A FORTY-FIVE-year-old man of Linda township in Lusaka has alleged before the Chawama local court that he found his two nephews fighting for his wife. Isaac Cheelo told magistrate Lewis Mumba that he did not know that his wife had an affair with one of his nephew, Patson, until he found.
GOVERNMENT officials in Siavonga have bowed to pressure from villagers in Chimata village in Chief Sinadambwe’s area to allow a witch-hunt at a “haunted” public school. Moonga Middle Basic School remains closed one week after Government schools re-opened for the first term because about 20 pupils have been behaving in a strange manner, as if […]
MOPANI Copper Mines (MCM) chief executive officer Chris Vermeulen has assured Government that there will be no retrenchments at the mine as a result of the new tax regime for the mining sector. And MCM chairman and director Moses Chilangwa says the mine’s approach is to dialogue whenever it has matters to deal with Government.
A 21-YEAR-OLD woman of Chongwe has been arrested in Katete for allegedly stealing a one-week-old baby from her step-mother. And a riot erupted in Chipata’s Mchini township on Thursday after a six-year-old girl was reported to have been defiled and strangled to death by a local man.
The alleged offences were committed between March and June last year. When the matter came up for beginning of trial yesterday before Magistrate Faides Hamaundu, the pupils testified that Munyinya allegedly used to give them K2 to buy popcorn. The children told the court that after giving them money, the suspect would ask them to […]
Chilufya Explains Why He Made Changes At HPCZ, ‘HPCZ Would Close A Mission Hospital Over A Fire Extinguisher’
Government was compelled to implement administrative changes at the Health Professional Council of Zambia [HPCZ] because of alleged unethical conduct of some officials in the running of the institution, Minister of Health Chitalu has said. On Wednesday, Dr Chilufya removed Sekelani Banda from the position of board chairperson of HPCZ and replaced him with Ministry […]
Grandmother of Richard Zulu, the three-year-old boy who was embedded with 44 needles, Alice Shawa says the police should compel the child’s mother to reveal the person who allegedly implanted the sharp instruments in the toddler’s body. Richard’s mother, Rosemary Jere, said she wants the police to ensure that the person who embedded the needles […]
PRESS RELEASE As it conducts tests on them to ascertain the content before allowing the trucks to transit to a neighboring country LUSAKA, ZAMBIA-The National Biosafety Authority (NBA) last week halted the transiting of grains suspected to contain genetically modified organisms from a neighboring country. The Authority collected samples and subjected them to laboratory […]
Loveness Mwale, wife of Edwin Kabasiya, the police officer who allegedly shot and killed his colleague, was on Wednesday night brought back to Lusaka from Mongu, and has reunited with her family. Police officers picked up Ms Mwale last week to help them with investigations on the whereabouts of constable Kabasiya, who has been on […]
ADMINISTRATORS of late Minister of Gender Victoria Kalima’s estates have asked the High Court to allow them to sell some of her assets to enable them to settle the debt she left. Mutiyo Kalima and Alice Kalima have filed an application in the Lusaka High Court to sell some of Ms Kalima’s properties.