Police Detain Legana Sausages Accuser

Police Detain Legana Sausages Accuser

POLICE in Lusaka have detained 19-year-old Luyando Kopakopa who is accusing Legana Meat Products of putting foreign objects in their sausages. Luyando’s first accusation appeared on Facebook last week claiming she had found a condom in Legana sausage she had bought a few days before. Her accusations were widely dismissed by the public including Legana […]

ZEMA Urged to Expedite Approval Process For Setting a Pineapple Plant In Mwinilunga

ZEMA Urged to Expedite Approval Process For Setting a Pineapple Plant In Mwinilunga

Mwinilunga Member of Parliament Newton Samakayi has urged the Zambia environmental management agency –zema- to expedite the approval processes for setting up a pineapple processing plant in the area. Mr Samakayi tells Phoenix Business that the industrial development corporation –IDC- was this year expected to commence the setting up of a $4 million pineapple processing […]

Sinkamba: Increase In Number Of Shopping Malls Contributing to Weak Currency

Sinkamba: Increase In Number Of Shopping Malls Contributing to Weak Currency

Green Party leader Peter Sinkamba has charged that the increase in the number of shopping malls in the country has contributed to the weakening of the local currency. Mr Sinkamba explains that most products stocked in these malls are imported from countries like South Africa, which has negatively affected businesses of local suppliers. In an […]

Crooked Grandpa Jailed Over Plot

Crooked Grandpa Jailed Over Plot

A 74-YEAR-OLD Lusaka man’s plea to be exempted from going to prison on account of old age could not prevent a magistrate from imposing a three-year jail term on him for swindling an accountant out of K250,000 under the pretext that he had land for sale. Before sending Peter Manda to jail, Lusaka magistrate Felix […]

Mother Jailed 12 months For Dumping Baby In Pit Latrine

Mother Jailed 12 months For Dumping Baby In Pit Latrine

THE Mongu High Court has sentenced a 24-year-old woman of Mongu to 12 months simple imprisonment for attempted infanticide. Lusaka judge Justice Sharon Newa sent Kapanda Ngongolo to the correctional facility for a year for attempting to kill her child, who she dumped in a pit latrine. Ngongolo pleaded guilty to the offence.

NSCZ To Sponsor Mambwe In Draught World Cup

NSCZ To Sponsor Mambwe In Draught World Cup

National Sports Council of Zambia – NSCZ through the ministry of Sports and child development have agreed to sponsor Lukanga Mambwe to participate in Draught world Championship. NSCZ Acting general Secretary Raphael Mulenga says this to ensure a representative from Zambia will be able to reap medals. Mulenga says the Draught association failed to raise […]

Vedanta Appeals Against Refusal To Halt KCM Liquidation

Vedanta Appeals Against Refusal To Halt KCM Liquidation

Vedanta Resources Holdings has appealed to the Court of Appeal, against the Lusaka High Court’s refusal to stay the winding-up proceedings and refer parties to arbitration. It has further asked the Lusaka High Court to stay the Winding-up proceedings pending determination of its appeal. According to a Memorandum of appeal filed in the Court of […]

Manyinga Girl Becomes Blind Overnight, Calls For Help

Manyinga Girl Becomes Blind Overnight, Calls For Help

Dreams might be crushed by many reasons, we may feel its the end of the world for us and eventually give up. unusual things happen within a blink of an eye. But, then what can we do when we are unable ? This is a story of Sarah Luwaya 14 years of age born from […]

LAZ President Mwitwa To Sue Tutwa For Defamation

LAZ President Mwitwa To Sue Tutwa For Defamation

LAZ president Eddie Mwitwa has threatened to take legal action against Patriotic Front Deputy Chief Whip Tutwa Ngulube for accusing him of being sponsored by the UPND to fight government over LAZ’s petition on the Constitutional amendment Bill 10 of 2019. Mr. Mwitwa says he has already instructed his lawyers to issue a demand letter […]

Man Stabbed To Death Over Fornication Space In Chingola

Man Stabbed To Death Over Fornication Space In Chingola

A-24-year old man of Chingola has been stabled to death by his friend for refusing to leave space of a shared room for him to do fornication with his girlfriend. Mwape Sukumanga of 25 Monze Rd Maiteneke, Chiwempala Township went home after a drinking spree with his girlfriend to the one roomed house he rented […]