African Milling Ltd Reduces The Price Of Mealie Meal From K159 to K136

African Milling Ltd Reduces The Price Of Mealie Meal From K159 to K136

African Milling Limited has with immediate effect reduced the prices of mealie meal from K150 to 130 ex- factory, a top company official has said. The reduction, according to African Milling Sales and Marketing Manager Jomo Matululu is as a result of the tripartite agreement signed between the milling company, grain traders and the Food […]

Govt to Enagage Chieftainess Nkomeshya Over Unruly PF Cadres Behavior at Ceremony

Govt to Enagage Chieftainess Nkomeshya Over Unruly PF Cadres Behavior at Ceremony

Lusaka Province Minister, Bowman Lusambo says government will engage senior Chieftainess Nkomeshya Mukamambo the second, of the soli people over the commotion caused by political cadres at this year’s Chakwela Makumbi traditional ceremony in Chongwe. Addressing the media in Lusaka this morning, Mr. Lusambo said the concerns raised by the Chieftainess will be addressed amicably […]

Chipata City Council Unveils K56million 2020 Budget

Chipata City Council Unveils K56million 2020 Budget

Chipata City Council has unveiled its 56 million kwacha budget for the year 2020. Finance Committee Chairperson Naphitali Banda presented the budget during the Special Council meeting held in the Council Chamber in Chipata today. Mr Banda said that 56 million 4 hundred and 19 thousand and 52 kwacha is the total estimate for the […]

Lightning Kills 5 Family Members

FIVE members of the same family in Gwembe district have died after being struck by lightning as they were in a crop field. And Government will provide logistics for the funeral and subsequent burial of the victims. The family members were seeking shelter in a makeshift structure in their field after it started raining but […]

3 Cops Nabbed For Stealing Excavator

3 Cops Nabbed For Stealing Excavator

THREE police officers have been arrested for allegedly stealing an excavator hydraulic pump, tool box, a heavy-duty battery, diesel and hydraulic oil from a farm in Kasempa district. The officers are among seven people who were apprehended on Saturday as they attempted to sell the alleged stolen items back to the owner in Ndola. According […]

RTSA Extends Working Hours

THE Road Transport and Safety Agency (RTSA) has extended working hours by two hours during this festive season to facilitate payment of road tax. Head of public relations Fredrick Mubanga said in a statement yesterday that during the festive period, RTSA stations countrywide will be open to the public from 08:00 hours to 19:00 hours. […]

Heart Surgeons Save 19 Children

Heart Surgeons Save 19 Children

THE lives of 19 children have been saved through successful heart operations done at the University Teaching Hospitals (UTH) last week. UTH cardiac surgeons partnered 24 specialists from Bambini Mission of Italy last week to operate on the children aged between one and 15 years. UTH cardiac surgeon Chileshe Mutema said in an interview yesterday […]

Two Indian Nationals Acquitted after Failure to Declare $466 At Mwami Border

Two Indian Nationals Acquitted after Failure to Declare $466 At Mwami Border

The Chipata Magistrate Court has released two Indian nationals, who were charged with failure to declare over 466 United States Dollars at Mwami Boarder, after finding them with no case to answer. Principal Resident Magistrate, Humphrey Chitalu, found Patel Ues Abid, 24 and Varagi Salim Yusuf, 42, with no case to answer in a ruling […]

Boss Defends Ritual Murder Suspect

Boss Defends Ritual Murder Suspect

A WITNESS has told the Lusaka High Court that a soldier, Elvis Nyanga, who is accused of being involved in the killing of seven people in Lusaka in 2016, was on duty when the crimes were committed. Colonel Elias Zulu, 45, from the Zambia Army headquarters in Lusaka, told the court that Nyanga was working […]

Dad Impregnated Me, Testifies Girl, 16

Dad Impregnated Me, Testifies Girl, 16

A 16-YEAR-OLD girl of Lusaka has narrated before the Magistrate’s Court that her father allegedly sexually abused her on four occasions and impregnated her. But the suspect wondered why he only saw his purported eight-monthold son for the first time in court, if indeed he is his son. This is in a matter the father […]