Power Tool Gives Life Travel Free Ticket To Baby Born On Board

Power Tool Gives Life Travel Free Ticket To Baby Born On Board

THE birthing of a baby on a passenger bus brought with it a blessing in disguise for a Chibombo mother after a passenger bus she was aboard on presented assorted baby items valued at K7000 and K2000 cash. Pexildah Chalenga, 38, a mother of 6 , gave birth to a bouncy baby boy aboard a […]

‘Let’s Meet At Gonde Lodge’ Kills Young Marriage

A TEXT message which read “Let’s meet at Gonde Lodge at 13:00 hours” was enough for Mabvuto Banda, 35, to lose interest in Doreen Habasimbi, 27, just seven months into their marriage. Banda told the Chawama Local Court that he no longer wants to stay with Habasimbi, who he has since sued for divorce. Banda […]

Wife Who is Sex Starved Ask Court To Reconcile Her With Her Husband

A Kitwe pastor’s wife is seeking to reconcile with her husband who allegedly locks her out of their bedroom, leaving her to sleep in the children’s bedroom whenever he is away in Lusaka. Patricia Chipili, 44, of Chimwemwe, also complained before the local court that her husband, Chilufya Chipili, 48, starves her sexually. In her […]

Legana Alarmist Faces 3-Years In Jail

Legana Alarmist Faces 3-Years In Jail

POLICE in Lusaka have charged 19-year-old Luyando Kopakopa with criminal libel and faces up to three years in prison if convicted. Luyando, a clinical medicine student has produced and circulated videos in which she accuses Legana Investments Limited of stuffing their sausage with a condom and human flesh. After Legana Investments Limited sued her for […]

Police Detain Legana Meats Accuser

Police Detain Legana Meats Accuser

POLICE yesterday  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 Meat Products […]

CBU Reduces Students’ Damage Charge From K1,500 to K150

CBU Reduces Students’ Damage Charge From K1,500 to K150

CBU reduces students’ damage charge from K1,500 to K150 THE Copperbelt University (CBU) management has rescinded its decision to charge students K1500 for damages they caused during riots. The students will now pay K150 each. CBU academics union President Derrick Ntalasha confirmed the development. This comes after intervention from Minister of Higher Education Brian Mushimba. […]

Malawian Witchdoctor In Court For Murder Of ZNS Clinic Counsellor

Malawian Witchdoctor In Court For Murder Of ZNS Clinic Counsellor

Malawian witchdoctor in court for murder of ZNS Clinic counsellor A MALAWIAN witchdoctor has appeared in the Lusaka Magistrates’ Court accused of murdering a Zambia National Service (ZNS) counsellor at Makeni Clinic 29-year-old Abu Phiri who stays and operates in 10 Miles area appeared before Magistrate Martha Miti yesterday alongside his co-accused Saviour Daka 30, […]

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 […]

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.