Zambian president Edgar Lungu has come to the rescue of Nkana FC.
Despite them been the most successful league club in Zambia Nkana FC are struggling financially. To the extent that the country president had to donate 2.1 million kwacho which is approximately US115, 000.
The financial support has help the club carter for their travel expense to Angola ahead of their CAF Champions league 2nd round second leg encounter against Petro Atletico from Angola. And also help in settling players backdated salaries.
Nkana FC and Petro de Luanda lock horns tomorrow. The first leg encounter in Zambia end 1-1 a fortnight ago.