The Football Association of Zambia (FAZ) has conferred life membership status on football legends Peter Kaumba and Jericho Shinde with Lusaka Dynamos strongman Hanif Adams, accomplished veteran administrator and former FIFA referee Katongo Kabungo and Zambia Sports Fans Association president Pastor Peter Makembo also joining the elite club.
During the 2019 FAZ Annual General Meeting (AGM) held at Mulungushi International Conference Centre, the five were inducted into Zambia’s football greats club.
FAZ president Andrew Kamanga explained that honorary and life membership status was conferred pursuant Article 19 of the constitution.
Kamanga said membership was conferred on administrators, football greats and any other personalities that may have contributed toward the development of the game.
The motion was moved by Durham Chibuye from Muchinga while Mark Silimi of Kansanshi Dynamos seconded the motion.
Among the notable life members present at the AGM were former Aston Villa star Fred Mwila, Lewis Shambulo, Michael Milner, Simon Kaodi, Joseph Mapulanga and Jim Chongo.