Wednesday, 8 February 2012
A football fans leads other supporters during the drumming up of support for Zambia along Freedom Way in Lusaka.
The football supporters caused heavy traffic along the street. Business came to a stand still because some workers wanted to catch a glimpse of the proceedings. Many people are dressed in Zambian national colours.
Zambia faces Ghana in the semi final stage of the African Cup of Nations.
Football fans duck on to a mini bus as they drum up support for the Zambia National Football team along Freedom Way in Lusaka. There is a football frenzy in many towns of Zambia and Lusaka in particular. Ghana faces Zambia to night in the quarter final match of the African Cup of Nations.
Football fans ducking on to a vehicle with the poster "Officer Class One". President Michael Sata has promoted Zambia National Football team captain Christopher Katongo to the rank of Warrant Officer Class One. Katongo is a soldier in the Zambia Army.