Man Who Defiled Step Daughter Jailed 20 Years

Man Who Defiled Step Daughter Jailed 20 Years

26-Year-old man of Ndola will spend the next 20 years in incarceration with hard labour for defiling his seven-year-old step-daughter. Ndola High Court judge-in-charge Emelia Sunkutu handed down the sentence on Patrick Chipoka after she established that the ingredients of the offence were properly proved by the prosecution before the magistrate’s court. In this matter, […]

Woman Abandons Marriage, Divorces Violent Hubby

Woman Abandons Marriage, Divorces Violent Hubby

A twenty six year old wife of Zambia township has alleged before the Garneton Local Court that her husband slept in his car for five months after he informed her of his intentions to marry another woman. Naomi Tembo was testifying in a case in which her husband, Cassius Matipa, 34, sued her for divorce […]

Husband Dragged To Court For Denying Wife Sex

Husband Dragged To Court For Denying Wife Sex

A Kitwe wife could not hold back her emotions as she testified how her husband of five years has allegedly been sexually starving her on the basis that he no longer feels attracted to her. Helen Chilembo, 31, was testifying in a case in which her husband, Michael Mulenga, 31, sued her for divorce on […]

WHO CARE!!!

By Martin Mwango Who cares is the very question we have to ask ourselves as Citizens of Zambia today. The Care for Our Common Home Zambia is the most cardinal thing in our lives as Zambians. We have appeal to our Civic and Spiritual Leaders to stand up and defend us from the POLITICIANS who […]

Fatal Accident At Muzoka

Fatal Accident At Muzoka

At least four people have died  while several others have been  seriously injured after a fatal accident that occurred at at Muzoka. The accident involved  a minibus which was carrying New Apostolic members from Kapiri Mposhi  to Livingstone which  collided  head-on with a Tractor  and also involved was a  truck. MTSRIP

Zambia Sugar Sued For Wrongful Imprisonment

Zambia Sugar Sued For Wrongful Imprisonment

Zambia Sugar Plc has been sued for wrongful imprisonment of Abdul Suppliers and General Dealers Limited managing director Adul Uwayezu. The company and its director are claiming damages for wrongful imprisonment of Mr Uwayezu which allegedly caused humiliation after Zambia Sugar accused him of selling counterfeit sugar. Abdul Suppliers and General Dealers Limited is the […]

80,000 HIV-Positive CB Residents Not On ART

80,000 HIV-Positive CB Residents Not On ART

More  than 80, 000 people living with HIV on the Copperbelt are not on antiretroviral therapy (ART), the Ministry of Health has said. Speaking during the provincial epidemics preparedness meeting yesterday, Copperbelt director of health Alex Makupe said the ministry is expected to place 260, 000 HIV-positive people in the province on ART by 2021. […]

Undi Bans Sexual Initiations

Undi Bans Sexual Initiations

Paramount Chief Kalonga Gawa Undi of the Chewa has banned sexual initiations like spouse exchange, commonly known as cidyerano, among other retrogressive cultural practices. Cidyerano is a sexual practice where men exchange their wives for sexual variety, while ‘Fisi (hyena) concept’ is a sexual exercise in which parents employ a mystery man (hyena) to test […]

Zambia Has 20,000 Nurses Shortfall

Zambia Has 20,000 Nurses Shortfall

Zambia has a deficit of 20,000 nurses. And President Edgar Lungu recently directed the Ministry of Health to improve health service delivery by building more facilities countrywide. Minister of Health Chitalu Chilufya said Government plans to recruit 30, 000 nurses by 2030 to meet the deficit. Dr Chilufya said this on Sunday when he officiated […]