage match at the Luveve 6

September 18, 2017 1:40 PM Harambee Starlets U-20 draw with Ethiopia in World Cup qualifiers

The national Under-20 women’s football team continues to register good results in the 2018 FIFA, World Cup qualifiers after sharing spoils with hosts Ethiopia, at the Hawassa International Stadium in Addis Ababa. The team came from two goals down to draw 2-2 draw with Ethiopia in the first leg match of the first round Sunday evening. Kenya qualified 7

September 18, 2017 8:27 AM Banyana and Zambia secure semi-final spots

Zambia and South Africa sealed their place in the semi-finals of the 2017 Cosafa Women’s Championship in Bulawayo on Sunday with contrasting results. Hosts Zimbabwe, however, will have to wait to learn their fate after being held by Malawi. Zambia finished top of Group A with a comprehensive 7-1 victory over Madagascar, while South Africa were held 1-1 by Botswana 6

September 18, 2017 6:45 AM Starlets U20 hold Ethiopia in WCup Qualifier

NAIROBI, Kenya, Sep 17 – The national Under-20 women’s football team came from behind to score two late vital away goals as they held Ethiopia to a 2-2 draw in a FIFA Under-20 Women’s World Cup Qualifier in Hawassa. Skipper Corazon Aquino scored from the penalty spot in the 86th minute before Maureen Khakasa equalised with a stoppage time goal to redeem 7

September 18, 2017 2:56 AM Mighty Warriors hang precariously

The Mighty Warriors progression to the next round of the Cosafa Women’s Championships now depends on a match pitting Kenya and Swaziland this afternoon after Zimbabwe played out a draw against Malawi yesterday. If Kenya beat Swaziland, then Zimbabwe qualifies by being the best runners-up. Zambia sailed through to the semi-finals after finishing Group 2