5 Juveniles, Adult In Court For Defiling Two Girls

5 Juveniles, Adult In Court For Defiling Two Girls

FIVE pupils and an adult have appeared in court for allegedly defiling two girls in separate cases. The juveniles, aged between 15 and 17, are alleged to have defiled the girls between November 24, 2018 and May this year in Lusaka. It is alleged in the first case that the four juveniles on November 24, […]

Pupil Narrates Rape

Pupil Narrates Rape

AN EIGHTEEN-YEAR-OLD grade eight pupil at Mansila Community School in Chibolya Township has told a magistrate how three men allegedly raped her and her older sister after threatening to stab them if they screamed for help. This is in a case Jack Ngoma, 29, of Chibolya is accused of having carnal knowledge of a girl […]

I Didn’t Assault My wife Says MP

I Didn’t Assault My wife Says MP

CHIFUBU Member of Parliament Frank Ng’ambi has pleaded not guilty to assaulting his wife. This is in a case Ng’ambi is charged with assault. Particulars of the offence are that Ng’ambi, 58, on June 7, this year, in Ndola, assaulted Agnes Ng’ambi. When the matter came up yesterday for plea before Ndola Resident Magistrate Chinga […]

Statements Of Results To Be Accessed Electronically- ECZ

Statements Of Results To Be Accessed Electronically- ECZ

THE Examinations Council of Zambia (ECZ) will no longer spend K4 million on the printing of statements of results because the document will now be accessed electronically. And ECZ will now award the status of examination centres to all schools recognised by the Ministry of General Education. Addressing journalists in Lusaka yesterday, ECZ director Michael […]

Firms Invited To Resume KCM Business

Firms Invited To Resume KCM Business

Copperbelt Minister Japhen Mwakalombe has urged companies which supply copper concentrates to Konkola Copper Mines (KCM) to resume business with the mine. Mr Mwakalombe yesterday held a meeting with management at KCM where he was assured that the smelter is operating effectively and is not affected by the contaminated diesel. “Those who supply the mine […]

Pregnant Woman Jailed 5 Years For ‘Frying’ Child

Pregnant Woman Jailed 5 Years For ‘Frying’ Child

The Livingstone Magistrate’s Court has sentenced a 30-yearold mother to five years simple imprisonment for dipping her daughter’s hand in hot cooking oil for getting a 50 ngwee coin. This is in a case Catherine Kapeshi, a stone crusher, of Ngwenya Township in Livingstone is charged with assault on a child. On June 3, this […]

Pamela Nowhere To Be Seen

LAW enforcement agencies have made no headway five days after a Barclays Bank employee, Pamela Gondwe vanished into thin air with US$400,000 (about K5.3 million). Some sources spoken to from security wings said the incident was reported on Monday but no information leading to the arrest of Ms Gondwe has come up yet. And Bankers […]

Kabanshi Appears In Court For Corruption & Abuse Of Office

Kabanshi Appears In Court For Corruption & Abuse Of Office

FORMER Minister of Community Development and Social Services, Emerine Kabanshi, has appeared in the Lusaka Magistrate Court, in a matter she was arrested for alleged abuse of authority of office by a combined Anti-Corruption Commission and Drug Enforcement Commission team. Ms Kabanshi, 54, a politician of Kanakantapa area in Chongwe, appeared before Chief Resident Magistrate […]