‘I am Ten Times Stronger’ – HH

‘I am Ten Times Stronger’ – HH

Freed UPND President Hakainde Hichilema says his brutal arrest and detention has made him ten times stronger. He says nobody who understands that what they stand for is correct can get intimidated because of incarceration. And Mr. Hichilema has paid tribute to the Zambia Conference of Catholic Bishops (ZCCB) for the role they have played […]

GBM Acquitted on Chisokone Malicious Damage Case

GBM Acquitted on Chisokone Malicious Damage Case

UPND vice president Geoffrey Bwalya Mwamba has been acquitted of two counts of malicious damage to property and assault. Kitwe Magistrate Malota Phiri acquitted Mwamba popularly known as GBM who is facing a litany of court cases. GBM posted a celebratory note on his Facebook wall which we reproduce below. Full posting: AQUITTED. ONE DOWN […]

Lungu: HIV Testing Now Mandatory, VCT Flashed Out

Lungu: HIV Testing Now Mandatory, VCT Flashed Out

THE MINISTRY of Health has replaced the National HIV Voluntary Counselling and Testing (VCT) with HIV Testing, Counselling and Treatment (HTCT) day on its calendar of events to be commemorated every year. HIV Testing, Counseling and Treatment is now compulsory in Zambia; that is the official policy and there is no debate about it. The […]

35 JERABOS Plead Guilty For Criminal Trespass

35 JERABOS Plead Guilty For Criminal Trespass

35 youths suspected to be illegal miners commonly known as Jerabos from Kitwe’s Wusakile and Chamboli Townships have pleaded guilty to criminal trespass in the Kitwe Magistrate court. The group whose ages range between 17 and 30 years old were charged with criminal trespass contrary to the laws of Zambia. Particulars of the offence were […]

Sumaili Encourages Zambians To Pray

Sumaili Encourages Zambians To Pray

National Guidance and Religious Affairs Minister Godfridah Sumaili says Prayer has the ability to revive and enhance the country’s developmental agenda. Reverend Sumaili says the country should deal with some of its challenges through prayers and Christian activities. Speaking at the gospel musical concert of renowned American Pastor and Gospel Musician Donnie McClurkin at Woodlands […]

ZRA Collects K1.9bn From Tax Debt

The Zambia Revenue Authority (ZRA) says it has collected K1.9 billion from the tax debt out of which K719.22 million is directly attributed to the tax Amnesty on interest and penalties. ZRA Commission General Kingsley Chanda has told a media briefing that the K719.22 million collected as at 31st July, 2017 has been largely been […]

Nkana Deny NAPSA Top Spot

Nkana Deny NAPSA Top Spot

NAPSA Stars suffered a major setback when they failed to reclaim the MTN FAZ League leadership after going down 1-0 on Saturday at Nkana Stadium in Wusakile. Napsa are winless in the previous five matches after recording Two defeats and drawing Three matches. Nkana could have taken a lead on 6th minute when Jacob Ngulube […]

Lusaka Youth gets 1 year Jail Term for Stealing 2 Bibles From Pick n Pay

Lusaka Youth gets 1 year Jail Term for Stealing 2 Bibles From Pick n Pay

A LUSAKA youth has been convicted and sentenced to a year imprisonment with hard labour for stealing two Bibles valued at K479 from Pick n Pay. Jeff Chiyoya, 22, of Misisi compound was charged with theft contrary to the Laws of Zambia. When the matter came up for plea before magistrate Rachael Mwansa, Chiyoya admitted […]

Businessman In Court For Killing Wife, Her Lover

Businessman In Court For Killing Wife, Her Lover

A LUSAKA businessman Peter Siwale who allegedly shot dead his wife and her lover failed to appear in court yesterday for explanation of the murder charge because he was not taken to court. The allegation in the first count is that Siwale, 33 of Meanwood area in Lusaka on July 27 murdered Charity Namukoko. It […]